—(1) The Authority shall, with the approval of the Minister, appoint a Chief Executive on such terms and conditions as the Authority may determine.
(2) The Chief Executive —
shall be known by such designation as may be conferred on him by any written law or as the Authority may determine;
shall be responsible to the Authority for the proper administration and management of its functions and affairs in accordance with all policies laid down by the Authority; and
shall not be removed from office without the consent of the Minister.
(3) If the Chief Executive is temporarily absent from Singapore, or is temporarily unable to perform his duties by reason of illness or otherwise, another person may be appointed by the Authority to act in the place of the Chief Executive during any such period of absence from duty.
(4) The Authority may, from time to time, appoint such other officers, employees, consultants or agents as it thinks fit for the effective performance of its functions.