BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr. Koh Teng Kwee

Founder & Non-executive chairman

Mr. Koh is the founder and Non-Executive Chairman of Koda and was responsible for driving the company’s growth during its formative years. A visionary with more than 45 years of experience in the furniture industry, Mr. Koh provides the Group with valuable insight and counsels the Group on growth strategies and design initiatives.

Mr. Jame koh jyh gang

Deputy chairman and managing director

James spearheads the Group’s operations and growth strategies. He has initiated a range of industry-wide projects in Singapore, Vietnam and China, and has drawn on that experience to formulate our business development strategies, strengthen supply chain management, broach new design concepts and manage our international marketing efforts.

Mdm. koh shwu lee

Executive director, finance & adminstration

Shwu Lee manages the Group’s administration, finance, logistics, sourcing and human resource functions. She is at the forefront of the Group’s administration and plays an integral role in the daily operations that form the backbone of the organisation.

Mr. ernie koh jyh eng

Executive director, sales & marketing

Ernie manages the Group’s Sales and Marketing functions, and has significant experience in international marketing and corporate branding. He helms the Group’s marketing initiatives, particularly in customer relationship management, client base diversifcation, trade fair participation, new product launches and marketing talent recruitment.

Mr. chan wah tiong

lead independient director

Wah Tiong is the Lead Independent Director of Koda, Chairman of the Group’s Audit Committee and a member of the Group’s Nominating and Remuneration Committees. Wah Tiong brings the Group extensive fnancial and accounting experience. He was appointed as the Group’s Independent Director in 2001.

Mr. sim cheng huat

Independient director

Sim was appointed as an Independent Director of Koda in 2008. He is currently the Chairman of the Nominating Committee and a member of the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee. Sim has extensive experience in international trade, market development and banking. Sim holds a Bachelor of Arts from New York University. He was last re-elected to the Board at the 2015 AGM. 

Mr. ying siew hon francis

Independient director

Francis was appointed on 18 November 2016 as an Independent Director of Koda, Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and member of the Audit Committee and Nominating Committee. Francis has considerable experience in investment and corporate banking as well as the securities industry.

Mr. tan choon seng

Independient director

Francis was appointed on 18 November 2016 as an Independent Director of Koda, Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and member of the Audit Committee and Nominating Committee. Francis has considerable experience in investment and corporate banking as well as the securities industry.