The Manager


Key Management

Ms Chan Lie Leng
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

Ms Chan Lie Leng was first appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Manager on 22 April 2016 and re-designated to Executive Director on 1 January 2017. On 16 March 2017, she assumed the position of Chief Executive Officer.

She brings with her more than 25 years of banking and corporate finance experience, including over seven years at management level. She was previously the General Manager of the Labuan Branch of Raiffeisen Bank International AG, a leading corporate and investment bank in Austria as well as Central and Eastern Europe, from November 2011 to October 2015. Prior to that, she was General Manager of Raiffeisen Bank International AG, Singapore Branch, from November 2008 to October 2011. She joined Raiffeisen Bank International AG as part of the pioneer batch of its offshore branch operations in Singapore in June 1998 and during her time there, oversaw a staff strength of 150 persons. Her responsibilities included running full branch operations with a loan book size of more than USD2 billion, including real estate and real estate-related financing transactions in Singapore, Indonesia and other overseas transactions.

Ms Chan has also gained corporate experience, having served as Deputy General Manager of Corporate Affairs for Envoi Impex Pte Ltd from September 1996 to February 1998, where her key responsibilities included heading the Finance & HR Departments and to set up a new division to oversee the corporate matters of both local and overseas subsidiaries in USA, Australia, Taiwan and Malaysia. She was also responsible for restructuring the group's borrowings and implementing sound corporate policies for the group. Ms Chan has held roles in ABN-AMRO Bank N.V., Singapore Branch, Bank of Hawaii, Singapore Branch, Nippon Credit Bank Ltd, Singapore Branch and DBS Bank, where she has gained extensive experience in corporate banking, loan syndications, project financing, credit administration and marketing, covering a portfolio of diverse companies in various industries. She began her career with DBS Bank in April 1988.

She graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from National University of Singapore in 1988, majoring in Mathematics.

Mr Lo Shye Ru
Chief Financial Officer

Mr Lo Shye Ru joined the Manager in May 2013 as its Chief Financial Officer. He has more than 25 years of accounting, auditing and corporate finance experience, holding senior finance positions in USA, China and Singapore. He was previously the CFO of Keppel Land China Limited, SinoSingapore Tianjin Eco-City Investment and Development Co. and Bowsprit Capital Corporation Ltd (as manager of First REIT).

He received his certification as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) from AICPA, USA and as a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) from IMA, USA.

Mr Lo graduated with a Master's degree in Accountancy from the University of Georgia, USA and Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Windsor, Canada.

Mr Wong Han Siang
Financial Controller

Mr Wong Han Siang oversees the execution of the financial management and asset acquisition activities of LMIR Trust. Mr Wong has more than 15 years of accounting, auditing and corporate finance experience. Prior to joining the Manager in September 2008, Mr Wong was an Audit Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore where he was responsible for handling audit engagements including local listed and multinational companies.

Mr Wong is a Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

Ms Ella Jia
Senior Finance Manager

Ms Ella Jia joined the Manager in September 2013. She supports the CFO on treasury, accounting and assets acquisition activities. Ms Jia has more than 10 years of industry experience in REITs and private funds. She spent her first 4 years of finance career with BDO Raffles and Deloitte & Touche LLP, and subsequently worked for Frasers Commercial Trust as a Finance Manager and Prologis Singapore as the Reporting Manager.

Ms Jia graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Linguistics and is a Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants as well as a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

Mr Teo Kah Ming
Asset Manager

Mr Teo Kah Ming joined the Manager in January 2015. He has more than 10 years of experience in the real estate industry, spanning in areas such as contracts management, property development and asset management. He has prior overseas experience working in India and Indonesia with CapitaLand and PT Farpoint respectively. Previously, in PT Farpoint and CapitaCommercial Trust Management Limited, Mr Teo held asset management roles covering a mixed portfolio of office, retail and serviced apartments.

Mr Teo graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Science (Building) and obtained a Graduate Certificate in Real Estate from the National University of Singapore.

Mr Cesar Agor
Legal and Compliance Support Manager

Mr Cesar Agor supports the activities of the Manager in the areas of legal and compliance works since joining the Manager in July 2012.

Prior to joining the Manager and from 2007, Mr Cesar Agor was a practicing lawyer in the Philippines, having worked as an associate lawyer in various law offices in Manila. He served as an in-house legal counsel at Vista Land & Lifescapes, Inc., one of the largest real estate companies in the Philippines.

He obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Legal Management and Bachelor of Laws both at the Catholic University of Santo Tomas, Philippines.