Mr Seow Choke Meng was appointed to the Board in April 2017. He was also appointed as a board member of Ho Bee Foundation in May 2017.
Mr Seow is currently the Business Consultant of Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH). He is also the Executive Director of Times Development Pte Ltd and a Director of Sin Chew Jit Poh (Singapore) Ltd. Mr Seow is a veteran in the media industry having worked in SPH since 1979. He held various senior appointments in SPH which includes helming the human resource, administration, circulation and editorial services departments of the Chinese newspaper.
Mr Seow is actively involved in grassroots and community organisations. He serves as the Chairman of the Promote Mandarin Council and a Trustee of Chinese Development Assistance Council. Mr Seow is an Honorary Council Member of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Vice-Chairman of Ren Ci Hospital and Vice-Chairman of Ulu Pandan Citizens’ Consultative Committee. He is also a Board Member of Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital & Nursing Home, National Healthcare Group, Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre and National Council of Social Service.
Mr Seow graduated from the University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree. He was conferred the Public Service Star in 2013.