board of directors
David Tik En Lim
Non-Executive and Independent Director

Mr Lim joined the Wheelock Properties (Singapore) Board on 12 February 2009. Mr Lim serves as Chairman of the Nominating Committee and a member of the Audit & Risk Management Committee. He was last re-elected as Director at the Annual General Meeting on 27 April 2018.

Mr Lim has worked in various capacities in public and private sectors, both locally and overseas. His past roles included Group Chief Executive Officer of Neptune Orient Lines Limited, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Port of Singapore Authority, Jurong Town Corporation and the China-Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park based in Shanghai. Mr Lim was previously Chairman of the National Computer Board and Jurong International Holdings Pte Ltd, and Deputy Chairman of Ascendas Property Fund Trustee Pte Ltd. He was also formerly a Director of Advanced Materials Technologies Pte Ltd, and a member of the Supervisory Board of Dornier MedTech GmbH, Germany, and an Alternate Director of Veredus Laboratories Pte Ltd. Mr Lim was a Member of Parliament from 1997 to 2006, and served in a number of portfolios, most latterly, as Acting Minister for Information, Communications and the Arts.

Mr Lim is currently a Director of Economic Development Innovations Singapore Pte Ltd. He is also a member of the Centre for Liveable Cities Advisory Board.

Mr Lim graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (First Class Honours) degree from the University of Melbourne, and holds a Master in Business Administration degree from the National University of Singapore. Mr Lim also completed a Programme for Management Development at Harvard University, U.S.A.