Board Members

Mr Lim Sim Seng

Group Executive
DBS Bank Ltd

Singapore Land Authority

Mr Lim is the Group Executive and country head of DBS Singapore. Mr Lim also serves as the Chairman of DBS Vickers Securities Holdings Pte Ltd. Mr Lim holds board directorships at ASEAN Finance Corporation Limited, Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd in Japan, and ST Engineering Ltd and chairs ST Aerospace. He also sits on the Board of Governors at Nanyang Polytechnic. He is the High Commissioner to Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Mr Lim is Chairman of the Human Resource Committee.

Mr Yeoh Oon Jin

Executive Chairman
PwC Singapore

Deputy Chairman
Singapore Land Authority

Mr Yeoh has considerable experience in auditing a wide range of listed companies as well as providing advice on corporate acquisitions and restructuring. He has held key leadership positions over his 30+ years at PwC. Mr Yeoh serves as a Council member of the Singapore Business Federation as well as a Board member of the Kidney Dialysis Foundation. He is currently a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, as well as the President of CPA Australia, Singapore Chapter. He also holds the position of Treasurer at the Singapore Institute of International Affairs.

Mr Yeoh is Chairman of the Finance and Investment Committee (with effect from 1 August 2017).

Mr Philip Yuen

Chief Executive Officer
Deloitte Southeast Asia & Singapore

Mr Philip Yuen has over 30 years of public accounting experience in the United Kingdom and Singapore. Prior to his election as CEO of Deloitte Southeast Asia on 1 June 2016, Mr Yuen held various key leadership positions in Deloitte Southeast Asia and Singapore.

Mr Yuen is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore and a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He is a Fellow Member of CPA Australia. He is a Board member of the Institute of Technical Education and Chairman of its Audit and Risk Committee, and a Member of the Board of Governors of Northlight School.

Mr Yuen is Chairman of the SLA Board’s Audit Committee.

Dr Chong Yoke Sin

Chief, Enterprise Business Group

Dr Chong has over 30 years' experience in the IT industry. She currently leads the enterprise business group at StarHub. She was previously the CEO of Integrated Health Information Systems which architects, manages and operates highly integrated medical and administrative systems across Singapore’s public healthcare sector, as well as the CEO of NCS, the largest systems integration company in Singapore, where she played an instrumental role in its growth as a regional IT company with businesses in China, Australia, the Middle East and South East Asia. She led the healthcare IT industry as Chair of Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Asia Pacific Governing Council. She is a Board member of Republic Polytechnic, National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Mt Alvernia Hospital Technology Strategy Committee and SGTech. She also chairs the Board of Accel Systems & Technologies Pte Ltd.

Dr Chong is Chairwoman of the SLA Board’s Technology Advisory Committee.

Mr Lai Huen Poh

Senior Managing Director
RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd

Mr Lai Huen Poh brings more than four decades of experience to RSP as a key member of the management team and head of the engineering division. He has been instrumental in charting the strategic direction and business performance of the firm and steering its expansion to India and Dubai. Mr Lai is a Registered Professional Civil Engineer, a UK Chartered Engineer, and member of several associations including the Association of Consulting Engineers, the Institute of Civil Engineers, and the Singapore Structural Steel Society. He is a Board member of the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) Singapore and a sitting expert on the BCA Academy Advisory Panel. He also sits on the Pro-Enterprise Panel, HDB Advisory Panel and Real Estate Developers’ Association of Singapore (REDAS) Advisory Panel. For his contribution to the nation through his service on the Strata Titles Board, the Ministry of National Development conferred upon him the Meritorious Service Award (Pingat Bakti Masyarakat) in 2011.

Mr Lai is a member of the SLA Board’s Audit Committee.

Mr Walter Fernandez


Mr Fernandez is the Editor-in-Chief of MediaCorp. He oversees all news and current affairs content across all of MediaCorp’s television, newspaper, radio and digital platforms. He started his career in journalism at the Singapore Press Holdings before moving to MediaCorp in 2001. He was previously the Executive Editor at Channel NewsAsia, before taking over as Editor of TODAY and concurrently Managing Director of MediaCorp Press. He assumed his current appointment as Editor-in-Chief in July 2013. Mr Fernandez is also a member of the Board of Directors of Maritime Port Authority, MCN International Pte. Ltd. and MCN International (India) Pte. Ltd.

Mr Fernandez is a member of the SLA Board’s Human Resource Committee.

Mr Ang Cheng Hock

Senior Counsel
Partner, Allen & Gledhill LLP

Mr Ang was called to the bar in 1996 and appointed Senior Counsel in 2009. His practice spans a wide range of civil and commercial litigation disputes, as well as arbitration matters. He has been recommended by leading publications like The Legal 500, Chambers Asia Pacific and Who’s Who Legal for his expertise as a litigator.

Mr Ang is a member of the SLA Board’s Audit Committee. Mr Ang stepped down from the Board on 30 April 2018 because he was appointed a Judicial Commissioner of the Supreme Court of Singapore with effect from 14 May 2018.

Mr Han Kok Juan

Deputy Secretary
Ministry of Law

Mr Han is the Deputy Secretary of the Ministry of Law. Prior to this, he held various appointments in the public service, including in National Development, Trade and Industry, Finance and Health. He currently also sits on the Boards of the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS), the Singapore International Mediation Centre, the Singapore International Mediation Institute, Maxwell Chambers, Maxwell Arbitration Holdings, the Community Justice Centre, the Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy and the SAL Ventures Ltd.

Mr Han is a member of the SLA Board’s Finance and Investment Committee and Human Resource Committee.

Mr Mok Wei Wei

Managing Director
W Architects Pte Ltd

Mr Mok’s numerous architectural projects have received both local and international critical acclaim, and have been featured in many regional and international publications. Mr Mok’s works have also been exhibited internationally at the Venice Architectural Biennale (2005 and 2006) and the Aedes Gallery, Berlin (2006 and 2013). In recognition of his contributions to Singapore’s architectural scene, he was conferred the President’s Design Award (Designer of the Year) in 2007, the nation’s highest honour for design. He is currently appointed Professor in Practice at the Department of Architecture, National University of Singapore (NUS).

Mr Mok is a member of the SLA Board’s Technology Advisory Committee.

Mr Ho Chee Pong

Singapore Customs

Prior to his appointment at the Singapore Customs in 2014, Mr Ho was the Senior Director of Human Capital in the Public Service Division (PSD), Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), from 2011 to end 2013. Over the last 30 years, Mr Ho has served in various leadership positions in the public sector covering areas such as policy formulation, industry regulation, emergency planning, community development and human resource. He sits on the Executive Committee of the Civil Service Club.

Mr Ho is a member of the SLA Board’s Human Resource Committee.

Mr Tan Boon Khai

Chief Executive
Singapore Land Authority

Mr Tan is the Chief Executive of SLA. Prior to this, he was with the CapitaLand Group from 2010 to 2015 where he held senior management positions, including Regional General Manager (Singapore and Malaysia) for The Ascott Limited. He is a lawyer by training and was previously with the Singapore Legal Service, holding appointments including District Judge in the former Subordinate Courts of Singapore and Deputy Senior State Counsel/Deputy Public Prosecutor in the Attorney-General's Chambers of Singapore.

Mr Tan is a member of the SLA Board’s Human Resource Committee, Technology Advisory Committee and Finance and Investment Committee.

Ms Lock Yin Mei

Allen & Overy LLP

Ms Lock is qualified to practice law in Singapore, England and Wales and the State of New York, with an area of practice that covers cross-border capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and regulatory advice. Ms Lock has been serving on the Board of the National Healthcare Group since 2014. She is also a member of the Compliance Committee (Continuing Professional Development) of the Singapore Institute of Legal Education, the Advisory Board for Real Estate Programme at Singapore Management University and the Companies Act Working Group of the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority.

Ms Lock is a member of the SLA Board’s Finance and Investment Committee.

Mr Loh Lik Peng

Founder & Owner
Unlisted Collection

Mr Loh runs the Unlisted Collection, an umbrella brand comprising six boutique hotels and twenty-one restaurants in Singapore, London, Shanghai and Sydney. He is a well-known hotelier, restaurateur, and entrepreneur. Prior to the Unlisted Collection, he was a corporate litigator, and an entrepreneur who has successfully set up various ventures across Singapore, Shanghai, Sydney and London. He is the 1st Vice President of the Singapore Hotel Association, the Chairman of Singapore Cruise Centre and the Chairman of the Asian Civilisations Museum and the Peranakan Museum.

Mr Loh is a member of the SLA Board’s Technology Advisory Committee. (with effect from 1 August 2017)

Ms Margaret Goh

Sentosa Cove Committee

Ms Goh has extensive experience in the real estate industry, serving in various senior appointments before she retired. Her last appointment was Group Managing Director, GuocoLand Singapore, until Aug 2014. Prior to this, Ms Goh served as the Chief Executive Officer of Special Projects at CapitaLand Ltd, and held senior appointments at NTUC Choice Homes Co-operative Ltd, Sentosa Cove Pte Ltd, City Developments Ltd, Pontiac Marina Pte Ltd and Hong Leong Holdings Ltd.

Ms Goh is a member of the SLA Board’s Audit Committee. (with effect from 1 August 2017)

Ms Marina Chin

Joint Managing Partner
Tan Kok Quan Partnership

Ms Chin is a Joint Managing Partner of Tan Kok Quan Partnership, a Singaporebased law firm. She is the Co-head of its Disputes practice. Ms Chin has been an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore since 1990. She brings with her over 28 years of experience handling litigation and arbitration, having acted for and advised market participants on disputes and general business matters across a broad spectrum of industry sectors in Asia. Ms Chin is the recipient of the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2016 – Best in Dispute Resolution award. She is also ranked for Dispute Resolution by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific.

Ms Chin is a member of the SLA Board’s Audit Committee (with effect from 21 September 2018).