Pao Kiew Tee is our Non-Executive Chairman and Independent Director. He was appointed as our Director on 24 December 2012. He is also the Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of both the Nominating and Remuneration Committees.
From March 1979 to June 2016, he served as a senior government auditor holding the position of senior group director. As a senior auditor, he was overall in-charge of a group responsible for auditing the financial statements and operation audits of government ministries and statutory boards. Prior to joining the Singapore Government, he served with various accounting firms in New Zealand between October 1976 and September 1978. From March 1975 to September 1976, he worked as an analyst for the Commercial Bank of Australia in New Zealand.
He is currently an independent director of Wong Fong Industries Limited and Mary Chia Holdings Limited. He was the honorary treasurer and honorary secretary of the Serangoon Gardens Country Club for several years between 1998 and 2012, and is currently active in various grassroots organisations.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree from the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand in 1974. He is a fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors