Hong Kong-listed China First Chemical Holdings Limited has appointed Tan Boon Chek as the Chief Financial Officer of the company following the resignation of Zhang Heng.
Tan, 39, is the financial controller of the company, responsible for handling corporate finance matters. He joined the group in 2009.
Tan has extensive experience in accounting and finance. Prior to joining the group, Tan worked for several international accounting firms, serving such positions as senior accountant at Baker Tilly in Singapore from 2002 to 2004, assistant audit manager at Ernst & Young LLP in Singapore from 2005 to 2006, and auditor manager at Ernst & Young Hua Ming, CPA, in the PRC from 2006 to 2009.
Tan graduated from University of Adelaide, Australia with a bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting) in December 1999.
Tan is a CA member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a CPA member of the CPA Australia and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountant.
Tan obtained a master’s degree in business administration from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore in July 2012.