Mr. Lim Kim Kiat graduated with an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Engineering (Engineering Management – Mechanical & Manufacturing) from The University of Melbourne, Australia in 2008.
He started his career with LBS in 2009 in the Corporate Finance Department where he was heavily involved in matters related to corporate planning and financing, as well as treasury management aspects of LBS and its subsidiaries. He has since taken on various responsibilities which include commercial and corporate banking, cash and capital management, treasury risk management as well as investor relation, in which he has gained extensive knowledge and exposure in the finance and treasury functions within the real estate industry. He is also overseeing the digital transformation team and plays a pivotal role in LBS digitalisation effort.
He was promoted to General Manager of Treasury Department in 2019 overseeing the operations of the Treasury Department and continues to contribute to the corporate financing and planning, corporate exercises, investor relations and digital transformation journey of the Group. On 30 June 2020, he was appointed as Alternate Director to Dato’ Chia Lok Yuen and was promoted to Executive Director following the resignation of Dato’ Chia Lok Yuen as Executive Director of the Company on 1 January 2021.
To better reflect the Company’s strategic priorities and strengthening of corporate governance structure, Mr. Lim Kim Kiat has resigned as Executive Director and was re-designated as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Company on 14 January 2022.
He currently sits on the board of several subsidiaries of the Group and does not hold any directorship in any other public listed companies.
Mr. Lim Kim Kiat is a son of Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Lim Hock San (Executive Chairman) and nephew to Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan (Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer), Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing (Executive Director), Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Seong (Executive Director) and Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang (Executive Director).