Mr Lai Choon Hung was appointed as an alternate director to Mr Dilhan Pillay Sandrasegara on the Board of Ascendas-Singbridge in August 2016.
Mr Lai was the Deputy Chief Corporate Officer (DCCO) of CapitaLand where he served for over 13 years (1996-2009). As CapitaLand’s DCCO, Mr Lai oversaw a number of corporate functions including corporate planning, human resource, corporate communications, corporate marketing, legal, IT, research and corporate social responsibility. Prior to this, Mr Lai had served with L&M International (as Assistant CEO), Construction Technology Pte Ltd (as Deputy CEO), the Singapore Institute of Standards and Industrial Research and the Ministry of Labour (now Ministry of Manpower) in Singapore.
Mr Lai was appointed as an Advisor by Raffles Medical Group (2010-2013), and currently serves as Senior Advisor with Surbana Jurong Pte Ltd and Corporate Advisor with Temasek International Advisors Pte Ltd.
Mr Lai holds a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the National University of Singapore and a Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) in Engineering Science from the University of Oxford, United Kingdom.