LEOW PEEN FONG

Independent Non Executive Director


Leow Peen Fong, aged 61, was appointed to our Board as an Independent and Non Executive Director on 2 March 2018.

BOARD OF COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS

  • Audit Committee (Member)

QUALIFICATION

  • Bachelor of Arts (Economics), University Malaya
  • Diploma in Public Administration, INTAN
  • Masters of Arts (Development Economics), Williams College, USA
  • Advanced Management Program, INSEAD

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Leow Peen Fong brings with her over 30 years of technical and managerial experience. She first started in the Ministry of Health from 1981 to 1988 and later served under the Ministry of Finance (MOF) from 1988 to 2007. At MOF, she held various technical and management roles in several divisions including the Finance and the MOF Inc Companies Coordinating, Privatisation and Public Enterprises Division where she was involved with the restructuring of the public transport sector, corporate debt restructuring of several privatized projects during the Asian financial crisis of 1997/1998 and the water industry reforms. Following her involvement with the water industry reforms from its conception, she was appointed as the Director of Regulatory Reforms & Integration Division of the Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara ("SPAN"), the national regulator for water services, in 2007 and promoted to Executive Director, Economic and Social Regulatory Department (2011-2016) and Chief Operating Officer (2016-2017). At SPAN she was involved in determining the policy and direction as well as the implementation of the Malaysian water services industry reforms under the framework of the Water Services Industry Act 2006.

DIRECTORSHIPS IN OTHER PUBLIC COMPANIES

  • Nil