Mr LIM Hock San
Chairman, Independent Director
Mr Lim Hock San has been a Director with the Board since 1 July 2016 and was appointed as Chairman on 1 October 2017. Mr Lim is presently the President and Chief Executive Officer of United Industrial Corporation Limited. Prior to Mr. Lim's current employment, he was the Director-General of Civil Aviation of the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (“CAAS”) from 1980 - 1992. Mr Lim’s company directorships include: Gallant Venture Limited, Interra Resources Limited and Indofood Agri Resources Limited. His past listed company directorships include Keppel Corporation Limited and Hsu Fu Chi International Ltd.
Mr. Lim started his career in 1966 as an Assistant Tax Examiner with the then Inland Revenue Department of Singapore. He served as an Accountant of Mobil Oil Malaya Sdn Bhd since 1967 before joining the Port of Singapore Authority in 1968, working his way up to the position of Assistant Director, before joining CAAS.
Mr. Lim holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from University of Singapore and received his Master of Science (Management) from Alfred P Sloan School of Management of Massachusetts Institute of technology (MIT), USA in 1973. He also attended the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School, and the Senior Executive Programme at the London Business School. He is a Fellow Member of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK, and a Fellow Member and a former President of the then Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore. He is a recipient of the Singapore Government Meritorious Service Medal, the Public Administration Medal (Gold) and the Public Service Medal.