Colin Low has deep and wide board and management experience across the US, Europe and Asia. He has worked in private equity, M&A, and managed investment companies and portfolios with MNCs and government sovereigns across sectors such as renewables, infrastructure, technology, healthcare, industrials, capital and finance.+
Colin joined the Board of Intraco Limited on 1 March 2014 as Vice-Chairman and Independent Director and was appointed as Chairman of the Board on 28 April 2015. He is also the Chairman of the Investment Committee and a member of the Audit and Remuneration Committees. He was last re-elected as a Director at the Annual General Meeting on 18 April 2019.
He is a Global Board Director who sits on various boards internationally including AET Tankers - a worldwide energy logistics and ship assets capital leasing group, providing comprehensive and specialist petroleum services to oil and gas companies, refineries, petroleum and chemical corporations.
Colin joined BLG Capital Advisors, LLC, as Senior Advisor and Board Director, on 1 Jan 2019 . BLG is a globally diversified investment and asset management company with interests in healthcare, real estate, technology, and private equity. Colin advises BLG on its Asia Pacific (APAC) investment portfolio.
Colin was previously the President, GE (General Electric), & Regional Executive– Growth Initiatives in South East Asia Region (2005-2010). In this role, he was responsible for developing company-to-country strategies and executing on commercial growth initiatives for the GE Group, and its five core businesses: GE Capital & Asset Management, GE Technology Infrastructure (Aviation & Healthcare), GE Energy Infrastructure (Power, Water, Oil & Gas), GE Home & Business Solutions (Appliances, Industrial, Security) and NBC Universal (NBC, CNBC & Universal Studios). At GE, Colin was also extensively involved in Management Leadership and Talent Development across Asia. In his early career at GE, he was the Managing Director & General Manager of GE Aviation, responsible for commercial airlines aircraft engine sales and servicing.
Colin’s previous board directorships include:
- (2005 – 2010) Board Director, GE Pacific Pte Ltd, which is GE’s financial and investment holding group for the Asia Pacific region. Was also the Board Director for GE Capital (Real Estate) in Asia and CNBC in China.
- (2008-2013) Council Member, National Wages Council – Singapore Tripartite body comprising countrywide employers, trade unions and the Singapore government to deliberate and forge national consensus on human resource wages and productivity.
- (2008-2012) Vice-Chairman and Board Governor, American Chamber of Commerce, Singapore (Amcham). Amcham is the most active international business association in South East Asia providing advocacy, business insights and networks for American and ASEAN based companies.
- (2010-2016) Independent Director, OSIM International Limited. Member of the Audit, Nominating and Remuneration Committees.
- (2011-2018) US National Board member, Cancer Treatment Centers of America (“CTCA”), a network of regional hospitals with over 5000 medical personnel((Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Tulsa) in US. CTCA specializes in treating complex and advanced-stage cancer with an integrated and comprehensive “holistic person” approach to medical care, that includes advanced genomic testing and precision medicine therapies.
- (2011-2020) Chairman, Singapore Investment Development Corporation, a private equity fund investing in advanced technologies companies and held a Registered Fund Management Company certification with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).
Colin is the ASEAN Council Member of INSEAD University (since 2008) and has been conferred as a Certified International Board Director by INSEAD University since 2013. He is appointed as a Lifetime Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Directors.
Dr Tan has been an Independent Director of the Board since 5 October 2004. He serves as the Chairman of Audit Committee and a member of Nominating Committee. Dr Tan was last re-elected as a Director at the Annual General Meeting on 20 April 2017.+
Dr Tan was a Member of Parliament for the Ang Mo Kio GRC from 1997 to 2006, during which he served on the Government Parliamentary Committees for Education; Finance and Trade & Industry; and Information, Communication and the Arts. He was awarded the Public Service Medal (“PBM”) in 1993 for his contributions to the community.
He was previously an independent director of Hotung Investment Holdings Limited from 2012 to 2018, a company listed on SGX-ST.
He also sits on the boards of Provenance Capital Pte Ltd and Sebrina Holdings Pte Ltd. Dr Tan holds a Doctorate in Mathematical Physics and Master’s degree in Management from Imperial College at the University of London.
Mr Ng was appointed to the Board as a Non-Executive Director on 22 November 2012. He is a member of the Remuneration, Nominating and Investment Committees. Mr Ng was last re-elected as a Director at the Annual General Meeting on 12 April 2018.+
Mr Ng is the Managing Director of Asia Resource Corporation Pte Ltd and serves on the boards of several of its subsidiaries. He is also the President and Executive Director of Macondray Holdings Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Asia Resource Corporation Pte Ltd, with investments in Indo-China and China.
He held previous senior appointments in SGX-listed Boustead Singapore Ltd and Easycall International Ltd, where he was responsible for investment and corporate development functions.
Mr Ng graduated from National University of Singapore in 1994, with a Business Administration degree.
Dr Lai was appointed to the Board as a Non-Executive Director on 28 April 2015. He is a member of the Investment Committee and was last re-elected as a Director at the Annual General Meeting on 20 April 2017.+
Dr Lai currently sits on the Board of Yongmao Holdings Limited, 3dsense Media School Pte Ltd and Singapore Institute of Power & Gas Pte Ltd.
Dr Lai was the Chief Executive Officer of PSB Academy Pte Ltd from November 2007 to August 2012, and was previously the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of TUV SUD PSB Corporation and PSB Corporation Pte Ltd from April 2006 to March 2007 and from April 2001 to March 2006, respectively. He was also the General Manager (Standards & Technology) of Singapore Productivity & Standards Board from April 1996 to March 1998.
For his contributions to eco-labelling and the environmental movement, Dr Lai was given the Singapore Ministry of the Environment’s Green Lead Award (Individual), and he also received the Silver Public Service Award in 1997.
Dr Lai holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Industrial Chemistry and a PhD from the Loughborough University, United Kingdom.
Mr Hassanbhai was appointed to the Board as an Independent Director on 16 August 2013. He is Chairman of both the Remuneration and Nominating Committees and a member of the Audit Committee. Mr Hassanbhai was last re-elected as a Director at the Annual General Meeting on 12 April 2018.+
Mr Hassanbhai is active in various business and social organisations in Singapore among which he is a Trustee of the Singapore Indian Development Association (“SINDA”); Chairman of the Advisory Board of the NTU-SBF Centre for African Studies; and on the Board of ITE Education Services (Subsidiary of Institute of Technical Education). He also serves on the boards of his own companies in Singapore and the Middle East and as an Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit, Nomination and Remuneration Committees at listed India-based companies Gateway Distriparks Limited – a multi-modal container and rail company; and Snowman Logistics Limited – temperature controlled logistics services provider.
Mr Hassanbhai was conferred the Public Service Medal ("PBM") in 2010 and awarded the distinguished Long Service Award by the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports (“MCYS”) in 2011 for his invaluable volunteer service to the community and awarded a medal for service to education from the Ministry of Education in 2014. In 2017, he received the Business Recognition Award for business development in Africa, Middle East and mentoring family businesses from the Singapore Business Federation.
He was Singapore's Non-Resident High Commissioner to Federal Republic of Nigeria from 2008 to 2017. Mr Hassanbhai is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (“CMI”) and a Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (“ACCA”).
Mr Chew was appointed to the Board as an Alternate Director to Mr Charlie Ng How Kiat on 7 December 2012.
Mr Chew is Executive Chairman of Asia Resource Corporation which has diversified business interests in the Asian Region. He is also Chairman of Macondray Holdings Pte Ltd, and board member of Heineken Myanmar Limited, Myanmar Distillery Co Ltd, Myanmar Supply Chain & Marketing Services Co Ltd, Cycle & Carriage Automobile Myanmar Co Ltd and KFC Vietnam Company.+
Companies which he founded or led include Pepsi-Cola Vietnam, KFC Vietnam, JetStar Asia Ltd, Myanmar Airways International, Pepsi-Cola Philippines, Del Monte Pacific Ltd, RHB-Cathay Securities, Sterling Tobacco Corporation, Hua Feng Paper Mill, International Beverages Trading Company (Myanmar), Cycle & Carriage Automobile Myanmar Co Ltd, Heineken Myanmar, etc. He also served on boards of SGX-listed companies including Keppel Corporation, Keppel Tat-Lee Bank, Keppel Bank, CapitaLand Commercial and Del Monte Pacific.
In Singapore, he plays an active role in promoting regional businesses, having served as Chairman of Singapore Business Federation, Network Indonesia, Vietnam Business Club; Board Member of Singapore Trade Development Board, Economic Review Sub-Committee on Entrepreneurship & Internationalisation, Regional Business Forum, and ASEAN Business Advisory Council. He was also Member of the Economic Strategies Committee, National Productivity and Continuing Education Council, and founding Chairman of Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore.
He is currently Co-Chairman of ACCORD Employers & Business Council, Board Member of Singapore Health Services, Member of Chinese Development Assistance Council Board of Trustees, and Advisor to Singapore Institute of International Affairs. He was conferred the Singapore National Day Meritorious Service Medal (2013), Public Service Star (2008) and Public Service Medal (2001), as well as NUS Outstanding Service Award 2011, SG50 Outstanding Chinese Business Pioneers Award (2015) and SBF Appreciation Award 2017.
Mr Ng was appointed to the Board as an Alternate Director to Dr Steve Lai Mun Fook on 28 April 2015.+
Mr Ng is the Managing Director of one of the world’s largest crawler crane rental company, Tat Hong Holdings Ltd, and he is vastly experienced in the areas of corporate management, business development and business management. He sits on the board of Tat Hong Holdings Ltd (de-listed from SGX on 20 July 2018) as well as its regional subsidiaries and associates across Malaysia, Indonesia, Australia and China. He is also a director of Yongmao Holdings Limited, a tower crane manufacturer.
Mr Ng is also the President of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry (“SCCCI”), a member of the Board of Directors of Business China and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Chinese Development and Assistance Council (“CDAC”).
Mr Ng holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree from Loughborough University, United Kingdom. He was awarded the Pingat Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Medal) in 2002 and the Bintang Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Star) in 2010 by the President of the Republic of Singapore. In September 2015, Mr Ng was appointed Justice of the Peace by the President of the Republic of Singapore.