Key Executives

Key Executives

Low Keng Boon
Managing Director

Mr Low Keng Boon is a co-founder and the Managing Director of the Company since its incorporation on 14 April 1969. He is concurrently the Group Managing Director of General Corporation Berhad. His wide experience in building and construction is evidenced by the successful handling of prestigious projects like the OCBC Centre, UOB Plaza, Singapore Press Holdings headquarters, Novena Square and SIA Engineering Hangar. He was a member of the Singapore Construction Industry Development Board between March 1984 and March 1988. Mr Low was also instrumental in the Company’s successful diversification into the hotel business.

Low Keng Hoo
Deputy Managing Director

Mr Low Keng Hoo is a co-founder and the Deputy Managing Director of the Company. He was appointed to the Board on 14 April 1969 and last re-elected on 30 May 2006. He is responsible for overseeing all site work, execution, site administration, control and liaison between the Company and its sub-contractors. He has contributed to the successful completion of many major projects undertaken by the Company, including OCBC Centre, MAS Building and Mandarin Gardens condominium.

Low Poh Kuan
Executive Director

Mr Low Poh Kuan joined the Company in March 1998 as its Purchasing Manager for construction projects. He was appointed to the Board on 5 April 2004 and was last re-elected on 26 May 2005. In addition to his purchasing function, Mr Low is involved in the Company’s property development projects and the F&B businesses under our subsidiary, Starworth, group of companies. Mr Low co-managed the overall operations of the Chijmes entertainment complex before it was sold in 2006. He is also the QEHS (Quality, Environmental, Occupational Health and Safety) System Manager under the Company’s ISO system. Prior to joining the Company, he had extensive experience in sales and marketing in the contract furnishing industry. Mr Low has a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Ngee Ann Polytechnic and a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Economics from the University of Indiana, Bloomington, USA.

Lee Yoon Moi
Chief Operation Officer

Mr Lee Yoon Moi joined the Compnay in 1990. He is responsible for all construction and development activities undertaken by Group. He also acts as the Management Representative overseeing the development, implementation and maintenance of the Company’s Quality, Environment, Health and Safety Management System. Mr Lee joined Housing and Development Board in 1974 as a structural engineer. In 1980, he was enlisted in the setting up of Construction Technology Pte Ltd (Contech), a wholly government owned construction company, to spearhead modernization and mechanization in the construction industry.

Mr Lee left Contech in 1990 as General Manager. Mr Lee has a Bachelor of Engineering (First Class Honours, Civil) degree from the University of Singapore and a Masters of Engineering degree from McGill University, Montreal, Canada. He is also a registered Engineer, senior member of the Institution of Engineers Singapore and member of Institution of Civil Engineers.

Chin Yeok Yuen
Chief Financial Officer

Ms Chin joined the Company in Oct 2007 as its Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for the financial, accounting and corporate matters of the Group. Immediately prior to joining the Company, Ms Chin was the Group Financial Controller of MediaRing Ltd. From 1997 to 2002, she was the Finance Director of Kemin Asia Pte Ltd. Before Kemin, she spent her earlier years working with one of the big four accounting firms and MNCs like Tandem Computers and Glaxo Pharmaceuticals. Ms Chin is a fellow member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore (ICPAS). She graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy from the National University of Singapore.

Low Poh Kok
Manager, Property Development

Mr Low Poh Kok joined the Company in July 2004. He is currently Manager, Property Development and is involved in all overseas property development. Prior to that, he had worked in the United States of America for 8 years as a project manager for an IT company. He brings to the Company his overseas experiences and project management skills. Mr Low has a Diploma in Business Studies from Ngee Ann Polytechnic and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information System from Indiana University at Bloomington, USA.

Wong Chong Seng, Phillip
Administration and IT Manager

Mr Phillip Wong joined the Company in 1980. He is currently its Administration and IT Manager, overseeing the administrative and IT matters of the Group. Mr Wong joined the Company as a land surveyor and subsequently a project coordinator in construction projects. He became the Administrative and IT Manager in 1992. Mr Wong has a Diploma for Computer Studies from TMC Computer School. He gained valuable experience in making IT an important tool in the Company’s construction operations. He is concurrently the Fire Safety Manager for the Company’s
warehouse in Singapore.

Bruce Doig
General Manager – Duxton Hotel Perth

Mr Doig joined Duxton Perth Hotel as Deputy General Manager in April 2008 and was subsequently promoted to General Manager in July 2008. He has more than 34 years of hotel experience in Australia and worked for well known hotel brands including Sheraton, Hyatt, Broadwater Hotel & Resorts, Merlin Hotels and Radisson. Mr Doig graduated from Wesley College before obtaining a Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering from Bentley Technical College.