Mr. Loh Lik Peng
ynamic hotelier and restaurateur, Loh Lik Peng was born in Dublin, Ireland on May 4, 1974 to Singapore parents who were practicing medicine there at the time. He attended Law school in England, University of Sheffield and Postgraduate at London School of Economics followed by bar exams in London before returning to Singapore in 1997. Loh became a corporate litigator upon his return before leaving the profession to step into the hospitality industry. Since then, Loh has started ventures across Singapore, Shanghai and London.
Loh is a member of Singapore Tourism Board’s Tourism Consultative Council as well as the 2nd Vice President of Singapore Hotel Association and Vice Chairman of Shatec Institutes. In 2004, the Singapore Tourism Board awarded Loh with the “New Tourism Entrepreneur Award” for his work in transforming a simple shop house into Hotel 1929. He was once again awarded the “Tourism Entrepreneur of the Year” award at the Singapore Experience Awards 2011, the most prestigious awards platform in Singapore’s tourism industry.
He was appointed Chairman of the Singapore Philatelic Museum in 2012 and joined as the advisory board member of the Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) and Peranakan Museum in 2013. He recently joined as a member of the Conservation Advisory Panel and Director on the Board of SCCPL. Effective October 2014, Loh serves as a Member of the Nominating Committee and Remuneration Committee of Singapore Cruise Centre as well as on the Board of Directors for Mercy Relief.