Singapore executive moves Friday: Lifebrandz CFO submits resignation

Plastic sushi keychains at Japan-based DaisoPlastic sushi keychains at Japan-based Daiso

These are Singapore companies which announced personnel changes on Friday, 8 October 2021: Lifebrandz.


Lifebrandz said Friday Cheung Ka Ho, age 36, has resigned as chief financial officer, effective 30 November, to pursue other career opportunities.

To clear his outstanding leave, Cheung has been on leave since 1 October, with the leave to continue until 30 November, Lifebrandz said in a filng to SGX. Cheung, who was appointed to the role in mid-2019, has confirmed he completed the handover process before the leave period, and he will be contactable during that period, the filing said.

“Mr. Cheung has confirmed that there are no concerns with regard to financial reporting that led to his resignation and there are no disagreements with regard to practices that will have an impact on the group’s financial reporting,” the filing said.

In the interim, while a replacement chief financial officer is finalised, Thng Tien Lung, the current financial controller, will undertake the role of chief financial officer, Lifebrandz said.

Lifebrandz is a holding company for fintech robo advisor Finesse, travel business Takumi Holidays, which provides local experiences for visitors in Japan, and a food and beverage business which includes the Mulligan, an Irish-style pub in Pattaya, Thailand, and the Hashida Sushi restaurants.