Mr. Chua Boon Par, aged 59, was appointed as our Director on 7 January 2019 and redesignated as an executive Director, chairman and chief executive officer (‘‘CEO’’) of our Company on 25 March 2019. He has been with our Group since September 1986 and has been the managing director of our Group since January 2011. Mr. Chua has over three decades of experience in the fitting-out industry and is responsible for overseeing all day-to-day management, corporate strategies and business development and operations of our Group.
Mr. Chua joined our Group in September 1986 as a project coordinator where he was responsible for assisting the project director for on-site supervision and monitoring work in progress. He rose through the ranks over the next 25 years to become quantity surveyor in March 1988 where he was responsible for quantity surveying works, to contract manager in January 1995 where he assisted in the tendering of projects and negotiation of contracts, to contract director in June 1997 where he was managing the tendering of projects and negotiation of contracts, and finally to managing director in January 2011.
Mr. Chua obtained a diploma in construction from the Singapore Institute of Building Limited in June 1998 and a certificate from the British Institute of Engineering Technology for the completion of its long-distance course in Society of Engineers (Civil Engineering) in September 1992.