Mr Ng Khoon Seng, has been an Executive Director of our Company since its incorporation on 26 February 2004. He was also the Group's Executive Chairman and Group Chief Operating Officer until 4 August 2009 when he was re-designated as our Group's Acting Chief Operating Officer.
Mr Ng did not seek re-election at the Annual General Meeting held on 28 April 2014. He stepped down as Executive Director and Group's Acting Chief Operating Officer. He was appointed as the Group Managing Director of the Elastomeric Group effective on 29 April 2014.
On 19 June 2015, Mr Ng was re-designated as the Business Development Director of the Elastomeric Group. He remained as a director of the subsidiaries, namely HLN Rubber Products Pte Ltd ("HRP"), HLN Rubber Industries Sdn Bhd ("HRI"), HLN Micron Pte Ltd ("HLM") and Sinjia Properties Pte Ltd ("SP").
Mr Ng has more than 30 years of experience in the stamping and die-cutting industry, making significant progress in his career beginning as a technician and senior supervisor in the 1980s and founded his own business in 1989. He is a Non-Executive Director of Pro-stamping Industrial, a company engaged in providing Drilling and Stamping of printed circuit boards, which he founded in 1989 together with his family members. Mr Ng holds a Diploma in Business Efficiency and Productivity (Production Management) from the National Productivity Board Institute for Productivity Training of Singapore and a Degree of Master of Business Administration from the University of Adelaide.
Ms Chan Saw Yee, Joyce is the Group Financial Controller. She joined the Group on 1 November 2006 as Assistant Finance Manager for our Metallic SBU and was promoted to Assistant Group Accountant on 1 January 2009. She was later promoted to Group Accountant on 1 January 2010 and promoted to Group Financial Controller on 1 January 2015. Ms Chan is responsible for overall financial and management reporting of Sinjia Land Limited and its subsidiaries. She also oversees the internal and external audit of the whole Group. Prior to joining our Group, she had worked with a manufacturing company as Senior Accounts Executive, overseeing the accounts of its China subsidiary. Ms Chan holds a Bachelor of Arts with 2nd Class Honors in Accounting and Finance from Oxford Brookes University (in association with Nilai College, Malaysia).
Mr Tan Chye Thiam, Kelvin is the General Manager of Elastomeric Group in Singapore. He is responsible for the general and operations management of HRP. Mr Tan joined our Group on 12 February 2007 as a Deputy General Manager and was promoted to General Manager of Elastomeric Group on 1st September 2007. Mr Tan has more than 17 years of experience in Plant Management for the rubber industry. Prior to joining our Group, Mr Tan was Assistant Plant Manager of Hi-Tech Polymer Limited from 2000 to 2007, and worked as Production Manager for various manufacturers between 1991 to 2000. Mr Tan holds a Diploma in Chemical Process Technology from the Singapore Polytechnic in March 1988.
Mr Narayanasamy Senthil Kumar is the General Manager of Elastomeric Group in Batam, Indonesia. He is responsible for general and operational management of PTH. Mr Kumar joined the Group on 1 December 1997 as a Compounding and Molding Operator and was promoted to Production Supervisor in 1999 and Quality Assurance Manager in 2001. Due to his in-depth knowledge in rubber chemistry and his leadership skills, he was later promoted to Deputy General Manager on 12 August 2004 and promoted to General Manager on 1 January 2014.
Mr Sim Gim Hwee, Melvin is the General Manager for Corporate Engineering of our Elastomeric Group. He is responsible for the Group engineering matters related to tools, materials and processes. Mr Sim joined HRP on 8 May 2011. Prior to joining the Group, he was the Product Manager of Polytech Component Pte Ltd in Singapore office where he specialised in various aspects of keypad related productions and was responsible for the key accounts of various overseas customers in Europe, UK and USA. He also served as a technical consultant to its operation in China. Mr Sim has more than 23 years of experience in keypad industry serving the consumer electronics, mobile devices, automotive, audio and video industries. Mr Sim holds a Diploma in Manufacturing from Singapore Polytechnic.
Mr Ngau Duo Kiang, Jimmy is the Deputy General Manager (Sales) of our Elastomeric Group. He joined our Group on 24 February 2014. Mr Ngau is responsible for the regional sales development of the Elastomeric Group. Prior to joining our Group he was Regional Sales Manager of a UK company that specialized in bonding solution and adhesive components. His roles were mainly sales development activities that covered SEA and PRC. Before that he was with a leading producer of power products and interconnects solution where he managed the SEA markets of major key accounts. He has 15 years of experience in business development and program management. He holds a Degree in Social Science from University Science of Malaysia.
Mr Tan Yeow Ming, Mark is the Deputy General Manager of our Elastomeric Group in Suzhou, China. Mr. Tan joined the Group on 1 June 2015 and he is responsible for the operational management of HSR. Prior to joining the Group, he was an Operation Manager of Glocom Marketing Pte Ltd from 2013 to 2015, and has earlier worked in various companies as Sales and Marketing Manager in manufacturing companies from 1993 to 2012.
Mr Tan has more than 17 years of experience in rubber, die cut, stamping and plastic molding industry. He worked with Uniplas Enterprises Pte Ltd amp; its subsidiaries in Shanghai, Kunshan and Suzhou for 11 years in inmold decoration plastics molding. He holds a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Ngee Ann Polytechnic.
Mr Tew Lay Khong, Stanley is the Deputy General Manager of our Elastomeric Group in Johor, Malaysia. Mr Tew joined our Group in middle February 2016 and he is responsible for the operational management of HRI. Prior to joining the Group, he was the General Manager of Trend Technologies (Suzhou) Company Limited in China and TKR Singapore Pte. Ltd. He served multi-national manufacturing base customers in the past 28 years specialize in metal related products, including consumer electronics, computer peripherals, office automation, medical devices, industrial test equipment, server storage, banking devices and networking sector. He has strong leadership skills, hands on manufacturing experiences and plant management knowledge. He holds a Bachelor of Science major in Mathematics with Business.
Ms Lim Yen Nee, Elicia is the Assistant Group Human Resource Manager. She joined our Group on 5 June 2013 as Human Resource Executive and was promoted during July 2014. Ms Lim in partnership with internal stakeholders, develops and implements key change management strategies and services to improve employees and business performances. She is responsible for the regional operational delivery of human resources services and support to our Group of companies. Prior to joining our Group, she had worked with a company in the Telecommunication industry as Business Development Executive, overseeing the regional sales accounts. Ms Lim holds a Diploma in Business Management from University of Bradford, UK (in association with MDIS Business School, Singapore).