Dato’ Siew joined the Board on 23 October 1985 and was appointed Deputy Group Managing Director on 17 October 1995. He was promoted to Group Managing Director on 30 July 2003 and subsequently elected as the Executive Chairman on 2 January 2018.
Dato’ Siew received his secondary and tertiary education in the United Kingdom, first studying at Marlborough College before completing his tertiary education at Imperial College, London, United Kingdom ("UK"). He obtained his Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Chemical Engineering and Master of Science (“MSc”) degree in Operational Research at Imperial College, graduating in 1978.
Dato’ Siew has extensive experience in the field of petrochemicals, accumulated over more than 30 years in the local and international sectors.
He was an active member of the Young Presidents’ Organisation (“YPO”) from 1993 until 2006, serving as the Chairman of the Malaysian Chapter of YPO and CoChairman of the first Regional Conference in Kuala Lumpur in 1998. During his tenure as a member of the International Board of YPO from 2000 to 2003, he was Chairman of YPO’s Global Leadership Congress in Beijing in 2003. He was also a past President of the Imperial College Alumni of Malaysia and past Governor on the Board of Governors of Marlborough College Malaysia.
Currently, Dato’ Siew is the Group Managing Director of Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad and the Executive Vice Chairman of Ancom Logistics Berhad, both of which are subsidiaries of the Company and are listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.
Dato’ Siew is currently a substantial shareholder of the Company.
Cheun Wei has been the Company's Group CEO since January 2018 and the Managing Director of Ancom Crop Care Sdn. Bhd. (“ACC”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, since July 2014. He was appointed the Managing Director of the Company on 29 March 2022.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Accounting and Finance from Lancaster University, UK, and holds a Master of Science in Finance (Distinction) from Cass Business School, London. For both degrees, he was awarded full scholarships from British Chevening/ HSBC and Renong/UEM Group respectively.
Cheun Wei started his career in 1997 as a Group Accountant at EPE Power Corporation Berhad (“EPE”), a Transmission and Distribution Engineering company, and was made the Chief Financial Officer of the EPE Group in 2003. He was the Director of Corporate Finance of Tamco Corporate Holding Berhad (now known as Ancom Logistics Berhad, a subsidiary of the Company) from 2005 to 2009. He joined the Company in 2009 as the Group Chief Financial Officer. In July 2014, he was appointed Managing Director of ACC, heading the Group’s Agricultural Chemicals Division. In January 2018, Cheun Wei was appointed to his current position as the Group CEO while retaining his Managing Director post in ACC. In March 2022, he was appointed Managing Director of the Company.
Cheun Wei is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.
Cheun Wei is currently a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Ancom Logistics Berhad, a subsidiary of the Company listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.
Cheun Wei is currently a substantial shareholder of the Company.
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Abdull Hamid was appointed to the Board on 1 March 2016. He is currently a member of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration and Nomination Committee of the Company.
Upon finishing his secondary schooling at the Malay College Kuala Kangsar, Perak, Tan Sri Dato' Seri Abdull Hamid obtained a Barrister at Law degree from Lincolns Inn, London, UK and was admitted as an Utter Barrister in 1976.
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Abdull Hamid served in the judicial and legal service of the Government of Malaysia in various posts including that of a Magistrate; Deputy Public Prosecutor; Legal Advisor and Senior Federal Counsel with the Customs and Excise Department; the Economic Planning Unit in the Prime Minister’s Department; Ministry of Land and Regional Development; Treasury and Ministry of Home Affairs. He has also served as a Legal Advisor to the Negeri Sembilan and Pahang State Governments.
He was appointed a Judicial Commissioner in 1994 and a High Court Judge in 1996. In 2006, he was elevated to the Court of Appeal and in 2009, to the Federal Court of Malaysia. He retired from the Bench in February 2016. In March 2021, he was appointed a Judge of the Syariah Court of Appeal, Perak.
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Abdull Hamid was the Chairman of 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings Berhad from 2016 to 2021. Currently, he has no directorship in other public companies or listed issuers.
Thye Seng joined the Board on 19 October 1999.
He graduated from University College Cardiff, UK with a Bachelor of Law (Hons) degree.
He was called to the Bar at Middle Temple in 1980 and the Malaysian Bar in 1982 and has 13 years of experience as a practising lawyer before venturing into the business/ corporate world.
He is currently the Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Pacific & Orient Berhad (“P&O”), a substantial shareholder of the Company, and its subsidiary, Pacific & Orient Insurance Co. Berhad. He is currently a member on the Board of Governors of Marlborough College Malaysia.
Thye Seng was previously on the Board of the Kuala Lumpur Commodities Exchange as well as Malaysian Futures Clearing Corporation Sdn. Bhd..
Thye Seng is currently a substantial shareholder of the Company through his shareholding in P&O.
Datuk Dr. Abd Hapiz was appointed to the Board on 8 May 2020. He is currently the Chairman of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee of the Company.
Datuk Dr. Abd Hapiz graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy in Organic Chemistry from Utah State University and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Nevada, USA, in 1980 and 1984 respectively.
He began his career at Dow Chemical (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. in 1985, holding a regional role for several years. He was appointed as the Managing Director of DuPont Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. in 1995 and subsequently, as the President/CEO of Petronas Chemicals Group Berhad from 2011 until he retired in 2014.
Datuk Dr. Abd Hapiz was appointed Chairman of ACC, a subsidiary of the Company, in March 2016. He is also an Independent Non-Executive Chairman of Perdana Petroleum Berhad, an Independent Non-Executive Director of MSM Malaysia Holdings Berhad as well as a board member of several private chemical companies in Malaysia and the United States.
Datuk Dr. Abd Hapiz is currently Chairman of the Chemical Industries Council of Malaysia (“CICM”) and a member of the National Science Council of Malaysia.
Maliki Kamal joined the Board on 28 October 2021. He is currently a member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee of the Company.
Maliki Kamal graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree at the international Islamic University Malaysia in 1987.
He began his career as an Advocate and Solicitor in December 1987, specialising in criminal laws with significant experiences in civil litigations, banking and conveyancing matters.
In June 1990, he joined Petroliam Nasional Berhad (“PETRONAS”) as a legal officer and has continued to serve in various senior management roles. Maliki Kamal's area of legal advisory has been predominantly in downstream business and corporate & commercial matters where he served as a Legal Head/General Counsel/Senior General Counsel for Petronas Penapisan (Terengganu) Sdn. Bhd.; Legal Corporate & Technology, Petronas Chemical Group Berhad; Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) Project; Legal - Finance and Corporate Secretarial and Legal Downstream and Finance and Technology prior to being appointed as the Vice President and Group General Counsel in June of 2017.
In January 2019, he was accorded the role of Senior Vice President and Group General Counsel. He served in this role until his retirement from PETRONAS in June 2021.
During his service, Maliki Kamal also sat as a Board Member and Company Secretary to various entities within the PETRONAS' Group of Companies (local and overseas) and has twice served as Company Secretary of PETRONAS.
Maliki Kamal has no directorship in other public companies or listed issuers.
Tan Sri Fuzi joined the Board on 19 September 2022. He is currently a member of the Audit Committee of the Company.
Tan Sri Fuzi graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from Universiti Malaya in 1983, obtained his Master in Anthropology and Sociology from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in 1991 and completed the Advance Management and Leadership Programmes from the SAID Business School at Oxford University, UK, in 2014.
Tan Sri Fuzi is a retired Inspector-General (“IGP”) of the Royal Malaysia Police Force (“PDRM”) where he had served for 35 years in various capacities.
He joined the Royal Malaysia Police in 1984 a Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police. After completing basic police training, he was attached to the Special Branch Department of PDRM from 1986 to 2009 where he served in various capacities, including Deputy Director of the Special Branch in 2007 where he was responsible for overseeing the management, financial, human resource and training functions of PDRM. In 2009, he was promoted as the Director of Special Task Force on Operation and Counter-Terrorism where he was responsible for overseeing all matters related to anti-terrorism, terrorist financing and money laundering in the country. In 2014, he served as the Director of the Management Department in Bukit Aman and was subsequently promoted as the Director of Special Branch in 2015 where he oversees the overall functions of the Special Branch, including recruitment and training.
In September 2017, he was promoted as the IGP, the highest-ranking position in PDRM, until his retirement in May 2019.
Currently, Tan Sri Fuzi is the Independent Non-Executive Chairman of Jaya Tiasa Holdings Berhad, Tropicana Corporation Berhad and SIAB Holdings Berhad.
Christina was appointed to the Board on 19 September 2022. She is currently the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Company.
Christina graduated with Bachelor of Business Studies (Accounting) degree from Deakin University, Australia in 1985. She is a Chartered Accountant and a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants; Fellow of CPA Australia; Fellow of Malaysian Institute of Management; Fellow of Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia; Qualified Risk Director, Institute of Enterprise Risk Practitioners; a member of ASEAN Chartered Professional Accountants and a member of Malaysian Institute of Corporate Governance.
Christina started her career in Ernst & Young (“EY”) Malaysia in 1985. During this period until 2001, she served in various capacities in EY LLP based in Atlanta, USA; EY International in London, UK and EY Asia Pacific Consulting. Her last held position was Director, Business Development, EY Malaysia.
In 2001, Christina founded Priority One group and was a Director of Priority One Tax Services Sdn. Bhd. until August 2022. From 2018 to 2019, she was appointed as a Senior Practice Fellow of Sunway Business School, Sunway University, Malaysia. She was a Board Director of KPJ Healthcare Berhad from 2018 to 2021.
Christina is currently the Senior Independent Director of UEM Sunrise Berhad and an Independent Non-Executive Director of Star Media Group Berhad. She sits on the Board of Malaysian Technology Development Corporation Sdn. Bhd.. She chairs the Industry Advisory Board, Sunway Business School, Sunway University.