Board of Directors
Welcome onboard with JCG as we embark on a journey –
A Brave New World.
Dato’ Ng Tian Sang @ Ng Kek Chuan
Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Dato’ Ng Tian Sang @ Ng Kek Chuan was appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the Company on 29 November 2019. He was subsequently appointed as Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company on 1 June 2020. Currently, he is also an Executive Chairman of Beverly Wilshire Medical Group of Companies. Dato’ Ng launched his career after acquiring his Bachelor of Commerce Degree from University of Western Australia in 1971. Dato’ Ng has served as Business Controller with IBM World Trade Corporation, Malaysia (1973-1979), Executive Chairman of Econstate Bhd., Chairman of PanGlobal Insurance Bhd and Executive Deputy Chairman of PanGlobal Bhd. (1995-1999) and Deputy President of Real Estate and Housing Developers Association (REHDA) (1997-1999). Dato’ Ng also assumed the roles of Executive Deputy Chairman of Midwest Corporation Ltd (2006-2010) and Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of Tropicana Corporation Bhd. (2011-2015). Dato’ Ng is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA), a member of Certified Public Accountants (CPA Aust) and a member of Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD). He is also the International Honorary President of Western Australia Chinese Chamber of Commerce (WACCC).
Mr Howard Ng How Er
Executive Director and Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Mr Howard Ng How Er was appointed as Executive Director of the Company on 29 November 2019. He was subsequently appointed as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Company on 23 December 2019. Mr Ng has been leading the Beverly Wilshire Medical Group of Companies since 2017, managing day to day operations and implementing strategic business plans. He has introduced new service offerings such as Orthopaedics and Men’s Health to expand the Beverly Wilshire Medical Group’s market reach. Prior to Beverly Wilshire Medical Group of Companies, Mr Ng was attached to Tropicana Danga Cove Sdn Bhd, a joint venture between two large property development company in Malaysia with over 180 acres of development land within Iskandar Malaysia. Mr Ng has accumulated over 15 years of experience in various industries that include Property Development, Fast Moving Consumer Products (FMCG) and Information Technology. He holds a Bachelor of Economics from University of Western Australia.
Mr Ang Kok Huan
Mr Ang Kok Huan was appointed as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Company on 31 December 2018. He was subsequently redesignated as Executive Director responsible for regional markets development on 1 June 2020. Mr Ang started his career as a military officer with the Singapore Armed Forces where he served for 17 years before moving into the private sector. His experience in the private sector included working as an independent securities broker where he successfully developed and led the largest broker team over a period of less than two years. His most recent appointment was the role of Deputy Head of Fund Management Department at Phillip Securities Pte. Ltd. Mr Ang holds a Master of Business Administration (Investment & Finance) degree from the University of Hull, and a Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) degree from the National University of Singapore, where he was a Singapore Armed Forces scholarship holder.
Dr Lam Lee G
Lead Independent Director
Dr Lam Lee G. was appointed as an independent director of the Company on 14 May 2018. Currently, he is also Chairman of Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited and Non-Executive Chairman – Hong Kong and ASEAN Region and Chief Adviser to Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets Asia. He started his career in Canada at Bell-Northern Research (the R&D arm of Nortel) and in Hong Kong at Hong Kong Telecom. He later joined Singapore Technologies Telemedia (then part of Temasek Holdings) and BOC International Holdings (the international investment banking arm of the Bank of China group) where he served as Vice-Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of its investment banking division. Until late 2006, Dr. Lam was President and Chief Executive Officer of Chia Tai Enterprises International (CP Group). He holds a BSc in Sciences and Mathematics, an MSc in Systems Science, an MBA from the University of Ottawa in Canada, an MPA and a PhD from the University of Hong Kong, an LLB (Honours) from Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK and an LLM from the University of Wolverhampton in the UK.
Mr Yap Siean Sin
Mr Yap Siean Sin was appointed as an independent director of the Company on 27 June 2017. Mr Yap holds post-graduate qualifications in architecture as well as in town planning. Mr Yap has extensive experience as a consultant architect, town planner and also business management of numerous construction and property development projects in Malaysia, Singapore and PRC. He is a corporate member of the Royal Institute of British Architects, Malaysian Institute of Town Planners, Malaysian Institute of Architects, British Institute of Interior Design, and an Associate Member of the British Institute of Building Engineers. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Architecture, a Post Graduate Diploma in Architecture from Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, UK and a Post Graduate Diploma in Town Planning from the University of Westminster London, UK.
Mr Cheung Wai Man Raymond
Mr Cheung Wai Man, Raymond was appointed as an independent director of the Company on 28 February 2019. Mr Cheung brings almost 20 years of insurance and finance experience, and currently works as a business and risk management consultant. He has extensive experience in technology business strategy, actuarial and capital modeling, product development, merger and acquisition, credit ratings as well as risk management and compliance advisory. Mr Cheung founded BRCA Consultancy in 2014 to provide risk and compliance solutions for financial institutions in Asia. He was also the Regional Head of Insurance for Grab where he pioneered the structuring of innovative and cost-effective insurance solutions for Grab’s operations in 8 countries in Asia. Before that, Mr Cheung was the Chief Risk Officer for AIG Asia Pacific and Asia Capital Reinsurance Group. Mr Cheung was actively involved in Singapore Actuarial Society, holding the appointments of Honorary Secretary for 9 years from 2011 to 2019. He also pioneered the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Committee in 2014 and appointed as the Chairman of Risk-Based Capital 2 (RBC2) Task force since 2012. He was also the trainer and faculty for the Advance Diploma Insurance Management Associate Programme (IMAP) and the ASEAN School for Young Insurance Managers (AYIM) programme with Singapore College of Insurance. Mr Cheung holds the Bachelor of Business (Actuarial Science major) with Nanyang Technological University. He is an Associate member of the Institute & Faculties of Actuaries, UK and Associate of Singapore Actuarial Society.