Cheng Li Hui

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Cheng Li Hui
钟丽慧
Cheng Li Hui.jpg
Cheng in 2021
Member of Parliament
for Tampines GRC
(Tampines East)
Assumed office
11 September 2015
Preceded byMah Bow Tan (PAP)
Majority46,742 (32.82%)
Personal details
Born1976 (age 46–47)[1]
Singapore
Political partyPeople's Action Party
Alma materNational University of Singapore (BA)
Macquarie University (MAppFin)
Occupation
  • Politician
  • businesswoman

Cheng Li Hui PBM (Chinese: 钟丽慧; pinyin: Zhōng Lìhuì; born 1976)[1] is a Singaporean politician and businesswoman. A member of the governing People's Action Party (PAP), she has been the Member of Parliament (MP) representing the Tampines East division of Tampines GRC since 2015.

Education[edit]

Cheng graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She subsequently went on to complete a Master of Applied Finance degree at Macquarie University.[2]

Career[edit]

Political career[edit]

Prior to entering politics, Cheng had 12 years of grassroots experience, helping out with the governing People's Action Party with its Meet-the-People Sessions at the Bukit Panjang Branch.[3]

Cheng made her political debut in the 2015 general election as part of a five-member PAP team contesting in Tampines GRC and won. She was subsequently elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) representing the Tampines West division of Tampines GRC.[4] She was also appointed Deputy District Advisor in the PAP Women's Wing in 2016.[5]

Business career[edit]

Cheng has been serving as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Hai Leck Holdings since 2012.[2]

She is also a board member in Allied Construction, Hai Leck Engineering, Enzo Investment, Hai Leck Development, Hai Leck Holdings and Cheng Capital Holdings.[6]

Personal life[edit]

She is the daughter of Cheng Buck Poh, the founder and Executive Chairman of Hai Leck Holdings. She has three siblings; Don Cheng Yao Tong, Cheng Li Chen and Cheng Wee Ling.[7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "PARL | MP". www.parliament.gov.sg.
  2. ^ a b "Li Hui Cheng PBM". Bloomberg.com. Retrieved 2017-09-11.
  3. ^ "Cheng Li Hui: Quietly getting things done". TODAYonline. Retrieved 2017-09-11.
  4. ^ Sen, Siow Li. "PAP keeps Tampines GRC with 72% of votes". The Business Times. Retrieved 2017-09-11.
  5. ^ "5 first-time MPs appointed to PAP Women's Wing Executive Committee". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved 2017-09-11.
  6. ^ "BLH.SG Company Profile & Executives - Hai Leck Holdings Ltd. - Wall Street Journal". quotes.wsj.com. Retrieved 2017-09-11.
  7. ^ "HAI LECK HOLDINGS LIMITED : 01-Jul-2015". infopub.sgx.com. Archived from the original on 2017-09-11. Retrieved 2017-09-11.
  8. ^ "CIRCULAR TO SHAREHOLDERS". Singapore Exchange. p. 12.

External links[edit]

Parliament of Singapore
Preceded by Member of Parliament for
Tampines GRC (Tampines East)

2015 – present
Incumbent