Mr Ajaib Haridass
Mr Ajaib HaridassNon-Executive/Independent Director
Appointed 31 October 2003
Mr Ajaib Haridass is an independent director. He chairs the Nominating Committee and serves as a member of the Executive Resource & Compensation Committee, Executive Committee and Special Committee. Mr Haridass is also an independent director of Sembcorp Industries Limited and a lead independent director of Nam Cheong Limited.
With close to 40 years of legal experience, Mr Haridass specialises in maritime law and deals with commercial and banking litigation. Currently a consultant with Haridass Ho & Partners, a legal firm he founded in 1985, Mr Haridass is a panel member of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre and the Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration; an accredited mediator of the Singapore Mediation Centre; as well as a referee of the Small Claims Tribunal of the State Courts of Singapore (formerly known as the Subordinate Courts). He is a Commissioner for Oaths, a Notary Public and a Justice of the Peace.
Mr Haridass holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the University of London and qualified as a Barrister-at-Law at the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple in London.