Dr Cheong Choong Kong

Chairman, Non-Executive and Independent Director
Date of first appointment as director Length of service as a director
18 May 2016 2 year 4 months

Board committees served on:

  •  Audit Committee (Member)
  • Nominating and Remuneration Committee (Member)

Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science, Adelaide University
  • Master of Science, Australian National University
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Australian National University
  • Doctor of Science (Honorary), Australian National University
  • Degree of Doctor of the University (Honorary), Adelaide University

Present directorships in other companies (as at 30 September 2018)

Listed companies

Listed REITs/Trusts


  • Director, RSVP Singapore
  • Director, National Council of Social Services

Major appointments (other than Directorships)

  • Chairman, NUS Mind Science Centre Advisory Board

Past Directorships in listed companies held over the preceding 3 years
(from 1 October 2015 to 30 September 2018)

  • Great Eastern Holdings Limited
  • Overseas-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
  • The Overseas Assurance Corporation Limited
  • OCBC Wing Hang Bank Ltd
  • OCBC Management Services Private Limited

Past major appointments

  • Chairman, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation
  • Chairman, Singapore Broadcasting Corporation
  • Chairman, NUS Council
  • Deputy Chairman and CEO Singapore Airlines



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