Change - Announcement of Cessation::Cessation of Chief Financial Officer

Issuer & Securities

Issuer/ Manager
Stapled Security

Announcement Details

Announcement Title
Change - Announcement of Cessation
Date &Time of Broadcast
14-May-2021 21:00:17
Announcement Sub Title
Cessation of Chief Financial Officer
Announcement Reference
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name)
Ong Beng Hong
Company Secretary
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below)
Cessation of Chief Financial Officer.

This announcement has been prepared by VCPlus Limited (formerly known as Anchor Resources Limited) (the "Company") and its contents have been reviewed by the Company's sponsor, UOB Kay Hian Private Limited (the "Sponsor") for compliance with the relevant rules of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited ("SGX-ST") Listing Manual Section B: Rules of Catalist.

This announcement has not been examined or approved by the 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 Lance Tan, Senior Vice President, at 8 Anthony Road, #01-01, Singapore 229957, telephone (65) 6590 6881.

Additional Details

Name Of Person
Ng Kok Hok
Is effective date of cessation known?
If yes, please provide the date
Detailed Reason (s) for cessation
Mr Ng Kok Hok ("Mr Ng") has decided to resign as the Chief Financial Officer of the Group due to his reaching of mandatory retirement age. However, Mr Ng will remain as Senior Consultant for GGTM Sdn. Bhd.

Based on its enquiries, the Company's sponsor, UOB Kay Hian Private Limited, is satisfied that, save as disclosed in the announcement, there are no material reasons for the cessation of Mr Ng as Chief Financial Officer of the Group. In addition, there are no concerns with regards to financial reporting that led to the cessation of Mr Ng and there are no disagreements between Mr Ng and the Board of Directors of the Company with regards to practices that would have an impact to the Company's financial reporting.
Are there any unresolved differences in opinion on material matters between the person and the board of directors, including matters which would have a material impact on the group or its financial reporting?
Is there any matter in relation to the cessation that needs to be brought to the attention of the shareholders of the listed issuer?
Any other relevant information to be provided to shareholders of the listed issuer?
Date of Appointment to current position
Does the AC have a minimum of 3 members (taking into account this cessation)?
Number of Independent Directors currently resident in Singapore (taking into account this cessation)
Number of cessations of appointments specified in Listing Rule 704 (7) or Catalist Rule 704 (6) over the past 12 months
Job Title (e.g. Lead ID, AC Chairman, AC Member etc.)
Chief Financial Officer
Role and responsibilities
Overall financial management of the Group and matters relating to statutory and regulatory compliance.

The Company is searching for a suitable candidate to replace Mr Ng. In the meantime, these roles will be handled by Mr Darren Lau (finance manager) who is based in Singapore, supported by Mr Chan Poh Guan (financial controller) in Malaysia who will handle the financial reporting for the operations in Malaysia.
Familial relationship with any director and/ or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or of any of its principal subsidiaries
Shareholding interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries?
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