Board of Directors

Mr Ng joined the board on 1 March 2012. He was appointed Chairman of SIF on 1 May 2015 while remaining as a Non-Executive and Independent Director, and is a member of the Nominating and Risk Management Committees.

A veteran banker with over 40 years of extensive experience, Mr Ng has served in various senior positions with local and international financial institutions. He started his banking career in Citibank in 1971. From 1988 to 1997, he was the Executive Vice President of OCBC Bank, Singapore, in charge of its International Banking and Financial Institutions business. In 1998, he was appointed the Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of OCBC Bank, Malaysia. He was a Managing Director at JP Morgan Chase from 1999 to 2002, a Managing Director and subsequently a Senior Advisor at UBS AG. from 2003 to 2008.

Mr Ng holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History from the University of Singapore (now National University of Singapore).

Mr Lee has served as Director of SIF since 20 February 1989 and was appointed its Managing Director / CEO in January 1997. He chairs the Loan Committee and is also a member of the Nominating and Risk Management Committees.

He was appointed the Director of the company's subsidiary, Sing Investments & Finance Nominees (Pte.) Ltd in October 1983. Mr Lee is also a Non-Executive Chairman of Sing Holdings Ltd, a company listed on the SGX MainBoard.

Mr Lee was awarded the Public Service Medal (Pingat Bakti Masyarakat) in 1997 and Public Service Star (Bintang Bakti Masyarakat) in 2007. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Hawaii, Manoa, USA.

Mr Lee joined the company in 1986 and was appointed to the board on 19 March 1997. He was appointed as Deputy Managing Director on 1 July 2010 and is a member of the Loan and Risk Management Committees.

He currently oversees the company's credit documentation & operations, credit control, finance, IT support, product management, HR and tenancy and building maintenance.

Mr Lee also serves in the boards of F.H. Lee Holdings Pte Ltd and Sing Investments & Finance Nominees (Pte.) Ltd. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Hawaii, USA and a Master in Accounting from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.

Dr Yeong joined the board on 19 March 1997. He is the Chairman of the Risk Management Committee and a member of the Remuneration and Loan Committees.

Dr Yeong holds a Ph.D in Management Science from the University of Waterloo, Canada. He had taught in the Business School of the National University of Singapore (NUS) for 21 years before setting up his own businesses in 2001. He is currently an Adjunct Professor at the NUS Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.

Mr Lim joined the board on 1 July 2010. He is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee.

He retired from Baker Tilly TFWLCL, a certified public accounting firm, where he was its founding partner.

Mr Lim holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the National University of Singapore. He is a Fellow of both the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

Mr Seah joined the board on 1 July 2010. He is the Chairman of the Nominating Committee and a member of the Audit Committee.

He previously served as a Director of Texchem-Pack Holdings (S) Ltd, a company listed on the SGX MainBoard.

Mr Seah is in private legal practice and is a founding partner of A. Ang Seah & Hoe.

He holds a LL.B. (Hons) from University of Singapore and obtained a LL.M. in 1978 from Harvard Law School under a Fulbright Scholarship.

Mr Chee joined the board on 1 September 2014. He is the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit Committee.

He previously served as a Director of Keppel Group Human Resource and Executive Director (Human Resources) of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M).

Mr Chee is a qualified accountant, who started as a trainee accountant with Keppel Shipyard in 1970. His career spans across various business units, from offshore and marine to engineering to finance. He held senior management positions in these units and was the Managing Director of Keppel TatLee Finance from 1997 to 2001. He was the General Manager of Keppel's China Business before his appointment in Keppel O&M.

Mr Chee holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Singapore (now National University of Singapore). He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.

Board Committees

Committee Name
Audit
Committee
  • Mr Lim Poh Suan (Chairman)
  • Mr Kim Seah Teck Kim
  • Mr Chee Jin Kiong
Nominating
Committee
  • Mr Kim Seah Teck Kim (Chairman)
  • Mr Ng Tat Pun
  • Mr Lee Sze Leong
Remuneration
Committee
  • Mr Chee Jin Kiong (Chairman)
  • Dr Joseph Yeong Wee Yong
  • Mr Lim Poh Suan
Risk Management
Committee
  • Dr Joseph Yeong Wee Yong (Chairman)
  • Mr Ng Tat Pun
  • Mr Lee Sze Leong
  • Mr Lee Sze Siong
  • Head, Risk Management
  • Head, Product Management
  • Head, Finance
  • Head, Compliance
  • Head, Branches/Treasury