Dato' Dr Choo Yeow Ming
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer ("CEO")
Dato' Choo was appointed as Director of APSIL since
6 July 2006. As CEO, he is responsible for the overall
operations, management, strategic planning and
business development of the Group. A lawyer by
training, Dato' Choo obtained his law degrees from
the University of Malaya, the Chicago-Kent College of
Law and the Harvard University Law School. Thereafter,
Dato' Choo practiced as an attorney in Chicago,
Minneapolis, New York and Hong Kong, specialising in
capital market transactions, mergers and acquisitions.
Dato' Choo was a partner at Winthrop Stimson Putnam
& Roberts (now known as Pillsbury Winthrop) from
1992 to 2001, before becoming the executive chairman
of Capital Strategic Investment Limited, which is listed
on the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited.
In that role, Dato' Choo took overall management
responsibility for Capital Strategic Investment Limited
before he stepped down in 2005.
Lum Moy Foong
Ms Lum was appointed to the Board on 22 March
2018. She graduated with a Bachelor of Business
(Accountancy) from the Royal Melbourne Institute of
Technology, Australia. She has more than 25 years of
experience in handling the finance, corporate affairs,
legal and corporate secretary matters of public listed
companies and private limited companies. She is
currently the chief financial officer and executive
director of a non-listed public company.
Dr Lam Lee G.
Lead Independent Director
Dr Lam was appointed to the Board on 5 June 2007. He is the chairman of Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited and non-executive chairman – Greater China and ASEAN Region of Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets. He started his career in Canada at Bell-Northern Research (the R&D arm of Nortel) and in Hong Kong at Hong Kong Telecom. He later joined Singapore Technologies Telemedia (then part of Temasek Holdings) and BOC International Holdings (the international investment banking arm of the Bank of China group) where he served as Vice-Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of its investment banking division. Until late 2006, Dr Lam was President and Chief Executive Officer of Chia Tai Enterprises International (now called C.P. Lotus Corporation, then part of CP Group).
Dr Lam is a solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong and holds a Bachelor of Science in Sciences and Mathematics, a Master of Science in Systems Science, and a Master of Business Administration, all from the University of Ottawa in Canada, a post-graduate diploma in public administration from Carleton University in Canada, a post-graduate diploma in English and Hong Kong Law and a LLB (Hons) in law from Manchester Metropolitan University in the United Kingdom, a LLM in law from the University of Wolverhampton in the United Kingdom, A PCLL in law from the City University of Hong Kong, a Certificate in Professional Accountancy from the Chinese University of Hong Kong SCS, and an a Master of Public Administration and a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Hong Kong. In 2019, Dr Lam was awarded a Bronze Bauhinia Star (BBS) by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Chew Soo Lin
Mr Chew was appointed to the Board on 5 June 2007.
He qualified as an U.K. Chartered Accountant in 1971
and worked with international audit firms in England
and Singapore till 1978 when he joined the Khong
Guan group of companies. Mr Chew is currently the
executive chairman of Khong Guan Limited. Mr Chew
was previously deputy managing director of Khong
Guan Holdings (Malaysia) Bhd and executive director
of United Malayan Flour Mills Bhd, which were public
listed companies in Malaysia.
Lien Kait Long
Mr Lien was appointed to the Board on 16 May 2018.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accountancy
from Nanyang University (Singapore) and is a
fellow of both the Institute of Singapore Chartered
Accountants and CPA Australia. He has held a number
of senior management positions as well as executive
directorships in various public and private corporations
in Singapore, Hong Kong and China. Currently, he
serves as an independent director on the board of
several Singapore and Chinese companies listed on
the Singapore Exchange. The listed companies he
has current and prior experience in are from diverse
industries, including manufacturing, renewable
energy, oil and gas service providers, consumer goods,
property and packaging products.