are our directors?
Our chairman and driving force is retired Supreme Court Judge, TS
Sinnathuray. Affectionately known to his friends and fellow directors
as Sam or simply 'Judge,' he is also on the Coin and Note Advisory Committee
in the Board of Commissioners of Currency Singapore. Sam is a renowned
numismatist in Singapore who collects widely, and is an expert on
Singapore and Malaya postcards. Even when he was on the Supreme
Court bench, Sam could be seen rubbing shoulders with his fellow
collectors at major coin events in Singapore.
force is director P C Cheung. A graduate of both Oxford and
Cambridge universities, 'PC' is now involved in his family
business. Having started as a schoolboy, He has been collecting
for almost 20 years. PC focuses on rare world coins and banknotes,
with special emphasis on Chinese and British North Borneo banknotes.
Our other three
directors are practising lawyers, David Wee, Eric Low and Malcolm
Lim. David is an experienced collector of many years' standing whose
forte is British colonial banknotes. He also collects Straits Chinese
ceramics or 'nonyaware.' Eric is a dedicated collector of Straits
Settlements coins and a leading authority in this area. Malcolm too,
has been collecting from a very young age. His interests range from
watches and pens, to silver and Peranakan furniture.