Change - Announcement of Appointment::APPOINTMENT OF FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

Issuer & Securities

Issuer/ Manager
ABUNDANCE INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
Securities
ABUNDANCE INTERNATIONAL LTD - SG1I02877971 - 541
Stapled Security
No

Announcement Details

Announcement Title
Change - Announcement of Appointment
Date &Time of Broadcast
31-Mar-2016 18:12:12
Status
New
Announcement Sub Title
APPOINTMENT OF FINANCIAL CONTROLLER
Announcement Reference
SG160331OTHRX5HA
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name)
ONG BENG HONG
Designation
COMPANY SECRETARY
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below)
Appointment of Financial Controller

Note:

This announcement has been prepared by the Company and its contents have been reviewed by the Company's Sponsor, Stamford Corporate Services Pte Ltd, for compliance with the relevant rules of the Exchange. The Company's Sponsor has not independently verified the contents of this announcement.

This announcement has not been examined or approved by the Exchange and the Exchange 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 Ng Joo Khin, Tel: 6389 3000, Email: jookhin.ng@morganlewis.com

Additional Details

Date Of Appointment
31/03/2016
Name Of Person
Lee Wai Keong, Michael
Age
35
Country Of Principal Residence
Singapore
The Board's comments on this appointment (including rationale, selection criteria, and the search and nomination process)
Mr Michael Lee was promoted from Accounting Manager to Finance Manager of the Company with effect from 1 June 2012. He was then appointed as a key executive officer (as defined in the Catalist Rules of the SGX-ST) of the Company with effect from 7 January 2013. The Board has reviewed the performance of Mr Michael Lee and is satisfied and confident of his capability to handle the accounting, finance and tax functions of the Group. In view of this, the Board has decided to promote him as Financial Controller of the Company with effect from 31 March 2016.
Whether appointment is executive, and if so, the area of responsibility
Appointment is executive. Responsible for the accounting, financial and tax functions of the Group.
Job Title (e.g. Lead ID, AC Chairman, AC Member etc.)
Financial Controller
Familial relationship with any director and/ or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or of any of its principal subsidiaries
Nil
Conflict of interests (including any competing business)
Nil
Working experience and occupation(s) during the past 10 years
June 2012 to March 2016
Abundance International Limited
Finance Manager

July 2008 to May 2012
Craft Print International Limited (now known as Abundance International Limited)
Accounting Manager

December 2005 to July 2008
Ernst & Young Singapore
Last position held: Audit Senior

July 2005 to December 2005
Baker Tilly TeoFoongWongLCLoong (now known as Baker Tilly TFW LLP)
Audit Associate
Shareholding interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries?
No
# 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
Nil
(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 a listed company?
No
If No, Please provide details of any training undertaken in the roles and responsibilities of a director of a listed company
NA