Mr Chong Teck Sin was appointed an Independent Director of the Trustee-Manager and the Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee on 16 June 2014.
Mr Chong is currently an independent director and Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee of each of AVIC International Maritime Holdings Ltd, Civmec Ltd. and InnoTek Ltd, all being entities which are publicly listed on the SGX-ST. He is also an independent director of Changan Minsheng APLL Logistics Co., Ltd, HKEX listed NOL associated company which is an automobile logistics firm based in China.
Mr Chong had previously also served as independent director of several entities listed on the SGX-ST, including Beyonics Technology Limited, Wanxiang International Limited, Sihuan Pharmaceutical Holdings Group Ltd., JES International Holdings Limited and Midsouth Holdings Ltd., as well as Blackgold International Holdings Limited, Chongqing-based coal mining firm which is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. He was also formerly an executive director and group managing director (commercial) of Seksun Corporation Ltd from April 1999 to May 2004, a company which was listed on the Main Board of the SGX-ST.
From 1997 to 1999, Mr Chong worked in Glaxo Wellcome Asia Pacific as its Strategic Development Director for the People's Republic of China. From 1994 to 1997, he was the General Manager (Marketing/Commercial) and subsequently Senior General Manager (Marketing, Singapore Operations and Singapore Branch) of China-Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park Development Co., Ltd. Before that, he was with Standard Chartered Bank from 1989 to 1994 and the Economic Development Board from 1986 to 1989 which included a posting to the Tokyo Centre as its center Director. He worked as a Surveyor for International Ship Classification Society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai from 1981 to 1986.
From April 2004 to March 2010, Mr Chong was a board member of the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority ("ACRA"), a statutory board under the Ministry of Finance of Singapore and was also ACRA's investment committee Chairman from 2008 to 2010.