Change - Announcement of Appointment::Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
Issuer & Securities
Issuer/ ManagerCOMFORTDELGRO CORPORATION LIMITED
SecuritiesCOMFORTDELGRO CORPORATION LTD - SG1N31909426 - C52
Stapled SecurityNo
Announcement Details
Announcement Title Change - Announcement of Appointment
Date & Time of Broadcast26-Apr-2017 17:09:18
StatusNew
Announcement Sub TitleAppointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
Announcement ReferenceSG170426OTHR4TC1
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name)Chan Wan Tak, Wendy
DesignationCompany Secretary
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below)Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
Additional Details
Date Of Appointment01/05/2017
Name Of PersonLee Khai Fatt, Kyle
Age65
Country Of Principal ResidenceSingapore
The Board's comments on this appointment (including rationale, selection criteria, and the search and nomination process)Mr Lee was recommended to be a Director by the Nominating Committee. The Board of Directors approved the recommendation of the Nominating Committee, having considered Mr Lee's qualifications and experience in the audit and business advisory services profession, which will provide greater balance and diversity of skills, experience and knowledge amongst Directors and continue to provide a strong independent element on the Board.
Whether appointment is executive, and if so, the area of responsibilityNon-executive
Job Title (e.g. Lead ID, AC Chairman, AC Member etc.)Independent Non-Executive Director, Member of the Audit and Risk Committee and Member of the Nominating Committee
Familial relationship with any director and/ or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or of any of its principal subsidiariesNil
Conflict of interests (including any competing business)Nil
Working experience and occupation(s) during the past 10 yearsPrice Waterhouse and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Singapore. Partner from 1990 to 2010.
Undertaking submitted to the listed issuer in the form of Appendix 7.7 (Listing Rule 704(7)) Or Appendix 7H (Catalist Rule 704(6))Yes
Shareholding interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries?Yes
Shareholding DetailsComfortDelGro Corporation Limited
- 100,000 shares
- 70,000 shares (deemed interest in shares held by wife)
# These fields are not applicable for announcements of appointments pursuant to Listing Rule 704 (9) or Catalist Rule 704 (8).
Past (for the last 5 years)- Jurong International Holdings Pte Ltd
- WBL Corporation Ltd*
- MFS Technology Ltd*

* previously listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited
Present- CapitaLand Mall Trust Management Ltd (Manager for CapitaLand Mall Trust**)
- FEO Hospitality Management Pte Ltd (Manager for Far East Hospitality Trust**)
- FEO Hospitality Trust Management Pte Ltd (Far East Hospitality Business Trust)
- Great Eastern Holdings Limited**
- Great Eastern Life Assurance Company Limited

** Listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited
(a) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, an application or a petition under any bankruptcy law of any jurisdiction was filed against him or against a partnership of which he was a partner at the time when he was a partner or at any time within 2 years from the date he ceased to be a partner?No
(b) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, an application or a petition under any law of any jurisdiction was filed against an entity (not being a partnership) of which he was a director or an equivalent person or a key executive, at the time when he was a director or an equivalent person or a key executive of that entity or at any time within 2 years from the date he ceased to be a director or an equivalent person or a key executive of that entity, for the winding up or dissolution of that entity or, where that entity is the trustee of a business trust, that business trust, on the ground of insolvency?No
(c) Whether there is any unsatisfied judgment 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, or has been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings of which he is aware) 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 has been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings of which he is aware) for such breach?No
(f) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, judgment 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, misrepresentation or dishonesty on his part, or he has been the subject of any civil proceedings (including any pending civil proceedings of which he is aware) involving an allegation of fraud, misrepresentation 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 entity or business trust?No
(h) Whether he has ever been disqualified from acting as a director or an equivalent person of any entity (including the trustee of a business trust), or from taking part directly or indirectly in the management of any entity or business trust?No
(i) Whether he has ever been the subject of any order, judgment 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; orNo
(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; orNo
(iii) any business trust which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing business trusts in Singapore or elsewhere; orNo
(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, in connection with any matter occurring or arising during that period when he was so concerned with the entity or business trust?No
(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
Any prior experience as a director of a listed company?Yes
If Yes, Please provide details of prior experience- CapitaLand Mall Trust (Chairman of Audit Committee of Trust Manager)
- Far East Hospitality Trust (Chairman of Nomination Committee)
- Great Eastern Holdings Limited (Chairman of Audit Committee)
- WBL Corporation Ltd (Chairman of Audit Committee)
- MFS Technology Ltd (Chairman of Board of Directors)