Chan Fook-Thim is an associate director at Secretariat’s Singapore operations.
Mr Chan specialises in construction disputes and has extensive experience in preparation of construction schedules, project control, conducting delay analysis by establishing causes and effects of delay. His experience spans across a variety of projects eg, energy, high-rise residential/ commercial, hotel, hospital, infrastructure, and transportation projects. For the past thirteen years, he has been providing advisory and delay expert services to clients in the construction industry for projects in Singapore and the South east Asia region.
Prior to working as a construction consultant, Mr Chan had spent a total period of nine years worked on rail projects in the capacity as the Employer’s project control engineer for different stages of the Singapore Mass Rapid Transit construction and the Taiwan High Speed Rail project. He is therefore familiar with the project control measures, procedures in claims management, and the complexities in projects with multiple interfacing parties.
Mr Chan has also been appointed as programme/delay expert and testified in adjudication merits conference and arbitration proceedings in Singapore held under ICC and SIAC rules.