board of directors
Kevin Khien Kwok
Non-Executive and Independent Director

Mr Kwok joined the Wheelock Properties (Singapore) Board on 1 June 2013. He serves as the Chairman of the Audit & Risk Management Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee. Mr Kwok was last re-elected as Director at the Annual General Meeting on 28 April 2017.

Formerly a Senior Partner of Ernst & Young LLP in Singapore, Mr Kwok retired in 2012 after 35 years with the firm. He headed up the firm's Assurance Services in Singapore and ASEAN. His 35 years of experience spans across audits, M&A transactions, public listings and other fund-raising activities, both locally as well as overseas. Apart from audit and M&A work, he has also carried out various investigations and litigation support assignments.

Mr Kwok is currently a Director and Chairman of the Audit Committees of Singapore Exchange Limited and Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust Management Ltd and a Director of Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd. He is also Chairman of the Accounting Standards Council of Singapore. Mr Kwok was formerly a Governing Council Member of the Singapore Institute of Directors where he had been involved in various initiatives to foster improvements in corporate governance and reporting practices.

Mr Kwok graduated from the University of Sheffield (United Kingdom) with a Bachelor of Arts degree, with dual honours in Economics and Accounting & Financial Management. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales as well as the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He is also a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Directors and the Chartered Malaysian Institute of Taxation.