Management & Corporate Governance

Jack Ma to step down as Alibaba's chairman in 2019; announces CEO Daniel Zhang as successor

SINGAPORE (Sept 10): Jack Ma today announced his plans to step down as the Chinese e-commerce giant’s board chairman, one year from today on Sept 10, 2019.

YuuZoo chairman Thomas Zilliacus resigns amid CAD investigations

SINGAPORE (Apr 28): YuuZoo Corporation’s Thomas Henrik Zilliacus has resigned from his post as the company’s chairman with immediate effect, in view of the ongoing investigations conducted by the C

China Medical announces passing of chairman Tai Kok Chuan

SINGAPORE (Mar 7): China Medical (International) Group says its executive chairman, Tai Kok Chuan, passed away at the age of 61 on March 6.

Man who helped bury Lehman turns to saving troubled trader Noble

LONDON (March 15): As Noble Group investors head for the door, the embattled commodity trader has turned to a man whose resume is a roll-call of Asia’s highest-profile corporate collapses.

2013 Penny Stock Crash

Former ISR Capital chairman’s bankruptcy annulled less than 6 months after order

SINGAPORE (Feb 9): The bankruptcy order made against Md Wira Dani Abdul Daim in Aug 2016 has been annulled by the Official Assignee and last month, gazetted, according to an article by The Straits

Jumbo CEO Ang gives up chairmanship to focus on next stage of growth

SINGAPORE (Jan 31): Ang Kiam Meng, executive chairman and CEO of the Jumbo group of seafood restaurants, is relinquishing his role as chairman of the board to focus on the restaurant chain's next s

Vibrant sees 67% fall in FY16 earnings to $10 mil; appoints new chairman

SINGAPORE (June 29): Vibrant Group, formerly known as Freight Links Express Holdings, reported a 66.6% decline in earnings to $10 million.

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