Feeding and Connecting Asia

Yap Chee Meng

Yap Chee Meng

Yap Chee Meng

Date of first appointment as a Director
1 October 2013

Date of last re-election as a Director
21 July 2017

Board committee(s) served on

  • Chairman, Audit Committee​
  • Member Board Risk and Safety Committee​

Present directorships
Listed companies

  • Lead Independent and Non-Executive Director, ARA Trust Management (Suntec) Limited (The Manager of Suntec REIT)


  • Non-Executive Chairman, AXA Insurance Pte. Ltd.
  • Non-Executive Chairman, RHB Asset Management Group*
  • The Esplanade Co Ltd​​
  • Keppel Land Limited
  • Pavilion Gas Pte Ltd.
  • Pavilion Energy Trading & Supply Pte. Ltd.
  • RHB Investment Bank Berhad
  • RHB Securities Singapore Pte. Ltd.

Major appointments (other than directorships)

  • Nil

Past directorships in listed companies held over the preceding three years

  • SMRT Corporation Ltd (Delisted on 31 October 2016)

Past key appointments

  • Non-Executive Chairman, AXA Insurance Singapore Pte. Ltd.
  • Board Member, National Research Foundation, PMO Singapore
  • Chief Operating Officer for the Asia Pacific Region, KPMG International
  • Member, KPMG International's Global Executive Team
  • Regional Head of Financial Services, KPMG Asia Pacific
  • Senior Partner / Leadership Team, KPMG Singapore
  • Country Head of Financial Services & Real Estates, KPMG Singapore
  • Member, various Committees, ACRA and ICPAS

Academic and professional qualification(s)

  • Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
  • Fellow, Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants

* RHB Asset Management Group comprises the following companies:-

  1. RHB Asset Management Sdn Bhd
  2. RHB Islamic International Asset Management Berhad
  3. RHB Asset Management Limited
  4. RHB Asset Management Pte Ltd
  5. RHB International Investments Pte Ltd
  6. PT RHB Asset Management Indonesia (President / Independent Commissioner)