Executive Chairman and CEO
Mr. Ching Chiat Kwong (“Mr. Ching”) is the Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Group. He is responsible for the formulation of corporate strategies, charting future growth plans and driving the overall performance of the Group.
Mr. Ching possesses more than 20 years of property industry experience. Prior to establishing the Group, he invested in, developed and successfully launched 13 residential property projects in various parts of Singapore. Mr. Ching’s keen business acumen and astute ability to identify market trends and business opportunities have enabled him to lead the Group’s expansion into the development of industrial and commercial projects in addition to residential properties. Under Mr. Ching’s leadership, the Group completed the Company’s initial public offering on the Catalist of the SGX-ST in 2010.
Mr. Ching received the 2017 Real Estate Personality of the Year award at PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Singapore) and EdgeProp Singapore Excellence Awards 2017. Mr. Ching is also an active supporter of programmes that benefit the elderly and socially disadvantaged. He sits on the boards of THK Nursing Home Limited and Ren Ci Hospital.
Mr. Ching had been officially awarded “Special Ambassador” of Commerce, Culture and Tourism of Tuscany to the region of Asia by the President of Tuscany, Eugenio Giani, for his attribution of protecting the environment of Tuscany, promotional work for organic farming and economic development.
Mr. Ching graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) degree from the National University of Singapore in 1989 and 1990 respectively.