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.

  • Ernest Yeung

    Country Head

    Mr Ernest Yeung is the Country Head, leading daily operations of Share Registry and Corporate Secretarial departments for BoardRoom Hong Kong and ensuring we provide quality service to our clients. Ernest's role also includes being in charge of Corporate Governance, statutory compliance/framework, customer relationship management, business development and strategic partnership management with Boardroom’s key partners.

    Throughout most of his career, Ernest has worked in several reputable senior finance roles covering the APAC region. He's a qualified CPA from the state of California.

    Outside of work, Ernest enjoys hiking, snow-boarding, training for half marathons and using emerging technology for video editing. He is also a movie fanatic and self-professed critic of B-Grade Hollywood movies.

  • Chester Leong

    Regional Managing Director, Boardroom Business Solutions

    Chester oversees all business operations and ventures in Singapore, Malaysia, China, and Hong Kong.

    He currently leads over 150 employees in serving more than 600 clients (a varied portfolio of companies) in matters of payroll, accounting, corporate secretarial and other services.

    Outside of work, Chester enjoys spending time with his family.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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").

  • Jason U

    Associate Director of Share Registry Services (SG) & Employee Plan

    Leading a dedicated team of experts Jason is a key driving force within BoardRoom who oversees the strategic direction and day to day management of our Singapore Share Registry Services and our Share Plan Services for Asia. He has a passion for problem solving and building lasting relationships with clients. He works closely with his team to ensure we constantly deliver the gold standard in client care and are seeking innovative solutions to changing market conditions.

    When not busy hunting for new business opportunities, Jason enjoys listening to various genres of music and travelling to exciting new places with family and friends.

  • Jenny Yeoh

    Regional Chief Financial Officer

    Jenny leads the regional finance strategy and transformation across the BoardRoom Group. Together with her teams, Jenny ensures that there is a strong partnership between Finance and the rest of the business by using data, insights and technology adoption to drive success and strategic direction.

    Outside of work, Jenny enjoys spending time with her family and relaxing at cafes with her friends.

  • Kelvin Wong

    Group Chief Technology Officer

    The "Tech" guru, Kelvin is responsible for managing the various technology initiatives across the Group. He works closely with our business units to develop solutions centred on digitalisation, developing shared value and driving customer centricity. He is dedicated to team development and spends a large portion of his time grooming our technology teams across the region, motivating them to work towards a common goal and constantly push the boundaries of what’s possible.

    Always on the lookout for new ideas to spark the imagination, Kelvin spends his leisure time surfing Kickstarter. When not online, he's a family man who enjoys reading a satisfying book with a good cup of coffee.

  • Kymberlie Chong

    Regional Director of Human Resource & Admin

    Kymberlie manages the Human Resource and Central Administration, teams leading them to be strategic drivers within the business. A lover of innovation, she proactively seeks out new technologies and solutions to enhance BoardRoom's market position, people and process management.

    A passionate mother of 4, Kymberlie enjoys travelling with her children. A woman with many interests, she has a wide range of hobbies such as drumming, painting, sculpting and photography.

  • Madeline Dutton

    Regional Associate Director of Marketing

    Maddie is responsible for the development and implementation of our marketing strategy across Asia. She works closely with her team to ensure BoardRoom’s services, values and point of difference are communicated in a consistent manner in both local and regional campaigns. Maddie has a passion for Digital Marketing and building lasting relationships, this duo has proven to be a powerful combination in our recent campaigns.

    A lover of social engagements, Maddie spends her spare time exploring restaurants and wine bars with friends. Any location where she can also take her dog, a Rhodesian Ridgeback named Zoe, is sure winner in her books!

OUR COMPANY

Dedicated To Solve Your Problems

Our regional management team encompasses highly driven and qualified leaders that will guide the respective teams with their local expertise and to strive towards one common BoardRoom vision.

  • Kim Teo Poh Jin

    Group Chief Executive Officer, BoardRoom Singapore

    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.
  • Samantha Tai

    Chief Executive Officer,
    BoardRoom Malaysia

    Ms Samantha Tai is the Chief Executive Officer of Boardroom Corporate Services Sdn Bhd, Malaysia. She is a Fellow Member of the Malaysian Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (MAICSA) and a Board member of MIRA and Director of the Malaysian Alliance of Corporate Directors (MACD). With a formidable resume that boasts over 20 years of experience in corporate secretarial work, Samantha regularly conducts extensive in-house training for directors of publicly listed companies and speaks regularly at various reputable seminars.

    Samantha also provides advisory services including due diligence reviews for corporate restructuring and other related services.

  • Rhett Tregunna

    Chief Executive Officer,
    BoardRoom Australia

    Mr Rhett Tregunna has been the Chief Executive Officer for BoardRoom Australia for the majority of his career since joining in 2008. We enjoy some fantastic long term relationships with our clients and there is a real buzz in the business created by our talented employees and their entrepreneurial drive.

    Rhett loves spending time with his sons, going on holidays, experiencing new adventures and watching all sports at the elite level.

  • Chester Leong

    Regional Managing Director,
    BoardRoom China

    Chester oversees all business operations and ventures in Singapore, Malaysia, China, and Hong Kong.

    He currently leads over 150 employees in serving more than 600 clients (a varied portfolio of companies) in matters of payroll, accounting, corporate secretarial and other services.