Esplanade and National Arts Council Chief Executive Officer Benson Puah diagnosed with cancer


SINGAPORE, 28 May 2012 – Chief Executive Officer Benson Puah of The Esplanade Co Ltd and the National Arts Council (NAC) was diagnosed with lymphoma on Thursday, 24 May 2012.


This is a type of cancer that begins in the immune system cells called lymphocytes.

Mr Puah starts treatment for this condition today for the next 16 weeks.


He will continue with his duties at Esplanade and NAC as normally as his condition will allow him to.


Operations at Esplanade and NAC continue to function as usual.