Key Executives

Mr Tan Kiang Kherng
Chief Financial Officer
Mr Tan joined the Group in June 2002 as Financial Controller and is currently the Chief Financial Officer of the Group. He is also a Non-Executive Non-Independent Director of CHO. He is responsible for all financial matters of the Group, including financial reporting, strategic financial planning, treasury and internal controls. Prior to that, Mr Tan was a Senior Audit Manager with Ernst & Young, Singapore. Mr Tan holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) degree from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.
Mr Tan Wee Lee
Managing Director (Baker Engineering Pte. Ltd., Sea Deep Shipyard Pte. Ltd., Sea Hercules Cranes Pte. Ltd.)
Mr Tan joined the Group in October 2013 as the Managing Director of Baker Engineering Pte. Ltd. (“Baker Engineering”). In October 2018, Mr Tan was further appointed Managing Director of Sea Deep Shipyard Pte. Ltd. (“Sea Deep”) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Sea Hercules Cranes Pte. Ltd. Mr Tan is responsible for Baker Engineering and Sea Deep Group’s overall management and operations. Mr Tan began his career in Keppel FELS in 1995 and joined PPL Shipyard Pte. Ltd. in 1998, leaving in 2008 as a Project Manager. Prior to joining the Group, he was the General Manager of a private Chinese shipyard and the Managing Director of the Singapore subsidiary. Mr Tan holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree (Electrical Engineering) from Nanyang Technological University Singapore.
Mr Lim Tze Kern Kenny
Managing Director (CHO Ship Management Pte. Ltd.)
Mr Lim Tze Kern Kenny is the Managing Director of CHO Ship Management Pte. Ltd. (“CHOSM”) a wholly-owned subsidiary of CHO. He is responsible for upholding successful company operations, implementing business strategies, fostering external business relationships and driving the company’s profitability. He joined CHO as Director of Business Development in February 2017. Mr Lim was promoted to VP of Business Development & Commercial in February 2019 and was appointed as General Manager of CHOSM on 16 September 2020. He was subsequently promoted to Managing Director of CHOSM on 5 February 2021. Mr Lim has more than 20 years hands-on experience in the marine oil and gas industry specialising in Offshore Support Vessels (“OSV”) and Offshore Accomodation MODUs. He has extensive knowledge and contacts in the OSV industry and prior to joining CHO Group, he was the Regional General Manager at Asetanian Marine Pte Ltd, the offshore marine oil and gas division of Falcon Energy Group Limited. His key responsibilities include leading the team in spear-heading the overall business development, marketing efforts and contractual negotiations in key markets across different time zones in various continents. He holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering Degree (Hons) from the National University of Singapore.