A Malaysian, was appointed as an Alternate Director to Datuk (Dr.) Kelvin Tan Aik Pen on 2 July 1997 and subsequently on 1 June 2002 was appointed as an Executive Director of Ekowood. On 1 February 2016, he was re-designated as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director. He also serves as a member of the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee.
He is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants. After qualifying as a member of the ICAEW, he joined Coopers & Lybrand as an audit senior in 1976 and was transferred to Coopers’ management consultancy services in 1977. He joined the Commonwealth Development Corporation in 1978 and was seconded to Sarawak Oil Palm Sdn. Bhd. as the Company Secretary.
He joined BAL Plantation Sdn. Bhd. in 1981 as the financial controller until 1993. His main responsibilities include financial management, merger and acquisition and commodity marketing. He was the Chief Executive of United Palm Oil Industries PLC, a company listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand before joining TSH Resources Berhad (“TSH”) in 1997.
He is currently a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of TSH and an Executive Director of Innoprise Plantations Berhad. He also sits on the board of some subsidiaries within the TSH Group and holds directorships in other private limited companies.