A Malaysian, was appointed to the Board of Directors of Ekowood on 21 June 1994. He was the Chief Executive Officer of the Company before assuming the position of Group Managing Director on 25 February 2009. He is also the Group Managing Director of TSH Resources Berhad effective 1 January 2009 and sits on the board of its various subsidiaries.
He obtained Bachelor Degrees in both Economics and Engineering from Monash University, Australia in 1988.
As Assistant General Manager of CocoaHouse Industries Sdn Bhd from 1989 to 1990, he had gained experience and expertise in general management, manufacturing and marketing. He was also heavily involved in the setting up of TSH Industries Sdn Bhd’s manufacturing facilities in 1993 and its subsequent operations. He played a leading role in the listing of TSH Resources Berhad in 1994 and Ekowood in 2004.
He was appointed to Ekowood to spearhead the establishment of the integrated timber complex from a green field site. As Group Managing Director of Ekowood, he has played a pivotal role in the rapid growth of Ekowood to a brand to be reckoned within the engineered solid hardwood flooring industry. He is also instrumental in developing Ekowood’s international marketing network and developing it into an award-winning internationally-recognised brand.
His initial involvement in TSH Resources Berhad includes overseeing the forest management unit in Sabah before progressing into the biomass energy sector. In the recent years, he has been actively involved in palm oil plantation segment and its related downstream activities particularly in Indonesia.