Li Haigang, a Singaporean, aged 57, is the Director / General Manager – Glostrext Singapore. He is responsible for managing the daily operations of our Singapore office and overseeing our service engagements in Singapore.
In 1988 and 1991, he graduated with a Bachelor in Engineering and obtained his Master in Engineering respectively, from Dalian University of Technology, China.
Upon his graduation in 1991, he began his career as an Engineer at Central Research Institute of Building and Construction, Ministry of Metallurgical Industry, China (currently known as Central Research Institute of Building and Construction, China Metallurgical Group Corporation, China), where he conducted research work for structural and pile testing. In March 1995, he left the Central Research Institute of Building and Construction.
In April 1995, he joined ABV Technology Pte Ltd in Singapore as a Testing Engineer. He assisted in conducting dynamic load tests and other field testing work as well as preparation of test reports. He left ABV Technology Pte Ltd in January 2001.
In February 2001, he joined Soil Dynamics (Singapore) Pte Ltd as a Civil Engineer where he was responsible for performing field testing, preparing test reports, liaising with relevant stakeholders and assisting in business development activities. In October 2009, he left Soil
Dynamics (Singapore) Pte Ltd.
In November 2009, he joined Soil Investigation Pte Limited as a Technical Manager, where he led the pile instrumentation team in carrying out pile instrumentation works. In July 2011, 2 years after the acquisition of 70.00% equity interest of Spectest by Soil Investigation Pte Limited, he was transferred to Glostrext Singapore as a Technical Manager where he led the daily operations of pile instrumentation and static load test services in Singapore.
In April 2013, following the re-acquisition of the 70.00% equity interest of Spectest by Ir Dr Lee Sieng Kai and Tan Ah Huat, he was appointed as our Director / General Manager – Glostrext Singapore, a position he presently holds.
Tan Chze Keong, a Malaysian, aged 56, is our Senior Operations Manager. He is responsible for managing the overall operations of our service engagements in Malaysia as well as supporting the sales and marketing functions of our Group, including preparing proposals and reviewing work orders.
In 1988, he graduated with a Diploma in Engineering (Civil Engineering) from Federal Institute of Technology Malaysia.
In 1988, he began his career as a Technician at Pilecon Engineering Berhad, where he was involved in pile testing works as well as geotechnical instrumentation, testing and monitoring works. He left Pilecon Engineering Berhad in February 1996.
In March 1996, he joined Spectest as a Senior Executive. He was responsible for supervising and conducting pile instrumentation works as well as structural and ground instrumentation and monitoring works. In April 2013, he was appointed as our General Manager (Operations), where he was responsible for coordinating the operations of our service engagements in Malaysia. In April 2021, he was promoted to Senior Operations Manager, a position he presently holds.
Diong Pu Chuan, a Malaysian, aged 40, is our Group Chief IT Officer. He is responsible for the overall management of our Group’s IT functions, including leading the IT aspects of our automation initiatives as part of our R&D activities.
In 2005, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Computing) from Staffordshire University, United Kingdom.
In 2006, he began his career as an Analyst Programmer at FDS Networks (M) Sdn Bhd. During his tenure, he was involved in the development, maintenance and customisation of an electronic document management system (EDMS) used within the banking industry. He left FDS Networks (M) Sdn Bhd in August 2008 and took a 8-month career break.
In April 2009, he joined Glostrext Technology as a System Engineer where he was involved in IT tasks and continuous enhancement of our service offerings through increasing automation. In 2020, he was appointed as our Group Automation and IT Manager, where he managed all IT activities and IT automation initiatives within our Group, including the development of our Glostrext WiNA platform. In April 2022, he was promoted to our Group Chief IT Officer, a position he presently holds.