Non-Executive Chairman & Independent Director
Executive Director and CEO
Er. Dr. Lee is a Licensed Professional Engineer who made history at the Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES) by becoming its first woman Vice-President in 2000. Later she assumed the presidency and was IES first woman President in 2008. She is also the first Singaporean to be awarded Honorary Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers (“IStructE”) in the United Kingdom.
She is a Fellow Member of the Institution of Engineers Singapore and a Board Member of the Professional Engineers Board, Singapore. She holds a Master of Science (Engineering) from the University of Liverpool, UK and a Bachelor of Civil Engineering from Nanyang Technological University. She was conferred Honorary Doctorate by The University of Liverpool in July 2011.
Er. Dr. Lee is currently the Group Director of Meinhardt (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., a leading global engineering, planning and management consultancy firm headquartered in Singapore. Prior to this, she was the Principal Partner of LBW Consultants LLP, before the acquisition by Meinhardt Group.
She was appointed as Independent Director with the Koh Brothers Group Limited on 1 July 2015.
Er. Dr. Lee is an elected Member of Parliament (MP) since 2006 and is currently an MP for Nee Soon GRC. As an MP, she has brought up many issues in Parliament to improve the standing of the engineering profession in Singapore. These ranged from the salaries of engineers to the implementation of green engineering in building structures.
Er. Dr. Lee was President of the Singapore Table Tennis Association (STTA) from 2008 to 2014. During her tenure, STTA has put Singapore on the global sporting map, winning regional and international awards, including medals in the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics and in the 2012 London Olympics. She is currently Adviser to the Singapore Table Tennis Association (STTA) and Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) since 2014.
Mr. Phua Cher Chew is our Executive Director and CEO. He joined TEE International’s real estate division in July 2007 and has held the positions of general manager, executive director and managing director for real estate. Throughout his tenure, he has been instrumental in our Group’s rapid growth, leading to the expansion of our business and operations.
Prior to his appointment in TEE International, he worked in Trans Equatorial Engineering Pte. Ltd. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of TEE International) holding the positions of general manager of business development and business development manager.
Mr. Phua holds a Bachelor of Business degree from Central Queensland University and a Diploma in Accounting from Singapore Polytechnic.
At the grassroots level, Mr. Phua has been involved actively, participating in the coordination of activities and serving as Chairman and assistant secretary of Nee Soon Central Zone 4 Resident’s Committee from April 2003 to 2007. Since July 2011, he has been a member of Nee Soon Central Citizen’s Consultative Committee.
Mr. Boon Choon Kiat is currently the Managing Director of Chewathai PLC, which is an Associated Company. He is also authorised director in the following associated companies: Chewathai Interchange Ltd, Chewathai Hup Soon Ltd, Trans Equatorial Indochina Co., Ltd., Oscar Estate Management Co., Ltd., Oscar Design & Decoration Co., Ltd., Global Environmental Technology Co., Ltd., and Viet - Tee Co., Ltd.
Mr Boon oversaw the finance function of the Group between May 2012 and June 2015. During the same period, he also managed the Group’s businesses in the Indochina region.
Upon joining TEE International in 2000, he has been responsible for our Group’s expansion and operations in the Indochina region. He has served as Managing Director in various subsidiaries and associated companies of TEE International.
Before joining TEE International in 2000, Mr. Boon worked as an export manager for Union Sang Thong Parts Co. Ltd, a Thailand manufacturer of auto parts, from June 1998 to April 2000.
Mr. Boon holds a Bachelors of Accountancy (Honors) degree from the Nanyang Technological University and is currently a Chartered Financial Analyst Charter holder and a Chartered Accountant (CA) of Singapore. He is also a member of the Thailand Institute of Directors.
Ms. Saw Chin Choo has over 30 years of engineering projects experience, and has worked as an executive director on the board of TEE International since September 2004. Currently, she is the managing director (Engineering – Malaysia and Brunei) of TEE International and is responsible for their engineering business.
She is also a non-executive director on the boards of six of our Subsidiaries and Associated Companies, and serves on the boards of PBT Engineering Sdn Bhd (Brunei), PBT Engineering Pte. Ltd. and Oscar Design & Decoration Co Ltd, which are subsidiaries or associated companies of TEE International.
Prior to her current position in TEE International, she worked in PBT Engineering Pte. Ltd. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of TEE International) and held the positions of senior project director, project director and project manager during her tenure. Between 1982 and 2000, she has worked as a quantity surveyor and project coordinator at Vantage Construction Pte. Ltd., a project executive at Specon Builders Pte. Ltd. and a quantity surveyor with Neo Corporation Pte. Ltd.
Ms. Saw holds an Advanced Diploma in Building Surveying and Inspection from Ngee Ann Polytechnic in August 1989 and a Technician Diploma in Building from Singapore Polytechnic in April 1982.
Dato Timothy Ong is Chairman of Asia Inc Forum, a regional platform for policy and business dialogue.
He sits on a number of Brunei and regional boards including Baiduri Bank Group, Hotel Associates Sdn Bhd, National Insurance Bhd and the Asian Advisory Board of Prudential Financial. He is a Governor of the Asian Institute of Management and a Trustee of the Ramon Magsaysay Awards foundation.
Dato Ong has been active in public affairs in Brunei and abroad. He chaired the Brunei Economic Development Board (BEDB) from June 2003 to November 2010 and the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in 2000. He was chairman of the 23rd ASEAN-Japan Business Meeting and represented Brunei in the APEC Eminent Persons Group (EPG) from 1993 to 1995. He was advisor to the APEC CEO Summit in 2009, 2011 and 2013.
Dato Ong is the recipient of various state honours, including the Most Honorable Order of Seri Paduka Mahkota Brunei (Second Class) (DPMB) by His Majesty, the Sultan of Brunei, which confers the title ‘Dato Paduka’ and the Grand Cross of the Order of Bernardo O’Higgins (highest civilian award) by the President of Chile for his contribution to regional economic cooperation.
Dato Ong holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Economics and Political Science from the Australian National University and a Master of Science (with Distinction) degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics.
Dr. Tan Khee Giap is an Associate Professor and Co-Director of the Asia Competitiveness Institute, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore. Currently, he is also serving on the board of several listed companies and has been the chairman of Singapore National Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation since 2008. He has also served as a consultant to international agencies and multi-national corporations.
Dr. Tan started his career in the banking sector as a treasury manager and served as secretary to the Assets and Liabilities Committee of Overseas Chinese Banking Corporation for three years. He then moved on to teaching at the Department of Economics and Statistics, National University of Singapore before joining Nanyang Technological University in 1993, where he was Associate Dean of Graduate Studies Office from January 2007 to October 2009.
Dr. Tan holds a PhD in Economics from the University of East Anglia, United Kingdom.
Mr. Chin Sek Peng has over 30 years of audit, accounting and advisory experience and is currently the Deputy Managing Partner and Head of Audit and Assurance Division of PKF-CAP LLP, a firm of Chartered Accountants in Singapore. He is also the co-founding director of PKF-CAP Advisory Partners Pte. Ltd. and PKF-CAP Risk Consulting Pte. Ltd. He also serves as Independent Director to several listed public companies mainly in the capacity as Audit Committee Chairman.
Mr. Chin worked in Price Waterhouse in UK, Europe and Singapore from 1983 to 1994 before joining the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (“ISCA”) as the first Practice Review Director in April 1994. In 1999, he joined Arthur Andersen as a partner in its Assurance and Business Advisory division before setting up his own audit and consultancy practices with another partner in 2002.
Mr. Chin holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Accounting and Finance from Lancaster University, UK and is a Fellow (practising) Chartered Accountant of Singapore and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He is also a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors, Singapore and a Council member of ISCA as well as the Deputy Chairman of its Public Accounting Practice Committee.
Mr. Lim Teck Chai, Danny is currently an equity partner in Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP.
Mr. Lim joined Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP upon graduation in May 1998 and has since been practicing and advising on all aspects of corporate legal advisory and transactional work, both locally and regionally. He has experience in acquisitions, investments, takeovers, initial public offerings and restructurings, and his clients include multinational corporations, small medium enterprises, private equity and institutional investors, Singapore and foreign listed companies, financial institutions and others.
Mr. Lim holds a Bachelor of Law (Honors) degree from the National University of Singapore and a Master of Science (Applied Finance) degree from the Nanyang Technological University.
Listed Date 06 Jun 2013
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