Date : 28 February 2006

Change in Boardroom

FACB INDUSTRIES INCORPORATED BERHAD

Date of change

01/03/2006
Type of changeAppointment
DesignationChairman
DirectorateIndependent & Non Executive
NameDatuk Seri Panglima Abdul Kadir bin Haji Sheikh Fadzir
Age66
NationalityMalaysian
QualificationsBarrister-at-Law, Lincoln's Inn, London, 1970
Working experience and occupation Datuk Seri Kadir was Minister of Information prior to his resignation from the Cabinet on 14 February 2006. He is a lawyer by profession, having practised as a partner in the legal firms Hisham, Sobri & Kadir and Kadir, Khoo & Aminah from 1974 to 1982 and 1987 to 1990 respectively.

Datuk Seri Kadir had been holding full-time positions with the Federal Government since 1970 beginning as political secretary, parliamentary secretary, deputy minister and minister in various ministries almost continuously until his resignation as Minister of Information.

Datuk Seri Kadir was Minister of Culture, Arts and Tourism for 5 years before his appointment as Minister of Information in 2004. During his tenure as Minister of Culture, Arts and Tourism, he was also the Chairman, Tourism Promotion Board Malaysia.
Directorship of public companies (if any)Karambunai Corp Bhd
Petaling Tin Berhad
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerYes
Datuk Seri Kadir is the uncle of Tuan Haji Harun bin Haji Faudzar, an independent non executive director of the Company
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesNil


Announcement Info

Company NameFACB INDUSTRIES INCORPORATED BERHAD  
Stock Name FACBIND    
Date Announced28 Feb 2006  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoFI-060227-43865