Board of Directors

Executive Directors

TAN Teng Hong (Chairman & CEO)

TAN Teng Hong, aged 41, holds a Bachelor’s degree of Economics, triple majoring in Finance, Banking and Economics from the University of Western Australia. Mr. Tan is a member of the board of director of Banque de Développement de Guinée of Republic of Guinea. He also worked in a number of global reputable financial institutions’ offices in Singapore and Hong Kong, engaging in securities research and private banking.

GOH Hoon Leum

GOH Hoon Leum, aged 66, joined the Group in March 2013. Mr. Goh has a Bachelor's degree in Land Economics from University of Technology, Sydney and a Master's degree in Property from University of Newcastle, Australia. He is the fellow member of Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers and a member of Australia Property Institute. Presently Mr. Goh is the Chief Investment Officer, Property of Damo Resources (Singapore) Pte Ltd. He is an independent non-executive director of Wellcall Holdings Berhad, a company listed on the Bursa Malaysia, the Malaysian Stock Exchange. He has more than 35 years of experience in construction, property development consultancy and real estate investment. He specialized in property development management advisory and he is a licensed Appraiser in Lands & Buildings. Mr Goh is also an accredited Resident Technical Officer (Building and Civil Engineering Works) of Singapore. He was conferred a Public Service Medal (PBM) in 1996 by the President of The Republic of Singapore.

Independent Non-executive Directors

YONG Peng Tak

YONG Peng Tak, aged 48, joined the Group in April 2011. Mr. Yong has been the chief executive officer in Fortress Capital Asset Management (M) Sdn. Bhd. in Malaysia since 2002. Mr. Yong obtained his Bachelor's degree in Accountancy in Nanyang Technological Institute, The National University of Singapore in 1990. He obtained his Master's degree in Business Administration from the Imperial College, University of London in 1994. Mr. Yong is also a chartered financial analyst with the CFA Institute in the United States of America and a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore.

ER Kwong Wah

ER Kwong Wah, aged 70, joined the Group in July 2014. Mr. Er obtained a Bachelor's degree with First-Class Honors in Electrical Engineering at the University of Toronto, Canada, in 1970 and a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Manchester Business School, University of Manchester in 1978. Mr. Er was a civil servant of the Republic of Singapore ("Singapore") Government for 27 years and had served in various ministries such as the Ministry of Defense, the Public Service Commission, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Community Development. He held Permanent Secretary appointment at the Ministry of Education from 1987 to 1994 and at the Ministry of Community Development until his retirement in 1998. Even after his retirement from the Singapore civil service, he was actively involved in the education sector as a governor of United World College of South East Asia, a trustee of SIM University, and a Governor of Raffles Institution. At present, he holds the position of Executive Director, East Asia Institute of Management.

During his term in the Singapore Government Service, he held numerous additional appointments. These include Council Member of the National University of Singapore; Board Member of Singapore Polytechnic, and Ngee Ann Polytechnic; Member, Board of Trustee, Institute of South East Asian Studies; Deputy Chairman of Singapore Sports Council; Board Director of several Temasek linked companies.

As at today, Mr. Er is an Independent Director of various companies listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited including COSCO Corporation (S) Ltd, CFM Holdings Ltd, China Essence Group Ltd, Eucon Holding Ltd, GKE Corporation Ltd, China Oilfield Technology Services Group Ltd and China Sky Chemical Fiber Co., Ltd.

He was conferred the Public Administration Medal (Gold) by the Singapore Government and the Commandeur dans l'Ordre des Palmes Academiques by the Government of France in 1990 and 1991 respectively. He was also conferred the Public Service Medal (2004) and the Public Service Star (2009) by the Government of Singapore for his contributions in serving the community. In 2013, he was a recipient of the Service to Education Award from the Ministry of Education in Singapore.

ZHENG Jian Peng

ZHENG Jian Peng, aged 33, holds a Master of Law in International Economic Law degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the Open University of Hong Kong. He is currently studying a Doctorate degree in Business Administration at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Mr. Zheng is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Mr. Zheng has auditing experience in two international accounting firms and directorship experience in several listed companies.  Mr. Zheng was the financial controller of China Fortune Investments (Holding) Limited (formerly known as China Public Healthcare (Holding) Limited) (HKEx code: 8116) (a company listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Stock Exchange”)) for the period from 1 March 2010 to 31 March 2012.  Mr. Zheng was  an executive director and the chief executive officer of a PRC based property developing company for the period from April 2012 to October 2014. From January 2014 to April 2014 and from April 2014 to October 2014, Mr. Zheng was a non-executive director and executive director of Sing Pao Media Enterprises Limited  (HKEx code: 8010) (a company incorporated in the Cayman Islands with limited liability whose issued shares were formerly listed on the Stock Exchange) respectively.   From October 2014 to June 2016, Mr. Zheng was an executive director of Global Strategic Group Limited (HKEx code: 8007) (a company listed on the Stock Exchange). Mr. Zheng is currently an executive director of China Oil Gangran Energy Group Holdings Limited (HKEx code: 8132).


CHUNG Yuk Lun, aged 56, is a fellow member of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, an associate member of The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and an Associate Chartered Accountants (England and Wales). Mr. Chung has over 20 years’ experience in finance and investment. Currently, Mr. Chung is an independent non-executive director of China Innovative Finance Group Limited, a company whose shares are listed on the Stock Exchange with the stock code 412. Mr. Chung was an executive director of Fresh Express Delivery Holdings Group Co., Limited (Stock Code: 1175) for the period from 15 July 2016 to 1 December 2016, an executive director of Hengten Networks Group Limited (formerly known as Mascotte Holdings Limited) (Stock Code: 136) for the period from 7 May 2014 to 26 October 2015, an independent non-executive director of Rentian Technology Holdings Limited (formerly known as Forefront Group Limited) (Stock Code: 885) for the period from 26 April 2007 to 31 October 2015, an independent non-executive director of Dragonite International Limited (Stock Code: 329) for the period from 14 April 2010 to 2 September 2014, an independent non-executive director of Freeman Fintech Corporation Limited (formerly known as Freeman Financial Corporation Limited) (Stock Code: 279) for the period from 7 August 2013 to 21 June 2016, and an executive director of Imagi International Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 585) for the period from 1 May 2016 to 15 June 2016.