Mr. Tee Beng Thong, was appointed to the Board as an independent director on 1 January 2018.
Mr. Tee is an associate member of CPA Australia, and holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
Mr. Tee started his career with Coopers & Lybrand (now known as PwC – PricewaterhouseCoopers) in 1993. Thereafter, he took up the role as the General Manager responsible for the distributorship of global Fast Moving Consumer Brands in the Selangor region in 1995.
In 2000, he joined JW Williams & Associates Sdn Bhd as Senior Consultant/Partner, heading its FMCG and Financial Services Industry’s Executive Search assignments for Multinational Corporations in Malaysia, China, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan and Taiwan. In 2007, Mr. Tee took the leadership opportunity to spearheaded Australasia Talent Capital Market for JM Williams International’s expansion into Australia as Chief Executive Officer, based in Sydney.
Garnered 25 years of professional working experience and established network in the region, Mr. Tee currently heads Seek Executive Search Sdn Bhd and Seek Education Sdn Bhd. As the Group Managing Director, Mr. Tee brought his breadth of geographical experience and exposure to advise and consult with local and international clientele in confidentiality on how to attract and retain top-notch global talents, train and retrain local talents. He is a trusted advisor in C-Suite and Board succession planning and senior leadership development based on holistic appraisals of leaders’ competencies and potential.
Mr. Tee does not hold any interests in the securities of the Company or its subsidiaries nor has he any family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of the Company nor any conflict of interest with the Company.