Mr Jimmy Yim Wing Kuen is an Independent Director of the Company. He also sits on the board of Low Keng Huat (Singapore) Limited and holds directorship in Vanda Global Capital Pte. Ltd.
Jimmy Yim, Senior Counsel, is also Chairman of Drew & Napier LLC, one of the Singapore’s most established law firms. The firm has a regional reach through its Drew Network Asia firms. He has over three decades of experience in civil and commercial law and international arbitration. He has been involved in disputes in the laws of many different jurisdictions and spanning across a wide spectrum of areas from energy, joint venture, infrastructure, telecommunication and technology as lead counsel before the Supreme Court and numerous tribunals under the rules of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre, International Chamber of Commerce, The London Court of International Arbitration and The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law.
As a leading dispute practitioner, he is recognised as a top dispute lawyer by all independent legal ranking publications such as Asia Legal Business, Best Lawyers, Chambers, The Legal 500 and Asialaw Profiles. When Jimmy Yim was appointed as Senior Counsel in January 1998, he had the honour of being one of the youngest Senior Counsels below 40 years of age at that time.