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 & dies fabrication and has an aggregate of more than 40 years of working experience in the metal stamping and tooling industries.

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.

She is a member of the Nominating Committee.

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

Mr Chia Seng Hee
Lead Independent Director

Mr Chia Seng Hee is the Lead Independent Director and Chairman of both the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee; he is a member of the Nominating Committee. 

Currently, he sits as an Independent Director on the Boards of several public companies listed in the Singapore Exchange. He brings to the Group significant experience in corporate governance and risk management.

Mr Chia graduated from the National University of Singapore with a degree in Accountancy and from the International University of Japan with a Master of Arts in International Relations. He also completed the General Manager Program at Harvard Business School. After some twenty years in various capacities with Arthur Andersen, Singapore Technologies and the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, he was appointed Senior Director, Enterprise Singapore (then the International Enterprise Singapore Board) covering China operations from Shanghai, based at the Consulate General of Singapore in Shanghai.

He is a fellow member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.

He was appointed on 29 October 2021.

Mr Lo Kim Seng
Independent Director

Mr Lo Kim Seng is the Chairman of the Nominating Committee and a member of both the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee. He is the Lead Independent Director of No Signboard Holdings Ltd, listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange. He is also a Director in Bayfront Law LLC.

He advises clients in a broad range of capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, corporate, and commercial matters. He has spent more than two decades practising different aspects of corporate law involving start-up ventures, SMEs and listed entities.

Mr Lo is admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of Singapore, Solicitor of New South Wales, Australia, and Solicitor of England and Wales. 

He graduated with LL.B (Hons) and LLM from London University, LLM from National University of Singapore and MBA from University of Hull, United Kingdom.

He was appointed on 1 July 2020.

Mr Teo Kian Huat
Independent Director

Mr Teo Kian Huat is a member of the Audit Committee, Nominating Committee and the
Remuneration Committee.

Mr Teo has over 25 years’ experience in the financial services sector, spanning across investment management, corporate finance and audit. He has significant experience in the areas of private equity investments, initial public offerings (IPO) and merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions.

He is currently a Senior Director with iCapital Holdings (SG) Pte Ltd, a corporate finance advisory services firm. Prior to iCapital, he was an Executive Director with ZACD Capital Pte Ltd, a fund management company focusing on real estate investments. He was the founding Managing Director of Carrington RHT Investments Pte. Ltd. in 2018 and an Executive Director of Accion Capital Management Pte Ltd since 2010, focusing on private equity investment opportunities. In that role, he originated and structured the investments
and plan for exit of investments.

Prior to this, he was with various financial institutions where he provided corporate finance
services such as IPO, M&A, and independent financial advisory work.

Mr Teo started his career as an auditor in KPMG in 1996. He graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from Nanyang Technological University.

He was appointed on 29 October 2021