Board Of Directors

Our Directors are entrusted with the responsibility for the overall management and formulation of the business strategies of our Group.

Mr. Chua Ser Miang

Non-Executive Chairman and Independent Director

Dr. Shao Yongxin (邵永新)

Executive Director and Group CEO

Mr. Vitters Sim Yu Xiong

Non-Executive Director

Mr. San Yi Leong @ Tan Yi Leong

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Lin Ming Khin

Independent Director

Mr. Chua Ser Miang

Non-Executive Chairman and Independent Director

Mr. Chua has more than 20 years of experience in the financial industry. Mr. Chua began his career in 1993 with the Monetary Authority of Singapore, and left in 1996 as its Senior Review Officer. In 1996, he joined Kim Eng Securities Pte. Ltd. as an Investment Analyst.

In 2000, Mr. Chua joined Overseas Union Bank Limited as Assistant Vice President, Corporate Finance. He subsequently joined HL Bank in 2001 as a Manager. Following this, in 2004, Mr. Chua joined Daiwa Securities SMBC Singapore Limited as Vice President. In 2005, Mr. Chua joined Asia Growth Capital Pte. Ltd. and served as its Managing Director. In 2006, he joined DMG & Partners Securities Pte. Ltd. as Associate Director, Corporate Finance, and left in 2012 as its Director. In 2013, Mr. Chua established his own business and management consultancy firm, Eastwin Capital Pte. Ltd. From 2013 to 2014, Mr. Chua also served as Principal Consultant at Stamford Management Pte. Ltd..

Mr. Chua has experience as a director of listed companies, and is currently an independent director of Yamada Green Resources Limited, which is listed on the SGX-ST.

Mr. Chua is a graduate of the National University of Singapore (Bachelor of Business Administration (Second Upper Class Honours) (1993)). He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst.


Dr. Shao Yongxin

Executive Director and Group CEO

Dr Shao is responsible for the overall strategic, management and business development of our Group. Dr. Shao has more than 35 years of experience in the dental industry.

Dr. Shao began his career in 1980 as an Attending Staff (行诊人员) with the Shenyang Shenhe Dental Disease Prevention & Cure Clinic (沈阳市沈河区牙病防治所). He was subsequently appointed as a dentist in 1986. In 1993, he joined the Shenhe District No. 6 Hospital (沈河区第六医院) as its Head of Stomatology (口腔科主任), a position which he held until 2002 when Dr. Shao’s personal investment vehicle, Shenyang Aoxin Industrial Co., Ltd. (沈阳奥新实业有限公司), was awarded the rights to manage and operate the government-owned Shenhe District No. 6 Hospital (沈河区第六医院), for a period of 10 years, and pursuant thereto, Dr. Shao took over the management of Shenhe District No. 6 Hospital (沈河区第六医院) and became its Hospital Director (院长), a position which he held until 2016. Dr. Shao also established the Shenyang Aoxin Stomatology Polyclinic (沈阳奥新口腔门诊部) in 1997, which was renamed the Shenyang Aoxin Stomatology Hospital (沈阳奥新口腔医院) following its upgrade to a dental hospital in 2005. Thereafter, Dr. Shao became the Hospital Director (院长) of Shenyang Aoxin Q & M Stomatology Hospital (沈阳奥新全民口腔医院) in 2014 in conjunction with our acquisition of 60.0% of Q & M Dental (Shenyang) Pte. Ltd. and Shenyang Xinao Hospital Management Co., Ltd. (沈阳新奥医院管理有限公司), and currently continues to serve in this role.

Dr. Shao is a graduate of the Shenyang Shenhe District Health Improvement School (沈阳市沈河区卫生进修学校) (Professional Certificate (Stomatology) (1986)), the Shenyang Dental Skills Training Centre (沈阳市口腔医师技术培训中心) (Professional Certificate (Stomatology) (1991)) and the Jilin University of Technology (吉林工业大学) (Master of Business Administration (2000)).

Dr. Shao is a representative of the 15th Shenyang City People’s Congress (沈阳市第十五届人民代表大会). Between 2001 and 2006, and 2007 and 2012, Dr. Shao was also the representative of the 13th and 14th Shenyang City People’s Congress (沈阳市人民代表大会). Dr. Shao is also the Vice-Chairman of the of Shenyang City Committee of the Chinese Peasants and Workers Democratic Party (中国农工民主党沈阳市委员会).

Dr. Shao is the Vice-Chairman of the Chinese Stomatological Association’s 3rd Private Stomatology Branch (中华口腔医学会第三届民营口腔医疗分会) and a member of its 6th Standing Committee on Prosthodontics (中华口腔医学会第六届口腔修复学专业委员会). Dr. Shao is also the Vice-Chairman of the Liaoning Stomatological Association’s Council (辽宁省口腔医学会第五届理事会) and the Chairman of its 2nd Private Stomatology Branch (辽宁省口腔医学会第二届民营口腔分会). Dr. Shao was also previously, between 2013 and 2016, a member of the Chinese Medical Doctor Association’s Stomatology Branch’s Private Stomatologists Working Group (中国医师协会口腔医师分会民营口腔医师工作组).


Mr. Vitters Sim Yu Xiong

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Sim has more than 35 years of experience in the accounting and financial industry.

Mr. Sim began his career in 1980 as an Auditor with Coopers & Lybrand. In 1986, he joined Fullmark Pte. Ltd. as a General Manager, before joining Torie Holdings Pte. Ltd. as a Finance Manager in 1997. Between 2003 and 2007, Mr. Sim served as the Financial Controller of Pacific Healthcare Holdings Ltd. In 2007, he joined Inke Pte. Ltd. as a General Manager, before joining W. Atelier Pte. Ltd. in 2008 as its Chief Financial Officer. In 2010, he joined Q & M Dental Group (Singapore) Limited as its Chief Financial Officer and currently continues to serve in this role.

Mr. Sim is a Fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.


Mr. San Yi Leong @ Tan Yi Leong

Non-Executive Director

Mr. San was appointed to our Board on March 2017. Mr. San has more than 15 years of experience in auditing, accounting, financial management, corporate restructuring, business development and mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. San began his career in 1999 as an Audit Assistant II with Ng, Lee and Associates – DFK, where he was subsequently promoted to Audit Assistant I in 2000, and then to Audit Senior in 2001. In 2003, he joined Oracle Petroleum Consultancy Pte. Ltd. as Assistant Finance Manager. Thereafter, in 2005, he joined Q & M Dental Group (Singapore) Limited, as its Business Development Manager. In 2011, Mr. San promoted to Business Development Director, a position he held until 2015. Concurrently, Mr. San was also the General Manager of its subsidiary, Q & M Medical Group (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., from 2013 to 2015. From 2015 to March 2017, Mr. San was our Chief Financial Officer. In March 2017, Mr. San transferred to Q & M Dental Group (Singapore) Limited as its Business Development Director.

Mr. San is a graduate of Curtin University of Technology (Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) (1999)). Mr. San is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore and a Certified Practising Accountant of Australia.


Professor Chew Chong Yin @ Chew Chong Lin

Independent Director

Professor Chew has more than 45 years of experience in the dental industry. Professor Chew began his career in 1971 as a Dental Officer with the Ministry of Health, Malaysia. In 1974, he joined the National University of Singapore as a Lecturer, and thereafter, was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 1980. Professor Chew was made an Associate Professor in 1985 and subsequently, became a Professor in 1992. Professor Chew has since 1992 been a Professor with the National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Dentistry. Additionally, between 1986 and 2012, Professor Chew was also the National University of Singapore’s Director of Graduate Dental Studies, and between 1995 and 2000, he was the Dean of the National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Dentistry. Between 1989 and 1994, Professor Chew was also Deputy Director of Medical Services (Dental) with the Ministry of Health, Singapore, and between 2001 and 2006, he was also its Chief Dental Officer. Professor Chew has also been the President of the Singapore Dental Council since 2009, and a member of the Singapore Ministry of Health’s Dental Specialist Accreditation Board since January 2008. Professor Chew was also a member of the Singapore Health Services Board between 2000 and 2002.

Professor Chew is a graduate of the University of Singapore (Bachelor of Dental Surgery (1971), Master of Dental Surgery (1978) and Doctor of Philosophy (1999)) and Indiana University (Master of Science in Dentistry (1977)). He was awarded Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh in 1991.

In 2004, Professor Chew was bestowed with the Public Administration Medal (Silver) by Singapore. In 2009, he was awarded the Inspiring Mentor Award by the National University of Singapore, the Emeritus Consultant Award by the National University Health System, the National Medical Excellence Award (National Outstanding Clinician Mentor Award) by the Ministry of Health, Singapore, and the Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Health Group.


Mr. Lin Ming Khin

Independent Director

Mr. Lin has more than 25 years of experience as a medical-legal practitioner. Mr. Lin began his career in 1989 as a Legal Assistant with Donaldson & Burkinshaw LLP, where he ascended to partnership in 1992. Subsequently, in 2011, he joined MyintSoe & Selvaraj as a consultant.

Mr. Lin is a graduate of the University of Buckingham (Bachelor of Laws (Second Upper Class Honours) (1987)). He is a Barrister-at-Law (Middle Temple) and an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore.