Date : 14 April 2008

Change in Boardroom


Date of change

Type of changeResignation
DesignationNon-Executive Director
DirectorateIndependent & Non Executive
NameDato Dr. Omar @ S Omar Bin Abdul Rahman
QualificationsHe graduated with a Bachelor in Veterinary Science from University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. He also holds a Master Degree in Veterinary Science from University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada. In 1977, he became a Member of Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (MRCVS), London.
Working experience and occupation Upon graduation, he joined Universiti Pertanian Malaysia (presently known as Universiti Putra Malaysia) as a lecturer from 1974 to 1981. In 1981, he was promoted to the position of Associate Professor and later, the position of Professor in 1993. In 2001, he retired as professor and dean of the Faculty Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia. Presently, he is a lecturing professor and freelance speaker. He is also a director of Al Amoudi Middle East Alliance Sdn Bhd, a company providing education and tourism services. Among his current positions are President Elect of the Malaysian Association of Professional Speakers, Fellow of the Academy Sciences Malaysia and Fellow of Malaysian Scientific Association.
Directorship of public companies (if any)None
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerNone
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries5,000 ordinary shares of RM0.25 each in Guan Chong Berhad

Announcement Info

Stock Name GUANCHG    
Date Announced14 Apr 2008  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoCM-080325-59605