Dato' Dr Choo Yeow Ming
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer ("CEO")
Dato’ Choo was appointed as Director of APS 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.
Dr Lam has extensive international experience in
general management, strategy consulting, corporate
governance, direct investment, investment banking
and asset management. He started his career in Canada at Bell-Northern Research (the research and
development arm of Nortel) and Bell Canada, and
later he returned to Hong Kong to serve as general
manager at Hong Kong Telecom, Vice President and
Managing Partner – Greater China of the international
management consulting firm A.T. Kearney, President
and Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman of the
Board of Chia Tai Enterprises International (now C.P.
Lotus Corporation) of multinational conglomerate C.P.
Group, Vice-Chairman and Chief Operating Officer
of investment banking division of BOC International
Holdings (the international investment banking arm
of the Bank of China group), Executive Director of
Singapore Technologies Telemedia (a member of
Temasek Holdings), Chairman - Hong Kong / Vietnam
/ Cambodia / Laos / Myanmar / Thailand and Senior
Adviser – Asia of Macquarie Capital, Non-executive
Chairman – Greater China and ASEAN Region and
Chief Advisor – Asia of Macquarie Infrastructure and
Real Assets, and Senior Advisor, Macquarie Group Asia.
Dr Lam holds a Master of Systems Science and a
Master of Business Administration from the University
of Ottawa in Canada, a Master of Public Administration
and a Doctor of Philosophy from University of Hong
Kong, and a Master of Laws from the University of
Wolverhampton. Dr Lam is also a solicitor of the High
Court of Hong Kong, a fellow of Certified Management
Accountants (CMA) Australia, the Hong Kong Institute
of Arbitrators, the Hong Kong Institute of Directors and
the Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia (ICDM),
and an Honorary Fellow of Certified Public Accountants
(CPA) Australia, the Hong Kong Institute of Facility
Management and the University of Hong Kong School
of Professional and Continuing Education, and a
distinguished fellow of the Hong Kong Innovation and
Technology Development Alliance. In 2019, Dr Lam
was awarded by the Hong Kong Government a Bronze
Bauhinia Star (BBS) for serving the public, and was
appointed a Justice of the Peace (JP) in 2022 by the
Hong Kong Government.
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. He then joined the
Khong Guan group of companies where he managed
the operations of various biscuit factories in Malaysia,
Indonesia, China and Thailand. 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. Mr Lien has
garnered more than 16 years of experience serving as
independent director cum chairman of audit committee
of several Singapore and Chinese companies listed on
the Singapore Exchange.