DR. LEONG CHIK WENG

Age 54, Malaysian

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Chairman of Investment & Risk Management Committee

Member of Nomination Committee

Member of Remuneration Committee

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph.D in Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, USA
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, West Virginia University, USA
  • Executive Training in Product Development & Manufacturing Strategy, Stanford University, School of Business, USA

MEMBERSHIP OF ASSOCIATIONS

  • None

DATE APPOINTED TO THE BOARD

  • 29 November 2007

DATE OF LAST RE-ELECTION

  • 19 June 2014

WORKING EXPERIENCE AND OCCUPATION

  • After graduation, Dr. Leong Chik Weng joined Raychem Corporation in Menlo Park, California, USA, from 1989 to 1996, where he was subsequently promoted as Technical Director. In 1997, he was appointed Consultant to Guidant Corporation, Santa Clara, California, USA, one of the world’s largest cardiovascular product companies, where he developed an advanced chaotic mixing screw technology to produce micro-tubing using polymer alloys. 
  • Dr. Leong later joined Universal Search Machine Sdn. Bhd. as Managing Director from 1998 to 2000. He is also the founder and currently the Chief Executive Officer of e-Lock Corporation Sdn. Bhd., a company involved in the provision of information technology services.

 

DIRECTORSHIPS OF OTHER PUBLIC COMPANIES

Listed

  • A-Rank Berhad
  • Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad
  • UMW Oil & Gas Corporation Berhad

Non-Listed

  • None

 

INTEREST IN SECURITIES OF THE COMPANY AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES

(as at 31 March 2016)

  • None

NUMBER OF BOARD MEETINGS ATTENDED IN THE FINANCIAL YEAR

  • 13 out of 13 Board meetings held