Board Of Directors

Board of Directors

CEO & Managing Director


Having worked with multinational corporations (MNCs) and quasi governments in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga, Mr Gu has over 30 years of senior management and consultancy experience in Singapore, China, Australia, and 28 South Pacific countries. He has well-established global network and well-versed in both business management and technical knowledge in the agriculture sector.

During his professional career, he spent 10 years working with the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations (UN). In addition, he has 20 years of experience in managing businesses in the following sectors: Manufacturing, Research & Development, Marketing & Distribution, Commodities Trading, Agri-Food, F&B, Value-added solutions & product.

Mr Gu is the key developer of SCU’s Dendrobium Officinale orchid plant stem cell products. He holds a Master of Science degree in plant physiology from South China Teachers University (renamed South China Normal University) and a Diploma in Business Management from Australian Academy of Business Studies.

Mr Gu is also a visionary and influential leader. He was recently featured in an interview titled ``Green Rush by Four Corners`` by Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). In addition to that, Mr Gu has been invited to be the keynote speaker for a number of conferences in the industrial hemp industries:

1. The Cannabis Investor Symposium, Hong Kong, 2018
2. CannaTech Conference, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2019
3. World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland, 2019
4. International Industrial Hemp Conference, Harbin, China, 2019
5. 1st China Hemp Investors Forum, Kunming, Chna, August 2019

Independent Director

Mr Michael Yanhua HUANG

Mr Huang is a seasoned businessman and management consultant with almost 20 years of experience, accumulated from working in management consulting firm Accenture and audit firm KPMG, and also from managing companies in the construction, manufacturing and trading industries. Mr Huang graduated from the Lancaster University with a Bachelor degree and from the London School of Economics with a Master’s degree.

Director & Company Secretary

Mr Chow-Yee Koh

Mr Koh graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from University of Strathclyde, Scotland and is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK). He has over 18 years experience in accounting and corporate finance accumulated with accounting firms and listed companies in Australia, China, Singapore and Malaysia.

Independent Director

Mr Qi LU

Mr Lu graduated from University of Shanghai for Science and Technology with bachelor's degree in Business Administration and has worked in financial institutions, namely, China Bank of Communications and Shanghai Overseas Chinese Exit-Entry Service Co., Ltd for almost 20 years, providing financial services and advices on corporate activities and investments to high net worth individuals and family offices. With the experience gained, Mr Lu set up his own financial consulting company in Shanghai, offering a variety of services and financial advices to clients in China and overseas.

Independent Director

Ms Ee Ting Ng

Ms Ng has a Bachelor of Science with Honours and over 10 years of research experience in the fields of developmental and evolutionary biology. Ms Ng specialises in laboratory management and in a wide range of experimental techniques in molecular biology, histology, tissue culture (including stem cells), microbiology and molecular diagnostic science. Ms Ng is also a cosmetic chemist with over 8 years of formulation experience, holding a Diploma in Cosmetic Science. Ms Ng is currently also a director of an ASX listed company Invitrocue Limited.

Independent Director

Mr Savio Ka Lung Cheung

Mr. Cheung graduated with Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance) from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and is a holder of Chartered Financial Analyst. He has over 17 years of experience in corporate finance and private equity investment industry. He is experienced in various corporate actions such as IPO, mergers & acquisitions, corporate restructuring, etc. and possesses extensive network in the capital market.