Mr Lee was appointed as Lead Independent Director of the Company on 8 October 2013.
He is currently the chief operating officer and finance director of Nordic Global Holdings Pte. Ltd., an investment holding company, as well as the chief operating officer and finance director of Nordic Lift- Truck Pte. Ltd., Nordic Trading & Engineering Pte. Ltd. and PT. Peralatan Pelabuhan Global. Notably, these companies are engaged in the sale, refurbishment, servicing and repair of container and material handlers, terminal tractors, heavy forklifts, quayside cranes and port equipment.
Mr Lee also has extensive experience in finance and accounting. From 2002 to 2009, he was the group chief financial officer of BBR Holdings (S) Ltd (“BBR Holdings”), a SGX Mainboard-listed company that engages in, amongst others, design and build as well as property development. As group chief financial officer of BBR Holdings, he was responsible for the overall finance, administration and other operational matters within the group. Prior to Mr Lee’s appointment as group chief financial officer, he was also the executive director responsible for finance, administration and other operational matters in several of BBR Holdings’ main subsidiaries such as Singapore Piling & Civil Engineering Private Limited, Singa Development Pte Ltd and BBR Construction Systems Pte Ltd.
Mr Lee holds a Bachelor of Arts (Accounting) from Newport University, a Diploma in Business Studies from the City College of Higher Education (London) and a Post-graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance from The London School of Economics and Political Science. He is an Associate of The Association of Cost and Executive Accountants and a Fellow Certified Corporate Executive Accountant of the Association of Certified Project Accountants.