Board of Directors
Datuk Seri Dr. Suleiman Bin MohamedIndependent Non-Executive Chairman
Datuk Seri Dr. Suleiman Bin Mohamed ("Datuk Seri Dr.Suleiman") is our Independent Non-Executive Chairman. He was appointed to the Board on 1 January 2015. He is the Chairman of both Nominating and Remuneration Committees and a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee.
He graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication Science from Universitas Negeri Padjadjaran Bandung, Indonesia in 1972 and he obtained a Doctorandus Degree in Journalism from the same university in 1974. Subsequently in 1999, he obtained a Doctor of Philosophy in Malay Literature Studies from University Kebangsaan Malaysia.
He started his career in 1974 when he joined Utusan Melayu as a journalist. In 1977, he joined Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka as a publicity officer. He then joined Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, Malaysia as a press secretary where he was involved in handling requests from newspapers reporters, drafting press releases and speeches for ministers and organising events from 1978 to 1980. In 1980, he joined the Ministry of Information, Malaysia as a senior press liaison officer where he acted as an adviser and spokesperson for the Minister of Ministry of Information, Malaysia.
Datuk Seri Dr. Suleiman was an elected Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for four (4) consecutive terms between 1986 and 2004. He also held the posts of Deputy Minister of Prime Minister's Department, Malaysia from 1987 to 1995, Deputy Minister of Ministry of Information, Malaysia from 1995 to 1999 and Deputy Minister of Ministry of Health, Malaysia from 1999 to 2004.
Datuk Seri Dr. Suleiman is the former Chairman of UNITAR International University, a position he has held since 2012. He also sits on the board of Alliance Foundation Malaysia.
Ng Aik ChuanManaging Director
Mr. Ng Aik Chuan ("Mr. AC Ng") is our co-founder and Managing Director. He was appointed to the Board on 18 January 2013. He is also a member of the Remuneration Committee.
He obtained the Malaysian Higher School Certificate in 1988 and began his career in Tiong Nam Trading & Transport (M) Sdn. Bhd., where he joined as a warehouse supervisor and left the company as a forwarding executive in 1995. In 1996, he joined Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency, a family-owned partnership which was then led by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam, where Mr. AC Ng was involved in the management and business functions of the company.
In 2002, the entire business operations of Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency were transferred to Xin Hwa Trading & Transport Sdn. Bhd. which was incorporated in 1997 by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam together with Mr. AC Ng and his brother, Ng Yam Pin. Since then, Mr. AC Ng has been actively involved in the management and day-today business operations of the Group. He has extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of the logistics industry in Malaysia and this has enabled our Group to broaden our range of logistics services towards becoming an integrated logistics service provider.
He is the son of Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam, a substantial shareholder of the Company and the brother of Ng Yam Pin, a substantial shareholder as well as the Executive Director of the Company.
Ng Yam PinExecutive Director
Mr. Ng Yam Pin ("Mr YP Ng") is our co-founder and Executive Director. He was appointed to the Board on 18 January 2013.
He obtained his Malaysian Skills Certificate as Automotive Panel Supervisor (Level 3), Commercial Vehicle Technician (Level 3), Motor Vehicle Technician (Level 3), Automotive Spray Painting Technician (Level 3) and Tyre Service Supervisor (Level 3) in 2002. In the same year, he also received certification for achieving supervisory level 3 based on the National Occupational Skills Standards from the National Vocational Training Council.
He worked as a contract driver for several transportation companies from 1988 to 1991. In 1992, he joined Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency, a family-owned partnership which was then led by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam, where Mr. YP Ng was involved in the day-to-day operations of the company and was primarily responsible for overseeing the delivery process and the charting of routes for drivers. In 2002, the entire business operations of Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency were transferred to Xin Hwa Trading & Transport Sdn. Bhd. which was incorporated in 1997 by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam together with Mr. YP Ng and his brother, Ng Aik Chuan.
He is the son of Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam, a substantial shareholder of the Company and the brother of Ng Aik Chuan, a substantial shareholder as well as the Managing Director of the Company.
Jory Leong Kam WengIndependent Non-Executive Director
Mr. Jory Leong Kam Weng ("Mr. Leong") is our Independent Non-Executive Director. He was appointed to our Board on 1 December 2013. He is the Chairman of Audit and Risk Management Committee and a member of the Nominating Committee.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Economics Degree and a Bachelor of Laws Degree from Monash University, Australia. He is a Fellow of CPA Australia and a Chartered Accountant of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He is also a certified mediator on the panel of the Malaysian Mediation Centre.
He was called to the Malaysian Bar in 1989. In February 1992, he joined TA Enterprise Berhad as the Group Legal Manager until July 1995. He was the Vice President of International Division of TA Enterprise Berhad from November 1993 to October 1995.
In between November 1995 to February 1997, he held the position of General Manager / Director of Credit Leasing Corporation Sdn. Bhd. He also held the post of Executive Director of TA Bank of Philippines, Inc from March 1997 to June 1998. From June 1998 to July 1999, he was the Chief Executive Officer of TA Securities Berhad. Since July 1999, he has been a Partner of Messrs Iza Ng, Yeoh & Kit as a practising Advocate and Solicitor.
He is an Independent Non-Executive Director of TA Enterprise Berhad, TA Global Berhad and Pecca Group Berhad, all of which are listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and an Independent Non-Executive Director of Tokio Marine Life Insurance Berhad. He also sits on the board of several public limited companies namely, Asian Outreach (M) Berhad and Pusat Penyayang KSKA and several private limited companies.
Datin Rahmah Binti MahmoodIndependent Non-Executive Director
Datin Rahmah Binti Mahmood ("Datin Rahmah") is our Independent Non-Executive Director. She was appointed to our Board on 1 January 2015. She is also a member of the Nominating Committee.
She graduated with a double degree, obtaining her Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing and Mass Communications from Syracuse University, New York in 1979. Subsequently in 1981, she obtained a Masters in Journalism specialising in Public Relations from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.
She started her career in 1983 when she joined S.M.A.S. (Holdings) Sdn. Bhd. as an executive director. She was involved in the administration and public relations functions of the company. She is currently a non-executive director of S.M.A.S. (Holdings) Sdn. Bhd. In 1988, she joined Syarikat Mahmood Ambak & Sons Sdn. Bhd. as a director. She is currently the Chairman and Managing Director of the company, positions she has held since 1995 and 1990, respectively. Subsequently in 1989, she co-founded Malaysian Automotive Lighting Sdn. Bhd. ("MAL"). She is currently a director and shareholder of MAL, assisting in marketing and public relations of the company.
From 2005 to 2010, she joined ZF Sales and Service (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. as a director where she was involved in the marketing functions of the company.
In 2006, Datin Rahmah co-founded Solarah Sdn. Bhd. She has been the director of the company since 2006 and is responsible for the marketing and sales of the products of the company.
Datin Rahmah is currently a director and shareholder of Solarah Sdn. Bhd. She is also the Independent Non-Executive Director of TA Enterprise Berhad and TA Global Berhad, which are both listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.
Liew Chek LeongIndependent Non-Executive Director
Mr. Liew Chek Leong ("Mr. Liew") is our Independent Non-Executive Director. He was appointed to our Board on 1 December 2013. He is a member of both Audit and Risk Management and Remuneration Committees.
He has been a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants ("ACCA") since 2001 and was admitted as a fellow member of ACCA in 2006. He was admitted as a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants ("MIA") in 2002.
He started his career in 1996 when he joined Tan Huai Leong & Co as an Audit Assistant. In 1997, he was attached to the southern branch of the MIA as a Trainee Accountant. Subsequently in 1999, he joined Beltontech Sdn. Bhd. as an Accounts and Administrative Manager where he was in charge of the accounts, finance, taxation, human resource and administrative matters. From 2004 to 2005, he was attached to Sestec Berhad as a Financial Controller and was actively involved in the company's corporate exercises, handling matters relating to corporate finance, accounts and taxation. He left Sestec Berhad to join Solid Corporation Sdn. Bhd. in 2005 as its Group Accountant. Subsequently, he joined Equator Biotech Berhad as an Accountant in 2006 before joining Tomypak Berhad, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tomypak Holdings Berhad, a company listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad as the Finance Manager in 2007. His experiences include overseeing the overall financial functions of the companies and advising on corporate matters.
Currently, Mr. Liew is the Finance Director of Tomypak Flexible Packaging Sdn. Bhd. and is responsible for the accounting and finance functions as well as assisting on matters relating to information technology, human resource and administration of the company. He is also a member of the Risk Management Committee of Tomypak Holdings Berhad.
- Save as disclosed above, none of the Directors have any family relationship with any Director and/or substantial shareholder of the Company.
- Save as disclosed above, none of the Directors sit on the board of any other public companies.
- None of the Directors have any conflict of interest with the Company.
- None of the Directors have been convicted for any offences within the past 10 years.