Our Board & Advisors

Ms Wee Wei Ling
Co-Founder & Director

Ms Wee Wei Ling is the Executive Director of Asset, Lifestyle and Sustainable Partnerships of Pan Pacific Hotels Group Limited. She oversees the asset management of the hotel properties owned by the Pan Pacific Hotels Group Limited and its corporate social responsibility strategy. Ms Wee manages the Group’s St. Gregory and Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurants lifestyle brands. 

In 2011, she was appointed Chairperson of Project We Care, a joint initiative between the People’s Association and the private sector in Singapore to encourage corporate volunteerism. Under Ms Wee’s leadership, Project We Care has successfully brought on board more than 300 companies to date. 

Ms Wee is passionate about performing arts and believes it can uplift spirits and instil confidence. In her ongoing quest for knowledge and self-enrichment, she holds a Grade 6 certificate in Singing and a Grade 5 certificate in Music Theory from the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music and is pursuing the next certification grade. 

Mr Wee Boo Kuan
Co-Founder & Director

Mr Wee Boo Kuan is a businessman with more than 30 years of experience in Health and Wellness. He has a strong interest and expertise in ecological Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability initiatives (LOHAS).  

Mr Wee was instrumental in establishing Singapore’s first certified organic farms under Biological Farmers of Australia (BFA) in the late 1990s and was involved in the wholesale and retail of organic products (Brown Rice Paradise) in Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan and Australia. He initiated the development of a range of Australian-certified organic personal care lines and obtained organic certification for a hotel in Western Australia. 

In commemorating his father Wee Cho Bian’s 25th year of passing, Mr Wee committed to co-founding Extraordinary People. In close collaboration with the business community and other charities, Extraordinary People will focus on Singapore’s special needs community to shape a more inclusive and vibrant community.  

Ms Leong Wai Leng
Director

Ms Leong Wai Leng has 30 years of banking and finance experience. She has held senior positions in multinational corporations such as Citibank, JP Morgan Chase, and Philips Electronics Group.  

Ms Leong was appointed CEO & Chairman of OCBC China Limited in 2007 and led the bank’s successful China expansion for six years before returning to Singapore. During her 13-year tenure in China, she won numerous awards, amongst them the prestigious Magnolia award from Shanghai Municipal government. 

Ms Leong was appointed Council Member of the Singapore Chinese Chambers of Commerce & Industry (SCCCI) in 2016 and Vice-Chairwoman of its Career Women’s Group. SCCCI is one of Singapore’s most established commerce chambers and remains active in engaging the business community. 

Mr Ng Kim Tean
Director

Mr Ng Kim Tean is the Chairman of Nanyang Law LLC, a law corporation with 30 staff in 3 offices: 2 offices in Singapore; and 1 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

His primary law practice areas are fund management, corporate restructuring, commercial and company law. His other area of expertise also includes intellectual property law; his many years of hands-on experience have exposed him to all aspects of intellectual property in Singapore and various foreign countries. 

Mr Ng was a 2-term President of the Singapore Inventors’ Development Association, a part-time lecturer at Nanyang Technological University, and an Adjunct Faculty of SMU. He was a member of the Examination Committee for Patent Agents and a Fellow of the Intellectual Property Technology Consultant Registry.  

Mr Ng, an engineer-turned-lawyer, holds a B.Eng. (Elect), NUS and a LL.B. (Hons), London. He is also qualified as a UK Barrister, a Singapore-qualified lawyer and a Registered Patent Agent. 

Ms Inge Kua
Director

Ms. Inge Kua has more than three decades of banking and finance experience. She has held senior positions in global banks such as UBS (previously Swiss Bank Corp) and BNP Paribas. Currently, Ms Kua is Vice Chairman of Southeast Asia for BNP Paribas Wealth Management in Asia. 

Over the years, Ms Kua has worked with many Forbes list families from the region with complex wealth planning and investment needs. 

She also spearheads many of the bank’s CSR and ESG initiatives. 

Mr Ted Chen
Director

Ted is the Co-founder and CEO of Evercomm Singapore – “one of Asia Pacific’s fastest growing Sustainability AI companies in the cleantech sector.” Evercomm is an Enterprise Singapore Scale-up Company and also accredited by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). The company works closely with the United Nations and governments worldwide to pilot industry-scale sustainability transformation initiatives.

Ted is also the youngest to receive the prestigious Singapore Energy Award and recognized as one of the digital pioneers by the Singapore Committee on the Future Economy (CFE).

Besides Evercomm, Ted is an expert technical partner for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), International Telecommunication Union’s Generation Connect board member and Science Policy Focal Point for the United Nations Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY).

Ted has notably received the Nanyang Outstanding Young Alumni Award from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Tatler Asia’s Social Impact Award, and made it to World Cities Summit Young Leader and Forbes’ Inaugural 30 Under 30 Asia List.

Dr Ang Poon Liat
Advisor

Dr. Ang Poon Liat has been a paediatrician in practice for 45 years, specialising in nutrition and its impact on childhood development, health, behavioural disorders and ageing. 

He is currently a consultant paediatrician at Thomson Paediatric Centre, part of Thomson Medical Centre, a Singapore hospital for women and children. In addition, he has been running another two clinics – one for autism and the other for anti-ageing – for the past 20 years. 

The depth and breadth of Dr Ang’s experience in clinical nutrition allows him to write with authority about the impact of nutrition on health from a medical point of view. His first book, The Wonders of Nutrition, discusses how our genes and dynamic bodies respond to food and lifestyle. He explains how optimal nutrition and a healing lifestyle work wonders when harmonising with our genetic programming. His second book, ‘Roadmaps to Recovery,’ describes how correct and balanced nutrition is pivotal in healing chronic degenerative diseases.   

Dr Ang received his primary MBBS degree from The University of Singapore, followed by a Master of Medicine in Paediatrics and a Doctorate in Medicine (MD).  

Mdm Margaret Wee Bee Hoon
Advisor

Mdm Margaret Wee Bee Hoon is the Honorary Chairperson of the Management Committee and Board of Nanyang Girls’ High School. Her deep involvement with Nanyang Girls’ High School dates back to 40 years ago when she was first appointed as Assistant Treasurer of the Management Committee and Board before eventually assuming the role of Chairperson. 

Mdm Wee is passionate about building inclusivity, particularly in reaching out to underprivileged and lonely seniors in Singapore. She is the founder and current President of Concern and Care Society, a Voluntary Welfare Organisation (VWO) which engages the community to improve the mental and social well-being of the elderly for the last 16 years. 

Mdm Wee was awarded the Public Service Medal (PBM) and the Public Service Star (BBM) in 2022.