team

Meet Our Team

OUR COMPANY

Dedicated To Solve Your Problems

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

  • Samantha Tai

    Chief Executive Officer, BoardRoom Malaysia

    Ms Samantha Tai is the Chief Executive Officer of Boardroom Corporate Services (KL) 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.

    Ask Samantha more about corporate secretarial, directors’ training, and other business needs: Samantha.tai@boardroomlimited.com

  • Dato' Abdul Hamid Bin Sh Mohamed

    Director,
    Special Advisor

    Dato' Abdul Hamid Bin Sh Mohamed is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Group Executive Director of Boardroom Corporate Services (KL) Sdn Bhd, Malaysia. Additionally, he is a Board member of Pos Malaysia Berhad, MMC Corporation Berhad, as well as Maybank Investment Bank Berhad. With an illustrious career that dates back to 1989, Dato' Hamid has extensive experience with accounting, merchant banking, investment banking, corporate planning and finance functions, and strategy and development, which he gained across a variety of prestigious organisations.

    Ask Dato' Hamid more about how BoardRoom can meet your business needs: Dato.abdul@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

  • Tengku Norlidzah Binti Tengku Zainal Abidin

    Chief Executive Director,
    Share Registry

    Tengku Norlidzah Binti Tengku Zainal Abidin’s career began in 1989 when she provided secretarial and administrative support in an issuing house and share registry service establishment. Her career over the years saw her progressing to client servicing and operational duties, marketing and client management with prominent organisations. Tengku Norlidzah’s most notable accomplishment was initially being a key member of a team providing IPO issuing house services, and subsequently overseeing the listing of more than 500 companies. Today she continues to service major clients such as Tenaga Nasional, Telekom, AmBank Group, RHB Group, CIMB Group, AirAsia, multinationals Dutch Lady and Lafarge and deals extensively with IPO clients, investment banks, the stock exchange, regulators and capital market intermediaries.

    Ask Tengku Norlidzah more about share registry services other business needs: Tengku.norlidzah@boardroomlimited.com

  • Kymberlie Chong

    Regional Director,
    Human Resource, Central Admin and Marketing

    Ms Kymberlie Chong is a talented leader who leads the company’s human resource, 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

  • Jaclyn Tan

    Executive Director,
    Payroll & Accounting

    Ms Jaclyn Tan overseas the business operations of Accounting, Payroll, Tax and eHRS services at BoardRoom. As a Fellow of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Jaclyn has more than 15 years of experience, which helps her lead a team of 100 specialists at BoardRoom to deliver top quality services to the clients. Today, Jaclyn continues to add value to the company through her contributions and dedication to keep BoardRoom a cut above the rest.

    Ask Jaclyn more about accounting, payroll, eHRS, and other business needs: Jaclyn.tan@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.