Mr Andrew LIM
Non-Executive Non-Independent Director
Mr Andrew Lim was appointed to the Board of Ascendas Funds Management (S) Limited on 10 October 2019. Mr Andrew Lim is the Group Chief Financial Officer of CapitaLand Group. In his role, he has direct oversight of the functions of Group finance, financial reporting and controls, treasury, tax, risk management, investor relations, and the administrative matters of the internal audit department of CapitaLand. Mr Lim is also responsible for Group Strategic Investments, evaluating merger and acquisitions and strategic investments at the group level. He oversees the Group’s Centre of Excellence for Sustainability with effect from 1 July 2019. Mr Lim is a member of the CapitaLand Executive Committee.
Mr Lim is also a Director of CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management Limited, a Director of Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited, a Director of CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited and a Director of CapitaLand Malaysia Mall REIT Management Sdn. Bhd.
Mr Lim is the President of the Real Estate Investment Trust Association of Singapore. He is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants’ CFO Committee, a member of the Accounting Standards Council, and represents CapitaLand as a founding member of the first Accounting for Sustainability Circle of Practice in Asia.
Prior to joining CapitaLand in January 2017, he was at HSBC where he served as Managing Director and Head of South East Asia Advisory Coverage, Real Estate and Hospitality.
Mr Lim has a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Rotman School of Business at the University of Toronto, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.