Date : 03 January 2008

Change in Boardroom

GD EXPRESS CARRIER BERHAD

Date of change

01/01/2008
Type of changeAppointment
DesignationChief Executive Officer
DirectorateExecutive
NameLeong Chee Tong
Age42
NationalitySingaporean
QualificationsHe holds a degree in Accountancy from the National University of Singapore
Working experience and occupation He started his career with Ernst & Young in Singapore in 1989. He then joined Tai Wee, a leading frozen food trading house in Singapore in 1991 before moving on to NHC Healthcare Cooperative as its Finance Manager in 1995 and later promoted to Group Financial Controller before joining GD Express Group in 2000 and had played a key role in GD Express' turnaround and success
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 Interest : 11,288,743 (4.39%) ordinary shares

Remarks :
Previous position was Deputy Chief Executive Officer. The appointment as the Chief Executive Officer is part of the succession planning needed for the group to move forward


Announcement Info

Company NameGD EXPRESS CARRIER BERHAD (MESDAQ Market) 
Stock Name GDEX    
Date Announced3 Jan 2008  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoC&-080103-3FE1B