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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Kwok Hung Chiu

65 Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Hwee Chiang Lim

59 2002 Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Gek Khim Chew

54 Deputy Chairman of the Board, Non-Executive Director

Cheryl Seow

2015 Chief Financial Officer, IR Contact Officer

David Blight

Chief Executive Officer of ARA Australia; Chief Executive Officer of ARA Summit Development Fund I

Daniel Cerf

Chief Executive Officer of ARA-CWT Trust Management (Cache ) Limited

Tom Cheung

Chief Executive Officer of Hui Xian Asset Management Limited

Yu Chiu

35 2014 Chief Executive Officer ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited

Anthony Kang

Chief Executive Officer of ARA Korea Limited; Country Head, Korea

Arun Madhok

Chief Executive Officer of Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd.; Chief Executive Officer of Suntec International Convention & Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd.

Siew Hoon Siew

2014 Chief Executive Officer of ARA Harmony Fund; Head of Asset Management of ARA Private Funds

Khim Chon Wong

55 Chief Executive Officer of Am ARA REIT Managers Sdn. Bhd.

Lai Hung Wong

42 2011 Chief Executive Officer of ARA Asset Management (Prosperity ) Limited

See Kiat Yeo

Chief Executive Officer of ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited

Paul Yi

2014 Chief Executive Officer of ARA Asia Dragon Fund II; Head of Investments of ARA Private Funds

Moses Song

2014 Group Chief Investment Officer, Assistant Group Chief Executive Officer

Hwi Cheng Eng

Head of Legal & Compliance of ARA Private Funds

Thomas Kong

Director, Asset Management of ARA Private Funds

June Lim

Country Head, Malaysia of ARA Asset Management Limited; Director, Asset Management of ARA Private Funds

Pauline Lim

Director- Group Human Resources & Corporate Development

Alvin Loo

Director, Group Business Development of ARA Asset Management Limited

Poh Choo Low

Senior Director of ARA Financial Pte. Ltd.

Hon Pheng Mun

Country Head, China

Beng Tiong Ng

2014 Assistant Group Chief Executive Officer

Richard Tan

Chief Financial Officer of ARA Private Funds

Boon Kang Tang

Director-Group Risk Management & Internal Audit

Serene Yeo

Assistant Director of Group Office Administration; Personal Assistant to Group Chief Executive Officer

Anthony Yip

2011 Deputy Chairman of APM Property Management Pte . Ltd .

Ibrahim Zulkefli

General Manager of APM Premier Project Management (M) Sdn. Bhd.

Kar Choo Yeoh

57 2015 Company Secretary

Lai Chee Ma

48 2015 Non-Executive Director

Chee Keong Yap

56 Non-Executive Director

Mo Chi Cheng

66 2007 Independent Non-Executive Director

Yock Suan Lee

2007 Independent Non-Executive Director

How Teck Lim

65 2007 Independent Non-Executive Director

Colin Russel

75 2007 Independent Non-Executive Director

Biographies

Name Description

Kwok Hung Chiu

Mr. Chiu Kwok Hung is the Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of ARA Asset Management Limited. He is the Founder of the Company. He is also the chairman and non-executive director of ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited (the manager of Fortune REIT), ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited (the manager of Suntec REIT) and ARA Asset Management (Prosperity) Limited (the manager of Prosperity REIT). Fortune REIT is listed on the Main Board of the SEHK and the SGX-ST while Suntec REIT is listed on the SGX-ST and Prosperity REIT is listed on the Main Board of the SEHK. Mr Chiu is also a director of ARA Fund Management (Asia Dragon) Limited as the manager of the ARA Asia Dragon Fund. Mr Chiu is a member of the 11th Shanghai Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference of the People’s Republic of China, a fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Real Estate Administrators and a member of the Board of Governors of Hong Kong Baptist University Foundation. Mr Chiu has more than 30 years of international experience in real estate in Hong Kong and various countries and is one of the most respected professionals in the property industry in Asia. Mr Chiu is an executive director of Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited (“Cheung Kong”), a company listed on the Main Board of the SEHK. He joined Cheung Kong in 1997 and has been an executive director since 2000, heading the real estate sales, marketing and property management teams. Prior to joining Cheung Kong, Mr Chiu was with Sino Land Company Limited from 1994 to 1997 and Hang Lung Development Company, Limited (now known as Hang Lung Group Limited) from 1979 to 1994, responsible for the leasing and property management in both companies. Both Sino Land Company Limited and Hang Lung Group Limited are listed on the Main Board of the SEHK. Mr Chiu holds Bachelor degrees in Sociology and Economics from Trent University in Ontario, Canada.

Hwee Chiang Lim

Mr. Lim Hwee Chiang is the Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director of ARA Asset Management Limited since its establishment. He is a non-executive director of ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited, ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited, ARA Asset Management (Prosperity) Limited, Am ARA REIT Managers Sdn. Bhd. (the manager of AmFIRST REIT), ARA-CWT Trust Management (Cache) Limited (the manager of Cache Logistics Trust), APN Property Group Limited listed in Australia and Hui Xian Asset Management Limited (the manager of Hui Xian REIT). Mr Lim is also the chairman of APM Property Management Pte. Ltd., Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd. In addition, Mr Lim is an independent director, chairman of the remuneration committee and share options scheme committee and member of the audit and nominating committees of Singapore-listed Teckwah Industrial Corporation Limited. He is also the vice president of the Hong Kong-Singapore Business Association, the senior vice president of the Asia Pacific Real Estate Association, a council member of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry and a member of the Valuation Review Board of the Ministry of Finance of Singapore. Mr Lim has more than 30 years of experience in real estate. Prior to founding ARA, from 1997 to 2002, he was an executive director of GRA (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., a whollyowned subsidiary of Prudential (US) Real Estate Investors. From 1996 to 1997, he founded and was the managing director of The Land Managers (S) Pte. Ltd. He was the general manager of the Singapore Labour Foundation Management Services Pte. Ltd. from 1991 to 1995, and was with DBS Land Limited (now part of CapitaLand Limited) from 1981 to 1990. Mr Lim holds a Bachelor of Engineering (First Class Honours) in Mechanical Engineering, a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, as well as a Diploma in Business Administration, each from the National University of Singapore

Gek Khim Chew

Ms. Chew Gek Khim is the Deputy Chairman and Non- Executive Director of ARA Asset Management Limited. She is also chairman of ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited. She has been the chairman of Straits Trading since 24 April 2008. Ms Chew is also executive chairman of Tecity Group, which she joined in 1987, deputy chairman of the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation in Singapore and chairman of the Tan Sri Tan Foundation in Malaysia. She sits on the board of Singapore Exchange Limited and is a member of the Securities Industry Council of Singapore, the SSO Council and Board of Governors of S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies. Ms Chew graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1984 and is a lawyer by training. She was awarded the Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite in 2010.

Cheryl Seow

Ms. Cheryl Seow is the group chief financial officer of the company. Ms Seow heads the finance team and has direct oversight of the functions of the treasury, financial reporting and controls, risk management, special strategic projects, tax and investor relations. Prior to joining the Group, Ms Seow established and ran her own boutique consultancy firm providing accounting and consultancy services to small and medium enterprises. She had also held senior finance positions in various companies listed on the SGX-ST. She was the deputy financial controller and company secretary of L.C. Development Ltd and was with Royal Sporting House and Lum Chang Holdings Limited. Ms Seow began her career with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Singapore in 1988.

David Blight

Mr. David Blight is the Chief Executive Officer of ARA Australia; Chief Executive Officer of ARA Summit Development Fund I of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Mr Blight has more than 30 years of experience in real estate and global funds management. He is currently a non-executive independent director of Japara Healthcare Ltd listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (“ASX”) and a director of Woodcliff Capital Pty Ltd, a private investment and management company. Mr Blight is also the founding chairman and non-executive director of Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (Australia). Prior to joining the Group, he was the group managing director and chief executive officer of APN Property Group, a real estate fund manager listed on ASX. Prior to that, he had spent close to 20 years with ING Real Estate, where he was the managing director, then global chairman and chief executive officer of ING Real Estate Investment Management and subsequently vice chairman of ING Real Estate in the Netherlands. Mr Blight began his career with Edward Rushton Son & Kenyon (Australasia) Pty Ltd., Sydney, Australia. Mr Blight holds a Bachelor of Applied Finance in Valuation from the University of Adelaide, Australia.

Daniel Cerf

Mr. Daniel Cerf is the Chief Executive Officer of ARA-CWT Trust Management (Cache ) Limited , manager of Cache Logistics Trust, subsidiary of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Mr Cerf has more than 20 years of experience in real estate in Asia, working on investment and development ventures in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia. Prior to joining the Manager, Mr Cerf was the deputy chief executive officer of K-REIT Asia Management Limited, (the manager of K-REIT Asia, a REIT listed on the SGX-ST). Mr Cerf is a licensed architect in the United States and holds a Bachelor of Architecture Degree (Dean’s List) from the University of Oklahoma, USA.

Tom Cheung

Mr. Tom Cheung is the Chief Executive Officer of Hui Xian Asset Management Limited of the company. He is also a responsible officer of the manager. Mr Cheung has held the position of chief operating officer since the listing of the units of Hui Xian REIT on HKEx in April 2011. Mr Cheung is also the general manager of Beijing Oriental Plaza Co., Ltd. (“BOP”), the Sino-foreign cooperative joint venture company through which Hui Xian REIT’s investment in Beijing Oriental Plaza is held. Mr Cheung has over 20 years of experience in real estate, encompassing office, retail and residential properties. He began his career at BOP as the general manager of the Tower Apartments at Beijing Oriental Plaza in 2001 and assumed the role of general manager of The Tower Offices at Beijing Oriental Plaza in 2005. He became general manager of business development for the entire complex in 2006, before assuming the position of general manager of BOP in 2009. Prior to joining BOP, Mr Cheung spent seven years in Shanghai, where, as general manager, he set up the first Mainland China branch in Shanghai for CB Richard Ellis (now known as CBRE). Mr Cheung was previously involved in the sales, leasing and marketing of over 20 real estate projects located throughout Mainland China, including Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou and Huizhou.

Yu Chiu

Ms. Chiu Yu is the Chief Executive Officer ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited a subsidiary of ARA Asset Management Limited. She is responsible for the overall performance and direction of Fortune REIT which includes strategic planning, investment, asset management and investor relations. Ms. Chiu was previously with the Fortune REIT Manager between 2003 to 2006, where she was involved in various functions including fi nance, research and investment, asset management and investor relations. She re-joined the Fortune REIT Manager in 2008 as a director and was appointed as the chief operating officer in 2009. Ms. Chiu holds a Master of Science in Real Estate Economics and Finance, a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance, a Postgraduate Certifi cate in Laws and a Postgraduate Diploma in Law. She is also a solicitor of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, a CFA Charterholder and a member of the American Institute of Certifi ed Public Accountants.

Anthony Kang

Mr. Anthony Kang is the Chief Executive Officer of ARA Korea Limited; Country Head, Korea of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Mr Kang leads ARA’s activities in Korea, ranging from REIT management to private capital fundraising initiatives involving Korean investors. Prior to ARA’s acquisition of ARA Korea Limited (formerly a Macquarie Group-owned company known as Macquarie Real Estate Korea Limited) in April 2014, Mr Kang was chief executive officer as well as representative director of the company since 2010. During his time at Macquarie, he also served as a board member of Macquarie Asia Property Advisers Limited and six other Macquarie-controlled companies domiciled around the globe. Prior to joining Macquarie, he was with the Global Principal Investment Division at Merrill Lynch in Hong Kong and the Global Real Estate Group at Lehman Brothers in Tokyo. Mr Kang began his career as a corporate and real estate attorney and had worked in several major law firms based in Boston, Hong Kong and Seoul. Mr Kang holds a Master’s degree in Real Estate and Urban Development from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Columbia University.

Arun Madhok

Mr. Arun Madhok is the Chief Executive Officer of Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd.; Chief Executive Officer of Suntec International Convention & Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd. Mr Madhok joined Suntec Singapore in 2009 as the director of business development and was promoted to the position of chief operating officer at the beginning of 2012. Mr Madhok had spearheaded the review of the venue’s operational activities and implemented changes, enabling the venue to maintain its reputation as a world class venue. He has also been instrumental in developing and leading the modernisation programme that was completed in 2013. Prior to his appointment at Suntec Singapore, Mr Madhok had garnered extensive experience in the airline and computer industries. His expertise includes strong change management and strategic planning in the area of business development, customer service, operations and information technology. His strong business acumen led to significant growth in several major new markets across Eastern Europe, Mediterranean and North Africa during his tenure with British Airways. Mr Madhok is a graduate of the Spicer Memorial College and the Osmania University in India.

Siew Hoon Siew

Ms. Siew Siew Hoon is the Chief Executive Officer of ARA Harmony Fund; Head of Asset Management of ARA Private Funds subsidiary of ARA Asset Management Ltd.. She is also the director, asset management of ARA Managers (Asia Dragon) Pte. Ltd., where she is responsible for the management of the residential assets in the fund portfolio. Ms Siew has close to 20 years of experience in the marketing, sales, leasing and management of real estate in both Singapore and Australia. She joined ARA in 2004, managing the AIFEREF which was fully divested in 2007. Prior to joining the Group, Ms Siew was the marketing manager of The Land Managers (S) Pte. Ltd., where she was involved in the development and sales of residential properties in Singapore. Ms Siew started her career with the Far East Organization, one of the property developers in Singapore. Ms Siew holds a Bachelor of Science (Estate Management) from the National University of Singapore.

Khim Chon Wong

Mr Wong Khim Chon is the Chief Executive Officer of Am ARA REIT Managers Sdn. Bhd., manager of AmFIRST REIT of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Mr Wong has more than 30 years of experience in the real estate industry, in areas of building and civil construction, property development, project management and property management, including property-related asset management for a life insurance company. Prior to joining the manager, his last position was senior general manager, property with Hap Seng Consolidated Berhad, a well-diversified public listed group of companies with business activities in both East Malaysia and Peninsular Malaysia. He was then head of the property management and leasing department, responsible for the group’s investment properties in Peninsular Malaysia in addition to overseeing the sales and marketing department for commercial and residential properties in the property development business unit. Mr Wong holds a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Malaya and a postgraduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance from ACCA, United Kingdom.

Lai Hung Wong

Ms. Wong Lai Hung is the Chief Executive Officer of ARA Asset Management (Prosperity ) Limited, manager of Prosperity REIT, subsidiary of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Prior to this, she held various senior management appointments in ARA Asset Management (Prosperity) Limited. Ms Wong has more than 15 years of experience in the industry. Prior to joining the Group, she was the deputy manager (leasing) for New World Development Company Limited responsible for the marketing of office and industrial buildings and overseeing the landlord profit and loss account. She was an assistant leasing manager of Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited from 1997 to 2004, assistant property manager of Jardine Matheson & Co Limited in 1997 and administrative officer of Goodwill Management Limited from 1995 to 1997. Ms Wong began her career with Yaohan Department Store (HK) Limited in 1994. Ms Wong holds a Bachelor of Arts from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, a Postgraduate Certification in HK Law from the City University of Hong Kong and a Diploma in Property Development from the University of Hong Kong.

See Kiat Yeo

Mr. Yeo See Kiat is the Chief Executive Officer of ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited, manager of Suntec REIT the subsidiary of ARA Asset Management Limited. He is executive director of ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited.He is also a director of One Raffles Quay Pte. Ltd., BFC Development Pte. Ltd. and Suntec Harmony Pte Ltd. Mr Yeo has more than 30 years of experience in the real estate industry, managing and overseeing various projects with Hwa Hong Corporation Limited, The Wharf Group, Parkway Holdings Limited, and CapitaLand Limited. He has held senior management positions over the last 20 years. Mr Yeo started his career in Turquand Young (now Ernst & Young) and was with the firm from 1976 to 1980. Mr Yeo holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Singapore and a Graduate Diploma in Management Studies from the Singapore Institute of Management. He is also a fellow of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore.

Paul Yi

Mr. Paul Yi is the Chief Executive Officer of ARA Asia Dragon Fund II; Head of Investments of ARA Private Funds subsidiaries of ARA Asset Management Ltd. He holds the concurrent appointment of director, investment and research of ARA Private Funds, responsible for sourcing, evaluating and underwriting of investment opportunities for the ARA private funds platform. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Yi was based in Tokyo from 2005 to 2008 as a managing director at Capmark Finance Inc., responsible for the company’s business development and funds management platform in Asia. From 2000 to 2005, Mr Yi was based in Seoul and Hong Kong with Merrill Lynch (Asia) as a director in the global principal investments group covering real estate investment activities in Asia ex-Japan. Mr Yi also worked for Blackrock Inc. from 1998 to 2000 as an associate. Mr Yi began his career in the United States, as an analyst at PNC Bank N.A in 1996. Mr Yi holds a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor degree, both from the Pennsylvania State University, USA.

Moses Song

Mr. Moses Song is Group Chief Investment Officer, Assistant Group Chief Executive Officer of ARA Asset Management Limited. Mr Moses Song is the chief executive officer of principal investments of the Group. He holds the concurrent appointment of director, corporate business development responsible for the establishment of new investment management platforms and the Group’s business development initiatives. In addition, he oversees the Australia Desk of the Group. Mr Song is also an alternate director to Mr Lim Hwee Chiang John of ARA-CWT Trust Management (Cache) Limited. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Song was a principal and chief operating officer at Lubert-Adler Asia Advisors Pte. Ltd., the Asia investment platform of United States-based real estate private equity firm Lubert-Adler Partners L.P., where he was responsible for North Asia investment opportunities, and with Marathon Asset Management (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., as managing director responsible for real estate finance and investments in Asia. He was based in Hong Kong from 2004 to 2007 with Merrill Lynch (Asia Pacific) Ltd. as a director in the global commercial real estate group and Morgan Stanley Asia Ltd. as a vice president of Morgan Stanley International Real Estate Funds. Mr Song began his career as a corporate and real estate finance attorney in the United States. He moved to Asia in 2000 as a seconded attorney to Morgan Stanley International Real Estate Funds in Tokyo, Japan and was appointed general counsel of Morgan Stanley’s real estate asset management platform in Korea in 2001. Mr Song holds a Juris Doctor from the Vanderbilt University School of Law and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Centre College. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas (inactive status).

Hwi Cheng Eng

Ms. Eng Hwi Cheng is the Head of Legal & Compliance of ARA Private Funds of ARA Asset Management Ltd. She is responsible for the legal, corporate secretarial and compliance functions of ARA Private Funds. Ms Eng has been with the Group for more than seven years and has more than 20 years of experience in the legal industry. Prior to joining the ARA Group, Ms Eng was the assistant vice-president, group legal and corporate secretariat at Ascendas Land (Singapore) Pte Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jurong Town Corporation from 2005 to 2008. She started her career as an in-house counsel with Singapore Technologies Group of Companies for the period 2001 to 2005. Prior to becoming an in-house legal counsel, Ms Eng was a practising lawyer in the Conveyancing Department of Messrs Lee & Lee from 1993 to 2001 and in the Litigation Department of Messrs J S Yeh & Co from 1991 to 1993. Ms Eng holds a Master of Laws from University of London and a Bachelor of Laws from National University of Singapore. She is currently a member of the Singapore Academy of Law.

Thomas Kong

Mr. Thomas Kong is the director, asset management of ARA Private Funds of ARA Asset Management Ltd. He holds the concurrent appointment of fund director of the SIP. Mr Kong was actively involved in setting up the ADF I and has held various key positions including investment director and portfolio management director in the ADF. Prior to that, he was the fund manager for the Al Islamic Far Eastern Real Estate Fund, which was fully divested in 2007. He was also actively involved in the listing of Prosperity REIT in Hong Kong and AmFirst REIT in Malaysia in 2005 and 2006 respectively. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Kong was with CapitaLand Group, one of the largest listed real estate developers in Southeast Asia, for over four years. He held positions in investments, business development and asset management, with the last position as vice president at TCC Capital Land, a joint venture between CapitaLand and T.C.C. Limited, a Thai conglomerate group. Mr Kong began his career with the Wing Tai Group, a listed real estate developer based in Singapore in 1996. Mr Kong holds a Bachelor of Business Degree (Financial Analysis) from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

June Lim

Ms. June Lim is the Country Head, Malaysia of ARA Asset Management Limited; Director, Asset Management of ARA Private Funds of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Ms Lim has more than 15 years of real estate experience. Prior to joining the Group, Ms Lim was the head of retail department with PT Jones Lang LaSalle, where she oversaw two development projects for the Lippo Group. In addition, she had planned the overall tenancy mix and determined the positioning of mall projects, whilst working closely with the project department to fine-tune floor plans for its shopping malls. Prior to that, Ms Lim was the senior manager, retail sector head of City Developments Ltd and the general manager (marketing and promotions) of PT Grand Indonesia. Ms Lim had started her career with CB Richard Ellis in 1996. Ms Lim holds a Bachelor of Science (Estate Management) from National University of Singapore.

Pauline Lim

Ms. Pauline Lim is the Director- Group Human Resources & Corporate Development of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Prior to joining the Group, Ms Lim had provided human resources consultancy services to education enrichment service providers from 2008 to 2009. She was the vice president of human resources at CBM Pte. Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of City Developments Limited, a property development group listed on the SGX-ST, from 2006 to 2008 and was the head of the Nanyang Institute of Management School of Business from 2004 to 2006. Ms Lim began her career with NTUC Income Co-operative Ltd in 2000.

Alvin Loo

Mr. Alvin Loo is the Director, Group Business Development of ARA Asset Management Ltd. He is responsible for all business development within the Group including REIT initiatives, private fund products and new platforms. Mr Loo is also responsible for assisting the Group in capital raisings and M&A. Prior to joining ARA, Mr Loo was an executive director in the Commercial Real Estate team in Standard Chartered Bank (“SCB”). Mr Loo helped build up SCB’s real estate banking business, spending his first year in SCB in Singapore and the last four and a half years in Hong Kong covering the Greater China real estate sector. Prior to joining SCB, Mr Loo was an associate director of the real estate, lodging and leisure group at UBS, Singapore from 2006 to 2009. He began his career as a management associate of global financial markets (asset back structured products) at DBS Bank in 2005. In his 10 years covering investment banking in the real estate sector across Singapore, Hong Kong and China, Mr Loo has originated, structured and executed significant equity, debt and M&A transactions, including close to 10 REIT initial public offerings listed on the Singapore and Hong Kong stock exchanges. Mr Loo holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Poh Choo Low

Ms. Low Poh Choo is the Senior Director of ARA Financial Pte. Ltd., subsidiary of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Prior to joining the Group, Ms Low was vice president of global financial markets (asset backed structured products) at DBS Bank Ltd from 2003 to 2006. She was with the REIT origination team, where she evaluated, advised, structured and marketed various primary and secondary REIT offerings. Ms Low began her career as an equity analyst and has 17 years of experience in the field, including 11 years as a specialist in the real estate sector. Ms Low holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley, USA.

Hon Pheng Mun

Mr. Mun Hon Pheng is the Country Head, China of ARA Asset Management Limited. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Mun operated a boutique advisory business specialising in advising Singapore companies on cross border acquisition opportunities in China particularly in the acquisition of commercial properties. Mr Mun began his career in banking with the SIMBL, a joint venture merchant bank between a UK merchant bank and OCBC in 1982. He subsequently joined the First National Bank of Chicago where he served for eight years, including four years in Beijing, China as the bank’s representative and three years in Hong Kong heading the bank’s China group. He was also an executive director of Singapore-listed Aztech Systems Ltd, an Information Technology company. Mr Mun holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Information Systems) from the University of New South Wales, Australia and a Master of Business Administration from the Australian Graduate School of Management, Australia. He is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (United Kingdom) and fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.

Beng Tiong Ng

Mr. Ng Beng Tiong is the Assistant Group Chief Executive Officer of ARA Asset Management Limited. Mr Ng Beng Tiong is the chief executive officer of ARA Private Funds, comprising all the private funds in the Group. He is also the chief executive officer of ARA Managers (Asia Dragon) Pte. Ltd.. He holds the concurrent appointment of director, corporate office overseeing corporate development, administration and training & development for the Group. Prior to joining the Group, from 2003 to 2007, Mr Ng was the finance director of Low Keng Huat (Singapore) Ltd, a property, construction and hotel group listed on the SGX-ST. He was a director of Stone Forest M&A Pte Ltd, a mergers and acquisitions advisory company from 2002 to 2003, and director of corporate planning and business development at Labroy Marine Limited, a shipping, shipbuilding and marine engineering company listed on the SGX-ST from 1997 to 2002. Mr Ng began his career with DBS Bank Ltd in 1989, initially as a corporate banker, and subsequently as an investment banker. Mr Ng holds a Master of Engineering (Software Engineering) (First Class Honours) from the Imperial College, London. He is also a CFA Charterholder.

Richard Tan

Mr Richard Tan is the chief financial officer of ARA Private Funds of ARA Asset Management Ltd. He is responsible for the financial and treasury functions for all the private funds managed by the Group. Prior to this, Mr Tan was the senior director, finance of ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited since 2008, where he had assisted its chief executive officer on all accounting, finance, treasury and capital management functions. Mr Tan has more than 35 years of financial management experience in the banking and IT industries. He was previously the regional finance director and business manager for Hewlett-Packard’s Sales & Marketing Division in South East Asia. Prior to joining the IT industry, Mr Tan also held various senior positions in banking both in Singapore and Hong Kong for over 18 years. He was the finance director of Schroders Singapore and was head of finance & operations for an investment bank in Hong Kong. Mr Tan had also held the position of country operations manager for American Express Bank Singapore. Mr Tan holds a Bachelor of Accountancy Degree from the National University of Singapore.

Boon Kang Tang

Mr. Tang Boon Kang is the Director-Group Risk Management & Internal Audit of the company. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Tang was an audit manager of PricewaterhouseCoopers (“PwC”) Assurance Practice, Singapore from 2001 to 2009. He led audit engagements of multinational and listed companies in improving their corporate reporting, internal controls and compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements, including regulations under SGX-ST, MAS and the US Sarbanes-Oxley S404. He was also a PwC learning & education instructor and conducted internal training workshops on accounting standards, regulations, internal control assessments and auditing methodology. Mr Tang began his career with PwC Singapore and was selected for overseas secondment to the PwC UK London from 2002 to 2004.

Serene Yeo

Ms. Serene Yeo is the Assistant Director of Group Office Administration; Personal Assistant to Group Chief Executive Officer of the company. Ms. Yeo has more than 22 years of working experience. Prior to joining the Group, Ms Yeo was a personal assistant to the head of country with Carrefour Singapore Pte. Ltd. (“Carrefour”) from 1997 to 2009. She held the concurrent position of expansion manager, responsible for business development for Carrefour. Ms. Yeo had held various positions in Imperial Hotel, Royal Plaza on Scotts (previously known as Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza) and Meritus Mandarin Singapore from 1992 to 1997.

Anthony Yip

Mr. Anthony Yip is the Deputy Chairman of APM Property Management Pte . Ltd ., subsidiary of ARA Asset Management Ltd. Mr Yip has more than 30 years experience in the real estate sector focusing on mixed-use developments, the hospitality industry and recently in the education industry. Prior to joining the Group, Mr Yip was the chief executive of Shatec Institutes Pte Ltd, a hospitality and culinary institution. He was director (retail management) at Far East Organization, director and general manager of Tincel Properties, the previous owner of the Raffles City Complex.Prior to that, Mr Yip was the senior vice president, planning and business development for Raffles Holdings Limited. Mr Yip holds a Master in Business Administration from the National University of Singapore and Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) from the University of Auckland, New Zealand. He was the President of the Shopping Centre Association of Singapore and currently serves on the Singapore National Family Council.

Ibrahim Zulkefli

Mr. Zulkefli Ibrahim is the General Manager of APM Premier Project Management (M) Sdn. Bhd. Mr Zulkefli has more than 30 years of experience in property management, spanning various sectors including retail, residential and office development. Prior to joining the Group, Mr. Zulkefli was the head of group retail assets development with Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad, where he had spearheaded the development of Nu Sentral, Sooka Sentral and Plaza Alam Sentral. Prior to that, he was general manager of Metro Giant Sdn Bhd and Megajaya Properties, following various upper-level management roles in Sunway City Berhad, Harta Consult Sdn Bhd and Pelangi Berhad, to name a few. Mr. Zulkefli holds a Bachelor of Science in Housing, Building and Planning from Universiti Sains Malaysia and a Postgraduate Diploma in System Analysis from Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.

Kar Choo Yeoh

Lai Chee Ma

Mr. Ma Lai Chee Gerald is Non-Executive Director of the Company. He d had been the Alternate Director to Mr Ip Tak Chuen Edmond, who has resigned as a Non­Executive Director of ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited (the manager of Fortune Real Estate Investment Trust). He is currently a Member of Executive Committee and General Manager, Corporate Business Development Department of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited ("CK Hutchison"). He also serves as a Non­Executive Director and a member of the Designated (Finance) Committee of ARA Asset Management (Prosperity) Limited (the manager of Prosperity Real Estate Investment Trust ("Prosperity REIT")).Mr Ma is an Alternate Director to Mr Lai Kai Ming, Dominic, Non­Executive Director of Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited ("HTHKH"). CK Hutchison, Prosperity REIT and HTHKH are listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. Mr Ma has over 25 years of experience in banking, investment and portfolio management, real estate development and marketing, as well as managing IT related ventures and services. He is a member of the Hospitality Services Committee of Caritas Hong Kong. He is also a member of the President's Circle, the Dean's Advisory Board for the Faculty of Arts and the China Advisory Council for the Sauder School of Business of the University of British Columbia, Canada. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance and a Master of Arts degree in Global Business Management.

Chee Keong Yap

Mr Yap Chee Keong is the Non-Executive Director of ARA Asset Management Limited. Mr Yap is the non-executive independent chairman of CityNet Infrastructure Management Pte. Ltd., the trustee manager of NetLink Trust. He is the lead independent director of Tiger Airways Holdings Ltd, an independent non-executive director of Citibank Singapore Limited, InterOil Corporation and Certis Cisco Security Pte Ltd and a non-executive director of Straits Trading. Mr Yap also serves as a board member of the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority and as a member of the Public Accountants Oversight Committee. Mr Yap was previously the executive director of Straits Trading and the chief financial officer of the Singapore Power Group. He had also held various senior management roles in multinational and listed companies. Mr Yap holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the National University of Singapore and is a fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and Certified Public Accountants Australia.

Mo Chi Cheng

Dr. Cheng Mo Chi,OBE., is an Independent Non-Executive Director ARA Asset Management Limited. He is chairman of the Remuneration Committee. He is also an independent non-executive director of a number of public-listed companies. These include the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, K.Wah International Holdings Limited, China Mobile Limited, China Resources Enterprise Limited, Towngas China Company Limited, Kader Holdings Company Limited, Liu Chong Hing Investment Limited, City Telecom (H.K.) Limited, Guangdong Investment Limited and Tian An China Investments Company Limited, all being public-listed companies in Hong Kong. Dr Cheng is also the founder chairman of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors. Presently, Dr Cheng is the chairman of the Education Commission, the chairman of the Advisory Committee on Post-office Employment for former Chief Executives and Politically Appointed Officials, the chairman of the Advisory Committee on Post-service Employment of Civil Servants, and a member of the Financial Reporting Council of Hong Kong. Dr Cheng is also an active Rotarian and served as district governor of Rotary International District 3450 from 1993 to 1994. Dr Cheng is currently the senior partner of Messrs. P.C. Woo & Co. He served as a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong between 1991 and 1995, and was appointed a Justice of the Peace by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government in 1996. Dr Cheng was awarded the Order of the British Empire by Majesty, the Queen of the United Kingdom, in 1997 and the Gold Bauhinia Star medal by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government in 2003.

Yock Suan Lee

Mr. Lee Yock Suan is an Independent Non-Executive Director of ARA Asset Management Limited. Mr Lee was elected as a Member of Parliament of Singapore in 1980 and remained a Member of Parliament until his retirement from politics in 2006. He was a Minister in the Singapore Cabinet from 1981 to 2004 and his portfolios included Finance, National Development, Education, Foreign Affairs, Information and the Arts, Trade and Industry, Environment and Labour. Mr Lee was also the chairman of the Singapore Labour Foundation from 1997 to 2002, deputy chairman of the People’s Association from 1984 to 1991 and deputy managing director of the Petrochemical Corporation of Singapore Pte Ltd from 1980 to 1981. Mr Lee started his career in the Economic Development Board of Singapore in 1969. Mr Lee holds a Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) in Chemical Engineering from the Imperial College, London University and a Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Singapore. He was awarded the President’s Scholarship in 1966.

How Teck Lim

Mr. Lim How Teck is an Independent Non-Executive Director ARA Asset Management Limited. He is also the chairman of ARA-CWT Trust Management (Cache) Limited, Certis CISCO Security Pte. Ltd., Heliconia Capital Management Pte. Ltd. and deputy chairman of Tuas Power Generation Pte Ltd. Mr Lim is also an independent non-executive director of Swissco Holdings Ltd, Mewah International Inc. and Rickmers Trust Management Pte Limited (trustee-manager of Rickmers Maritime), all of them listed on the SGX-ST. Mr Lim is also a governor of the Foundation for Development Cooperation. Currently, Mr Lim is the chairman of Redwood International Pte. Ltd., an investment and consultancy company. From 1979 to 2005, Mr Lim was with Neptune Orient Lines Ltd (“NOL”) where he held various positions including executive director, group chief financial officer, group chief operating officer and group deputy chief executive officer. He also held directorships in various subsidiaries, associated companies and investment interests of NOL. Prior to joining NOL, he was with Coopers & Lybrand, an international accounting firm and Plessey Singapore, a multinational trading and manufacturing company. Mr Lim holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Singapore. He also completed the Corporate Financial Management Course and Advanced Management Programme at the Harvard Graduate School of Business. In addition, he is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Certified Public Accountants Australia, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore and the Singapore Institute of Directors as well as an associate of the Australian Institute of Business Administration. Mr Lim was awarded the Public Service Medal (PBM) by the Singapore Government in 1999.

Colin Russel

Mr. Colin Stevens Russel is an Independent Non-Executive Director ARA Asset Management Limited. He is member of the Audit, Nominating and Remuneration Committees. He is also an independent non-executive director of CK Infrastructure, CK Life Sciences and Husky Energy Inc.. Mr Russel is the founder and managing director of Emerging Markets Advisory Services Ltd., a company which provides advisory services on business strategy and planning, market development, competitive positioning and risk management. He is also the managing director of EMAS (HK) Limited. From 1972 to 2001, Mr Russel held various appointments in the Canadian Diplomatic Service, including ambassador to Venezuela, consul general in Hong Kong, director for China of the Department of Foreign Affairs (Ottawa), director for East Asia Trade (Ottawa), senior trade commissioner in Hong Kong, director for Japan Trade of the Department of External Affairs (Ottawa). He also served in the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service in Spain, Hong Kong, Morocco, the Philippines, London and India. Prior to that, Mr Russel was a project manager for RCA Limited in Canada, Liberia, Nigeria, Mexico and India and a development engineer with RCA Limited in Canada and with Associated Electrical Industries Limited in the United Kingdom. Mr Russel holds a degree in Electronics Engineering and a Master in Business Administration from McGill University, Canada. He is a registered professional engineer and qualified commercial mediator.