Mr. Goh Yeow Tin
Non-Executive and Lead Independent Director
Mr. Goh Yeow Tin was appointed as a Lead Independent and Non-Executive Director of the Company on 1 October 2007. On 18 February 2019, Mr Goh was appointed the Chairman of the Nominating Committee and a member of both the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee.
Mr. Goh is currently the Non-Executive Chairman of Seacare Foundation Pte Ltd and Seacare Manpower Pte Ltd. Mr Goh began his career in September 1979 with the Economic Development Board (“EDB”) where he headed the Local Industries Unit and was subsequently appointed as a Director of EDB’s Automation Applications Centre located in the Singapore Science Park. Mr Goh was the founding member of the Association of Small and Medium Enterprise (“ASME”) and founded International Franchise Pte Ltd, a pioneer in franchising business in Singapore, in 1986.
Mr. Goh was previously the Deputy Managing Director of Tonhow Industries Ltd, the first SESDAQ listed plastic injection moulding company, from 1991 to 1993. Mr. Goh was the Vice-President of Times Publishing Ltd from 1996 to 2006 and was responsible for the Group’s Retail and Distribution businesses. Mr. Goh is also a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors and an Independent Director of Sheng Siong Group Ltd., AsiaPhos Ltd., Vicom Ltd. and TLV (Holdings) Ltd.
In recognition of his many years of social and community services, Mr. Goh was awarded the Public Service Star (Bar) in 2015 and was appointed a Justice of the Peace in September 2015. Mr. Goh holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Hons) and a Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management.
Mr Goh’s last re-appointment as a Director was on 18 February 2019.