Date : 06 March 2006

Change in Boardroom


Date of change

Type of changeAppointment
DirectorateIndependent & Non Executive
NameChua Carmen
Qualifications2001-2004: London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
BSC Economics: First Class Honours
1999-2001: Benenden School, Kent UK
A' Levels: Grade A in Economics, Mathematics and Further Mathematics
1986-1999: Garden International School, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
IGCSE's: Grade A in Business Studies and Foreign Language Malay. Grade A in First Language English, Economincs, History, Mathematics, Accounting. Grade B in English Literature.
Working experience and occupation 2004 - current : Waterfront Group, Kuala Lumpur
- Project management of condominium ONE KL; responsible for entire development process: design development stage through to construction stage, including the Sales & Marketing strategy
- Managed a portfolio of funds
- Managed the incubator & private equity fund; and actively participated in the venture capital industry, including the judging of the MVCA competitions
Summer 2003 : UBS Investment Bank, Singapore
- Conducted due diligence on a prominent Indonesian bank
- Assisted in the rights issue of a Singapore-listed conglomerate
- Analysed and proposed structure of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) to a Singapore-listed company with an extensive landbank
- Prepared daily reports on activity and performance of the Singapore Straits Index
Summer 2002 : Deutsche Bank, Research, Kuala Lumpur
- Contributed to the product Health Check-up on Malaysia
- Drew up corporate structures of over a hundred companies and the tycoons of Malaysia
- Researched, compiled and mapped statistics of Malaysia's political history since independence
- Developed a more representative method of calculating inflation for Malaysia
- Assisted analysts in their daily routines, and attended Morning Meetings
Summer 2001 : Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia, Kuala Lumpur
- Organised the Investors' Forum held in Kuala Lumpur
- Liaised with clients and representatives from companies participating
- Compiled presentations
Summer 2000 : Business Times & Asian Wall Street Journal, Kuala Lumpur
- Published an article on the motor industry in the Business Times
- Attended press conferences and interviewed key management personnel
Summer 1999 : Merrill Lynch, Research, Kuala Lumpur
Directorship of public companies (if any)Nil
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerNil
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesDirect holding of 3,529,800 Ordinary Shares of RM0.50 each in the capital of Furniweb Industrial Products Berhad

Announcement Info

Stock Name FURNWEB    
Date Announced6 Mar 2006  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoCC-060302-33596