Independent & Non-executive Director

  • Member of Board of Directors
  • Chairman of Audit & Risk Committee

Mr. Chin Yoke Choong was appointed an Independent, Non-executive Director on YHS Board on 15 May 2006 and was last re-elected on 26 April 2017. He does not have any relationship (including familial) with fellow board members, the Company and/or its substantial shareholders or any of its principal subsidiaries.

Mr. Chin is a member of the Council of Presidential Advisers, Singapore. He serves as a board member of several listed companies including AV Jennings Limited, Ho Bee Land Limited and Singapore Telecommunications Limited. Mr. Chin is the Chairman of NTUC Fairprice Co-operative Ltd, Chairman of NTUC Fairprice Foundation Ltd and Deputy Chairman of NTUC Enterprise Co-operative Limited. He is the Chairman of Housing and Development Board and Chairman of Frasers Commercial Asset Management Ltd. He also serves as a board member of Temasek Holdings (Private) Ltd and Singapore Labour Foundation. Mr. Chin was the Chairman of Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore from 1 April 2001 to 31 March 2006, Managing Partner of KPMG Singapore from 1992 to 2005, Director of Neptune Orient Lines Limited from 2006 to 2012, Director of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited from 2005 to 2014, Director of Singapore Power Limited from 2006 to 2014, board member of the Competition Commission of Singapore from 2005 to 2012, Chairman of the Singapore Totalisator Board from 1 January 2006 to 31 December 2012 and Director of Sembcorp Industries Ltd from 1 December 2008 to 19 April 2017.

Mr. Chin holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Singapore and is an associate member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.