The FTIC comprises 17 members with representation from Singapore’s landlord and tenant communities and industry experts.
Members of the Fair Tenancy Industry Committee
Mr Max Loh was EY’s Asean and Singapore Managing Partner for many years before his retirement in July 2022. A Chartered Accountant by training, he led and managed the professional services practices, providing strategic leadership on market, operations and people development.
Abu Bakar Mohd Nor, BBM
Mr Abu Bakar Mohd Nor, BBM, is the President of the Singapore Malay Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Chairman of M Kapital Holdings, Fin (S.E) Asia, Forward Energy Renewables, Forward Energy Resources and Vizzio Technologies. He is also a Board Member for Workstation (Co-Sharing Office), BDx Holdings and BDx Asia Data Centre, focusing on energy, digital technologies and consultancy having business across Southeast Asia, China, and the Middle East. Recently, he was appointed Global Investment Ambassador by the Guangdong-Macau In-Depth Cooperation Zone in Hengqin.
Mr Chris Chong is the Chief Executive Officer of Retail and Workspace for Singapore and Malaysia at CapitaLand Investment (CLI). He is responsible for the digital transformation strategy and development of new Retail and Workspace concepts and oversees asset management and asset operations in these two countries, including for CapitaLand Integrated Commercial Trust, CapitaLand Ascendas REIT, and CapitaLand Malaysia Trust.
Mr Ernie Koh is currently the Executive Director (Marketing) of Koda Ltd (listed in Singapore Stock Exchange 2001) and the Chairman of Commune Lifestyle Pte Ltd (100% subsidiary of Koda Ltd). Mr Koh manages the Group’s Sales and Marketing functions and has significant experience in international marketing and corporate branding. He helms the Group’s marketing initiatives, particularly in customer relationship management, client base diversification, trade fair participation, new product launches and marketing talent recruitment.
Mr Andrew Kwan is the Managing Director of Commonwealth Capital group of companies, which has investments across the food vertical including barramundi farming, cold chain logistics and food manufacturing. In food services, Commonwealth’s portfolio includes PastaMania, Swissbake, Kraftwich, Udders Ice Cream, The Soup Spoon, Baker & Cook, NYC Bagel Factory, and The Poke Theory.
Ms Jeannie Lim is Assistant Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Singapore, overseeing the Lifestyle & Consumer cluster. Enterprise Singapore is the government agency championing enterprise development. The agency works with committed companies to build capabilities, innovate and internationalise. It also supports the growth of Singapore as a hub for global trading and startups, and builds trust in Singapore’s products and services through quality and standards.
Ms Jesline Goh has more than 20 years of extensive experience in real estate management. She had held various senior positions at several listed real estate developers and real estate investment trusts, including CapitaLand Group, Perennial Real Estate Holdings Limited, with her last role as the Chief Investment & Asset Officer of UOL Group Limited. She is currently the Managing Director – Development at The Lo & Behold Group.
Mr Graham Ng is currently a Director at Far East Organization, overseeing its retail portfolio as well as the group’s Japan portfolio.
Mr Desmond Sim is the Chief Executive Officer of Edmund Tie & Company (Southeast Asia) Pte Ltd.
With more than 20 years’ experience in real estate, Mr Sim is backed with robust acumen and know-how across diverse property sectors – including commercial, residential, retail, industrial, hospitality and institutional real estate. His broad expertise in research and consulting, coupled with his wide-ranging experience across commercial, government and non-profit organisations, gives him an excellent overview of the industry.
Kok Ping Soon
Mr Kok Ping Soon is Chief Executive Officer of the Singapore Business Federation (SBF), the apex business chamber championing the interests of Singapore’s business community in trade, investment and industrial relations matters. SBF represents more than 30,000 companies, as well as key local and foreign business chambers.
Mr Terence Yow is the Managing Director of Enviably Me Group of Companies who is the Exclusive Distributor for a portfolio of international footwear brands including Melissa, Ipanema, Zaxy, Rider and Grendene Kids across Singapore, Malaysia and India markets.
Ms Callie Yah joined CDL in September 2021 as Executive Vice President and Head of Global Asset Management, to drive continued growth in the Group’s global portfolio of office, retail, industrial and residential assets.
Yeo Hiang Meng, BBM
Mr Yeo Hiang Meng, BBM, is the President of FMAS. Under his leadership, FMAS has embarked on different phases of transformational change to organise and reshape itself, to ensure that FMAS stays relevant to its members and the industry.
Tan Kee Yong
Mr Tan Kee Yong, is the Chief Operating Officer of Retail at Frasers Property Singapore, with over 30 years of extensive experience in the retail and real estate industry. In his current role, he oversees the operational management and profitability of a diverse portfolio comprising 12 malls in Singapore.
Foo Tuat Yien
Ms Foo Tuat Yien is a Senior Counsel (honoris causa). She is a former Judicial Commissioner, who had also served in the Family Justice Court and in the Civil Justice Division of the State Courts.
Mr Kurt Wee is the Immediate Past President of the Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (ASME) & Council Member of Singapore Business Federation. He is founder & CEO of Celligenics Pte Ltd, a biotechnology company in the development of regenerative technologies.
Mr Wee also serves in a number of committees in various government ministries, charity and academic institutions.
Kwek Theng Swee, PBM
Mr. Kwek Theng Swee, PBM, serves on the Board of Directors of Heartland Enterprise Centre Singapore, with over 47 years of experience of strong business acumen and experiences, he has been helping and advising Heartland Merchants and Hawkers on how to transform their business and move along with the new norm.