team

Meet Our Team

OUR COMPANY

Dedicated To Solve Your Problems

To be unrivaled partner for integrated corporate solutions driven by innovation and technology.

  • Kim Teo

    Group Chief Executive Officer

    Strongly driven by the exciting prospects of a technologically-driven future, Mr Kim Teo has led BoardRoom in the charge towards developing adaptable and innovative corporate service solutions since 2009. Kim’s days would often see him spending his hours constructively in strategy meetings with his senior management team as they continuously improve on delivering the clients’ needs.

    Ask Kim more about BoardRoom’s direction: Kim.teo@boardroomlimited.com

  • Victor Lai

    Regional Managing Director, Boardroom Corporate & Advisory Services

    Adapting a hands-on approach in management, Mr Victor Lai leads his 160-strong team of compliance and service experts in meeting the needs of over 3,000 clients. He heads BoardRoom’s Share Registry and Corporate Secretarial practices and can be found working on-the-go, commuting between Singapore and Hong Kong. A strong voice within the corporate services industry, Victor is proud to have contributed to the formulation of local and global compliance rulings and brings his expertise to BoardRoom’s clients.

    Ask Victor more about incorporation and other business needs in Hong Kong: Victor.lai@boardroomlimited.com

  • Chester Leong

    Regional Managing Director, Boardroom Business Solutions

    Mr Chester Leong oversees all business operations and ventures in Singapore, Malaysia, China, and Hong Kong, and is credited with spearheading the launch of BoardRoom Malaysia’s GST services. As an expert and proficient leader, he currently leads over 150 employees in serving more than 600 clients—encompassing a wide variety of portfolio—in matters related to payroll, accounting, and other services.

    Ask Chester more about payroll and other business needs: Chester.leong@boardroomlimited.com

  • Seaman Kwok

    Executive Director and the Head of the Corporate Secretarial Division

    Mr Seaman Kwok is an Executive Director and the Head of the Corporate Secretarial Division of BoardRoom Hong Kong. He has extensive legal, corporate secretarial and management experience gained from working as company secretaries and directors of reputable companies overseas and in Hong Kong (including the Hang Seng Index Constituent and Hang Seng Mid-Cap 50 stock companies) for years. He was a chief examiner and the longest-serving council member of The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries. Since joining the company in September 2013, he has been instrumental in increasing the company’s listed corporate secretarial clients by 400%, attributable to his professionalism and dedication. Additionally, Seaman is also a Director of BoardRoom Share Registrars (HK) Limited. Owing to his good connections and passion, his contribution makes up more than 30% of BoardRoom Hong Kong’s IPO and other share registration clients. Today, Seaman continues to propel the company forward through his profound knowledge and leadership.

    Ask Seaman more about corporate secretarial, share registration and other business services: seaman.kwok@boardroomlimited.com

  • Elaine Liu

    Director of Sales

    With over 15 years of experience in private equity, wealth management, corporate banking, and professional services, Ms Elaine Liu is the Director of Sales for BoardRoom Hong Kong and China Region. Elaine has been instrumental in driving BoardRoom’s expanding footprint within the region. Elaine spearheads BoardRoom’s initiative to enhance the firm’s market share and exposure in the Hong Kong capital market, by partnering closely with issuers and gatekeepers alike. In addition to her business development role, she also leads the branding and marketing activities within the region.

    Ask Elaine how BoardRoom’s services can help you meet your needs: Elaine.liu@boardroomlimited.com

  • Kellie Chan

    Director of Business Development

    Ms Kellie Chan is the Director of Business Development of BoardRoom Hong Kong. Leveraging on a decade of solid experience in the investment banking industry covering IPO execution, equity capital markets and financial advisory from numerous international banks and accounting firms, Kellie has built many new businesses and relationships in BoardRoom Hong Kong over the years. By formulating effective solutions, she assists clients in meeting their needs while contributing to the business growth and development of BoardRoom. As part of the senior management team, Kellie continues to play a crucial role in strategy, business development and marketing aspects that further secure and develop BoardRoom as a key industry player in Hong Kong.

    Ask Kellie how BoardRoom can move your business forward: Kellie.chan@boardroomlimited.com

  • Ada Lai-Fock

    Head of Share Registry Services

    Mrs Ada Lai-Fok is the Head of Share Registry Services of Boardroom Share Registrars (HK) Limited. She has more than 25 years of extensive experience in share registry services gained from various reputable share registrars (holding executive level positions) in Hong Kong. She has handled numerous Initial Public Offering ("IPO") projects and provided share registry services to numerous blue chips, red chips, state-owned enterprises from Mainland China, cross-border listed companies and other companies listed on the Main Board and GEM Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Mrs Ada Lai-Fock's experience also includes handling stock admission into CCASS for deposit, clearing and settlement during her previous employment at a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited ("HKEx").

    Ask Ada more about share registry services and other business needs: ada.lai-fock@baordroomlimited.com

  • Kymberlie Chong

    Regional Director of Human Resource, Central Admin and Marketing

    Ms Kymberlie Chong is a talented leader who leads both the company’s marketing and administration department. Through her management, she has kept the company running at maximum efficiency. In addition to managing the regional offices, she works to ensure that BoardRoom continues to deliver on its brand promise. Together with her team, Kymberlie ensures that BoardRoom continues to remain relevant. She integrates new technology with the company and is always on the lookout for innovative techniques to drive lead generation.

    Ask Kymberlie why BoardRoom is a step above the rest: Kymberlie.chong@boardroomlimited.com

OUR COMPANY

Dedicated To Solve Your Problems

Our Board of Directors comprises professionals from diverse backgrounds, with an appropriate range of skills, experience and independence being represented.

  • Goh Geok Khim

    Non-Executive and Non-Independent Chairman

    With a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado, Mr Goh went on to pave a prolific career that has seen many successes. Mr Goh has held and continues to occupy key positions that led to the an impressive accumulation of achievements.

    • Appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board on 18 November 2004.
    • Last re-appointed as a Director on 22 April 2016.
    • Member of the Nominating Committee.
    • Executive Chairman of G. K. Goh Holdings Limited (holding company of Boardroom Limited)
    • Chairman of the Boards of Temasek Foundation (CLG) Limited, Japfa Ltd, and Federal Iron Works Sdn Bhd.
  • Kim Teo Poh Jin

    Executive Director and Group Chief Executive Officer

    Holding a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) degree, from the Heriot- Watt University of Edinburgh, Mr Kim Teo Poh Jin is responsible for the overall management and strategic direction of the Group.

    • Appointed on 5 August 2009.
    • Chairman of the Investment Committee of CIMB- Principal Asset Management Berhad and CIMB-Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd.
    • Investment Committee of the National Kidney Foundation.
    • Co-Chairman of the Current Crime Sub-Committee.
    • Member of the National Crime Prevention Council.
    • Member and governor of United World College of South East Asia and a trustee of The UWCSEA Foundation Limited.
  • Mak Lye Mun

    Non-Executive and Independent Director

    Mr Mak Lye Mun holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (First Class Honours) degree from the University of Malaya in Malaysia, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas, Austin. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst. In 2016, Mr Mak Lye Mun’s portfolio expanded to include the oversight of the CIMB Group’s Wholesale Banking business as Country Head and CEO.

    • Appointed on 18 November 2004.
    • Re-elected as a Director on 22 April 2016.
    • Chairman of the Nominating Committee and the Remuneration Committee.
    • Country Head and CEO of CIMB Group, Singapore.
    • Appointed as a Non-Executive Director of CGS- CIMB Securities International Pte Ltd in January 2018.
    • Non-Executive Director of Tat Hong Holdings Limited.
  • Goh Yew Lin

    Alternate Director to Goh Geok Khim

    Mr Goh holds a Bachelor of Science (Economics) degree from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. He is passionate in his endeavours as he continue to drive positive impact through his position as Deputy Chairman of the National Arts Council.

    • Appointed as Alternate Director to Mr Goh Geok Khim on 18 November 2004.
    • Managing Director of G. K. Goh Holdings Limited.
    • Non-Executive Director on the Board of Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd.
    • Chairman of Seatown Holdings Pte Ltd, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, and Singapore Symphonia Company Ltd.
    • Member of the National University of Singapore Board of Trustees and chairs the NUS Investment Committee.
  • Spencer Lee Tien Chye

    Non-Executive and Independent Director

    Mr Spencer Lee Tien Chye served the Maybank Group for more than 30 years in various executive capacities, including Head of International Business, Head of Consumer Banking, and Country Head for Maybank Singapore before retiring as Advisor to Maybank in November 2008. Mr Lee is a Non-Executive Director of Maybank Cambodia Plc and also a commissioner of PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk. He stepped down as a trustee of Maybank Foundation in 2017.

    • Appointed on 27 October 2011.
    • Re-elected as a Director on 27 April 2015.
    • Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Nominating Committee.
    • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
    • Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
    • Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.
  • Christopher Grubb

    Non-Executive and Independent Director

    Mr Grubb has a Bachelor of Economics degree and a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) degree from the University of Cape Town. Today, Mr Grubb provides consulting and advisory services, primarily in the area of asset allocation and business planning to investment management and financial service companies in Australia. He has over 40 years of experience in investment management and investment banking in Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, and Australia.
    Mr Grubb was previously Chairman of Investorweb Limited, Investors Mutual Limited, So Natural Foods Limited, and a Director of Odyssey House McGrath Foundation and Instinet Australia.

    • Appointed as a Director on 13 August 2013.
    • Re-elected on 17 April 2017.
    • Member of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee.
    • Chairman of Boardroom Holdings Australia Pty Ltd.
    • Director of companies in the Coupland Cardiff Asset Management Group and the LIM Advisors Group.
    • President of Bush Heritage Australia and provides Executive Coaching services.
  • Thomas Teo Liang Huat

    Non-Executive and Non-Independent Director

    Mr Thomas Teo Liang Huat’s executive responsibilities extend to financial and investment management as well as board representation on various subsidiaries and associates of the G. K. Goh Group. Prior to joining the G. K. Goh Group, he was with a regional private equity group for 10 years and was responsible for direct investments in the ASEAN region. He also spent 8 years with Ernst & Young Singapore amassing experience in audit and corporate finance. Mr Teo holds a Master of Business in Information Technology from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Accountancy from the National University of Singapore. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.

    • Non-Executive Director on 5 February 2013.
    • Re-elected as a Director on 17 April 2017.
    • Member of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee.
    • Chief Financial Officer of G. K. Goh Holdings Limited since 2006.
    • Independent Director of an Australian listed company, OM Holdings Limited, serving as its Audit Committee Chairman and a Remuneration Committee Member.