Mrs Fang Ai Lian is an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Manager and the Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee and a member of the Nominating and Remuneration Committee.
Ms Fang was with Ernst & Young LLP from 1974 to 2008 and held various senior management positions in the firm. She was appointed Managing Partner of the firm in 1996 and Chairman in 2005.
Ms Fang is currently an Independent Director of Singapore Post Limited, Metro Holdings Limited and Banyan Tree Holdings Limited, which are listed on the SGX-ST, and an adviser to Far East Organisation’s Australian division. She previously served on the boards of other companies listed on the SGX-ST, including Great Eastern Holdings Limited, Singapore Telecommunications Limited and Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited. In addition, she is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Singapore Business Federation and Medishield Life Council, and serves on the Board of Trustees of the Singapore University of Technology and Design.
Ms Fang qualified as a Chartered Accountant in England and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Singapore.