Date : 12 January 2006

Change in Boardroom

AMWAY (MALAYSIA) HOLDINGS BERHAD

Date of change

12/01/2006
Type of changeRedesignation
Previous PositionNon-Executive Director
New PositionChairman
DirectorateIndependent & Non Executive
NameDato' Ab. Halim Bin Mohyiddin
Age59
NationalityMalaysian
QualificationsGraduated with a Bachelor of Economic (Accounting) from the University of Malaya in 1971 and thereafter joined Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia as a Faculty member of the Faculty of Economics. He obtained his Masters of Business Administration degree from University of Alberta , Edmonton, Alberta, Canada in 1973.
Working experience and occupation He retired from KPMG/KPMG Desa Megat & Co. on 1 October 2001, a firm he joined in 1977 and had his early accounting training in both Malaysia and United States of America. He was made partner of the Firm in 1985. At the time of his retirement, he was Partner in Charge of the Assurance and Financial Advisory Services Divisions and was also looking after the Secured e-Commerce Practice of the Firm. He has extensive experience in tax, audit, corporate turnaround and financial restructuring of various companies and has also acted as receiver and manager and liquidator for several companies during his tenure with KPMG.

He is currently the President of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“MICPA”), a Council Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (“MIA”) and a Fellow of the Malaysian Institute of Taxation. He sits on the Education Committee of the International Federation of Accountants (“IFAC”).
Directorship of public companies (if any)1) Arab-Malaysian Corporation Berhad
2) Bank Pembangunan & Infrastruktur Malaysia Berhad
3) Digi.Com Berhad
4) HeiTech Padu Berhad
5) Idaman Unggul Berhad
6) Idris Hydraulic (Malaysia) Berhad
7) KNM Group Berhad
8) Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Berhad
9) MCM Technologies Berhad
10) Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Berhad
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerNone
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries1,000 Ordinary Shares of RM1.00 each in Amway (Malaysia) Holdings Berhad


Announcement Info

Company NameAMWAY (MALAYSIA) HOLDINGS BERHAD  
Stock Name AMWAY    
Date Announced12 Jan 2006  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoCC-051230-43347