Board of Directors

  • Mr. Yeo Kian Wee AndyIndependent Non-Executive Chairman
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    Mr Yeo Kian Wee Andy was appointed to the Board on 29 December 2020 as an Independent Director. He was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Chairman and Nominating Committee Chairman on 21 January 2021.

    Mr Yeo is presently a Partner at Eldan Law LLP. He has over 20 years of experience in legal practice. He began his career as a trainee with the Legal Service Commission in March 1996, before becoming an assistant registrar of the Supreme Court in July 1996. He was appointed as a magistrate and a coroner in the State Courts from September 1997 to September 1998. In October 1998, he joined the Attorney-General’s Chambers as a state counsel and deputy public prosecutor. He left Allen & Gledhill LLP after 18 years and is now practising with Eldan Law LLP.

    Mr Yeo graduated with a Bachelor of Laws from the National University of Singapore in 1996 and was admitted as an advocate and solicitor in Singapore in 2000. He is also a non-practising solicitor of England and Wales, having been admitted to the Roll of Solicitors of England and Wales in 2010. Mr Yeo has been an accredited international mediator of the Thailand Arbitration Centre since 2016. He is also a very active volunteer in the Singapore disability sports scene.

  • Mr. Hoon Chee Wai Independent Director
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    Mr. Hoon Chee Wai was appointed to our Board on 29 December 2020 as an Independent Director. He was appointed as the Audit Committee Chairman on 21 January 2021.

    He has a total experience of approximately 30 years in banking, finance, and accounting. He started his career at one of the big 4 public accounting firms, as an auditor from 1992. From 1994, Mr. Hoon joined the banking industry as an investment banker in various local and regional financial institutions where he was involved in numerous initial public offerings of Singapore and Chinese companies on the Stock Exchange of Singapore, equity and debt fundraising exercises from the capital markets as well as financial advisory on takeovers, mergers and acquisitions. During the period from 1998 to 1999, Mr. Hoon was an investment manager in a venture capital firm in Singapore.

    In 2012, he joined a listed leisure, entertainment and hospitality group in Singapore, leading its corporate development functions. In 2017, Mr. Hoon joined a listed real estate, leisure and hospitality company in Hong Kong, heading its finance, corporate development and investors’ and media relations functions. He is currently an executive director of a MAS licenced exempt corporate finance firm in Singapore.

    Mr. Hoon graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore in May 1992. He has also completed an INSEAD Leadership Program from November 2010 to September 2011. He is a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors.

  • Professor Alex Siow Yuen Khong Independent Director
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    Professor Siow was appointed an Independent Director of the Company on 18 February 2020. He currently serves as a member of the Audit Committee, member of the Nominating Committee, and Chairman of the Remuneration Committee.

    Professor Siow is currently a Professor (Practice) in the School of Computing, National University of Singapore (NUS). Professor Siow started his career as a Structural Engineer in the HDB in 1981 and was appointed the Chief Information Officer in 1989. In 2003, Professor Siow joined the private sector and became the Senior Vice-President in StarHub Ltd. He held various portfolios including Head, Business Market, CIO, and Head, Enterprise Risk Management. In 2013, he joined Accenture as Managing Director, Health and Public Service and in 2015, he joined NUS.

    Professor Siow is a member of Temasek Polytechnic Board of Governors, a member of the Board of Trustees of Singapore University of Social Sciences, and a board member of Thye Hua Kwan Ang Mo Kio Hospital. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Toffs Technologies Pte Ltd and Executive Chairman of DART Consulting and Training Pte Ltd. He is Managing Director of Alex Siow & Associates and director of 4P Consulting Pte Ltd.

    Professor Siow graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree from University of Applied Science, Stuttgart in July 1979 and a Master of Science (Engineering) (Construction Management) degree from the University of Birmingham in December 1986. He had also attended the Senior Management Programme at INSEAD, France in 1995.

  • Mr. Teo Yi-DarNon-Executive, Non-Independent Director
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    Mr. Teo was appointed as Non-Executive, Non-Independent Director of the Company on 7 September 2020.

    Mr. Teo is a Partner of Altair Capital General Partner Limited (“ACGP”). ACGP manages the investment operation of Altair ASEAN Fund Limited Partnership.

    Mr. Teo started his career as an Engineer in SGS-Thomas Microelectronics and moved on to Keppel Corporation Ltd, conducting business development activities for Keppel’s offshore and marine businesses. In 1999, he joined Boston-based Advent International Private Equity Group to conduct direct investments into Asian-based businesses.

    Mr. Teo is currently a director of several companies listed in Singapore, Hong Kong, and China.

    Mr. Teo holds two Masters’ degrees: Master of Science Degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering (1998) and Master of Science Degree in Applied Finance (2000) from the National University of Singapore. Mr. Teo graduated from the same university with a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Honours) in 1996. Mr. Teo was accredited as a Chartered Financial Analyst by the CFA Institute in 2001.

  • Mr. Phua Cher Chuan KevinGroup Chief Executive and Managing Director
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    Mr. Phua was appointed as Interim Group Chief Executive & Managing Director on 24 June 2021, re-designated as Group Chief Executive & Managing Director on 1 September 2021.

    Mr. Phua joined the Group in 2005 and leads the TEE Infrastructure businesses, which include the environmental business and overseas investments. In addition to the Group’s infrastructure business, Mr. Phua also drives the Merger and Acquisition projects and other corporate exercises of the Group.

    Mr. Phua started his career in August 1994 as an engineer with National Semiconductor Manufacturing Pte Ltd before he joined Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (formerly known as Siemens Components Pte Ltd) from March 1996 to December 2000 where he was involved in developing software for the testing of microchips as a senior engineer. In January 2001, Mr. Phua joined ST Assembly and Test Services Pte Ltd as an engineering section manager where he was in charge of testing microchips at its test development centre. He subsequently joined Flextronics International Ltd. in June 2002 as a manager at its test development department where he was a division head and responsible for testing of product designs for Singapore, Malaysia and China. Mr. Phua founded and was the Chief Executive Officer of Nexfrontier Solutions Pte. Ltd. from June 2005 to September 2012.

    Mr. Phua was Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of CMC INFOCOMM LIMITED (“CMCI”, a subsidiary company of the Group) from March 2015 to May 2017. He led the team to a successful Initial Public Offering (IPO) of CMCI in Singapore Stock Exchange on 13 August 2015. Mr. Phua was responsible for the overall management of business and corporate development and he worked together with Non-Executive Chairman to formulate the business and corporate policies and strategies of CMCI.

    Mr. Phua graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Engineering degree in May 1994 and from the National University of Singapore with a Master of Science (Electrical Engineering) degree in July 1999.