Bernard Tay is the Risk Committee Chairman of RHT Capital Pte. Ltd.
Mr Tay is currently the Non-Executive Chairman of Crowe Horwath First Trust LLP, which is a Certified Public Accountants firm. Mr Tay is an Independent Director of several public companies listed on the SGX Mainboard and Catalist, including a dual Listing on SEHK Mainboard.
Mr Tay is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (U.K.), the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore, the Taxation Institute of Australia and the Singapore Institute of Directors. He is also a Chartered Accountant of Malaysia.
Mr Tay has a wide range of experience, from having worked in public accounting firms in the United Kingdom and Singapore, the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore and companies in commerce, industry and management consulting for a period over 30 years.
He is the President of the Automobile Association of Singapore and Chairman of Singapore Road Safety Council. Mr Tay is also the Vice- President of the Singapore Productivity Association and a Member of Ministry of Home Affairs – Community Involvement Steering Committee. He was appointed, Senior Advisor to the Government of Huzhou City, Zhejiang Province of the People’s Republic of China.
He is a recipient of the Service to Education Award and Community Service Medal and was conferred the Pingat Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Medal) by the President of Republic of Singapore.
In addition, he was a Member of the Resource Panel of the Government Parliamentary Committees for Home Affairs and Communications. He had also sat on several committees under the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority which includes the Complaints and Disciplinary Panel – Public Accountants Oversight Committee, Standing Law Review Focus Group and Directors’ Duties Study Team. He was also a Member of the Singapore Corporate Awards Judging Panel for the Best Annual Report Award.