The Manager

Key Management

Mr Liew Chee Seng James
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

Mr Liew joined the Manager in June 2018 as its Chief Operating Officer, appointed as Deputy Chief Executive Officer in October 2018, as Chief Executive Officer in May 2019 and as Executive Director of the Board in December 2019.

Prior to joining the Manager, he was Senior Director, Corporate Finance and Asset Enhancement at Lippo Group from September 2015 to May 2018, where he worked on various real estate projects in Indonesia. Mr Liew has more than 20 years of experience in the finance and real estate industries, having served in various capacities with Temasek Holdings, United Overseas Bank, UOB Asset Management and Raiffeisen Bank.

Mr Liew obtained his Masters in Business Administration (Strategic Management) and Bachelor of Business, Banking and Finance (First Class Honours) from the Nanyang Technological University.

Mr Wong Yoon Thim
Chief Financial Officer

Mr Wong joined the Manager in July 2021. He has more than 15 years of experience as CFO of listed companies in Singapore and Hong Kong, with in-depth knowledge of the listing rules of both the Singapore Stock Exchange and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange as well as corporate governance practices and guidelines. Prior to joining the Manager, Mr Wong spent eight years with a SGX mainboard-listed company in the construction and manufacturing sector. He has strong track record in fundraising, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and operational restructuring exercises.

Mr Wong is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.

Mr Cheng Jih Min
Senior Asset Director

Mr Cheng joined the Manager in March 2021. He has more than 30 years of experience in property management, asset management, and development of integrated retail, commercial, mixed-use, and township projects in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. Prior to joining the Manager, he spent eight years in Malaysia in senior management roles with leading property developers across residential, commercial, and retail real estate.

Mr Cheng holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Leicester, United Kingdom and a Bachelor of Science in Estate Management from the National University of Singapore. He is a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors, a Green Mark Accredited Professional (Facilities Management), and a certified Marshall Goldsmith Executive Coach.

Ms Lim Chin Ni
Financial Controller

Ms Lim joined the Manager as Financial Controller in June 2022 and oversees the financial reporting, taxation, treasury and risk management, capital management and asset acquisition activities of LMIR Trust. Ms Lim has more than 20 years of experience in accounting and finance related work. Prior to joining the Manager, Ms Lim was the Financial Controller of Dasin Retail Trust Management Pte Ltd, the Trustee-Manager of Dasin Retail Trust from October 2017 to May 2022. From September 2016 to September 2017, Ms Lim was an Assistant Financial Controller with QAF Limited. From October 2008 to August 2016, Ms Lim was a Finance Manager with a family-owned retail chain in Malaysia. Ms Lim began her career as an auditor in several accounting firms and was an Audit Manager with KPMG Singapore from November 2004 to September 2008.

Ms Lim is a Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA). She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Accounting and Finance from London South Bank University in 2000.