Mr. Gooi Seong Gum, male, 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’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Ottawa, Canada in 1980 and was an engineering consultant for Bobrowski & Partners, Calgary, Canada for one (1) year from 1982 to 1983. His experience covers oil palm and rubber estate management, property development and construction site management. Since 1980, he has been a Director of SKL, a company which owns a controlling stake in CCB and KLR. He has also been a director of KLPO Group since 1983 which is involved in palm oil milling. He currently sits on the Board 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.