Mrs. Tang was appointed the Non-Executive Chairman of the Company on 5 October 2016.
Mrs. Tang is a veteran in the real estate industry, and was conferred the “Singapore Real Estate Personality of the Year for 2018” by PropertyGuru. She ran SingHaiyi Group Pte Ltd as its Managing Director before retiring in March 2023. She continues to serve as the Chairman of Chip Eng Seng Corporation Ltd. Guided by her vision and leadership, these companies developed some of the bestselling residential projects in Singapore, as well as numerous iconic landmarks that shaped the stunning city skylines of Singapore, Australia, Malaysia and the United States. In addition to real estate, Mrs. Tang also possesses rich experience spanning pharmaceutical and commodities trading. She is a director of TauRx Pharmaceuticals Ltd, a Singapore firm dedicated to the discovery of treatment of neurodegenerative diseases and a leader in Alzheimer’s disease research. Mrs. Tang also controls New Port Duty Free Pte Ltd, the leading bonded provision supplier and ship chandler in Singapore.
Possessing a strong belief in giving back to the society, Mrs. Tang has been actively sponsoring and donating to the local community, education, sports and healthcare. The Tang family owns Aloha Sea Sports Center located in East Coast Park, whereby all its profits are donated to the development of sailing in Singapore. During the Covid-19 pandemic, the Tang family contributed to a fund which was specially set up to alleviate the cashflow issues of the local SMEs. Mrs. Tang had served in the School Advisory Committee of West Spring Secondary School and Juying Secondary School for over a decade, offering her views in school improvements and sponsoring their activities and scholarships.
Mrs. Tang graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Literature from China People’s University for Police Officers (now known as People’s Public Security University of China). She was the Assistant Judicial Officer of Shantou Longhu District Court in China before venturing into business.