Board Of Directors
DR LEONG HORN KEEIndependent Chairman
Dr Leong Horn Kee first joined the Board on 19 January 2001 and was appointed Chairman of the Board on 14 August 2015. He was last re-appointed as an Independent Director on 28 July 2016. Dr Leong is the Chairman of CapitalCorp Partners Pte Ltd, a boutique financial advisory firm.
Dr Leong has experience in both the public sector in economic planning, trade and investments, and in the private sector in corporate finance, venture capital, merchant banking, hotels, property development and management. He served as a Member of Parliament for 22 years from 1984 to 2006. Currently, he serves as Singapore's Non-Resident High Commissioner to Cyprus.
Dr Leong holds a degree (Honours) in Production Engineering from Loughborough University, UK; a degree (Honours) in Economics from the University of London, UK, a degree in Chinese Language and Literature from Beijing Normal University, a Master of Business Administration degree from INSEAD, France as well as a Master in Business Research and a Doctorate in Business Administration from University of Western Australian.
Current directorships in other listed companies: IGG Inc.
Directorships in management companies of listed REITs:
SPH REIT Management Pte Ltd, Viva Industrial Trust Management Pte Ltd, Viva Asset Management Pte Ltd.
MR NG SAN TIONG ROLANDManaging Director
Mr Roland Ng joined the Group in 1979 and has been its Managing Director since 25 October 1991. He was last re-appointed as a Director on 28 July 2016. With more than 35 years of experience in the heavy equipment and plant hiring business, Mr Ng has overall responsibility for the Group including strategy formulation, the development of new businesses and potential acquisitions in the region.
Mr Ng sits on the board of several SGX-listed companies and is also the President of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCCI), a member of the Board of Directors of Business China and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Chinese Development and Assistance Council (CDAC).
Mr Ng holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree from Loughborough University, United Kingdom. He was awarded the Pingat Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Medal) in 2002 and the Bintang Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Star) in 2010 by the President of the Republic of Singapore. In September 2015, Mr Ng was appointed Justice of the Peace by the President of the Republic of Singapore.
Current directorships in other listed companies: INTRACO Limited, Yongmao Holdings Limited.
MR LOW SEOW JUANIndependent Director
Mr Low Seow Juan was appointed to the Board as an Independent Director on 25 January 2006 and was last re-appointed on 29 July 2015. He is the Chairman of Pinetree Capital Partners Pte Ltd, a Singapore venture capital fund company.
Mr Low started his working career with the Singapore Public Works Department, Morgan Grenfell (Asia) Limited and the Singapore Economic Development Board heading the Aerospace, Medical Optical Division.
Mr Low holds a Master of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore, a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of London and a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from Monash University.
Current directorships in other listed companies: Nil.
MR MAK LYE MUNIndependent Director
Mr Mak Lye Mun was appointed as an Independent Director on 1 June 2005 and was last re-appointed on 25 July 2014. He is the Country Head and Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Bank Singapore. In addition to these roles, he was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Group Wholesale Banking, effective 1 April 2016.
Mr Mak also sits on the boards of CIMB Securities Pte Ltd and Boardroom Limited where he is the Non-Executive Director. In 2015, he was appointed as a member of the Inaugural SGX Listings and Advisory Committee.
Mr Mak holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (First Class Honours) degree from the University of Malaya in Malaysia and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas at Austin, USA. He is also a qualified Chartered Financial Analyst.
Current directorships in other listed companies: Boardroom Limited
MR ONG TIEW SIAMIndependent Director
Mr Ong Tiew Siam was appointed as an Independent Director on 1 September 1999 and was last re-appointed on 29 July 2015. He has more than 37 years of experience in finance, accounting and administration in various industries. Mr Ong also sits on the board of several SGX-listed companies.
Mr Ong holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy) (Honours) degree from the former Nanyang University. He is also a fellow member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors.
Current directorships in other listed companies: Design Studio Group Ltd and Valuetronics Holdings Ltd.
MR NG SANG KUEY, MICHAELExecutive Director
Mr Michael Ng was appointed as an Executive Director on 1 October 1996, and was last re-appointed on 25 July 2014. In his current role as the Chief Executive Officer, ASEAN, he is responsible for the Group's operational and financial performance in the ASEAN region and Hong Kong as well as formulating business strategies for all the entities under his charge. He is also responsible for charting the strategic direction, exploring and identifying new opportunities for the rental and distribution business in the ASEAN region.
Mr Ng has some 40 years of experience in the crane rental industry, having worked with the Group since 1977. He has built up a strong and diverse market network and fostered strong relationships with major suppliers and crane manufacturers.
Current directorships in other listed companies: Nil
Mr Ng Chen WeiExecutive Director
Mr Ng Chen Wei was appointed as an Executive Director on 1 September 2016. He is currently the Managing Director of Tutt Bryant Group Limited ("TBG") and Chief Executive Officer, Australia where he has overall responsibility for TBG's operational and financial performance as well as strategy formulation.
Mr Ng joined TBG as an Executive Director in 2009 when it was still listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Ng had extensive experience in the finance industry where he last held the position of Director of Structured Finance with ABN AMRO.
Mr Ng holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from the University of Western Australia, and is a CFA charterholder as well as a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Current directorships in other listed companies: Nil