Ms Thet Hnin Yi
Ms Thet Hnin Yi was appointed as the Group Chief Financial Officer on 16 January 2023. She is responsible for the Group's finance as well as treasury functions, and she supports the Group CEO in achieving the Group's strategic vision. She also assists in the development of new businesses and in maintaining investor relations.
Ms Thet joined the Group in June 2011, following the Company's demerger from Life Corporation Limited ("LCL") (previously known as Cordlife Limited). She joined LCL in December 2007 as Senior Finance Manager and was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Group in August 2013, where she was involved in all areas of financial and accounting functions, including financial reporting, management reporting, and budgeting. She was re-designated as Group Finance Director in February 2017.
Prior to joining LCL, Ms Thet held various positions at Ernst & Young LLP from 2001 to 2007, including Audit Manager, where she was responsible for audits of public listed and multinational companies, and Learning and Development ("L&D") Training Manager, where she provided training to audit assistants and seniors as part of the L&D initiative to develop organisational and people capabilities. From 1997 to 2001, she held various positions at Tan Wee Tin & Co.; her last position was Audit Supervisor, where she was in charge of auditing small and medium enterprises as well as multinational companies.
Ms Thet holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Manchester and a Diploma in Accountancy from Ngee Ann Polytechnic. She is also a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom, and a Chartered Accountant of Singapore.
Ms Jamie Woon Geok Peng
Ms Jamie Woon oversees the Group's marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations activities.
From August 2016 to June 2018, Ms Woon was the Group Director, Brand Development and Innovation, and she was also responsible for the Group's new product and service development. Ms Woon was previously the Business Unit Director for Banking from July 2014 to July 2016, where she was in charge of the strategic and operational aspects of Cordlife's banking business, as well as meeting the Group's overall financial goals and ensuring adherence to quality policies and objectives. She joined LCL in October 2006 as the Regional Marketing Manager.
Ms Woon previously worked as the Marketing Manager for Singapore and Malaysia at California Fitness, where she developed and implemented marketing strategies that resulted in a 30% year-on-year revenue increase. She also worked at the National Kidney Foundation of Singapore ("NKF") from 1998 to 2006, where she received the Employee Excellence Award, given to only five outstanding employees out of 1,000. In her last role as Head of Communications Centre at NKF, she led her team to a 64% increase in funds raised year over year. Ms Woon is also the co-founder of Spice N' Pans, a top 10 YouTube channel in Singapore with nearly one million subscribers.
Ms Woon graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Master of Business Administration and the University of Wales with a Bachelor of Science (Marketing). She holds a Diploma in Chemical Process Technology from Singapore Polytechnic as well as an Advanced Management Programme certificate from the University of California, Berkeley.
Ms Tan Huiying
Ms Tan Huiying is responsible for group operations, information systems and technology, business development activities, and ensuring the Group's quality standards in service and product offerings are maintained according to applicable standards.
She was previously Business Unit Director, Diagnostics, from January 2014 to June 2016. Her responsibilities included developing and implementing growth and product strategies for the Group's diagnostics business to meet financial and non-financial goals.
Ms Tan joined LCL as a Business Development/Technical Executive in June 2006, where she was involved in technical and quality assurance projects, including facility design and build as well as the installation of quality management systems for ISO9001 certification. She has since taken on various regional operations, business development, and management roles at Cordlife, including that of Director of Philippines.
Ms Tan holds a Master of Business Administration with Accountancy and Finance specialisations from Nanyang Technological University, where she was placed on the Dean's Honours List. She also holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Life Sciences from the National University of Singapore.
Ms Stella Lee Mei Suan
Ms Stella Lee is responsible for the Group's overall organisational development and human capital development. Her responsibilities also include structuring the organisation matrix, building new capabilities in accordance with strategic business direction, and establishing a strong organisational culture.
Ms Lee joined our Group in June 2011 as Deputy General Manager, following the demerger of our Company from LCL. She was appointed as Deputy Director, Organisation Development, in August 2013, before being promoted to Director, Organisation Development, in February 2014. Ms Lee had joined LCL in September 2004 as a Client Relations Executive. Subsequently, she rose to become Head of Business for Singapore and Head of Organisation Development (Corporate) in February 2007 and November 2009, respectively.
Prior to joining LCL, Ms Lee served as a Corporate Senior Sales Executive at R. Meyson Marketing Pte Ltd between April 2001 and May 2004. From 1995 to 1998, Ms Lee was a Sales Executive at Craftmark Marketing Pte Ltd and from 1991 to 1994, she was a Laboratory Technologist at the paediatrics department of the National University of Singapore.
Ms Lee obtained her Bachelor in Economics degree from Murdoch University in April 2014 and her MBA from Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Business School, in July 2016. She also graduated with a Graduate Diploma in Organisational Psychology from the City University of New York and a Diploma in Biotechnology from Singapore Polytechnic in 2011 and 1991, respectively. Ms Lee is also a certified practitioner to administer the MBTI and Firo B instruments.