Mr Lim Chin Hu joined the Board on 1 April 2022.
Chin Hu was CEO of Frontline Technologies Corp. Ltd, a SGX listed company that was acquired by British Telecoms in 2008. He was instrumental in bringing Frontline public in 2001 and expanding its footprint from a Singapore-only business to a pan-Asia premier IT services company with a presence in South East Asia, China and India.
Chin Hu has over 30 years of experience in the technology industry. He started his career with Hewlett Packard (HP) in 1981 and held various management positions in HP Singapore and South East Asia. He was with Sun Microsystems (now Oracle) from 1992 to 2000 and held various positions including: Managing Director of Sun Singapore, Country Director for Sun Microsystems in Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam, and Director, Partner & e-Channels for Sun Microsystems in Asia Pacific.
Chin Hu previously served as a board member of Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA), a board member of SiTF (Singapore IT Federation) and a council member of IT Standards Committee, National Infocomm Manpower Council and Singapore Institute of Directors. He has also previously served on the boards of Telstra Corporation, a leading telecommunications company listed in the Australian Stock Exchange, Keppel DC REIT, Personal Data Protection Advisory Committee and SGX Listing Advisory Committee.
Since his retirement from full-time executive work in 2011, Chin Hu has been involved actively in serving various organisations as a board member of Singapore Exchange Limited, Kulicke & Soffa Inc (Nasdaq: KLIC), G-Able (Thailand) Ltd, Citibank Singapore Ltd, Heliconia Capital Management Pte Ltd, Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd, SP Telecom Pte Ltd, Singhealth Pte Ltd, ALPs Pte Ltd and Integrated Health Information Systems Pte Ltd.
Chin Hu holds a Bachelor of Science from La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia. He attended the International Director’s Program at INSEAD and UCLA Director’s Training program as part of his continuing lifelong education as a director. Mr Lim is a Fellow of Singapore Institute of Directors.