Key Management

Mr Choo Boon Yong

Group Chief Financial Officer

Mr Choo Boon Yong joined Cordlife as Group Chief Financial Officer on February 1, 2017. He is responsible for the Group's finance functions and supports the Group CEO in achieving the Group's strategic vision. He also assists in the development of new businesses and in maintaining investor relations.

Mr Choo has over 25 years of experience in accounting, tax, corporate finance and business development in manufacturing and service industries.

Before joining Cordlife, Mr Choo was Group Chief Financial Officer of Seksun Group, where he led the finance teams in Singapore, Thailand and China. He was instrumental in implementing China GAAP reporting following the acquisition of Seksun Group by a China-listed company.

Between 2009 and 2014, Mr Choo was Executive Director of Power HF Group, covering the finance, accounting and legal functions as well as management of the India operations. He led the expansion of the India operations into a pan- India genset servicing company. Prior to this, he held various positions in Temasek Holdings, Ernst & Young and KPMG in Singapore, Hong Kong and China.

Mr Choo holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University. He is also a Chartered Accountant of Singapore.

Ms Thet Hnin Yi

Group Finance Director

Ms Thet Hnin Yi is responsible for management of the Group's finance operations, including statutory filings, financial audits, finance controls and treasury.

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 as Chief Financial Officer 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 and Training Manager, where she trained audit assistants and seniors. From 1997 to 2001, she held various positions at Tan Wee Tin & Co., her last position being Audit Supervisor, where she was responsible for auditing small and medium enterprises and 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

Group Director, Brand Development

Ms Jamie Woon is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of the Group's marketing strategies, marketing communications and public relations activities.

Ms Woon was previously Business Unit Director, Banking from July 2014 to July 2016, during which she was responsible for the strategic and operational aspects of Cordlife's businesses and oversaw all of the Group's banking units. She identified and implemented group-wide business growth strategies, was responsible for meeting the Group's overall financial and non-financial goals, and ensuring adherence to quality policies and objectives. She joined Cordlife Limited (now known as LCL) in October 2006 as Regional Marketing Manager.

Prior to joining LCL, Ms Woon was the Country Marketing Manager of Singapore and Malaysia at California Fitness and the Head of Communications Centre at National Kidney Foundation.

Ms Woon holds a Master of Business Administration from Nanyang Technological University, a Bachelor of Science (Marketing) from the University of Wales, and a Diploma in Chemical Process Technology from Singapore Polytechnic.

Ms Tan Huiying

Group Director, Quality and Operations

Ms Tan Huiying is responsible for group operations and information systems and technology, as well as setting and maintaining the Group's quality standards in service and product offerings.

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 nonfinancial goals.

Ms Tan joined LCL as 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 installation of quality management systems for ISO9001 certification. She has since taken on various regional operations, business development and management roles at Cordlife, including 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

Group Director, Organisational Development

Ms Stella Lee is responsible for the Group's overall organisational development and human capital development. Her job scope also includes structuring of the organisation matrix, building of new capabilities in alignment with strategic business direction as well as the creation of 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, 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 National University of Singapore, Paediatrics Department.

Ms Lee obtained her Bachelor in Economics degree from Murdoch University in April 2014 and an Executive Nanyang MBA at Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Business School in July 2016. She also graduated with a Graduate Diploma in Organisational Psychology from 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 MBTI and Firo B instruments.