The Rhodium Crew

Rhodium was created with a vision to be the best regional trading company on a global platform. Our team of skilled professionals, who bring with them an impressive in-depth understanding of the region’s trading patterns, have been instrumental in the fulfilment of this vision.

The Rhodium Crew

LEADERS OF THE PURE TRADE MOVEMENT

MR. CHEAM HING LEE

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

"Let’s move and grow."

Cheam Hing Lee has transformed this company from a small enterprise into one of Singapore’s leading independent commodity traders, with four product lines, a footprint in 20 geographies, and offices not just in Singapore but also in Hong Kong, China and Dubai – all within the short span of four years.

Mr. Cheam is driven by a passion for people and trade. “Trade is not only about getting the right information. It’s about values, people, knowledge and expertise,” Mr. Cheam says.

MR. SRINIVAS KONERU

Founder & Director

"What's the next challenge?"

A high-energy, fiscally conscious and goal-driven executive, Mr. Srinivas has founded several successful companies, effected turnarounds of sick companies and created new lines of business with innovative solutions. A Six-Sigma trained executive, Mr. Srinivas is an excellent agent of change. He has over 25 years of experience in managing information technology ventures and providing business intelligence solutions.

MR. CHEAM HING LEE & MR. SRINIVAS KONERU MR. CHEAM HING LEE & MR. SRINIVAS KONERU

Global Heads

Rhodium’s Global Heads talk about Pure Trade and practising it on a Global Scale

  • "Being at the geographic centre of the world, the Rhodium office in London aims to create a diverse, strategic advantage for trade by leveraging on the city’s rich trading heritage."
    JOHN A GALANI
    COO Europe
  • "At Rhodium, we believe in creating new ideas that can aid our portfolios and our stakeholders. The Dubai subsidiary is strategically working on growing our footprint in the Middle East and African region."
    RAM ARAPPALLY
    UAE Country Manager
  • "Rhodium has a wide range of business operations in China, including selling coal to power China’s ambitions, as well as buying steel to build infrastructure in Far East Asia. The focus is to create stable and long-standing relationships."
    WU QINGSI SIMON
    Hong Kong and China
    Country Manager
  • "A commodity trader like Rhodium needs a base in Australia, which is one of the world's largest producers of raw materials. Sydney being a vibrant city makes it a perfect choice for Rhodium Australia to call home."
    MICHAEL O'CONNELL
    Australia Country Manager

The Teams

Our organisation of young, aggressive and seasoned experts have a keen and thorough understanding of commodity trading and trade financing on a global platform.

Awards and Accolades

Rhodium has gone from strength to strength as it continually proves to be a reliable partner to both private enterprises and government initiatives. The awards reflect the company’s commitment to furthering the industry and giving back to the country and the economic ecosystem.

  • Rhodium sponsors the Teen Challenge Singapore Award – which incentivizes solutions for the marginalised sections of community.
  • SOAR, the national ranking publication, recognized Rhodium amongst Singapore’s Top 1000 corporates in 2015 & 2016
  • Rhodium received the NS Mark (Gold) and was awarded the NS Advocate Award in its first year for supporting National Service
  • Rhodium is awarded the Global Trader Programme certificate in 2013 by the Minister for Trade and Industry, Mr. Lim Hng Kiang.
  • Mr. Cheam Hing Lee of Rhodium received the Total Defence Award from the Ministry of Defence.
  • Rhodium becomes a Statutory Member, the highest membership, of the Singapore Business Federation in 2013