GOOI SEONG CHNEH, male, aged 65, a Malaysian, was appointed to the Board of CCB on 15 September 1995. He is currently an Executive Director of CCB. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto, Canada in 1975 and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Ottawa, Canada in 1980. He is a member of the Professional Engineers Association of Alberta, Canada and was formerly a consultant with Campbell Engineering and Associates, Calgary, Canada for three (3) years from 1981 to 1983. He has extensive experience in construction site management and property development as well as oil palm and cocoa estate management. Since 1976, he has been a Director of SKL, a company which owns a controlling stake in CCB and KLR. He has been responsible for the development and management of oil palm and cocoa estates in Johor, Sabah & Sarawak since 1985. He is also a director of KLR and several other private companies.
Mr Gooi has no personal interest in any business arrangement involving CCB, except that he is deemed interested in the transactions entered into with SKL Group (excluding CCB) which are carried out in the ordinary course of business, by virtue of his directorship and shareholding in SKL. He has not been convicted of any offences within the past 5 years and has not been imposed with any public sanction or penalty by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year 2020. He attended all the five (5) Board meetings held during the financial year 2020.