Board Members and Management Team

KDF's dedicated Board of Directors comprises determined volunteers who are esteemed leaders in their own league. Assisting them to oversee the organisation's operations are working committee made up of volunteers as well. The Board of directors and members of the working committee do not receive any remuneration.


With effect from January 2007, the Board of Directors has approved the appointment of a Chief Executive Officer to oversee the day-to-day running of the Foundation.

BOARD MEMBERS

BOARD CHAIRMAN

Dr Gordon Ku - 1 Feb 1996

Consultant Nephrologist and Physician
Ku Kidney & Medical Centre

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr Cheng Wai Keung - 1 Feb 1996
Chairman and Managing Director, Wing Tai Holdings Pte Ltd
Deputy Chairman, Temasek Holdings (Private) Ltd

Mr Stephen Lee Ching Yen - 1 Feb 1996
Managing Director, Great Malaysia Textile Investments Pte Ltd
Chairman, NTUC Income Insurance Cooperative Ltd
Chairman, SIA Engineering Company Ltd

Mr Watson Ong - 1 Dec 2005 
Managing Director, Magnus Mckeever Industries Pte Ltd

Mr Yeoh Oon Jin - 1 Dec 2005
Executive Chairman, Singapore, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Mr Wong Yew Meng - 15 Mar 2010
Retired Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Dr Lim Cheok Peng - 18 Nov 2010 
Chairman, Ophir Ventures Sdn Bhd
Chairman, China Medical and Healthcare Group Limited

Mdm Chan May Ping - 10 July 2015
Former Managing Director, DBS Bank Ltd

Mr Uantchern Loh - 20 July 2016
CEO Asia Pacific, Black Sun

Mr Chan Soon Sen - 10 October 2016
Retired Member of Parliament
Chairman
SCP Consultants Pte Ltd

TREASURER

Mr Uantchern Loh


WORKING COMMITTEES

AUDIT COMMITTEE
Chairperson
Mr Yeoh Oon Jin

MEMBERS
Mr Cheng Wai Keung
Mr Stephen Lee Ching Yen

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE
Chairperson
Dr Gordon Ku

MEMBERS
Mr Cheng Wai Keung
Mdm Chan May Ping

FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE
Co-Chairpersons
Mr Watson Ong
Mr Chan Soo Sen

MEMBERS
Ad-hoc Committee

PATIENT PROGRAMME SELECTION & REVIEW COMMITTEE
Chairperson
Mdm Chan May Ping

MEMBERS
Mr Watson Ong

HUMAN RESOURCES COMMITTEE
Chairperson
Mdm Chan May Ping

MEMBER
Mr Watson Ong

TENDER COMMITTEE
Chairperson
Assoc Prof Lina Choong Hui Lin

MEMBERS
Dr Stephen Lim
Dr Ng Tsun Gun
Mr Watson Ong
Mr Chan Soo Sen

COMMUNICATIONS AND BRANDING COMMITTEE
Chairperson
Mr Watson Ong

MEMBERS
Mr Uantchern Loh
Mdm Chan May Ping

MEDICAL ADVISORY BOARD

CHAIRPERSON AND MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Assoc Prof Lina Choong Hui Lin

Senior Consultant, Department of Renal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital

MEDICAL DIRECTOR - PERITONEAL DIALYSIS

Dr Grace Lee

Consultant Nephrologist and Physician, Grace Lee Kidney & Medical Centre

MEMBERS

Prof Woo Keng Thye
Emeritus Consultant and Advisor
Department of Renal Medicine
Singapore General Hospital

Assoc Prof Evan Lee
Senior Consultant
Division of Medicine, Nephrology
National University Hospital

Dr Gordon Ku
Consultant Nephrologist and Physician
Ku Kidney & Medical Centre

Dr Stephen Lim
Consultant Surgeon and Urologist
Stephen Lim Surgery

Dr Tan Seng Hoe
Senior Nephrologist & Physician
SH Tan Kidney & Medical Clinic

Mr Watson Ong
Managing Director
Magnus Mckeever Industries Pte Ltd

 

RESEARCH ADVISORY BOARD

CHAIRPERSON

Prof Yap Hui Kim

Head and Senior Consultant,
Paediatric Nephrology,
National University Hospital

MEMBERS

Assoc Prof Lina Choong Hui Lin

Senior Consultant,
Department of Renal Medicine,
Singapore General Hospital

Dr Grace Lee
Consultant Nephrologist and Physician,
Grace Lee Kidney & Medical Centre

Assoc Prof Evan Lee
Senior Consultant,
Division of Medicine, Nephrology,
National University of Singapore

Mr Watson Ong
Managing Director,
Magnus Mckeever Industries Pte Ltd

KDF-NUS KIDNEY RESEARCH FUND

Review and Selection Committee

CHAIRMAN

Assoc Professor George Yip Wai Cheong
Assistant Dean (Grants) NUHS Research Office

MEMBERS

Prof A Vathsala
Head Division of Nephrology
National University Hospital

Prof Saw Seang Mei
Vice Dean (Research)

VISITING DOCTORS

A/Prof Lina Choong Hui Lin
A/Prof Tan Han Khim
Dr Grace Lee
Dr Htay Htay
Dr Kwek Jia Liang
Dr Manish Kaushik
Dr Ng Tsun Gun
Dr Pwee Hock Swee
Dr Sobhana D/O Thangaraju
Dr Stephen Chew
Dr Tan Seng Hoe
Dr Teo Su Hooi
Dr Timothy Koh
Dr Tok Pei Loo
Dr Wong Jiunn
Dr Yeoh Lee Ying

MANAGEMENT TEAM

GENERAL MANAGER
Mr James Ong

FINANCE MANAGER
Mr Edwin Lee

HEAD, HUMAN RESOURCE & ADMIN
Mrs Lily Quan

MANAGER, DONOR RELATIONS & COMMUNICATIONS
Ms Jemin Chua

NURSE MANAGER
Ms Lay Kwee Chin

OTHER OFFICE BEARERS

LEGAL ADVISOR
Ms Angela Wong
Mr John Tan

SECRETARY
Mrs Goh Boon Kok

PRO BONO LEGAL ADVISOR
Allen & Gledhill LLP

AUDITORS
KPMG LLP

INDEPENDENT INTERNAL AUDITOR
Shared Services for Charities Limited

About Us

The Kidney Dialysis Foundation (KDF) is a non-profit charitable organisation, established in February 1996.

KDF provides subsidised dialysis treatment to needy members of our community so that these patients will not be deprived of treatment.

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