Dr. Lim Seck Yeow
Dr. Lim Seck Yeow is our Non-Executive Chairman and was appointed on 12 October 2004. Dr. Lim started his career as an Assistant Stock Keeper with Cold Storage Limited and rose through the ranks to become its Sales Manager and eventually its Asia Regional Sales Manager. Dr. Lim holds an honorary Doctorate of Philosophy in Entrepreneurship from Wisconsin International University in the United States.
Bao Hongwei is our Managing Director and was appointed on 1 January 2018. He was our Executive Director and General Manager since 16 June 2005. He is responsible for the overall and day-to-day management and operations of our Group. He joined Feixian Chemical Factory in 1989 as a section manager and was subsequently promoted to deputy factory manager in 1991. In 1997, he was a non-executive director of Yinguang Chemical Group and also a managing director and general manager of Feixian Yinguang Drawnwork Co., Ltd. He is currently a non-executive director of Yinguang Chemical Group and some of its subsidiaries as well as Yinguang Chemical. He obtained a certificate in economics management from the Jinan Workers University in 1994 and a Masters in Business Administration from the Tsinghua University in 2000. He also obtained a Bachelor Degree in Economics Management from the Provincipal Party Committee School of Shandong in 2002 and a Master Degree in Administrative Management from Beijing Normal University in 2004.
Executive Director and Senior Advisor
Sun Bowen is our Executive Director and Senior Advisor and was appointed on 1 January 2018. He was our Managing Director since 16 June 2005. He provides firm relationships with government authorities and other stakeholders, as well as assisting the Managing Director to evaluate and formulate business strategies for our Group. He has been with the Group since 1980 when Feixian Chemical Factory was first established in 1979. He was a factory manager in Feixian Chemical Factory and thereafter became a majority shareholder of Shandong Yinguang Chemical Group Co., Ltd ("Yinguang Chemical Group"). He was also the director and general manager of Yinguang Chemical Group from December 1997 to May 2004. Sun Bowen has more than 20 years of experience in the explosives industry. He started as a mechanic in 1966, and thereafter became a technician and factory manager in the period from 1976 to 1993. In March 1993, he became a director of Shandong Yinguang Chemical Industry Co., Ltd ("Yinguang Chemical") till 2004. He is currently a non-executive director of Yinguang Chemical Group and some of its subsidiaries as well as Yinguang Chemical and he is the managing director of our subsidiary, Shandong Yinguang Technology Co., Ltd. He is also a non-executive director of Imperial Crown Limited, a company listed on the Catalist of The Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited.
Wee Phui Gam
Lead Independent Director
Wee Phui Gam is our Independent Director and was appointed on 15 October 2009. Mr Wee is a practising Chartered Accountant of Singapore. He has been the sole proprietor of P G Wee & Partners since 1984. P G Wee & Partners was converted to P G Wee Partnership LLP ("P G Wee"), an Accredited Training Organisation, in January 2013. He is also the managing partner of Y.C. Lee & Co ("Y.C. Lee"), a position he has held since 1990. P G Wee and Y.C. Lee are public accounting firms in Singapore. Mr Wee is also an independent director of Imperial Crown Limited, a company listed on the Catalist of The Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. Mr Wee started his career in 1978 as an audit assistant with Foo, Kon & Tan, a public accounting firm in Singapore. Shortly after, he joined Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co, an international accounting firm as an audit assistant, becoming a Manager when he left some 6 years later, in 1984. Mr. Wee holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from the University of Singapore, a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Singapore and is an Accredited Tax Advisor (Income Tax & GST). He is a member of the Anderson Junior College School Advisory Committee.
Professor Jiang Rongguang
Professor Jiang Rongguang is our Independent Director and was appointed on 11 October 2010. Professor Jiang is an industry veteran with over 30 years of experience in China's
commercial explosives industry. He is currently a Professor with Nanjing University of Science and Technology (南京理工大学) and also the chief technical specialist with National
Quality Supervision and Inspection Center for Industrial Explosive Materials (国家民用爆破器材质量监督检验中心首席技术专家) ("NQSIC"), where he previously had served as permanent deputy chairman. Authorised by the Chinese government quality assurance and certification agencies, NQSIC provides independent assessments and certifications
of commercial explosives products manufactured in China. Professor Jiang is also currently serving as a member in the Experts Committee of Commercial Explosives Industry of China (国家民爆器材行业专家委员会委员) and also as a member in the Safety Experts Committee of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China (中华人民共和国工业和信息化部民爆器材行业安全专家委员会委员) ("MIIT"). Among others, MIIT is tasked with the supervision and governing of commercial explosives' production and manufacturing activities in China. Professor
Jiang graduated from Nanjing University of Science and Technology (南京理工大学) in 1978, majoring in the design and development of explosive devices.
Tan Keng Keat
Tan Keng Keat is our Independent Director and was appointed on 18 August 2016. Mr Tan is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Imperium Crown Limited, a company listed on the Catalist of The Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. An experienced accountant with over 17 years of experience in the financial sector, Mr Tan started his professional career with PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore and later moved on to public listed companies. Mr Tan had held key positions such as Director, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary in companies listed on the SGX, LSE and the ASX and has extensive experience in financial reporting, corporate finance, treasury, audit, taxation and company secretarial matters. Mr Tan graduated from the Nanyang Technological University with a degree in Accountancy (Honours) and is a Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.