On The Move: Accounting Standards Council

Accounting Standards Council

Ong Khiaw Hong: Appointed to the council with effect from April 1.

Mr Ong was also appointed as chief executive of the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (Acra) on the same day. Prior to this, he was the deputy commissioner (corporate and services) at the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore.

Ang Hak Seng: Appointed to the Accounting Standards Council with effect from Jan 16.

Dr Ang is also executive director at the Registry of Co-operative Societies and Mutual Benefit Organisations, among other positions.

Financial Industry Disputes Resolution Centre (FIDReC)

Koh Juat Jong: Appointed as chairman with effect from April 8. Mrs Koh, who has been a director on the board since Jan 2, has been in the public service for over 30 years. She was the solicitor-general in the Attorney-General's Chambers from 2008 until her retirement in 2014.

Goh Joon Seng: Retiring as director and chairman on April 7.

Mr Goh, a retired Supreme Court judge, has been chairman of FIDReC since its launch in 2005.

Singapore Accountancy Commission

Chaly Mah: Re-appointed as chairman with effect from April 1. Mr Mah is the former chief executive of Deloitte Asia Pacific.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 03, 2017, with the headline 'On The Move'. Print Edition | Subscribe