Board of Directors


Mr. Sin Soon Teng
Executive Chairman and Group CEO

Mr. Sin Soon Teng, is the Executive Chairman, Group CEO and founder of Sysma Holdings. He was first appointed to the Board on 28 March 2012. With 54 years’ experience in the construction industry under his belt, he is responsible for setting the strategic direction and driving growth in the Group. Prior to the founding of Sysma Construction Pte Ltd in 1986, Mr. Sin started his career as a quantity survey apprentice with a consultant firm. In 1966, he joined Building Construction (M) Sdn Bhd as a quantity surveyor and was later promoted to contract manager in 1971. Subsequent to this, he jointly set up Building Engineering Enterprise Pte Ltd as Executive Director in 1976 where he was in charge of all construction and contract management. He obtained a Diploma in Building from the Singapore Polytechnic in 1972 and is a fellow member of the Singapore Institute of Building.

Mr. Ang Seng Heng
Executive Director and Head of Operations

Mr. Ang Seng Heng, is our Executive Director and Head of Operations and was appointed to the Board on 28 March 2012. He is responsible for the overall planning of manpower and resources for the various projects undertaken by our Group and is also in charge of liaising with client representatives, regulatory authorities and consultants which our Group is involved in. He joined our Group in 1987 and has over 39 years of experience in the construction industry. On 1 January 2015, Mr. Ang was appointed a director of North Shore Investments Pte Ltd, a subsidiary company of our Group. He obtained a Diploma in Civil Engineering from the Singapore Polytechnic in 1978 and a Diploma in Industrial Management from the Singapore Polytechnic in 1985.

Mr. Chen Timothy Teck-Leng @ Chen Teck Leng
Lead Independent Director

Mr. Chen Timothy Teck-Leng @ Chen Teck Leng, is our Lead Independent Director, and was appointed to the Board on 1 December 2015. He has three decades of management experience in banking, insurance, international finance, and corporate advisory work. He held positions in Bank of America, Wells Fargo Bank, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Sun Life Financial Inc. He was formerly the General Manager, China for Sun Life Financial Inc., and the President and CEO of Sun Life Everbright Life Insurance Company in China. Mr. Chen currently sits on the boards of several SGX-listed companies. He is an Independent Director for Yangzijiang Shipbuilding (Holdings) Ltd., Tianjin Zhongxin Pharmaceutical Group Corporation Ltd., TMC Education Corporation Ltd, Logistics Holdings Ltd and Tye Soon limited. His directorship held over the past 3 years in other listed companies including XinRen Aluminum Holdings Ltd., Hu An Cable Holdings Ltd. and Sunmart Holdings Ltd.. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from University of Tennessee, and his Master of Business Administration degree from Ohio State University. He received his Certified Corporate Director (ICD. D) designation from the Canadian Institute of Corporate Directors and attended the Executive Management Program of Harvard Business School.

Mr. Heng Yeow Meng Michael
Independent Director

Mr. Heng Yeow Meng Michael, is our Independent Director and was appointed to the Board on 6 July 2012. He has over 20 years of experience in auditing, accounting and tax services and is currently managing partner of Heng Lee Seng LLP, a mid-sized public accounting firm that provides a range of services including audit and assurance, tax, internal audit, corporate secretarial, business services, payroll administration and other advisory services. Mr. Heng graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, is a fellow member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants, CPA Australia, and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants; and a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors. He holds the designation of Accredited Tax Advisor of the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals.

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