Koh Wee Lih Chief Executive Officer
Mr Koh Wee Lih is also an Executive Director of the Manager. Please refer to his profile under the Board of Directors.
Mr Koh joined the Manager in December 2008 and was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of the Manager on 1 January 2014. He was subsequently appointed as a Director on 29 January 2014. Prior to this appointment, Mr Koh was the Head of Real Estate for the Manager since October 2011 and its Senior Investment Manager before that.
As the Chief Executive Officer of the Manager, Mr Koh is responsible for the overall planning, management and operation of the Trust. He works closely with the Board of Directors to determine business strategies for the strategic development of the Trust.
Mr Koh has over 21 years of experience in investment, corporate finance and asset management, of which more than 13 years are in direct real estate, covering investments, developments, asset management and real estate private equity in the Asia Pacific region. Since 3 August 2016, Mr Koh has served as a member of the Executive Committee of the REIT Association of Singapore.
Mr Koh holds a Master of Business Administration, a Master of Science in Industrial and Operations Engineering and a Bachelor of Science (Summa Cum Laude) in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan.
Stella Yeak Vice President, Finance and Joint Company Secretary
Ms Yeak has been with the Manager since February 2013 and has over 19 years of experience in group financial and management reporting, budget and forecasting, financial controls, audit, taxation and compliance with regional exposure in South East Asia, North Asia and Australia, of which more than 14 years are in the real estate industry.
Following her appointment as the Vice President, Finance and Joint Company Secretary of the Manager on 31 May 2017, Ms Yeak is responsible for the financial accounting and reporting, capital management, taxation, compliance as well as corporate secretarial matters of AA REIT.
Ms Yeak holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore. She is a Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a Certified Practising Accountant with CPA Australia.
Toh Lay Gan Vice President, Asset Management
Ms Toh has been with the Manager since March 2015 and has over 22 years of experience in the real estate industry and expertise in asset and lease management.
As the Vice President, Asset Management of the Manager, Ms Toh is responsible for the asset and lease management of AA REIT's portfolio.
Prior to joining the Manager, she was the Head of Portfolio and Asset Management with Ascendas Land (S) Pte Ltd. She also held various roles in the Ascendas Group heading the asset management / leasing teams of different property clusters. Ms Toh was credited particularly for her involvement in the successful launch of Ascendas REIT in 2002. Prior to joining Ascendas, she was with DTZ Leung and Far East Organization where she specialised in valuation and marketing of industrial properties respectively.
Ms Toh holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Estate Management from National University of Singapore.
Heng Khiam Yeong Vice President, Development & Facility Management
Mr Heng joined the Manager in January 2018 and has over 19 years of experience in real estate development spanning across architectural, consultancy, project management, migration management and contract administration in both green and brown field projects.
As the Vice President, Development & Facility Management of the Manager, Mr Heng is responsible for the facility management of AA REIT's portfolio and oversees all development and/or asset enhancement initiatives.
Prior to joining the Manager, he was the Senior Associate Director at Davis Langdon KPK, an AECOM Company. He was responsible for providing project management consultancy services in Singapore and reported directly to the Executive Director of Construction Services. He was also AECOM's local and regional point of contact for several key clients.
Mr Heng holds a Bachelor of Arts (Architectural Studies) from National University of Singapore and a Bachelor of Architecture from Deakin University, Australia.