Date : 05 February 2007

Change in Boardroom

KPS CONSORTIUM BERHAD

Date of change

05/02/2007
Type of changeAppointment
DesignationNon-Executive Director
DirectorateIndependent & Non Executive
NameLee Whay Hoong
Age51
NationalityMalaysian
Qualifications1) Masters of Business Administration majoring in Banking & Finance - North Texas State University (1985); 2) Bachelor of Science (Honours) majoring in Chemistry - University Malaya (1979); 3) Diploma in Education - University Malaya (1980)
Working experience and occupation May 1980 - Aug 1983:
Joined as Chemist in the Jabatan Kimia Malaysia, Ipoh performing chemical analysis in the Forensic Laboratory. Head the Water Laboratory in Jan 1983.
Left to pursue a MBA degree.

Nov 1985 - May 1999:
Joined United Malayan Banking Corporation Bhd as a Credit Officer in Corporate Banking Dept. Handled all aspect of credit analysis and portfolio management for Corporate Banking. Promoted from trainee officer to Team Leader and Deputy Head of Dept as the last position. Left the Bank under the Voluntary Separation Scheme to join Business Focus Sdn Bhd.

June 1999- Oct 1999:
Joined Business Focus Sdn Bhd as Assistant General Manager in Finance. Left the company to join UP Multimedia Production Sdn Bhd.

Oct 1999 - Apr 2001:
Joined UP Multimedia Production Sdn Bhd as General Manager. Expanded scope of management to include MCS Microsystem Group to promote and market smart card in Aug 2000. Left to join Alliance Bank M'sia Bhd.

May 2001 - June 2006:
Joined Alliance Bank M'sia Bhd as Deputy General Manager handling recovery for major corporate accounts. Promoted to General Manager in Apr 2002 to head the task force for corporate recovery. Transferred to Corporate Banking in Apr 2003 to head business development for the property/ construction/ plantations/ services sectors.

Expanded scope of responsibiliity in Aug 2004 to take charge of home loan sales for the Bank until Dec 2005.

Transferred to Credit Underwriting as Action Head on April 2006 focusing on Treasury, Corporate and Institutional Banking.

Resigned in June 2006.

July 2006 to present:
Joined Malton Berhad as Senior General Manager in charge of Banking and Finance for the Group.

Other achievements:
Co authored a paper on management practices of multinational companies in developing countries that was presented in the Southern Management Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America in 1985.

Associate Member of the Institut Kimia Malaysia.
Directorship of public companies (if any)No
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerNo
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesNo


Announcement Info

Company NameKPS CONSORTIUM BERHAD  
Stock Name KPSCB    
Date Announced5 Feb 2007  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoKC-070129-34446