Change in Boardroom

HO WAH GENTING BERHAD

Date of change 03 Jun 2019
Name MR BERNARD LIM SOON CHIANG
Age 47
Gender Male
Nationality Malaysia
Designation Independent Director
Directorate Independent and Non Executive
Type of change Appointment

Qualifications

No
Qualifications
Major/Field of Study
Institute/University
Additional Information
Professional Qualification
Accountancy
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants ("ACCA")
Emile Woolf, London

Working experience and occupation
Mr. Bernard Lim Soon Chiang has 26 years of working experience in the areas of accounting, finance and taxation, the past 20 years of which were in the Construction and Property Development industry.

He began his career with Messrs Ernst & Young as Executive and subsequently, Hong Leong Bank Berhad where he was attached to the Accounting, Treasury and Planning Division.  He then moved into the construction sector through his involvement with the construction arm of Tanming Berhad where he spearheaded the Finance Department and rose through the ranks to become the Group Financial Controller of Tanming Berhad.

Mr. Bernard Lim Soon Chiang then joined a subsidiary of Gabungan AQRS Bhd as Finance Director in 2002 and was subsequently promoted as the Chief Financial Officer of Gabungan AQRS Bhd Group in 2012.  He was instrumental in spearheading Gabungan AQRS Bhds Initial Public Offering which took place in 2012.  He left Gabungan AQRS Bhd on 28 December 2017.

He is currently a principal consultant in BQIE Consultancy Sdn Bhd, a consulting company which offers services in relation to business strategy, corporate restructuring, fund raising etc.
Directorships in public companies and listed issuers (if any)
nil
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer
nil
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer
nil
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries
nil




Announcement Info

Company Name HO WAH GENTING BERHAD
Stock Name HWGB
Date Announced 04 Jun 2019
Category Change in Boardroom
Reference Number C03-03062019-00003