Date : 27 February 2007

Change in Boardroom


Date of change

Type of changeVacation of Office
DesignationExecutive Director
NameTan Sri Dato' Dr Abdullah Mohd Tahir
QualificationsBachelor of Economics (Hons) from University of Malaya (1970), MBA in Finance from Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium (1975) and PhD in Economics from American University of Washington DC (1985)
Working experience and occupation Tan Sri Dato' Dr Abdullah Mohd Tahir currently is the Chairman of the Malaysian Rubber Board and the Chairman of the Malaysian Furniture Promotion Council. Having served the Government of Malaysia for 34 years, Tan Sri Abdullah retired, after a two-year extension of service, on the 10th of February 2005.Tan Sri Abdullah had served in senior positions while in the civil service, amongst others as the Director of Trade and Industry in the Economic Planning Unit of the Prime Minister's Department (1986 - 1990), Deputy Secretary General of the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (1990 - 1997), Secretary General of the Ministry of Entrepreneurial Development (1997 - 2000) and the Secretary General of the Ministry of Primary Industries (2000 - 2005) (now renamed as the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities).
Directorship of public companies (if any)Bank Islam Berhad and APL Industries Berhad
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 subsidiariesNil

Announcement Info

Stock Name EKOWOOD    
Date Announced27 Feb 2007  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoKK-070227-6F312