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The ABLE Team

Our Board of Directors

“Then I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?” Then I said, “Here am I. Send me!”

Isaiah 6:8

Bernardus Angkawidjaja

Position: Chairman

Appointed 1 October 2017
Board member since January 2013
Managing Director, Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd

Bernardus has been working in financial services since 1990. He is married with two children and is a parishioner of St. Ignatius Church.

Bernardus Angkawidjaja

Chairman

Managing Director, Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd

Trillion So

Position: Deputy Chairperson

Board Member since August 2014
Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Trillion is a parishioner of the Church of the Holy Cross and serves as a member of the Executive Committee of Catholic Business Network. She is an audit partner who specializes in the transportation and logistics industry. She is married with three sons.

Trillion So

Deputy Chairperson

Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Simon Wong

Position: Secretary, Board Member

Board Member since August 2014
Lawyer and Consultant, Lawhub LLC and appointed as a Commissioner for Oaths since 2001.

Simon is married with 1 daughter and presently attends St Joseph’s Church as a member of the Cathedral Choir of the Risen Christ.

Simon Wong

Secretary, Board Member

Lawyer and Consultant, Lawhub LLC

Lawrence Loh

Position: Treasurer, Board Member

Board Member since July 2017
Managing Director, United Overseas Bank Limited

Lawrence started his career as a Management Consultant and has worked in the Financial Services Industry for the past 20 years across several South East Asia Countries. He is a parishioner of the Church of St. Ignatius

Lawrence Loh

Treasurer, Board Member

Managing Director, United Overseas Bank Limited

ABLE's Spiritual Advisor

Rev Fr Romeo Yu Chang

Position: Spiritual Advisor

Spiritual Advisor since August 2014
Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Missionary

Rev Fr Romeo Yu Chang has served as a Provincial Treasurer in Philippines and obtained a Masters of Business Administration from De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines. He came to Singapore end 2001 and he is the Regional Coordinator of the Apostleship of the Sea for East and Southeast Asia appointed by the Pontifical Council for Migrants and Itinerant People in Rome.

Rev Fr Romeo Yu Chang

Spiritual Advisor

Board Members

Adrian Kow

Position: Board Member

Board Member since August 2018
Group Chief Financial Officer, Boardroom Limited

He is married with a daughter and two sons. He is a parishioner at the Church of St. Ignatius and involved in the traffic warden ministry.

Adrian Kow

Board Member

Group Chief Financial Officer, Boardroom Limited

Amelia Vincent

Position: Board Member

Board Member since August 2018
Head of Finance, Global Travel Retail Unit, William Grant & Sons’ Ltd.

Amelia graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) in 1996 and became a CA (Singapore) in 1999. She is married with a son and serves at the parish of St Mary of the Angels as a communion minister.

Amelia Vincent

Board Member

Head of Finance, Global Travel Retail Unit, William Grant &...

Dr Andre Cheah

Position: Board Member

Board Member since February 2020

Andre graduated from the National University of Singapore in 2003 and has been practicing as a Hand Surgeon in the National University Health System since 2010. He is married with three children and is a parishioner at the Church of St Ignatius.

Dr Andre Cheah

Board Member

Surgeon, National University Health System

Andrew Quek

Position: Board Member

Board Member since February 2020
Partner, ASEAN Business Development Leader, Ernst & Young Solutions LLP

Andrew is concurrently the Partner & Executive responsible for servicing and developing the business of our Firm’s global account Temasek Holdings and its portfolio companies He has close to 30 years of business and management experience. He is also a Board member of ABLE SEAS. He is married and a parishioner of Church of St Ignatius.

Andrew Quek

Board Member

Partner, ASEAN Business Development Leader, Ernst & Young Solutions LLP

Grace Chow

Position: Board Member

Board Member since July 2019

Grace has 20 years’ experience in marketing and communications in the asset management industry. She has a son and serves as an Extraordinary Communion Minister in the Church of St. Ignatius and at the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd.

Grace Chow

Board Member

Jessica Lee

Position: Board Member

Board Member since July 2017
Head of Human Resources, Asia Pacific, Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Jessica has two teenage daughters and is currently a member of the ABLE SEAS Board.

Jessica Lee

Board Member

Head of Human Resources, Asia Pacific, Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Lam Siok Loon

Position: Board Member

Board Member since April 2018
Independent Director

Siok Loon has worked in the financial industry for more than 30 years. She is Co-Chairman of ABLE SEAS Board and also President of Kiwanis Club of Singapore (Delta Chapter), a global organisation serving the children of the world.

Lam Siok Loon

Board Member

Independent Director

Marcia Troxler

Position: Board Member

Board Member since July 2017
Managing Director and Senior Advisor, Julius Baer (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Marcia has worked in the financial industry since 1986. She is currently serving as an extraordinary Communion Minister and in the Choir Ministry at Cathedral of the Good Shepherd (CGS).

Marcia Troxler

Board Member

Managing Director and Senior Advisor, Julius Baer (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Dr Sylvia Teo

Position: Board Member

Board Member since July 2017
Senior Principal Specialist (RTW Unit), Workplace Safety and Health Council, Ministry of Manpower

Dr Sylvia has worked as a physician specialist in occupational medicine for 14 years and is currently leading a National RTW program in Singapore. She is a parishioner of the Church of the Holy Spirit, and an active member of the Neighbourhood Catholic Community Teams

Dr Sylvia Teo

Board Member

Senior Principal Specialist (RTW Unit), Workplace Safety and Health Council,...

Timothy Goh

Position: Board Member

Board Member since February 2020
Director of Sales, Vinum Fine Wines

Timothy has been in the wine industry since 2002. While currently working as Director of Sales, he spent over 10 years as a Wine Director for a reputable group of restaurants. He attends mass at St Bernadette, and is in the core committee for RCIA, and from 2020, he will serve as Secretary in the Parish Exco.”

Timothy Goh

Board Member

Director of Sales, Vinum Fine Wines

Board Infrastructural Committees

Advisory Committee

Raymundo Yu* – Chairperson

Members
Bernardus Angkawidjaja
Fr Romeo Yu Chang
Serena Fah*

Nomination Committee

Bernardus Angkawidjaja – Chairperson

Members
Trillion So
Raymundo Yu*
Serena Fah*

Investment Committee

Marcia Troxler – Chairperson

Members
Ambrose Law*
Soh Yew Hock*

Remuneration Committee

Trillion So – Chairperson

Members
Jessica Lee
Lawrence Loh
Simon Wong

Finance Committee

Lawrence Loh – Chairperson

Members
Amelia Vincent
Andrew Quek
Michael Choo*

Audit Committee

Adrian Kow – Chairperson

Members
Ambrose Law*
Nguyen Van Vang*
Soh Yew Hock*

Benefactors Committee

Andrew Quek – Chairperson

Members
Dr Andre Cheah
Grace Chow
Marcia Troxler
Timothy Goh
Gene Lee^

Marketing & Communication Committee

Grace Chow – Chairperson

Members
Timothy Goh
Mark Lim*
Cheryl Lek^

Board Programmes Committees

ABLE Rehabilitation Committee

Dr Andre Cheah – Chairperson

Members
Dr Sylvia Teo
Audrey D’Cotta*
Dr Dominic Chen*
Carmen Lok^
Marian Tan^

ABLE Respite Committee

Simon Wong – Chairperson

Members
Adrian Kow
Maureen Ding*
Dr Ong Yew Jin*
Quek Khor Ping*
Sharon Woo^

Volunteer Resource Committee

Amelia Vincent – Chairperson

Members
Fr Romeo Yu Chang
Dr Sylvia Teo
Timothy Goh
Cheryl Lek^

Special Project Committee

Code of Governance

Jessica Lee – Chairperson

Members
Lam Siok Loon
Gene Lee

ABLE SEAS Ltd

Special Projects Committee

Board of Directors

Lam Siok Loon – Chairperson
Simon Wong – Co-Chairperson

Members
Ambrose Law
Andrew Quek
Harry Tan
Jessica Lee
Melissa Lim
Nguyen Van Vang

*Volunteers

^Staff

ABLE's Management Team

Gene Lee

Position: Executive Director

Married with two grown children, Gene was a senior military officer with the SAF for 31 years. He then spent 7 years at Ascott, CapitaLand and 6 years in Parkway Health Group, in overseas marketing. Gene has been a member of St Vincent De Paul Society for 30 years. He is a Communion Minister in St Ignatius Church.

Gene Lee

Executive Director

Cheryl Lek

Position: Head of Corporate Affairs

Cheryl started out in the social service sector in 2009, working with children and youth from low-income families. She is drawn to roles where she can engage authentically with others. Working in social services challenges her to be a better person and a better Christian.

Cheryl Lek

Head of Corporate Affairs

Sharon Woo

Position: Respite Centre Manager

Sharon has a passion for working alongside Family Caregivers and Care Recipients especially those of Rare Disease. She is thankful for being able to be part of their caregiving journey. Sharon is married with two daughters.

Sharon Woo

Respite Centre Manager

Marian Tan

Position: Rehabilitation Manager

Marian has been an Occupational Therapist since 2010, with experience in acute hospital and nursing home settings.

Marian Tan

Rehabilitation Manager

Carmen Lok

Position: Rehabilitation Programme Manager

Carmen is a Registered Social Worker with Singapore Accreditation for Social Worker (SASW). While she had completed her Bachelors of Science (Psychology) at Australian National University, Carmen intended to pursue as a social worker and had obtained both Post Graduate Diploma in Psychology and Social Work in Singapore. Carmen also involved in various Community of Practice (CoPs) and interested in exploring the needs of freelancing social work in Singapore. She is currently running a special project about freelancing social worker in the sector. During her 10 years of work as a senior social worker, Carmen found the synergy between psychology and family work. She works closely with caregivers to provide psychoeducation and financial assistance. She strongly believes that early prevention and intervention will not just help the individual, but also the wellbeing of the family. As a social worker, Carmen believes that every small change in a family can transform itself into a life-changing experience.

Carmen Lok

Rehabilitation Programme Manager

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