Management Team

Ms Karen Lee

Chief Executive Officer

Ms Karen Lee was appointed as the CEO of the Manager of ARA LOGOS Logistics Trust on 15 August 2020. Prior to her current appointment, Ms Lee was the Head of Asset and Investment Management for LOGOS SE Asia Pte Ltd where she was instrumental in the asset management strategic planning for LOGOS’ South East Asia business and growing the Singapore portfolio.

Ms Lee has more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry covering industrial real estate development, asset and investment management, business development, leasing, marketing and property management. Prior to joining LOGOS, Ms Lee was Head of Singapore Portfolio and Asset Management of Ascendas Funds Management (S) Pte Ltd, the manager of Ascendas REIT (A-REIT). During her stint with Ascendas Funds Management (S) Pte Ltd, Ms Lee was responsible for formulating and executing strategic asset management strategies as well as overseeing the performance of A-REIT’s 9 billion AUM Singapore portfolio.

Ms Lee holds a Bachelor of Science (Economics) (Hons) degree and a Master of Science (Real Estate) from the National University of Singapore.

Mr Ho Jiann Ching

Director, Head of Investment

Mr Ho Jiann Ching is responsible for developing and executing investment strategies for acquisitions and divestments. Mr Ho has over 26 years of regional experience in real estate investment, development, asset management and marketing.

Prior to joining the Manager, he was Business Development Director at Ayala International and Head of Transaction Review for ARCH Asian Partners Fund. Prior to that, Mr Ho was at Sembawang Properties involving in residential and commercial development. Mr Ho began his career in 1993 with JTC Corporation in roles associated with land allocation of strategic foreign direct investmentz projects and industrial land-use planning.

Mr Ho holds a Bachelor of Science (Estate Management) (Honours) degree from the National University of Singapore.

Mr Ho Kin Leong

Director, Asset Management

Mr Ho Kin Leong is responsible for formulating and executing business plans to maximise returns from ALOG’s portfolio.

Mr Ho has over 18 years of experience in real estate investment, development and asset management. Prior to joining the Manager, he was Senior Vice President, Asset Management with MEAG Pacific Star Asset Management where he led the strategy formulation and implementation in asset enhancement initiatives, leasing, refinancing and divestment. Prior to that, he was Senior Investment Manager with Keppel Land for overseas markets. Mr Ho began his career with International Enterprise Singapore, holding business development positions in regional markets during his 11-year stint.

Mr Ho obtained his Master of Business Administration from Imperial College Business School, London under the Chevening Scholarship Programme. He also holds a Bachelor in Electronics Engineering from Tohoku University, Japan.

Mr Donovan Ng

Assistant Director, Finance

Mr Donovan Ng heads the finance team and is responsible for the accounting, finance, tax, treasury, investment, compliance, risk management and capital management for Cache.

Mr Ng has over 20 years of experience in accounting and finance. Prior to joining the Manager, he was Finance Manager with ARA Managers (APF) Pte Ltd., (private funds division of ARA), where he handled the accounting, finance and treasury functions. Prior to that, he was Finance Manager with Fortune Real Estate Investment Trust and Senior Accountant with Ascendas Land (Singapore) Pte Ltd and Lindeteves-Jacoberg Limited.

Mr Ng holds an ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK) qualification and is also a Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.

Ms Cassandra Seet

Manager, Investor Relations

Ms Cassandra Seet oversees the Investor Relations function and is responsible for maintaining timely and transparent communications with ALOG’s Unitholders, investors, analysts and the media.

Ms Seet has over 10 years of working experience in investor relations and communications. Prior to joining the Manager, she was managing investor relations for an IPO. She was also previously with public and investor relations consultancy, Citigate Dewe Rogerson, as well as managing investor relations for Sabana Shari’ah Compliant REIT.

Ms Seet holds a Bachelor of Science (Banking and Finance) from Singapore Institute of Management (University of London).

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