Board & Management

The CapitaLand Board comprises 11 directors of whom 10 are non-executive directors. The Chairman is Mr Ng Kee Choe.

The Board meets regularly, at least once every quarter, to deliberate strategy policies of the Group including significant acquisitions and disposals, approve the annual budget, review the performance of the Group's businesses and approve the release of the quarterly, half-yearly and full-year results.

Board of Directors
  • Mr Ng Kee Choe, 73

    Mr Ng Kee Choe, 73

    Chairman
    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of Singapore

    Date of first appointment as a director: 16 April 2010 
    Date of appointment as Chairman: 1 May 2012 
    Date of last re-election as a director: 18 April 2016 
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 7 years 8 months

    Board committees served on
    – Executive Resource and Compensation Committee (Chairman)
    – Finance and Investment Committee (Chairman)
    – Nominating Committee (Member)

    Present directorships in other listed companies 
    – PT Bank Danamon Indonesia, Tbk (President-Commissioner)

    Present principal commitments 
    (other than directorships in other listed companies)

    – China Development Bank (Member of the International Advisory Council)
    – Fullerton Financial Holdings Pte Ltd (Director)
    – Tanah Merah Country Club (Chairman)
    – Temasek Trust (Member of the Board of Trustees)

    Past directorships in other listed companies held over the preceding three years
    – AusNet Services (Chairman)

    Background and working experience
    – Vice-Chairman of DBS Group Holdings Ltd (DBS)
    – Retired from his executive position in DBS in July 2003 after 33 years of service

    Awards
    – Distinguished Service Award by the Singapore National Trades Union Congress in 2013
    – The Meritorious Service Medal at the Singapore National Day Awards 2012
    – The Public Service Star at the Singapore National Day Awards 2001

  • Mr Lim Ming Yan, 55

    Mr Lim Ming Yan, 55

    Executive Non-Independent Director

    Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) and Economics
    (First Class Honours), University of Birmingham, UK

    Date of first appointment as a director: 1 January 2013
    Date of last re-election as a director: 18 April 2016
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 5 years


    Present principal commitments

    (other than directorships in other listed companies)
    – Business China (Director)
    – Future Economy Council (Member)
    – Shanghai YiDian Holding (Group) Company (Director)
    – Singapore Tourism Board (Member of the Board)
    – Workforce Singapore Agency (Chairman)

    Background and working experience

    – President & Group CEO of CapitaLand Group (From January 2013 to September 2018)
    – Chief Operating Officer of CapitaLand Limited (From May 2011 to December 2012)
    – CEO of The Ascott Limited (From July 2009 to February 2012)
    – CEO of CapitaLand China Holdings Pte Ltd (From July 2000 to June 2009)

    Awards
    – Outstanding Chief Executive (Overseas) at the Singapore Business Awards 2006
    – Magnolia Award by the Shanghai Municipal Government in 2003 and 2005

  • Ms Euleen Goh Yiu Kiang, 63

    Ms Euleen Goh Yiu Kiang, 63

    Non-Executive Independent Director


    Fellow, Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants
    Associate, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
    Associate, London Institute of Banking and Finance
    Member, Chartered Institute of Taxation, UK
    Fellow, Singapore Institute of Directors

    Date of first appointment as a director: 1 October 2011
    Date of last re-election as a director: 24 April 2017
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 6 years 3 months

    Board committees served on
    – Finance and Investment Committee (Member)
    – Risk Committee (Member)

    Present directorships in other listed companies
    – DBS Group Holdings Ltd
    – Royal Dutch Shell plc
    – SATS Ltd (Chairman)

    Present principal commitments
    (other than directorships in other listed companies)

    – Cinnamon College, National University of Singapore (Rector)
    – DBS Bank Ltd (Director)
    – DBS Foundation Ltd (Chairman)
    – Northlight School (Chairman, Board of Governors)
    – Singapore Health Services Pte Ltd (Director) 
    – Singapore Institute of Management (Member of Governing Council)
    – Temasek Trust (Member of the Board of Trustees)

    Background and working experience
    – CEO of Standard Chartered Bank, Singapore
    (From 2001 until March 2006) 
    – Various senior management positions in Standard Chartered 
    Bank, retiring in March 2006 after some 21 years with the Bank

    Awards
    – The Public Service Star at the Singapore National Day Awards 2012
    – Her World Woman of the Year 2005
    – The Public Service Medal at the Singapore National Day Awards 2005

  • Tan Sri Amirsham Bin A Aziz, 67

    Tan Sri Amirsham Bin A Aziz, 67

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Economics (Honours), The University of Malaya
    Certified Public Accountant

    Date of first appointment as a director: 30 July 2012
    Date of last re-election as a director: 30 April 2015
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 5 years 5 months

    Board committees served on
    – Risk Committee (Chairman)
    – Audit Committee (Member)

    Present directorship in other listed companies

    – Bursa Malaysia Berhad (Chairman)

    Present principal commitments
    (other than directorship in other listed company)

    – Financial Services Talent Council (Chairman) 
    – Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Chairman) 
    – Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Director) 
    – RAM Holdings Berhad (Director) 
    – Samling Global Limited (Director) 
    – StarChase Motorsports Limited (Director) 
    – Themed Attractions & Resorts Sdn. Bhd. (Chairman)
    – Wearnes Automotive Pte Limited (Director)

    Background and working experience
    – President & CEO of Malayan Banking Berhad (From 1994 to 2008)
    – Minister in the Malaysian Prime Minister’s Department heading the Economic Planning Unit and Department of Statistics, Malaysia (From March 2008 to April 2009)
    – Chairman of the Malaysian National Economic Advisory Council (From 1 June 2009 to 31 May 2011)

    Awards 
    – Global Hall of Fame by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals 2009
    – Asian Bankers Lifetime Achievement Award 2008

  • Mr Stephen Lee Ching Yen, 71

    Mr Stephen Lee Ching Yen, 71

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University, USA

    Date of first appointment as a director: 1 January 2013
    Date of last re-election as a director: 18 April 2016
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 5 years

    Board committees served on
    – Nominating Committee (Chairman) 
    – Executive Resource and Compensation Committee (Member)

    Present directorships in other listed companies
    – SIA Engineering Company Limited (Chairman)

    Present principal commitments
    (other than directorships in other listed companies)

    – Council of Presidential Advisers (Member) 
    – Dr Goh Keng Swee Scholarship Fund (Board Member) 
    – G2000 Apparel (S) Private Limited (Director) 
    – Great Malaysia Textile Investments Pte Ltd (Managing Director) 
    – Kidney Dialysis Foundation (Director) 
    – NTUC Enterprise Co-operative Limited (Director) 
    – NTUC Income Insurance Co-operative Limited (Chairman) 
    – NTUC-ARU (Administration & Research Unit) (Member of the Board of Trustees)
    – Shanghai Commercial Bank Ltd (Chairman) 
    – Shanghai Commercial & Savings Bank Limited (Managing Director) 
    – Singapore Labour Foundation (Director) 
    – Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited (Director)
    – Tripartite Alliance Limited (Chairman)

    Past directorship in other listed company held over the preceding three years
    – Singapore Airlines Limited (Chairman)

    Background and working experience
    – Chairman of Singapore Airlines Limited (From 2006 - 2016)
    – Chairman of International Enterprise Singapore (From 1995 - 2002)
    – Chairman/Advisor of PSA International Pte Ltd (From 2002 - 2005)
    – Chairman of Singapore Business Federation (From 2002 - 2008)
    – President of Singapore National Employers Federation (From 1988 - 2014)

    Awards
    – The Order of Nila Utama (First Class) at the Singapore National Day Awards 2015
    – The Distinguished Comrade of Labour Award by the Singapore National Trades Union Congress in 2015
    – The Distinguished Service Order at the Singapore National Day Awards 2006
    – The Public Service Star at the Singapore National Day Awards 1998

  • Dr Philip Nalliah Pillai, 70

    Dr Philip Nalliah Pillai, 70

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours), University of Singapore
    LLM and Doctor of Juridical Sciences (SJD), Harvard Law School, USA
    Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore
    Solicitor, England & Wales

    Date of first appointment as a director: 25 April 2014
    Date of last re-election as a director: 24 April 2017
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 3 years 8 months

    Board committees served on
    – Audit Committee (Member)
    – Nominating Committee (Member)

    Present principal commitments
    – Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (Director)
    – SMRT Corporation Ltd (Director)
    – SMRT Trains Ltd (Director)

    Background and working experience
    – Judge of the Supreme Court of Singapore (From June 2010 to December 2012) 
    – Judicial Commissioner (From October 2009 to June 2010) 
    – Member of the Legal Service Commission (From 2007 to 2013) 
    – Joint Managing Partner, Allen & Overy, Shook Lin & Bok JLV (From 2000 to 2008) 
    – Partner and Managing Partner, Shook Lin & Bok, Singapore (From 1986 to 2009) 
    – Over 23 years experience in legal practice specialised in corporate, corporate finance and securities law

    Awards
    – The Public Service Medal at the Singapore National Day Awards 2003

  • Mr Kee Teck Koon, 61

    Mr Kee Teck Koon, 61

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Arts, University of Oxford, UK 
    Master of Arts, University of Oxford, UK

    Date of first appointment as a director: 22 September 2014
    Date of last re-election as a director: 30 April 2015
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 3 years 3 months

    Board committees served on
    – Finance and Investment Committee (Member)
    – Executive Resource and Compensation Committee (Member)

    Present directorship in other listed company
    – Raffles Medical Group Ltd

    Present principal commitments
    (other than directorships in other listed companies)

    – Changi Airports International Pte Ltd (Chairman) 
    – Mandai Safari Park Holdings Pte. Ltd. (Director)
    – Lien Foundation (Director)  
    – NTUC Enterprise Co-operative Limited (Executive Director) 
    – NTUC Income Insurance Co-operative Limited (Deputy Chairman) 
    – Temasek International Advisors Pte Ltd (Corporate Advisor) 

    Background and working experience
    – Retired from his executive positions in CapitaLand Group in July 2009 after 13 years of service

  • Mr Chaly Mah Chee Kheong, 62

    Mr Chaly Mah Chee Kheong, 62

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Commerce, University of Melbourne
    Associate, Institute of Chartered Accountants, Australia
    Fellow, Certified Practising Accountants, Australia
    Fellow, Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants

    Date of first appointment as a director: 1 February 2017
    Date of last re-election as a director: 24 April 2017
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 11 months

    Board committees served on
    – Audit Committee (Chairman) 
    – Risk Committee (Member)

    Present directorship in other listed company
    – Netlink NBN Management Pte Ltd (Manager of Netlink NBN Trust) (Chairman)

    Present principal commitments
    (other than directorships in other listed companies)
    – Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (External Member of Audit Committee)
    – National University of Singapore (Member of the Board of Trustees)
    – National University of Singapore Business School Accounting Advisory Board (Chairman)
    – Singapore Accountancy Commission (Chairman)
    – Singapore Economic Development Board (Director)
    – Singapore Tourism Board (Chairman)

    Background and working experience
    – CEO of Deloitte Asia Pacific, Chairman of Deloitte Singapore, Member of the Deloitte Global Executive, and Deloitte Global Board (Vice Chairman), retired in May 2016 after some 38 years with Deloitte

    Awards
    – The Public Service Medal at the Singapore National Day Awards 2014

  • Mr Anthony Lim Weng Kin, 60

    Mr Anthony Lim Weng Kin, 60

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Science, University of Singapore
    Advanced Management Program, Harvard Business School, USA

    Date of first appointment as a director: 11 August 2017
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 5 months

    Board committees served on
    – Finance and Investment Committee (Member) 

    Present directorship in other listed company:
    – Vista Oil & Gas S.A.B, de C.V (Director)

    Background and working experience
    – President (Americas) of GIC Pte Ltd (GIC), retired from GIC in 2017 after 19 years of service

  • Mr Gabriel Lim Meng Liang, 42

    Mr Gabriel Lim Meng Liang, 42

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University of Cambridge, UK
    Master of Science in Economics, London School of Economics, UK
    Masters of Science in Management, University of Stanford, USA

    Date of first appointment as a director: 11 August 2017
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 5 months

    Board committees served on
    – Audit Committee (Member)
    – Risk Committee (Member)  

    Present principal commitments
    – Civil Service College (Director)
    – Ministry of Communications and Information (Permanent Secretary)
    – National Healthcare Group Pte Ltd (Director)
    – National Research Foundation (Director)
    – Singapore Innovate Pte. Ltd. (Director)
    – St. Joseph’s Institution International Ltd (Member of the Board of Governors)
    – St. Joseph’s Institution International Elementary School Ltd (Member of the Board of Governors)

    Background and working experience
     The Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Communications and Information
    – Served in the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore, Media Development Authority of Singapore, the Prime Minister’s Office, Ministries of Defence and Health 

  • Ms Goh Swee Chen, 57

    Ms Goh Swee Chen, 57

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    Bachelor of Science in Information Science, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
    Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, USA

    Date of first appointment as a director: 1 September 2017
    Length of service as a director (as at 31 December 2017): 4 months

    Board committees served on
    – Executive Resource and Compensation Committee (Member)

    Present principal commitments
    (other than directorships in other listed companies)
    – Shell Companies in Singapore (Chairman)
    – Global Compact Network Singapore (President)
    – Human Capital Leadership Institute Pte. Ltd. (Director)
    – Institute of Human Resource Professionals Limited (Chairman)
    – Singapore National Employer Federation (Vice President)
    – Singapore University of Technology and Design (Director)
    – The Centre for Liveable Cities (Advisory Board member)

    Background and working experience
    – Chairman, Shell and President of Global Compact Network, Singapore; joined Shell in 2003 and held various executive positions before being appointed as Chairman of Shell Companies in Singapore in October 2014

Management Team
  • Mr Lee Chee Koon

    Mr Lee Chee Koon

    President & Group Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Group

    Mr Lee Chee Koon is the President & Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) of CapitaLand Group. Mr Lee leads the top leadership team to scale up CapitaLand’s real estate capabilities across asset classes and geographies, to achieve sustainable competitive advantage as it rides the waves of economic and technological changes ahead. He continues to have oversight responsibilities for the growth of the serviced residence business of the Group. Mr Lee is a Director of CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management Limited, a Director of Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited and a Director of CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited.

    Mr Lee was previously Group Chief Investment Officer (GCIO) of CapitaLand Group. As GCIO, he was responsible for group strategy and coordination of resource allocation to optimise return of investment and portfolio growth.

    Prior to this, Mr Lee was the Chief Executive Officer of The Ascott Limited, one of the leading international serviced residence owner-operators. He oversaw the management and growth of Ascott which had more than 70,000 serviced residence units in over 120 cities in more than 30 countries across the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East.

    Before Mr Lee joined Ascott in July 2009 as Managing Director for China, he was Vice President in the Office of the President at CapitaLand. Prior to joining CapitaLand in February 2007, he held appointments in various Ministries such as the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ministry of Finance, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

    Mr Lee was presented with the Business China Young Achiever Award for Ascott’s contributions to Singapore-China relations by Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in 2017. In 2016, Mr Lee was conferred the prestigious National Order of Merit (Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite) by the President of the French Republic for Ascott’s contributions to France. For Mr Lee’s contribution to the hospitality industry in China, he was named one of the ‘Top 10 Hoteliers of the Year’ by China Hotel Starlight Awards for three consecutive years in 2010, 2011 and 2012. Mr Lee obtained a first class honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from the National University of Singapore in 1999. He also holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College London, United Kingdom.

  • Mr Jason Leow

    Mr Jason Leow

    President (Asia* & Retail)
    CapitaLand Group

    Mr Jason Leow is the President (Asia* & Retail) of CapitaLand Group and reports to President & Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr Lee Chee Koon. He oversees the Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam markets. Mr Leow is also responsible for the retail business of the Group. He is a Director of CapitaLand Mall Trust Management Limited.

    Mr Leow was previously Group Chief Operating Officer (GCOO) of CapitaLand Group, responsible for efficient and cost-effective support services to business operations across geographies and asset classes globally.

    Prior to this, Mr Leow was the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of CapitaLand Mall Asia from 15 September 2014. From 2009 to 2014, Mr Leow was the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand China and led the China teams in streamlining as well as growing the residential and integrated development businesses, including the development and operations of the eight Raffles City projects in China. Mr Leow started his career with the CapitaLand Group in 1994 and was based in China from 2001 to 2014.

    Mr Leow is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore and a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. He obtained an Executive Master in Business Administration from Fudan University and in 2007, attended the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.

    * Asia (ex-China)

  • Mr Lucas Loh

    Mr Lucas Loh

    President (China & Investment Management)
    CapitaLand Group

    Mr Lucas Loh is the President (China & Investment Management) of CapitaLand Group, reporting to President & Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr Lee Chee Koon. He oversees the business and growth of China as a core geographical market for the Group, as well as the expansion of the Group’s investment management business and commercial portfolio.

    Mr Loh is concurrently the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand China, a position he held since 2014.    As the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand China, Mr Loh led the team to double China’s return contribution to the Group, as well as achieve record residential sales and highest handover value in 2016. He also successfully completed and opened three Raffles City integrated developments spanning across more than 680,000 sqm in GFA in 2017. 

    Prior to his appointment as Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand China, he was the Deputy Chief Executive Officer cum Chief Investment Officer as well as Regional General Manager for South China, CapitaLand China. During then, Mr Loh was instrumental in growing its integrated developments and residential businesses in South China. He was also responsible for the company’s real estate financial business, including the Raffles City China Fund and establishment of the US$1.5 billion Raffles City China Investment Partners III.

    Mr Loh joined CapitaLand in September 2001 and has been based in China since August 2004.  He also held several appointments within the Group, including Managing Director for China of The Ascott Limited. Mr Loh also has extensive experience in the real estate sector where he started his career in 1991. Prior to joining CapitaLand, Mr Loh was the Associate Director for Private Equity Investment at Temasek Holdings.

    Mr Loh obtained a Bachelor of Science in Estate Management from the National University of Singapore. He also holds a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma City University and attended the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2013.

  • Mr Andrew Lim

    Mr Andrew Lim

    Group Chief Financial Officer
    CapitaLand Group

    Mr Andrew Lim is the Group Chief Financial Officer of CapitaLand Group. In his role, he has direct oversight of the functions of treasury, financial reporting and controls, risk management, tax, investor relations, compliance, and looks after the administrative matters of the internal audit department of CapitaLand. Mr Lim also has oversight responsibilities for the managers of CapitaLand’s real estate investment trusts. He is a Director of CapitaLand Mall Trust Management Limited, a Director of CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management Limited, a Director of Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited, a Director of CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited and a Director of CapitaLand Malaysia Mall REIT Management Sdn. Bhd.

    Mr Lim is the President of the Real Estate Investment Trust Association of Singapore. He is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accounts’ CFO Committee, a member of the Accounting Standards Council, and represents CapitaLand as a founding member of the first Accounting for Sustainability Circle of Practice in Asia. He is also a member of CNBC’s Global CFO Council.

    Prior to joining CapitaLand, he was at HSBC where he served as Managing Director and Head of South East Asia Advisory Coverage, Real Estate and Hospitality.

    Mr Lim has a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Rotman School of Business at the University of Toronto, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder. 

  • Mr Tan Seng Chai

    Mr Tan Seng Chai

    Group Chief People Officer
    CapitaLand Group

    Mr Tan Seng Chai is the Group Chief People Officer (GCPO) of CapitaLand Group. As GCPO, he is responsible for human capital management and development, and building a leadership pipeline to support the capability needs of the organisation and businesses. For synergy across the Group, Mr Tan oversees the Group’s corporate functions including Group Human Resource and Administration, Group Communications, Group Legal, Company Secretariat, Corporate Sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility, Group Procurement, Group Safety & Security and Global Shared Services. He is also the Executive Director of CapitaLand Hope Foundation, the philanthropic arm of CapitaLand.

    Mr Tan was previously Group Chief Corporate Officer of CapitaLand. Prior to this, he was Deputy Chief Corporate Officer and Chief Human Resource Officer of CapitaLand. Prior to joining CapitaLand in February 2008, Mr Tan was with Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing Ltd, Singapore (Chartered) for 12 years. He held key positions in the company including heading its worldwide human resource organisation as well as overseeing key project implementation and strategic investment activities.

    An engineer by training, Mr Tan started his career with National Semiconductor Manufacturer Singapore Pte Ltd as a Process Engineer and subsequently became the company’s Human Resource Manager. He continued his career progression to head the human resource function at Creative Technology Ltd, Singapore before joining Chartered.

    Mr Tan holds an honours degree in Civil & Structural Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Industrial & System Engineering from the National University of Singapore.

  • Mr Ronald Tay Boon Hwee

    Mr Ronald Tay Boon Hwee

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Singapore, Malaysia & Indonesia

    Mr Ronald Tay is the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Singapore, Malaysia & Indonesia.

    Prior to this, Mr Ronald Tay was Chief Executive Officer of Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited (ARTML), a role he assumed on 27 February 2012. Before that, he was also both Chief Investment Officer of The Ascott Limited and Head of Business Development and Asset Management of ARTML until February 2012.

    Mr Tay has been with CapitaLand for more than 15 years. Prior to joining The Ascott Limited, Mr Tay was with CapitaLand Residential Limited as Senior Vice President (Finance and Investment).

    Mr Tay began his career in the banking industry, where he spent nine years in various senior positions in corporate and investment banking.

    Mr Tay holds a Bachelor of Business (Honours) from the Nanyang Technological University.

    Website:

    CapitaLand Singapore

  • Mr Chen Lian Pang

    Mr Chen Lian Pang

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Vietnam

    Mr Chen Lian Pang is Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Vietnam. 

    Prior to this, he was Chief Executive Officer of CapitaValue Homes Limited. He has held several appointments in the Group including Chief Executive Officer (Southeast Asia) of CapitaLand Commercial Limited and Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of TCC Capital Land, where he spearheaded the Group's business in the new markets including Vietnam and Thailand.

    Mr Chen has over 30 years of international experience in construction and real estate. He started his career with the Housing and Development Board of Singapore. Prior to joining CapitaLand, he held senior positions at L&M International and Torie Construction Pte Ltd.

    Mr Chen holds a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the National University of Singapore and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (First Class Honours) from the University of Cardiff, United Kingdom. He completed the General Management Program at Harvard Business School and an International Business Fellowship Executive Programme with Tsinghua University in 2000 and 2011 respectively.

    Mr Chen is a registered professional engineer.

    Website:

    CapitaLand Vietnam

  • Mr Gerald Yong

    Mr Gerald Yong

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand International

    Mr Gerald Yong is the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand International. He is responsible for spearheading the growth of CapitaLand Group’s real estate investment portfolio in international markets.

    Prior to this appointment, Mr Yong was Deputy Chief Investment Officer of CapitaLand, supporting the Group’s strategic investments and portfolio management. He was also concurrently Head, CapitaLand International. He assumed these roles from January 2018 to 15 September 2018.

    Mr Yong was Chief Investment Officer of The Ascott Limited from October 2012 to December 2017. Ascott is a wholly owned business unit of CapitaLand and one of the leading international serviced residence owner-operators. He was Ascott’s Senior Vice President, Business Development and Asset Management for North Asia based in Shanghai from March 2008 to September 2012.

    Mr Yong played an instrumental role in the initial public offering of Ascott Residence Trust in 2006 when he was the Head of Investment and Asset Management of Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited. He spearheaded the acquisitions of properties across various countries including Australia, China, Japan, the Philippines and Vietnam. Prior to this, Mr Yong was Ascott’s Vice President, Business Development and Asset Management. Before joining Ascott in February 2005, he was Vice President, Business Development and Strategic Planning at Sembcorp Industries.

    Mr Yong holds a Master of Business Administration (Distinction) degree from Imperial College Business School on the Raffles–Chevening scholarship. He also obtained a second upper honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from the National University of Singapore on the SembCorp Industries scholarship.

  • Mr Wilson Tan Wee Yan

    Mr Wilson Tan Wee Yan

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Retail

    Mr Wilson Tan Wee Yan is the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Retail. Prior to this appointment, he was the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Mall Trust Management Limited (CMTML).

    Before joining CMTML, Mr Tan has over 26 years of experience in senior appointments in the telecommunication and information technology industries. He was Group Chief Executive Officer of Singapore Post Limited from October 2007 to April 2010. His other experiences include advisory and senior leadership roles in companies with regional businesses such as NEC Solutions Asia Pacific, Mercury Interactive, Software AG, Informix, Apple Singapore and Xerox Singapore.

    Mr Tan is currently the Chairman of EZ Link Pte Limited and he has also served in various boards and advisory committees in private, education and government related organisations. He is currently a member of the National Arts Council – Council Member, The Republic Polytechnic - Board of Governors and Chairman of the Admin Committee; and Singapore Polytechnic School of Digital Media and Infocomm Technology (DMIT) - Chairman, Advisory Committee.

  • Ms Lynette Leong

    Ms Lynette Leong

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Commercial

    Ms Lynette Leong was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of CapitaLand Commercial, a wholly owned business unit of CapitaLand, with effect from 1 November 2017 to grow a global office operating platform, including capabilities relating to the future of work. She also concurrently serves on the boards of Singapore’s National Environment Agency, the Singapore International Chamber of Commerce and the advisory board of Singapore Management University’s Lee Kong Chian School of Business.

    Ms Leong has a proven track record of growing new businesses to reach unprecedented levels. Prior to her current appointment at CapitaLand, she was the CEO and Executive Director of CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management Limited (CCTML) for 10 years. CCTML is the manager of CapitaLand Commercial Trust (CCT), the first and largest commercial real estate investment trust (REIT) listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. Under her leadership, CCT grew to become the largest office landlord in Singapore with a prestigious commercial portfolio. Its assets under management increased from approximately S$4 billion in 2007 to more than S$10 billion in 2017 with a committed pipeline worth S$1.6 billion. Over the same period, CCT achieved a total return in excess of 120%, notwithstanding the global financial crisis.

    CCT has won multiple awards for excellence in management, corporate governance, investor relations and its annual report. CCT’s properties have also won numerous local and international awards for sustainability and design. 

    CCT is included in indices such as MSCI Global Standard Indices, FTSE4Good Index Series and FTSE Straits Times Index, FTSE4Good Asean 5 Index and SGX Sustainability Leaders Index.

    Prior to joining CCTML, Ms Leong was CEO of Ascendas’ South Korea office where she had spearheaded Ascendas’ strong foothold in the country’s real estate market, including the acquisition of office and logistics properties and the establishment of its first real estate fund that was invested by several large Korean institutions.

    Ms Leong has more than 20 years of international experience, including banking and finance with Standard Chartered Bank and United Malayan Banking Corporation Berhad in Singapore and Malaysia, and real estate acquisitions, asset management and fund management in the London, New York, Chicago and Asian offices of LaSalle Investment Management.

    Ms Leong holds a Master of Science in Real Estate and a Bachelor of Science degree in Estate Management from the National University of Singapore.

  • Mr Kevin Goh

    Mr Kevin Goh

    Chief Executive Officer
    Ascott

    Mr Kevin Goh is the Chief Executive Officer of Ascott, CapitaLand’s wholly owned serviced residence business unit. He was previously the Chief Operating Officer, a role he assumed since 1 December 2016, to oversee operational aspects of the serviced residence business and new growth opportunities. Prior to this, Mr Goh was Ascott’s Managing Director for North Asia since 2013, responsible for Ascott’s investments and operations in China, Japan and Korea.

    Mr Goh joined Ascott China in 2007 and he was based in China for over 10 years. During his stay in China, Mr Goh took on various leadership positions such as Regional General Manager for South & East China, Vice President for Asset Management and Vice President for Corporate Services.

    Prior to joining Ascott, Mr Goh was part of Accenture, one of Fortune 500’s largest global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing companies. Throughout his seven-year career with Accenture, he worked on various systems implementation projects in the telecommunications and high-technology industries in both Singapore and Australia.

    Mr Goh graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours) degree and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.

  • Mr James Lim

    Mr James Lim

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Investment Management

    Mr James Lim is the Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Investment Management and is responsible for managing all aspects of the global real estate private equity funds business of the Group. Prior to his current role, Mr Lim was a managing director and Asia Pacific head of HSBC’s real estate finance group where he was responsible for managing and driving all aspects of one of the largest commercial real estate financing businesses across the region. He was also a member of HSBC’s Global Asset Finance Management Committee.

    Prior to joining HSBC, Mr Lim was a managing director and Asia Pacific head of real estate finance at BNP Paribas. He established from ground-up and managed a market leading Asia Pacific commercial real estate lending platform. Mr Lim was also a member of the bank’s Asia Pacific Structured Finance Management Committee.

    Prior to BNP Paribas, Mr Lim held senior executive roles at various global financial institutions including Morgan Stanley and ANZ in Hong Kong and Lehman Brothers in Tokyo, Japan.

    Mr Lim received his Bachelor of Arts from University of California Irvine and his Juris Doctorate from University of California Davis. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees at University of California Davis and serves on the University of California Davis Foundation’s Global Campaign Leadership Council representing the international regions. Mr Lim also is an executive board member of the Asian Association for Investors in Non-listed Real Estate Vehicles.

  • Mr Tony Tan Tee Hieong

    Mr Tony Tan Tee Hieong

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Mall Trust Management Limited

    Mr Tony Tan Tee Hieong is Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Mall Trust Management Limited.

    Prior to this appointment, he was also the Senior Vice President, CEO’s Office, CapitaLand Mall Asia. Before that, Mr Tan was Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited (CRCTML) from 1 July 2010 to 31 March 2017.

    Mr Tan has over 19 years of experience in international treasury, finance and risk management. Before joining CRCTML as Head of Finance in 2007, Mr Tan was with IKEA for more than nine years, during which he held the positions of Treasurer and Finance Manager for the Asia Pacific region. During those tenures, he also concurrently sat on IKEA’s finance committee for Asia Pacific that oversaw the group’s strategic finance and tax matters. His other experiences prior to joining IKEA included Treasury Accountant for Wearnes International, the trading and distribution arm for WBL and various trading positions with international banks.

    Mr Tan holds a Master of Business Administration (Distinction) from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom, and a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from the National University of Singapore.

    Website:

    CapitaLand Mall Trust

  • Mr Kevin Chee

    Mr Kevin Chee

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management Limited

    Mr Kevin Chee is Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management Limited (CCTML). Prior to this appointment, he was previously the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of CCTML.

    Mr Chee was formerly the Head, Asset Management of CCTML and Senior Vice President, Asset Management (Commercial) of CapitaLand Singapore. He has more than 15 years of real estate and finance experience that includes investment and asset management, fund management, project development and management as well as property management. Prior to taking over the asset management function at CCTML, he was with CapitaLand Mall Asia, the wholly owned shopping mall business unit of CapitaLand, as Country Head of India where he established the company's India retail development, investment and asset management platforms as well as managed the company-sponsored S$880 million private fund and other fund investments. Upon his return to Singapore, he was responsible for various group level strategic initiatives.

    Before joining CapitaLand, Mr Chee was Senior Vice President, Asset Management for YTL Starhill Global REIT Management Limited, the manager of Starhill Global REIT, where he was involved in the listing and subsequent management of the REIT.

    Mr Chee holds a Bachelor of Business (Honours) from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore.

    Website:

    CapitaLand Commercial Trust

  • Ms Beh Siew Kim

    Ms Beh Siew Kim

    Chief Executive Officer
    Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited

    Ms Beh Siew Kim is the Chief Executive Officer of Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited (ARTML). Prior to this appointment, she was previously the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of ARTML.

    Ms Beh has over 23 years of experience in financial and corporate planning, development and compliance in real estate, as well as auditing in Singapore and Malaysia.

    Before joining ARTML on 1 March 2017, Ms Beh was the Financial Controller and Head of Corporate Planning & Compliance at CapitaLand China. She was responsible for the corporate planning, financial reporting, forecasting, capital management and compliance functions of CapitaLand China. As a member of the senior management team, Ms Beh has been actively involved in deal analysis, investor relations, as well as private and institutional financing. In her 10 years with CapitaLand China, she participated in the setup of private equity funds, acquisitions and divestment deals, including CapitaLand’s high profile acquisition of Orient Overseas Developments Limited in 2010. Before joining CapitaLand, Ms Beh held other finance and audit positions in SembCorp Industries Limited, Ernst & Young and Arthur Andersen.

    She holds a Bachelor of Business from University of Tasmania, Australia and is also a Certified Public Accountant of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Singapore.

    Website:

    Ascott Residence Trust

  • Mr Tan Tze Wooi

    Mr Tan Tze Wooi

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited

    Mr Tan Tze Wooi is Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited. Prior to this, Mr Tan was Deputy Chief Executive Officer, CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited.

    Mr Tan joined the CapitaLand Group in 2005, and has been based in China since 2008, during which he held various leadership positions including Vice President of Investment and Asset Management of CRCTML and General Manager of Investment and Asset Management of North China CapitaLand Mall Asia.

    He has about 20 years of financial experience in real estate, corporate banking, credit and auditing in Singapore and China.

    Mr Tan holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.

    Website:

    CapitaLand Retail China Trust

  • Ms Low Peck Chen

    Ms Low Peck Chen

    Chief Executive Officer
    CapitaLand Malaysia Mall REIT Management Sdn. Bhd.

    Ms Low Peck Chen is Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of CapitaLand Malaysia Mall REIT Management Sdn. Bhd. (CMRM). She was Deputy Chief Executive Officer of CMRM from September 2014 to October 2014.

    Prior to this, Ms Low was Head of Finance of CMRM since October 2011.

    Ms Low has more than 14 years of experience in finance and accounting and her responsibilities have covered corporate finance, investor relations, tax, treasury, consolidation and compliance, as well as finance-related support for acquisition and divestment activities. She has also actively participated in corporate fund raising in the capital and debt markets and successfully brokered numerous financing and refinancing deals. She was part of the core team that spearheaded the listing of CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.

    In 2008, Ms Low joined CapitaLand Retail Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of CapitaLand Mall Asia Limited responsible for the company's business operations in Malaysia. Before joining the company, she worked with Halim Mazmin Berhad, UEM Group and AmFinance Berhad.

    Ms Low holds a Bachelor of Accounting (First Class Honours) degree from the University of Malaya and is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

    Website:

    CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust