Mr. Edward Kor is the CEO and an Executive Director of Xinghua Port Holdings Ltd (Xinghua). Mr. Kor oversees the day-to-day operations of the Group’s business. He is also responsible for implementing the board’s decisions, monitoring and supervising the Group’s overall performance, ensuring that adequate capital and managerial resources are available to carry out business plans adopted from time to time and reporting to the board on the Group’s performance.
In 2000, Mr. Kor joined Changshu Xinghua Port Co., Ltd (CXP) as its President and a Director. Mr. Kor has nearly 20 years of experience in the port industry, of which 12 years was in the marine industry where he held senior management positions in Metalock (Singapore) Limited (now known as MTQ Corporation Limited), Sembawang Marine & Logistics Ltd, PT Gema Sembrown, Sembawang Corporation Ltd in postings to the Middle East and Indonesia, and Sonat Offshore Drilling Inc. Mr. Kor started his career as an accountant with Designers Fountain Inc in 1985.
Mr. Kor is a Director of all Xinghua’s subsidiaries and associate companies within the Group including Singapore Changshu Development Company Pte. Ltd., CXP and Changshu Changjiang International Port Co., Ltd. Mr. Kor holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University, USA, and a Master of Business Administration with Distinction from the Polytechnic of East London (now known as University of East London), UK.