Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Pengiran Muda Abdul Qawi
Pengiran Muda Abdul Qawi joined the Board of HS Optimus Holdings Limited on 30 September 2014 as Non-Executive Chairman and was re-elected on 26 July 2019. Prince Abdul Qawi is also the Chairman of National Insurance Bhd, QOS Sdn Bhd, Everon Sdn Bhd and Supremo Management Services Sdn Bhd in Brunei. His past experience includes Chairman of The Brunei Hotel, Deputy and Executive Chairman of QAF Brunei, a member of Baiduri Group and a Director of Baiduri Bank from 2000 – 2010. He was on the ASEAN Business Advisory Council from 2002 to 2012. Prince Abdul Qawi has been an active member of the INSEAD East Asia Business Council since 2005, the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry since 2004 and a Patron for the Young Entrepreneurs Association Brunei since 2010.
Ms Wong was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company on 1 August 2016 and was re-elected on 27 July 2018. She is responsible for the Group’s strategy and business development, as well as the implementation of decisions and policies approved by the Board. Ms Wong graduated from Queen Mary College, University of London with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance and from King’s College London with a Master’s degree in International Management.
Lam Kwan, Linda
Ms Lam was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company on 1 August 2016 and was re-elected on 26 July 2019. She is currently a Director of various companies from Hong Kong, Macau, The Mainland China and Canada, including Great Harvest (Holdings) Ltd. and Union Apex Mega Shipping Limited. Ms Lam is currently involved in the strategic planning for the Company. She brings more than 23 years of experience in the field of finance, administrative management and business operations to her publicly listed companies. She is the Chief Executive Officer of Great Harvest Maeta Group Holdings Limited and the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Adex Mining Inc. With an extensive experience in the field of mining and shipping industries, she is currently the Director of Hong Kong Energy, Mining And Commodities Association and Hong Kong Shipowners Associations. Besides her business management, she is also the Vice Chairman of Pok Oi Hospital, where she commits substantial time and effort to help the community and the people in need. Ms Lam graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in English for Finance from Dongbei University of Finance and Economics.
Mark Leong Kei Wei
Mr Leong was appointed as an Independent Director on 19 September 2017 as the Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Nominating and Remuneration Committees and was re-elected on 27 July 2018. He presently serves as an Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman of four SGX listed companies (including HS Optimus Holdings Limited). He was previously the Chief Operating Officer of a SGX listed drilling equipment and engineering solutions provider for the Oil & Gas industry. Prior to this, in 2012, he was the Vice President (Finance and Investment) of a family office, where he managed investments and identified investment opportunities and exit strategies. In 2010, Mr Leong held the dual role of Chief Development Officer and Deputy CEO of an ASX listed group. Between 2002 and 2009, he undertook CFO roles in two SGX listed companies and prior to that, he was an auditor with a Big Four firm. Mr Leong is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), a Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) and a Member of the Singapore Institute of Directors (SID).
Chan Ka Kin Kevin
Mr Chan was appointed as an Independent Director on 7 September 2016 and was re-elected on 29 July 2019. He is currently the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit and Nominating Committees. Mr Chan is currently the Chairman and Executive Director of KOS International Holdings Limited and brings more than 10 years of experience in the area of corporate recruitment and executive searches industry in Hong Kong and China.
Vivien Goo Bee Yen Independent Director
Ms Goo was appointed as an Independent Director on 30 March 2020. She is currently a member of the Audit, Nominating and Remuneration Committees. Ms Goo is currently a Business Director of Shosha Beauty Company. Prior to this, she had worked in the banking industry for 11 years holding managerial position in Brunei. She has also worked in the construction and property development industries in Brunei and Australia. Ms Goo holds a Bachelor of Commerce Marketing from Curtin University of Western Australia.