Board of Directors

 

Owee Geok Choon

Male, aged 50, Malaysian, was appointed to the Board of Dominant on 18 April 2003. He was appointed as Deputy Managing Director on 1 January 2010 and was redesignated as Deputy Managing Director cum Chief Executive Officer on 25 February 2015. On 1 September 2018, he was promoted to Managing Director. He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting from Monash University, Australia in 1993.  He started his career with AIPL as an Export Marketing Executive. With his dedication and ability, he was later offered the position of General Manager in CTSB in 1996. Apart from overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Group, he is also responsible for the business development and implementation of marketing strategies for DEB.

 

 


Teo Yu Chin

Male, aged 40, Malaysian, was appointed to the Board of Dominant on 1 October 2013.  He graduated with a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University, USA in 2002. He started his career with United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Berhad as Commercial and Corporate Banker in 2003. In 2007, he joined Vermi Industries Sdn. Bhd. as General Manager. He joined Dominant on 1 January 2013 and is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of AIPL and FWTCL.

 



Cha Shi Jiu

Female, aged 42, Singaporean, She was appointed as Alternate Director to Mr Cha Aku Wai @ Sia Ah Kow with effect from 1 February 2019 and redesignated as Executve Director on 01 October 2020. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Hons), Actuarial Science from the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK in 2001. She started her career in Singapore as an actuarial analyst with a consulting firm, Watson Wyatt Insurance Consulting Pte. Ltd. Subsequently, she worked in two multinational insurance companies namely Prudential Singapore and Allianz Singapore. Before joining a social enterprise Singapore insurer and NTUC Income Co-operative, she worked as a senior manager in the Chief Actuary Office. Her roles included regulatory financial reporting, risk management and compliance, as well as corporate finance projects.

 


 

Johnson Kandasamy A/L David Nagappan

Male, aged 60, Malaysian, was appointed to the Board of Dominant on 1 November 2004. He started his career in accountancy in 1981 as an audit trainee with a local accounting firm. Prior to establishing his own accounting firm, JK David & Co. in 2002, he served in various capacities in two other local accounting firms. He is a Chartered Accountant registered with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, an approved tax agent and a Chartered Tax Practitioner registered with the Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia and also a Certified Financial Planner.

 



Noor Hazelin Binti Hashim

Female, aged 49, Malaysian, was appointed to the Board of Dominant on 28 February 2017. She graduated with a Bachelor of Law (Honours) from International Islamic University of Malaysia in 1995 and was admitted in Malaysian Bar in 1996. She is the founder and managing partner of Hazelin & Associates since 1997.

 



Han Hing Siew

Male, aged 63, Malaysian, was appointed to the Board of Dominant on 1 June 2018. He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Accounting from the University of Otago New Zealand in 1981. He is a Chartered Accountant registered with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants since 1992. He is a Certified Financial Planner registered with the Financial Planning Association of Malaysia since 2003.

 

He joined AmInvestment Bank Berhad (formerly Arab-Malaysian Merchant Bank Berhad) in 1991 and retired in 2016. He has served as Head of Investment Banking for the Southern Region which encompassed Corporate Advisory services (for Corporate Finance & Debt Capital Market), Corporate Loans, Treasury Solutions and Stockbroking services. Prior to joining AmInvestment Bank Berhad, he was with Hong Leong Finance Berhad.

 



Waldersee Chan Chung Ching

Male, aged 45, Malaysian, was appointed as the Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Dominant on 1 April 2011 and redesignated as Non Executive Chairman on 1 Oct 2020. He graduated with a Bachelor of Laws from University College London, UK in 1999 and is a qualified lawyer in Singapore and Malaysia. He currently servesas the Head of Legal & Compliance for Guy Carpenter for the Asia Pacific region.

 



Tan Yin Beng

Male, age 67, Malaysian, appointed as the Independent Non-Executive Director Dominant on 1 Oct 2020. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Hons) from Portsmouth University (Formerly Portsmouth Polytechnic), England United Kingdom.He joined Panasonic System Networks Malaysia Sdn Bhd in March 1979 since inception. A total of 38 years 4 months from construction of factory as a trainee Engineer in 1979 progressively promoted until the position as Managing Director for 8 years and last 3 years as Senior Executive Advisor. He also a member of Fellow Institution of Engineer Malaysia(FIEM).