Keppel REIT appoints new CFO

PHOTO: Keppel REIT appoints new CFO

SINGAPORE - Keppel REIT Management Limited (Keppel REIT Management), as Manager of Keppel REIT, announced the appointment of Mr Ivan Lim as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with effect from Nov 1, 2013.

Mr Lim, 37, was Vice President, Capital Markets, of Keppel REIT Management before his current appointment, said a spokesman from Keppel REIT Management.

He has more than 14 years of experience in finance, accounting, cross-border tax structuring, corporate finance, treasury operations, asset management, fund management and property valuation. Prior to joining Keppel REIT Management in 2010, he was the Financial Controller of the Ascendas' private fund for Korea and Japan, as well as the Corporate Finance Manager for Mapletree Logistics Trust Management Limited.

In his new role, Mr Lim will be responsible for Keppel REIT Management's financial and reporting functions, including accounting, taxation, treasury, capital management and compliance.

Mr Lim holds a Bachelor of Estate Management (Honours) from University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur. He is a Licensed Valuer with the Board of Valuers, Malaysia and a Fellow of the Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom.