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Executive Chairman
 
  • Been at the helm of the business for close to four decades, with immense drive and passion for SCM excellence.

  • Widely recognised for his significant contributions and thought-leadership to the SCM industry. Robert was named 'Businessman of the Year' for the year 2015 at the prestigious Singapore Business Awards, conferred the NUS Business School Eminent Business (Senior) Alumni Award in 2014, and the Lifetime Achievement Award (Logistics) by the World Chinese Economic Forum in 2013. He also received the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2007 and the Asia Logistics Hall of Fame award in 2003.

  • Invited to advise various local, regional and industry trade associations such as the ASEAN-Business Advisory Council, Malaysia-Singapore Business Council (MSBC), the Council for Skills, Innovation and Productivity, the Advisory Council on Community Relations in Defence - Employers & Business (ACCORD), Singapore Business Federation (SBF), and International Enterprise Singapore (IES). He is currently President of Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF) and Deputy Chairman of International Enterprise Singapore (IES).

  • Founding Chairman of Supply Chain Asia - a community of more than 30,000 supply chain professionals based in Asia, Founder and Chairman of Supply Chain CityT, Asia's 'premier supply chain nerve centre', Chairman of Supply Chain Angels, a fund dedicated to investing in supply chain related start-ups, as well as the founder of SCALA®, a training academy to support the development of logistics and supply chain talents.

  • Graduated with a B.B.A. from NUS Business School and the Harvard Business School Owner President Management (OPM) Program. Also conferred Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D), honoris causa, in Business Administration by Wisconsin International University.

   
 
 
Executive Director - CEO Office
Corporate Services
 
  • Oversees corporate services, including driving strategic focus and financial planning for the long-term goals of the business.

  • Leads Procurement, Insurance, Facility Management and Corporate Audit, including strategic orientation to achieve compliance in multi-country regulatory environments.

  • Graduated from the London School of Accountancy and is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (UK), with diverse experience in finance, taxation, risk management and audit. Multi-dimensional business management and financial management experience in the logistics industry, with strong depth in internationalization experience and growth management.

   
 
 
Executive Director - CEO Office
 
  • Leads and drives regional business performance, overseeing YCH India, YCH Malaysia, YCH Indonesia and YCH Thailand.

  • Cross functional exposure, ranging from human resource development to leading new market start-ups and country operations. Experienced in talent-centric management roles, with depth in business understanding along with human capital expertise for collaboration with business leaders.

  • Graduated with a Bachelor of Economics from Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada and a MBA from National University of Singapore.

   
 
 
Chief Financial Officer
 
  • Manages the full spectrum of financial management, including group strategic financial planning and analysis, devising regional business and financial strategies, driving internal controls and compliance, as well as budgeting and treasury management.

  • Previously held various senior financial positions in companies such as Goodpack IBC, Edugroup Services, Times Publishing, and Popular Holdings. He also has experience working in global audit firms such as KPMG and PwC.

  • Graduated with a Bachelors of Science (Hons) in Business Studies from the University of Bradford and later obtained his Masters in Corporate Finance from London School of Economics. He currently both a Fellow of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA) and a Member of Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).

   
 
 
VP, China
 
  • Leads country management and advisory role in SCM solutions execution and enhancement.
  • Oversees business performance of YCH in China.

  • Graduated in the pioneer batch of the Future China Advanced Leaders Programme from Nanyang Technological University Business School, and Member of professionally accredited associations such as Institute of Shipping Management. In-depth experience in supply chain management and solutions execution, including setting up green field operations in APAC, across electronics, consumers and chemical/health care industries.

   
 
 
VP, Sales & Key Account Management
 
  • Drives and directs business development across Asia Pacific with MNCs forging long-term regional partnerships through innovative supply chain solutions.

  • Graduated with Bachelor (Hons) in Commerce from Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada), and attended the Senior Executive Management Program in INSEAD and Advanced Logistics Program in Cranfield School of Management (UK).

  • Formerly held senior management roles and board directorship in express, logistics and packaging industries; broad western-eastern business experience with expat assignments in UK, Netherlands and China, also assumed regional responsibilities across Asia Pacific.

   
 
 
Head, Group Human Resources
 
  • Drives and oversees the Group's human capital plans and Learning and Development initiatives.

  • Graduated from the University of Bradford, United Kingdom with a Bachelor of Science in Business & Management Studies. She later obtained her Masters of Science in Industrial Organizational Psychology & Management of Human Resources with City University of New York.

  • Holds more than 20 years of progressive HR operations and leadership experience across various industries including medical technology, semiconductor manufacturing, information technology, industrial estate management, and National Trade Unions.

  • Represents the industry in the taskforce driving the National HR Professional Certification Framework, and is a member of the Logistics Technical Committee for Skills Framework. She is also a SkillsFuture Career Advisor for the Manufacturing Sector (Logistics), appointed by Workforce Singapore (WSG).

   
 
 


 
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