Board of Directors

Mr Ip Kwok Wing
Executive Chairman

Mr Ip Kwok Wing is the Executive Chairman of our Group. Together with Mdm Lim Fong Li Janet, Mr Ip was a co-founder of our Group in 1979, and was appointed as Managing Director since the incorporation of our Group. Mr Ip was first appointed to the Board on 28 April 2000.

Mr Ip is responsible for the Group’s strategic planning and development of new products and markets. He has been spearheading all the expansion and growth of our Group. He began his career in metal stamping, tool & die fabrication and has an aggregate of more than 40 years of working experience in the metal stamping and tooling industries.

Mr Ip Yew Wa Kenneth
Executive Director

Mr Kenneth Ip joined the Group on 1 January 2009 and has been working in various subsidiaries as Business Development Manager. He is also involved in engineering and tooling design and fabrication. Mr Ip was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company on 1 November 2014. He is currently also General Manager of Hantong Metal Component (Penang) Sdn Bhd and Executive Officer of CFM Slovakia s.r.o. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Ip was working as a marketing executive in various corporations and as a tooling designer in a MNC.

Mr Ip obtained his Mechanical Engineering degree from Nanyang Technological University.

Mdm Lim Fong Li Janet
Chief Executive Officer

Mdm Lim Fong Li Janet is the Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of our Group. Assisted by the Group Chief Financial Officer, she oversees day-to-day operations, finance and general management of our Group. Mdm Janet was first appointed to the Board on 28 April 2000.

Mdm Janet holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master in Marketing Communication from the University of Canberra.

Mr Ong Wei Jin
Independent Director

Mr Ong Wei Jin is the chairman of the NC and a member of both the AC and the RC. He is a partner in Eversheds Harry Elias Partnership LLP. He is an Independent Director of China XLX Fertiliser Ltd, Luzhou Bio-chem Technology Limited and Camsing Healthcare Ltd.

Mr Ong obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree from the National University of Singapore in 1990, a Master of Business Administration degree from University of Hull in 1993, and a Master of Laws degree from the National University of Singapore in 1995.

Mr Er Kwong Wah
Lead Independent Director

Mr Er Kwong Wah spent 27 years in the service of the Singapore Government. Whilst in the civil service, he 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 Position first with the Ministry of Education from 1987-1994 and then with the Ministry of Community Development until his retirement in 1998. Mr Er Kwong Wah was first appointed to the Board on 28 February 2013.

Currently, he sits as an Independent Director on the Boards of several public companies listed in the Singapore Exchange.

For his contributions in serving the community, he was conferred the Public Service Medal (2004) and the Public Service Star (2009) by the Government of Singapore. Whilst in the Civil Service, he was conferred the Public Administration Medal (Gold) (1990). In 1991, he was conferred the Commandeur dans l’Ordre des Palmes Academiques by the Government of France.

A Colombo Plan and Bank of Tokyo Scholar, Mr Er Kwong Wah obtained a first class honors degree in Applied Science at the University of Toronto, Canada, in 1970 and an MBA from the Manchester Business School, University of Manchester in 1978.