Change - Announcement of Appointment::APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Issuer & Securities

Issuer/ Manager
GSS ENERGY LIMITED
Securities
GSS ENERGY LIMITED - SG1AG6000007 - 41F
Stapled Security
No

Announcement Details

Announcement Title
Change - Announcement of Appointment
Date &Time of Broadcast
03-Jul-2019 18:35:35
Status
New
Announcement Sub Title
APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Announcement Reference
SG190703OTHRNLZM
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name)
Ng Say Tiong/Wong Liong Khoon
Designation
Company Secretaries
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below)
Appointment of Executive Director

This announcement has been reviewed by the Company's sponsor, Stamford Corporate Services Pte Ltd ("Sponsor"). It has not been examined or approved by Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited ("SGX-ST") and the SGX-ST assumes no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, including the correctness of any of the statements or opinions made or reports contained in this announcement.

The contact person for the Sponsor is Mr Bernard Lui
Telephone: (65) 6389 3000
Email: bernard.lui@morganlewis.com

Additional Details

Date Of Appointment
03/07/2019
Name Of Person
Lee Kok Beng
Age
61
Country Of Principal Residence
Singapore
The Board's comments on this appointment (including rationale, selection criteria, and the search and nomination process)
The Board having considered the recommendation of the Nominating Committee and assessed Mr Lee's qualification and experience is of the view that he has the requisite experience and capability to assume the responsibility of a Director of the Company.
Whether appointment is executive, and if so, the area of responsibility
Executive. Mr Lee is overseeing the Group's Precision Engineering business segment.
Job Title (e.g. Lead ID, AC Chairman, AC Member etc.)
Executive Director
Professional qualifications
Technician Diploma, Singapore Polytechnic
Diploma in Marketing Management, Ngee Ann Polytechnic Singapore
Any relationship (including immediate family relationships) with any existing director, existing executive officer, the issuer and/ or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or any of its principal subsidiaries
Nil
Conflict of interests (including any competing business)
Nil
Working experience and occupation(s) during the past 10 years
2016 - Current : Vice President of Giken Sakata (S) Limited
2014 - Current : President Director of PT Giken Precision Indonesia
2008 - 2016 : General Manager of Mechanism Division of Giken Sakata (S) Limited
Undertaking submitted to the listed issuer in the form of Appendix 7.7 (Listing Rule 704(7)) Or Appendix 7H (Catalist Rule 704(6))
Yes
Shareholding interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries?
Yes
Shareholding Details
905,000 shares in GSS Energy Limited;
2,400,000 options exercisable into 2,400,000 ordinary shares in the Company
Other Principal Commitments* Including Directorships#
*"Principal Commitments" has the same meaning as defined in the Code
# These fields are not applicable for announcements of appointments pursuant to Listing Rule 704 (9) or Catalist Rule 704 (8).
Past (for the last 5 years)
Nil
Present
Directorship
1) Giken Sakata (S) Limited;
2) Changzhou Giken Technology Co., Ltd;
3) PT Giken Precision Indonesia;
4) PT Giken Technology Indonesia;
5) Turbo Charge Limited;
6) Turbo Charge (S) Pte Ltd;
7) Turbo Charge (M) Sdn Bhd;
8) I-Motor Asia Limited;
9) I-Motor Korea Co., Ltd.
(a) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, an application or a petition under any bankruptcy law of any jurisdiction was filed against him or against a partnership of which he was a partner at the time when he was a partner or at any time within 2 years from the date he ceased to be a partner?
No
(b) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, an application or a petition under any law of any jurisdiction was filed against an entity (not being a partnership) of which he was a director or an equivalent person or a key executive, at the time when he was a director or an equivalent person or a key executive of that entity or at any time within 2 years from the date he ceased to be a director or an equivalent person or a key executive of that entity, for the winding up or dissolution of that entity or, where that entity is the trustee of a business trust, that business trust, on the ground of insolvency?
No
(c) Whether there is any unsatisfied judgment against him?
No
(d) Whether he has ever been convicted of any offence, in Singapore or elsewhere, involving fraud or dishonesty which is punishable with imprisonment, or has been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings of which he is aware) for such purpose?
No
(e) Whether he has ever been convicted of any offence, in Singapore or elsewhere, involving a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, or has been the subject of any criminal proceedings (including any pending criminal proceedings of which he is aware) for such breach?
No
(f) Whether at any time during the last 10 years, judgment has been entered against him in any civil proceedings in Singapore or elsewhere involving a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, or a finding of fraud, misrepresentation or dishonesty on his part, or he has been the subject of any civil proceedings (including any pending civil proceedings of which he is aware) involving an allegation of fraud, misrepresentation or dishonesty on his part?
No
(g) Whether he has ever been convicted in Singapore or elsewhere of any offence in connection with the formation or management of any entity or business trust?
No
(h) Whether he has ever been disqualified from acting as a director or an equivalent person of any entity (including the trustee of a business trust), or from taking part directly or indirectly in the management of any entity or business trust?
No
(i) Whether he has ever been the subject of any order, judgment or ruling of any court, tribunal or governmental body, permanently or temporarily enjoining him from engaging in any type of business practice or activity?
No
(j) Whether he has ever, to his knowledge, been concerned with the management or conduct, in Singapore or elsewhere, of the affairs of :-
(i) any corporation which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing corporations in Singapore or elsewhere; or
No
(ii) any entity (not being a corporation) which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing such entities in Singapore or elsewhere; or
No
(iii) any business trust which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement governing business trusts in Singapore or elsewhere; or
No
(iv) any entity or business trust which has been investigated for a breach of any law or regulatory requirement that relates to the securities or futures industry in Singapore or elsewhere, in connection with any matter occurring or arising during that period when he was so concerned with the entity or business trust?
No
(k) Whether he has been the subject of any current or past investigation or disciplinary proceedings, or has been reprimanded or issued any warning, by the Monetary Authority of Singapore or any other regulatory authority, exchange, professional body or government agency, whether in Singapore or elsewhere?
No
Any prior experience as a director of an issuer listed on the Exchange?
No
If no, please state if the director has attended or will be attending training on the roles and responsibilities of a director of a listed issuer as prescribed by the Exchange
The Company will be arranging for Mr Lee to attend and complete the SID Listed entity Director Programme.
Please provide details of relevant experience and the nominating committee's reasons for not requiring the director to undergo training as prescribed by the Exchange (if applicable)
N.A.