Mr. Chen Wei Ping
Mr. Chen was appointed as our Director on 21 August 2002 and has been Executive Chairman of our Company since March 2003. Mr. Chen is instrumental in developing and steering our Group’s corporate directions and strategies. Mr. Chen is responsible for the effective management of business relations with our strategic partners. In addition, Mr. Chen spearheaded the listing of our Company’s shares on the SGX-ST on 23 February 2004 and on the SEHK on 6 October 2010. Mr. Chen has more than thirty years of management experience and holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from Jilin Finance & Trade College (PRC) as well as a Master Degree in Economics from Jilin University (PRC).
Mr. Chew Hwa Kwang, Patrick
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Chew is a founding member of our Group and is our Chief Executive Officer who is responsible for the overall operations and finance of our Group and its financial well-being. Mr. Chew is responsible for identifying future business opportunities and services which our Group may provide to drive future growth. Mr. Chew is also in charge of overseeing the day-to-day management of our Group as well as our Group’s strategic and business development. Mr. Chew has served as our Executive Director since November 2000 and played a major role in the listing of our Company’s shares on the SGX-ST on 23 February 2004 and on the SEHK on 6 October 2010. Mr. Chew has more than thirty years of management experience.
Mr Chew was conferred the “Best CEO Award” by Singapore Corporate Awards in 2014.
Mr. Chan Soo Sen
Independent Non-Executive Director
Chairman of Remuneration Committee
Member of Audit Committee and Nominating Committee
Mr. Chan was appointed as an Independent Non- Executive Director on 29 June 2006. Mr. Chan was a Minister of State and had served in several ministries including the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Trade and Industry and Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports. Before entering the political scene, Mr. Chan started up the China-Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park as the founding CEO in 1994, laying the foundation and framework for infrastructure and utilities development. Mr. Chan holds a Master of Management Science from the University of Stanford, United States of America and is a director of a few listed companies in Singapore and an Adjunct Professor in the Nanyang Technological University.
Dr. Xu Wei Dong
Independent Non-Executive Director
Chairman of Nominating Committee
Member of Audit and Remuneration Committee
Dr. Xu was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director on 17 March 2010. Dr. Xu is currently a professor and a PhD supervisor of the School of Law, Jilin University (PRC). Dr. Xu graduated from the School of Law (formerly known as the Law Department), Jilin University (PRC) with a Bachelor Degree in 1982. He obtained a Master Degree in law in 1989 and a Doctoral Degree in economics in 2002, both from Jilin University (PRC). Between June 2000 and December 2004, Dr. Xu served as the Deputy Dean of the School of Law, Jilin University. He was promoted to become the Dean of the School of Law, Jilin University in December 2004 and held such position till December 2008. Dr. Xu concurrently holds senior positions in various law related institutions and organisations. Dr. Xu is the deputy chairman of Commercial Law Research Department of the China Law Society, executive director and secretary general of the Legal Education Research Department of the China Law Society, an arbitrator with China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission, and a lawyer with the Changchun Branch of Dacheng Law Office.
Dr. Xu is also a member of the National Legal Profession Examination Coordination Committee; a member of the Advisory Committee of the Changchun Municipal Government; and a member of the Legislation Advisory Committee of the Heilongjiang Provincial Government. Dr. Xu is currently an independent non-executive director of a company listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
Mr. Tong Din Eu
Lead Independent Director
Chairman of Audit Committee
Member of Nominating and
Mr. Tong was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director and Lead Independent Director of our Company on 8 August 2011 and 14 November 2013 respectively. Mr. Tong holds a Bachelor Degree in Accountancy from the National University of Singapore and passed the examinations to be a CFA. Mr. Tong has many years of experience in corporate finance and had advised many regional initial public offerings and merger & acquisitions transactions.