Board of Directors

Mr Ma Zhaoyang
Chairman and Executive Director

Mr Ma Zhaoyang was appointed as a Director of International Cement Group Ltd. (“ICG”) on 5 November 2015 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. Following the completion of the Scheme of Arrangement of Compact Metal Industries Pte. Ltd. (formerly known as Compact Metal Industries Ltd) (“CMIL”), he continues to hold the position of Executive Chairman and member of Nominating Committee in ICG......

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Mr Chng Beng Hua
Executive Director

Mr Chng Beng Hua was appointed as a Director of ICG on 30 May 2018 and was last re-elected on 26 April 2021. Following the completion of the Scheme of Arrangement of CMIL, he continues to hold the position of Executive Director. He has extensive experience in finance and real estate development. He is also an Independent Director of Hong Leong Finance Limited. Mr Chng holds a Bachelor’s degree......

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Mr Zhang Zengtao
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr Zhang Zengtao was appointed as a Director of ICG on 5 November 2015 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. He was the Executive Director, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of CMIL. Following the completion of the Scheme of Arrangement of CMIL, he was re-designated as the Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of ICG on......

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Mr Guok Chin Huat Samuel
Independent Director

Mr Guok Chin Huat Samuel was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 31 December 2019 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. He is also the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit and Nominating Committees. Mr Guok has been the Chief Executive Officer of StarHealth Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based importer and distributor of health and medical products......

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Mr Wong Loke Tan
Independent Director

Mr Wong Loke Tan was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 31 December 2019 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. He is also a member of the Audit and Remuneration Committees. He has over 30 years of experience in banking, last holding a Senior Vice President position......

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Mr Wong Chee Meng Lawrence
Independent Director

Mr Wong Chee Meng Lawrence was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 26 April 2021. He is also a member of the Audit, Nominating and Remuneration Committees. Mr Wong is an established corporate practitioner with extensive legal experience and is currently Managing Counsel......

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Mr Ng Kian Guan
Independent Director

Mr Ng Kian Guan was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 25 June 2021. He is also the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit Committee. Mr Ng has over 30 years of experience in banking and finance with strong expertise in credit and......

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  • Mr Ma Zhaoyang

    Chairman and Executive Director

    Mr Ma Zhaoyang was appointed as a Director of International Cement Group Ltd. (“ICG”) on 5 November 2015 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. Following the completion of the Scheme of Arrangement of Compact Metal Industries Pte. Ltd. (formerly known as Compact Metal Industries Ltd) (“CMIL”), he continues to hold the position of Executive Chairman and member of Nominating Committee in ICG.

    Mr Ma served as Chairman of Sino Vanadium Inc., a vanadium mining company, from 2009 to 2018. He was also a Non-Executive Director of Taihua PLC from 2006 to 2018, and an Independent Non-Executive Director of Xian Kaiyuan Holding Group Co Limited from 2006 to 2012.

    He is currently a Non-Executive Director of West China Cement Limited (“WCC”), a company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange since 2010. WCC specialises in producing and distributing cement products and is one of the leading cement producers in China’s Shaanxi province.

    Mr Ma received a Master’s degree (1998) and a Doctorate (2009), both in Management, from the Northwestern Polytechnic University (Shaanxi, China). He was also an Associate Professor of Management at the University from 1996 until February 2019.

  • Mr Chng Beng Hua

    Executive Director

    Mr Chng Beng Hua was appointed as a Director of ICG on 30 May 2018 and was last re-elected on 26 April 2021. Following the completion of the Scheme of Arrangement of CMIL, he continues to hold the position of Executive Director.

    He has extensive experience in finance and real estate development. He is also an Independent Director of Hong Leong Finance Limited.

    Mr Chng holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Finance) from the University of Texas, Austin.

  • Mr Zhang Zengtao

    Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

    Mr Zhang Zengtao was appointed as a Director of ICG on 5 November 2015 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. He was the Executive Director, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of CMIL. Following the completion of the Scheme of Arrangement of CMIL, he was re-designated as the Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of ICG on 8 March 2019.

    He has extensive management expertise in the cement business gained through his years as an employee of the WCC group of companies. From 2007 to 2014, Mr Zhang held different roles in Yaobai Special Cement Group Co., Ltd, WCC’s wholly-owned subsidiary.

    Mr Zhang graduated from Xi’an Jiaotong University in October 2011 with a Master of Business Administration.

  • Mr Guok Chin Huat Samuel

    Independent Director

    Mr Guok Chin Huat Samuel was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 31 December 2019 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. He is also the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit and Nominating Committees.

    Mr Guok has been the Chief Executive Officer of StarHealth Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based importer and distributor of health and medical products, since 1995 and has over 20 years of experience in investment banking, venture capital, and private equity businesses. In addition, he serves as an Independent Director of Global Palm Resources Holding Ltd, Redwood Group Limited and RE&S Holdings Limited.

    Mr Guok holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Boston University, with majors in Finance and International Economics, and a minor in Chemistry.

  • Mr Wong Loke Tan

    Independent Director

    Mr Wong Loke Tan was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 31 December 2019 and was last re-elected on 19 June 2020. He is also a member of the Audit and Remuneration Committees. He has over 30 years of experience in banking, last holding a Senior Vice President position at Maybank Singapore in 2016. His expertise includes syndicated loans, project financing, structured trade financing, and mergers and  acquisitions. Mr Wong is particularly known in the business community for his extensive network and strong rapport with Singapore SMEs. Mr Wong remains active in the SME and Corporate business circle.

    Mr Wong is an Independent Director of Union Steel Holdings Limited, Adventus Holdings Limited and K2 F&B Holdings Limited. He also serves as the Non-Executive Independent Chairman of Koyo International Limited.

    Mr Wong holds a Master of Business Administration from Brunel University, and an Executive Diploma in Directorship from the Singapore Management University and the Singapore Institute of Directors.

  • Mr Wong Chee Meng Lawrence

    Independent Director

    Mr Wong Chee Meng Lawrence was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 26 April 2021. He is also a member of the Audit, Nominating and Remuneration Committees.

    Mr Wong is an established corporate practitioner with extensive legal experience and is currently Managing Counsel at Bird & Bird ATMD LLP. He was previously the Managing Director of Equity Law LLC as well as a partner of reputable law firms. Prior to Equity Law LLC, he was a founding member and equity partner of RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP, where he was the co-head of the corporate and securities practice. He also headed RHT Capital Pte. Ltd., an approved continuing sponsor by the SGX-ST. In addition, he serves as an Independent Director of Eindec Corporation Limited and Atlantic Navigation Holdings (Singapore) Limited.

    Mr Wong holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the National University of Singapore. He is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore, as well as a Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong SAR.

  • Mr Ng Kian Guan

    Independent Director

    Mr Ng Kian Guan was appointed as an Independent Director of ICG on 25 June 2021. He is also the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit Committee.

    Mr Ng has over 30 years of experience in banking and finance with strong expertise in credit and marketing. He was the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Singapore from August 2014 to June 2021, while serving simultaneously as the Head of Corporate Office from September 2011 to December 2018. Prior to this, he led and oversaw various portfolios at the bank including Corporate Banking, Risk Management, Remedial Management, and Group Credit Management.

    Mr Ng holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore. He also holds an Executive Diploma in Directorship from the Singapore Management University and Singapore Institute of Directors.