Board of Directors
Board of Director
Chua Tiang Choon, Keith
Mr Keith Chua was appointed as the Non-Executive Chairman on 28 March 2002 and has served as the Executive Chairman of the Group since 1 August 2004. He is also a member of the Nominating Committee.
Mr Chua is presently also the Managing Director and Company Secretary of Kechapi Pte Ltd, a substantial shareholder of the Company. He is also the Managing Director of the Alby group of companies in Singapore and Australia for the past 20 years. Mr Chua serves on the boards of a number of private and unlisted companies in Singapore.
He is a substantial shareholder of the Company through his deemed interests in Kechapi Pte Ltd and Alby (Private) Limited.
Ang Yee Lim
Mr Ang Yee Lim was appointed to the Board as an Executive Director on 25 May 2004. He was subsequently appointed as the Managing Director on 1 July 2004.
Mr Ang has over 10 years of experience in the food and beverage business and more than 30 years of experience in property development and investment in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. Mr Ang also sits on the boards of some of the Group’s subsidiaries.
Mr Ang is a substantial shareholder of the Company.
Ang Lian Seng
Mr Ang Lian Seng has served as an Executive Director on the Board since 4 May 2001. He also serves as a member on the Remuneration Committee. In addition to his appointment, Mr Ang has been involved in the property development sector and serves on the boards of a number of property development and investment private companies in Singapore.
Mr Ang also sits on the boards of the Group’s subsidiaries and associated companies.
Leck Kim Seng
Mr Leck Kim Seng has served as a Non-Executive Director on the Board since 18 February 2002 and as an Executive Director on the Board since 20 March 2002.
Mr Leck has over 20 years of experience in property and resort development in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and the People’s Republic of China. Mr Leck also sits on the boards of some of the Group’s subsidiaries.
Allan Chua Tiang Kwang
Mr Allan Chua has served as a Non-Executive Director on the Board since 18 February 2002. Mr Chua is also a member of the Audit Committee.
He is the Director of Kechapi Pte Ltd and serves on the boards of a number of private and unlisted public companies in Singapore. Mr Chua is a substantial shareholder of the Company through his deemed interests in Kechapi Pte Ltd and Alby (Private) Limited
Quek Mong Hua
Independent Director & Non-Executive Director
Mr Quek Mong Hua has served as an Independent Director on the Board since 21 August 2003. He is a member of the Audit, Remuneration and Nominating Committees. Mr Quek currently chairs the Remuneration and Nominating Committees.
Mr Quek is a senior partner of the law firm Messrs Lee & Lee. Mr Quek started his legal practice in 1980 with Messrs Lee & Lee. His working experience included an eight-year stint with the Singapore Legal Service as a District Judge of the Subordinate Courts of Singapore from 1992 to 1994 and thereafter as a Senior State Counsel with the Attorney- General’s Chambers until he rejoined Messrs Lee & Lee in April 2000. When he left the legal service, he was holding the appointment of Deputy Head of the Civil Division. Mr Quek is also a member of the Military Court of Appeal under appointment of the Singapore Armed Forces Council.
Lim Jen Howe
Independent Director & Non-Executive Director
Mr Lim Jen Howe has served as an Independent Director on the Board since 21 August 2003. He is a member of the Audit, Remuneration and Nominating Committees. Mr Lim currently chairs the Audit Committee.
Mr Lim has more than 35 years of experience in finance and accounting. He has been a practising Public Accountant for more than 25 years and is a founding partner of Messrs Thong & Lim, Chartered Accountants of Singapore. He is also an independent director of TalkMed Group Limited and Caregivers Alliance Limited.
Ng Soo Noi
Group Chief Financial Officer, ABR Holdings Limited
Ms Ng Soo Noi oversees the finance, accounting, tax and treasury functions of the Group.
Ms Ng has over 30 years of experience in accounting, finance and auditing. Having started her career as an auditor with an international accounting firm, she subsequently moved on to join a public listed industrial conglomerate where she held managerial positions in the financial and management accounting areas.
Prior to joining the Company in October 1999, she was the regional financial controller of a public listed company where she spent over 2 years in the People’s Republic of China overseeing the finance function of the operations there. Ms Ng is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (United Kingdom) and a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.
Teo Tong Loong
Group Business Development Director, ABR Holdings Limited
Mr Teo Tong Loong oversees the business development functions of the Group.
Prior to joining the Company in March 2019, he was involved in consulting projects with focuses in strategy, IT transformation and data analytics.
Mr Teo holds a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and Finance from the University of London
Ng Cheng Wee
General Manager, Swensen’s Operation, ABR Holdings Limited
Mr Ng Cheng Wee is responsible for the management and operations of Swensen’s, Earle Swensen’s and special projects in Singapore as well as oversees franchise auditing. Mr Ng first joined the Company in 1995 as Deputy Restaurant Manager cum Area Trainer and over the years, rose to the rank of Senior Area Manager in 2005.
He then pursued his career with an international franchise food chain, overseeing the new organisation set up in Singapore and Malaysia from 2006 to 2009 before re-joining ABR in 2009 as Operations Manager.
Mr Ng was promoted to General Manager, Swensen’s Operation in May 2014.
Liew Hock Meng
Executive Chef, ABR Holdings Limited
Mr Liew Hock Meng is responsible for menu creation, menu engineering, kitchen workflow design as well as overseeing franchisee auditing for the Group.
Mr Liew first joined the Company in 1982 as Assistant Outlet Chef and was promoted to Outlet Chef in 1984. He then pursued his career with a local hotel from 1988 to 1990 before rejoining the Company as Head Chef in 1990 and was subsequently promoted to Executive Chef in 2002.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr Liew had over 15 years of experience with various F&B chains.
Leck Kim Song
Group General Manager, Season Group
Mr Leck Kim Song is responsible for the management and operations of Season Confectionary & Bakery Sdn Bhd. He has over 20 years of experience in building, civil engineering, recreation and resort development in Singapore, Australia and Indonesia.
He holds a BSc in Building with Honours from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, and a MSc in Project Management from the University of Melbourne. He is a Chartered member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (UK), the Chartered Institute of Building (UK), the Chartered Management Institute (UK) and the Australian Institute of Building. He is also a corporate member of the Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers.
Lee Siang Choo
CEO, Executive Director, Chilli Padi Group
Ms Lee Siang Choo is responsible for the overall management and operation of the Chilli Padi Group. Ms Lee also oversees quality control, procurement and menu creation and innovation for the Chilli Padi Group. With her love for the intricacies of Peranakan culture and passion for cooking, she established the first Chilli Padi eatery in 1997. Since then, she has grown and expanded the business to food catering, confinement food delivery and cafeteria operations.
Ang Jun Hung
Group Investment Manager, ABR Holdings Limited
Mr Ang Jun Hung joined the Group in August 2019, and has since been supporting the Directors in the day-to-day management of the Group’s operations. He oversees the Group’s investments and the execution of the Group’s strategies.
Mr Ang holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Politics, Philosophy and Law with Honours from King’s College London. Prior to joining the Company, Mr Ang trained with Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP’s Restructuring and Insolvency Practice, and was called to the Singapore Bar in July 2019