Date first appointed: 1/4/2013
Date of last election: 30/5/2019
Attendance at board meetings in FY19/20: 2/4
Key directorships and appointments in other charities / organisations for FY19/20 annual report:
• Board Member, THK Nursing Home
• Board Member, Tsao Foundation
• Audit Committee Member, Singhealth Fund Ltd.
• Committee Member, Humanitarian Assistance and International Relief of the Singapore Red Cross Society
Cheah Sheau Lan is a volunteer who has been involved in the social service sector for more than 8 years. She currently sits on the Board of Thye Hua Kwan Moral Charities Ltd., Thye Hua Kwan Nursing Home Ltd. and the Tsao Foundation. She also serves as a member of the Audit Committee of Singhealth Fund Limited, and the Committee for Humanitarian Assistance and International Relief of the Singapore Red Cross Society.
In her corporate life, Sheau Lan worked extensively in the areas of investments, business acquisitions, as well as corporate developments. She started work as an operational consultant in an international public accounting firm, and moved on to a local conglomerate, spearheading a group company’s business expansion in the South East Asian and Indochina regions. She was also with a private equity firm, actively involved in deal-making, investment management and divestments. Her last employment, before retiring to pursue her personal interests, was with a publicly listed company on the Singapore Stock Exchange, as the General Manager for Corporate Development.
Sheau Lan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy (First Class Honours) and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from The National University of Singapore. She also attended an executive management course at the University of Michigan Business School in Ann Arbor, USA.
She is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.