Credit Bureau Asia
Founder & Executive Chairman
Mr. Kevin Koo is the founder, Executive Chairman and CEO of our Group. Since establishing the credit information business in Singapore in 1993, he has over 20 years of experience in the credit information industry and has been instrumental to the success and expansion of our Group over the past two decades. Currently the executive chairman of D&B Singapore, he is also a director on the boards of each of our Group subsidiaries as well as our associated companies except CBC. He is responsible for our Group’s strategic direction and oversees the overall growth and performance of our Group.
Prior to venturing into the credit information industry, Mr. Koo graduated with a degree from the Robert-Schumann-Institut Dusseldorf in 1986. He was also a recipient of the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (Singapore Symphony Orchestra) Scholarship in 1981.
Mr. William Lim is an Executive Director of our Group. Mr. Lim first joined our Group in 2001 as a managing director of Infocredit Holdings Pte. Ltd., and has been appointed as an executive director of Credit Bureau (Singapore) Pte Ltd since 2003. He has close to 20 years of experience in the credit information industry and is responsible for executing the strategic direction and expansion plans of our Group, having been involved as a key driver for the successful expansion and establishment of our Group’s business presence in Singapore, Malaysia, Cambodia and Myanmar to date. He also oversees the business operations of our Group as a whole, including aspects such as operations, legal and regulatory and information technology. Mr. William Lim sits on the board of most of our Group subsidiaries and associated companies. Before joining our Group, Mr. Lim was a partner in a Singapore law firm between 1994 and 1999. Prior to this, he served in the Singapore Legal Service Commission as a deputy registrar, magistrate, and district judge between 1989 and 1994.
Mr. Lim currently sits on the board of advisors for the Financial Planning Association of Singapore. He was recently appointed as a board member of the Business Information Industry Association of Hong Kong in July 2019. Mr. Lim graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons.) in 1989.
Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Audrey Chia is our Chief Operating Officer. She oversees our Non-FI Data Business and is responsible for the operations of D&B Singapore and D&B Malaysia. She joined our Group in 1996 and has been with the Group for over 20 years.
She currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of D&B Singapore and is a director of IISB, CBM (alternate director to Mr. Kevin Koo) and MMCB. Ms. Chia graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Tasmania in 1996.
Yun Kok Siong
Chief Corporate Officer
Mr. Yun Kok Siong is our Chief Corporate Officer who is responsible for the corporate affairs and the special projects of our Group. He first joined our group in 2006 and was the chief executive officer of D&B Singapore from 2008 to 2012. He was also seconded as chief executive officer to CBM from 2010 to 2011. Between 2012 and 2017, he spent five years as a general manager for Sino-Singapore Tianjin Ecocity Co Ltd before re-joining our Group in 2017 as president of D&B Singapore. Prior to 2010, he was employed in senior roles in the Singapore Economic Development Board Chicago Office from 1995 to 1999, Venture Corporation Limited from 2000 to 2003 and Beyonics Technology Limited from 2004 to 2005.
Mr. Yun was awarded the EDB-Glaxo Scholarship in 1990 and graduated from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Electrical Engineering) in 1993, and subsequently obtained a Master of Science in Engineering (Electrical Engineering) in 1994 from the same university.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Frankie Fan is our Chief Financial Officer. He oversees the finance and accounts departments and his responsibilities include financial planning, budgeting, business analysis, financial reporting, tax, treasury, and all general accounting functions for our Group. Prior to joining us in 2003 as a general manager, Mr. Fan took on various roles at a number of credit information and debt receivable companies in Hong Kong from 1989 onwards. He was a general manager at Daily Credit Management Ltd from 2002 to 2003, an assistant credit and collection manager for Apple Daily Ltd from 1998 to 2002, as well as a deputy general manager of Daily Credit Services Ltd from 1993 to 1998.
Mr. Frankie Fan is a Fellow of CPA Australia and graduated with a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons.) from the University of Hong Kong in 1989.