Board of Directors
Mr. Chong Eng Wee
Independent Non-Executive Director
Chong Eng Wee is currently a Partner at Kennedys Legal Solutions Pte Ltd, a joint law venture between international firm, Kennedys Law LLP and Singapore firm, Legal Solutions LLC. He is admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor in Singapore, Lawyer of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, and a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand. Eng Wee is currently also an Independent Non-Executive Director at Heatec Jietong Holdings Limited, a SGX-ST Catalist listed company.
Prior to joining Kennedys Legal Solutions, Eng Wee practised at a leading joint law venture firm and leading local law firms in Singapore and worked as in-house legal counsel at several major companies listed on the main board of Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. Eng Wee was also the Representative for the Shanghai Representative Office of the joint law venture and possesses a good working knowledge of foreign investment laws in the People’s Republic of China (“PRC”). Eng Wee was also the joint Company Secretary for 3 SGX-ST main board listed companies.
Eng Wee is a corporate practitioner whose areas of practice include capital markets, corporate and securities laws, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate restructuring, joint ventures, corporate and commercial contracts, regulatory compliance, corporate governance advisory and corporate secretarial work. Eng Wee has advised companies on a range of corporate finance and capital markets transactions such as initial public offerings, pre-IPO investment, reverse take-overs, rights issues and placements, acquisitions and disposals of shares and assets, joint ventures, private equity, and corporate restructuring transactions. He has also acted as counsel for clients in various cross border transactions with PRC elements, and frequently advises listed companies on their regulatory compliance and corporate governance issues.
Eng Wee was ranked as Singapore’s Top 40 Most Influential Lawyers aged 40 and under by Singapore Business Review (2015). He is a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors, Law Society of Singapore, and Singapore Academy of Law.
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