Board of Directors

Board of Directors

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Pengiran Muda Abdul Qawi
Non-Executive Chairman

Pengiran Muda Abdul Qawi joined the Board of HS Optimus Holdings Limited on 30 September 2014 as Non-Executive Chairman and was re-elected on 26 July 2019. Prince Abdul Qawi is also the Chairman of National Insurance Bhd, QOS Sdn Bhd, Everon Sdn Bhd and Supremo Management Services Sdn Bhd in Brunei. His past experience includes Chairman of The Brunei Hotel, Deputy and Executive Chairman of QAF Brunei, a member of Baiduri Group and a Director of Baiduri Bank from 2000 – 2010. He was on the ASEAN Business Advisory Council from 2002 to 2012. Prince Abdul Qawi has been an active member of the INSEAD East Asia Business Council since 2005, the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry since 2004 and a Patron for the Young Entrepreneurs Association Brunei since 2010.

Wong Gloria
Executive Director

Ms Wong was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company on 1 August 2016 and was re-elected on 29 September 2020. She is responsible for the Group’s strategy and business development, as well as the implementation of decisions and policies approved by the Board.  Ms Wong graduated from Queen Mary College, University of London with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance and from King’s College London with a Master’s degree in International Management.

Mark Leong Kei Wei
Independent Director

Mr Leong was appointed as an Independent Director on 19 September 2017 as the Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Nominating and Remuneration Committees and was re-elected on 28 July 2021. He presently serves as an Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman of three SGX listed companies (including HS Optimus Holdings Limited). He is currently a Director of a Financial Advisory Services firm operating in Australia. Prior to this, he was the Chief Operating Officer of a SGX listed drilling equipment and engineering solutions provider for the Oil & Gas industry. In 2012, as Vice President (Finance and Investment) of a family office, Mr Leong help managed investments as well as identified investment opportunities and exit strategies. In 2010, Mr Leong held the dual role of Chief Development Officer and Deputy CEO of an ASX listed group. Between 2002 and 2009, he undertook CFO roles in two SGX listed companies and prior to that, he was an auditor with a Big Four firm. Mr Leong is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), a Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) and a Member of the Singapore Institute of Directors (SID).

Vivien Goo Bee Yen                                                                                                                                Independent Director

Ms Goo was appointed as an Independent Director on 30 March 2020 and was re-elected on 29 September 2020. She is currently the Chairman of the Nominating Committee and a member of the Audit and Remuneration Committees. Ms Goo is currently a Business Director of Shosha Beauty Company. Prior to this, she had worked in the banking industry for 11 years holding managerial position in Brunei. She has also worked in the construction and property development industries in Brunei and Australia. Ms Goo holds a Bachelor of Commerce Marketing from Curtin University of Western Australia.

Ang Wee Meng                                                                                                                                      Independent Director

Mr Ang was appointed as an Independent Director on 1 December 2020 and was re-elected on 28 July 2021. He is currently a Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a Member of the Audit and Nominating Committees. Mr Ang is currently the Managing Director, ASEAN Team Head with Bank of Singapore. Prior to this, he had worked in JP Morgan Chase and Standard Chartered Bank (Brunei). In total, he has 22 years of experience in the banking industry. Mr Ang holds a Master of Engineering, Second Class Honours degree in Chemical Engineering from Imperial College, University of London.

Lim Li Hui                                                                                                                                            Independent Director

Ms Lim was appointed as an Independent Director on 1 July 2021 and was re-elected on 28 July 2021. She is currently a member of the Audit, Nominating and Remuneration Committees. Ms Lim is currently the Partner at Cheok Advocates & Solicitors and admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Brunei Darussalam in 2003. She has extensive experience in corporate advisory, banking security and real estate transactions in Brunei. Ms Lim holds a Bachelor of Laws –LLB (Honours) degree from the University of Manchester.