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Management Team

The management team have achievements such as being the first broker house that brought a thai national company to build ships in china and brought in a brokerage firm to be a panel of evaluators of ships for a singapore bank.

Managing Director


Wong Hong Lee has more than 20 years of varied experience in the shipping industry and 13 years in SNP. He started his career as a Marine Engineer and surveyor before moving into the shipbroking field. He has worked for and held management positions at some of Singapore's major companies, including Island Shipbrokers. His technical skill and commercial experience gives him the prowess to provide high standards of shipbroking services to his clients. Hong Lee graduated from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor's in Marine Engineering and is an active community leader in Singapore.



Howard Gu has 15 years of combined experience in the banking and shipping industry. He started his career in finance with Citibank Malaysia, before moving over the Singapore, where he continued working with some of Singapore's biggest maritime companies, including Kontiki, Island Shipbrokers. His strong global network of shipowners and brokers and connections to the financial sector allows him to provide clients with the best possible financial solutions to their shipping needs. Howard graduated with a Master's in International Business Management from the University of New South Wales.

Sales & Purchase


Justin Fok served for 6 years in the Singapore Navy as an Underwater Specialist before starting a career in finance. Fairly fresh to the shipbroking business, Justin's passion for the sea is what inspired him to go back to his maritime roots. His strong foundation in business and experience in naval operations makes him an invaluable member of the team. Justin graduated as a top student from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology with a Bachelor's in Economics & Finance.