Chan Chong Beng
Chairman of Workforce Advancement Federation (WAF) &
Chairman & Co-Founder of Goodrich Global Pte Ltd
Since setting up Goodrich Global in 1983, Mr. Chan Chong Beng has built the company into Southeast Asia's leading supplier of interior wallcoverings. The Goodrich brand caters to residential, hospitality and commercial projects in 8 countries and is recognised as a reliable, premium, and preferred brand of choice.
Under Mr. Chan's leadership, the company had won several awards - Enterprise 50 Award, Singapore Prestige Brand Award and the Overall Winner of SPBA-Citi business Regional Brand. It also attained the "Singapore Quality Class" and ISO 9001:2000 certifications, in recognition of its all-round business excellence and quality management system respectively. Mr. Chan himself was awarded the Top Entrepreneur of the Year twice. For possessing good HR practices, Goodrich Global was awarded the first Aon Hewitt Best Employer in the Special Recognition category for SMEs in 2015.
Apart from business, Mr. Chan is currently the Chairman of the Workforce Advancement Federation (WAF) and an Advisory Council member on the Community Relations in Defence (ACCORD). He previously served as the President of Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (ASME) from 2011 to 2012, as well as the Chairman of the Singapore Prestige Brand Awards from 2008- 2011.