Announcement Of Appointment Of Group Financial Controller

BackDec 31, 2013
Appointment Details
Date of Appointment 01/01/2014
Name Yeo Choon Tat
Age 60
Country of principal residence Singapore
The Board's comments on this appointment (including rationale, selection criteria, and the search and nomination process) Based on a review of the experience and credentials of Mr Yeo Choon Tat, the Nominating Committee is of the view that Mr Yeo has the requisite experience and capabilities to assume the role of Group Financial Controller of the Company. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore (FICPA Singapore), CPA Australia (FCPA Australia) and ACCA U.K. (FACCA).
Whether appointment is executive, and if so, area of responsibility Executive. Responsible for the Group's accounting and finance functions including tax, treasury and compliance matters.
Job Title Group Financial Controller
Working experience and occupation(s) during the past 10 years August 1999 to January 2004
Senior Vice President, Vertex Management Pte Ltd;

February 2004 to July 2006
Senior Vice President, Jolimark Group of Companies;

August 2006 to May 2007
General Manager - China, Possehl Electronics Group (Shenzhen);

June 2007 to February 2008
General Manager/Executive Director - Finance, Shanghai ASA Fortune Co. Ltd.; and

September 2008 to December 2013
Financial Controller, Smartflex Holdings Ltd.
Interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries Direct interest of 2500 shares in INTRACO Limited.
Family relationship with any director and/or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or of any of its principal subsidiaries NIL.
Conflict of interest NIL.
Other Directorship
Past (for the last five years) NIL.
Present NIL.
Information required pursuant to Listing Rule 704(7)(h)
a. Whether at any time during the last 10 years, a petition under any bankruptcy laws of any jurisdiction was filed against him or against a partnership of which he was a partner? No
b. Whether at any time during the last 10 years a petition under any law of any jurisdiction was filed against a corporation of which he was a director or key executive for the winding up of that corporation on the ground of insolvency? No
c. Whether there is any unsatisfied judgement against him? No
d. Whether he has ever been convicted of any offence, in Singapore or elsewhere, involving fraud or dishonesty which is punishable with imprisonment for 3 months or more, or has been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings which he is aware of) for such purpose? No
e. Whether he has ever been convicted of any offence, in Singapore or elsewhere involving a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, or been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings which he is aware of) for such breach? No
f. Whether at any time during the last 10 years, judgement has been entered against him in any civil proceedings in Singapore or elsewhere involving a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, or a finding of fraud, misinterpretation or dishonesty on his part, or he has been the subject of any civil proceedings (including any pending civil proceedings which he is aware of involving an allegation of fraud, misinterpretation or dishonesty on his part)? No
g. Whether he has ever been convicted in Singapore or elsewhere of any offence in connection with the formation or management of any corporation? No
h. Whether he has ever been disqualified from acting as a director of any corporation, or from taking part directly or indirectly in the management of any corporation? No
i. Whether he has ever been the subject of any order, judgement or ruling of any court, tribunal or governmental body, permanently or temporarily enjoining him from engaging in any type of business practice or activity? No
j. Whether he has ever, to his knowledge, been concerned with the management or conduct, in Singapore or elsewhere, of the affairs of :-  
  (i) any corporation which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing corporations in Singapore or elsewhere; or No
  (ii) any entity (not being a corporation) which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing such entities in Singapore or elsewhere; or No
  (iii) any business trust which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing business trusts in Singapore or elsewhere; or No
  (iv) any entity or business trust which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, No
  in connection with any matter occurring or arising during that period when he was so concerned with the entity or business trust?  
k. Whether he has been the subject of any current or past investigation or disciplinary proceedings, or has been reprimanded or issued any warning, by the Monetary Authority of Singapore or any other regulatory authority, exchange, professional body or government agency, whether in Singapore or elsewhere? No
Information required pursuant to Listing Rule 704(7)(i)
  Any prior experience as a director of a listed company?