Chairman/Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

LIM HUN SOON @ DAVID LIM, aged 61, was appointed to our Board as Independent Non-Executive Director on 1 December 2015.

Graduate from the University of Leeds with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 1978. He qualified as a member of the Institute of Taxation, United Kingdom in 1981 and as a Chartered Accountant in England and Wales in 1982. He returned to Malaysia in 1982 and was admitted as a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Malaysian Association of Certified Public.

He has had an extensive career at KPMG, spanning 33 years. He was also the Asian Anchor Practice representative for Marketing from 2000 to 2001, in which role he gained extensive and insightful knowledge from KPMG Global counterparts worldwide. He retired from KPMG in 2011.

He was appointed as a council member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales in May 2013 (the first time Malaysia was granted a seat in the Council) for a term of two (2) years which he had completed in June 2015, and was renewed for a further two (2) years’ terms up until May 2017.