Change in Boardroom


Date of change

Type of changeRedesignation
Previous PositionNon-Executive Director
New PositionVice Chairman
DirectorateNon Independent & Non Executive
NameKerk Chiew Siong
QualificationsSecondary School
Working experience and occupation He became a member of the Board of Directors on 4 October, 1991 and was appointed as an Executive Director on 3 August, 2000. He then was redesignated to Non-Executive Director on 1 February, 2003 before becoming Vice Chairman on 17 August, 2006. He was appointed as the Director of Hup Seng Perusahaan Makanan (M) Sdn. Bhd. on 12 March, 1981 and then as an Executive Director on 1 January, 1990 before being redesignated as Vice Chairman on 1 February, 2003. He was a Director of Hup Seng Hoon Yong Brothers Sdn. Bhd. on 15 February, 1988 and became the Deputy Managing Director on 1 January, 1990. Subsequently, he was redesignated to be an Executive Director on 1 February, 2003. He has more than 30 years of experience in the manufacturing and marketing of biscuits. As head of Quality Assurance and Business Development Department, he is responsible for devising strategies for market development and researching the potentials of the Group's products in existing as well as new markets. He also ensures the Group's biscuits manufacturing quality control system meets the MS ISO9001:2000 requirements.
Directorship of public companies (if any)Nil
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerHe is the brother of Kuo Choo Song, Keh (Kerk) Chu Koh and uncle of Kerk Chian Tung and Teo Lee Teck.
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesNil

Announcement Info

Stock Name HUPSENG    
Date Announced17 Aug 2006  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoHS-060817-58833