Stephen Chong aged 57, COO
Stephen Chong brings over 25 years of experience setting-up, managing and structuring companies in the manufacturing, technology and services sectors. He has been based in various locations including Asia, Australia and Europe. Experience gained in past appointments include establishing and managing overseas operations for multi-national and Singapore based companies including Singapore Technologies Automotive Pte Ltd., JIT Electronics Co. Ltd., Flextronics Plastic Co. Ltd. & Hyflux Ltd. Mr. Chong was also Executive Director at Raffles Education Corporation Ltd., the largest for-profit education provider in the Asia-Pacific region which is listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange where he was responsible for the Group’s Corporate Finance, Enterprise Risk Management & IT functions, M&A activities, new start-ups, the restructuring of unprofitable entities and all ex-China operations.
He is currently on the Board of several Singapore & Asian based SMEs and has been helping such companies grow by providing M&A expertise, access to debt & equity financing and operations management.
Mr. Chong holds a BE(Civil) from the Royal Military College (UNSW), Australia, is a graduate of the Royal Military College of Science (Shrivenham), UK, has a GDFM from the Singapore Institute of Management and a MSc(Finance) from City University of New York.