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Change - Announcement Of Appointment Of Independent Non-Executive Director

BackMar 16, 2018
Announcement Title Change - Announcement of Appointment
Date & Time of Broadcast Mar 16, 2018 17:19
Status New
Announcement Sub Title Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
Announcement Reference SG180316OTHROJG5
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name) Dr Long Ming Fai Edwin
Designation Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below) Appointment of Independent Non-Executive Director
Additional Details
Date Of Appointment 16/03/2018
Name Of Person Professor Lee Chuen Neng
Age 66
Country Of Principal Residence Singapore
The Board's comments on this appointment (including rationale, selection criteria, and the search and nomination process) The Board having reviewed and considered the qualifications and working experience of Professor Lee Chuen Neng, approved the appointment of Professor Lee Chuen Neng as the Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company.
Whether appointment is executive, and if so, the area of responsibility Non-Executive
Job Title (e.g. Lead ID, AC Chairman, AC Member etc.) Independent Non-Executive Director
Familial relationship with any director and/ or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or of any of its principal subsidiaries Nil
Conflict of interests (including any competing business) Nil
Working experience and occupation(s) during the past 10 years 2017 to Present
School of Medicine, National University of Singapore - Abu Rauff Professor in Surgery

2008 to Present
Medical Engineering Research & Commercialisation Initiative, National University of Singapore - Chairman

2008 to Present
National University Heart Centre Singapore, National University Health System - Deputy Director

2015 to 2016
Centre for Healthcare Innovation & Medical Engineering, National University of Singapore - Founding Chairman

2006 to 2017
University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System, Singapore - Chairman

2006 to 2015
Departments of Surgery, School of Medicine, National University of Singapore and National University Hospital - Head

2002 to 2012
Department of Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular Surgery, National University Hospital, Singapore - Founder and Head

2002 to 2009
The Heart Institute, National Healthcare Group, Singapore - Director
Undertaking submitted to the listed issuer in the form of Appendix 7.7 (Listing Rule 704(7)) Or Appendix 7H (Catalist Rule 704(6)) Yes
Shareholding interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries? No
# These fields are not applicable for announcements of appointments pursuant to Listing Rule 704 (9) or Catalist Rule 704 (8).
Past (for the last 5 years) Nil
Present i. Paracrine Therapeutics Pte Ltd
ii. 2D Materials Pte Ltd
iii. Quantum Tx Pte Ltd
iv. Vesiderm Pte Ltd
(a) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, an application or a petition under any bankruptcy law of any jurisdiction was filed against him or against a partnership of which he was a partner at the time when he was a partner or at any time within 2 years from the date he ceased to be a partner? No
(b) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, an application or a petition under any law of any jurisdiction was filed against an entity (not being a partnership) of which he was a director or an equivalent person or a key executive, at the time when he was a director or an equivalent person or a key executive of that entity or at any time within 2 years from the date he ceased to be a director or an equivalent person or a key executive of that entity, for the winding up or dissolution of that entity or, where that entity is the trustee of a business trust, that business trust, on the ground of insolvency? No
(c) Whether there is any unsatisfied judgment against him? No
(d) Whether he has ever been convicted of any offence, in Singapore or elsewhere, involving fraud or dishonesty which is punishable with imprisonment, or has been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings of which he is aware) for such purpose? No
(e) Whether he has ever been convicted of any offence, in Singapore or elsewhere, involving a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, or has been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings of which he is aware) for such breach? No
(f) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, judgment has been entered against him in any civil proceedings in Singapore or elsewhere involving a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, or a finding of fraud, misrepresentation or dishonesty on his part, or he has been the subject of any civil proceedings (including any pending civil proceedings of which he is aware) involving an allegation of fraud, misrepresentation or dishonesty on his part? No
(g) Whether he has ever been convicted in Singapore or elsewhere of any offence in connection with the formation or management of any entity or business trust? No
(h) Whether he has ever been disqualified from acting as a director or an equivalent person of any entity (including the trustee of a business trust), or from taking part directly or indirectly in the management of any entity or business trust? No
(i) Whether he has ever been the subject of any order, judgment or ruling of any court, tribunal or governmental body, permanently or temporarily enjoining him from engaging in any type of business practice or activity? No
(j) Whether he has ever, to his knowledge, been concerned with the management or conduct, in Singapore or elsewhere, of the affairs of :-
(i) any corporation which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing corporations in Singapore or elsewhere; or No
(ii) any entity (not being a corporation) which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing such entities in Singapore or elsewhere; or No
(iii) any business trust which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing business trusts in Singapore or elsewhere; or No
(iv) any entity or business trust which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, in connection with any matter occurring or arising during that period when he was so concerned with the entity or business trust? No
(k) Whether he has been the subject of any current or past investigation or disciplinary proceedings, or has been reprimanded or issued any warning, by the Monetary Authority of Singapore or any other regulatory authority, exchange, professional body or government agency, whether in Singapore or elsewhere? No
Any prior experience as a director of a listed company? No
If No, Please provide details of any training undertaken in the roles and responsibilities of a director of a listed company To attend training as and when required.

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