Board of Directors


FOO SEN CHIN

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN
Malaysian

Foo is the co-founder of ECS ICT Berhad and assumed the position of Managing Director in 2000. He is a substantial shareholder of ECS ICT Berhad through his substantial shareholdings in Sengin Sdn. Bhd. He is also a Director of ECS Holdings Limited, which was previously listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange. He was elected as the Chairman of the Board of ECS ICT Berhad, carrying designation of "Executive Chairman" on 1 January 2015.

He began his career as an Engineer in 1972 with a commercial organisation in the electrical industry for 4 years in Ipoh. In 1977, he joined a multinational company in marketing technical products that included office automation and computer products. In 1982, he was appointed the General Manager of a computer bureau services company in Kuala Lumpur.

Foo has been active in the Information and Communications Technology industry in Malaysia for more than 30 years. He has served as a Councillor, Treasurer and Deputy Chairman in the Association of the Computer & Multimedia Industry of Malaysia ("PIKOM") from 1995 to 2005, and was appointed as an Advisor of PIKOM from 2006 onwards.

Foo has played a pivotal role in growing the Group to become one of the largest Information and Communications Technology distributors in Malaysia and established it as the leading distribution hub in supplying Information and Communications Technology products for Malaysia's knowledge based economy.

SOONG JAN HSUNG

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR / CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Malaysian

Soong began his career as a Sales Executive with ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd. in 1987. During the next seven years, Soong's hard work and dedication led to several promotions in sales and marketing position to become the General Manager in 1994. Soong was promoted to Executive Director in 2001 and was appointed as a Deputy Chief Executive Officer of ECS ICT Berhad on 1 January 2014. Subsequently, Soong has been promoted to Executive Director/ Chief Executive Officer of ECS ICT Berhad with effect from 1 January 2015 to lead and manage the Group, in conjunction with the elevation of Foo as the Executive Chairman of the Board.

Soong has more than 20 years of experience in the Information and Communications Technology distribution market. He is also an Executive Director of the subsidiary companies, namely, ECS Pericomp Sdn. Bhd., ECS Astar Sdn. Bhd., ECS KU Sdn. Bhd. and ECS KUSH Sdn. Bhd., Soong has been primarily responsible for the development of new sales and marketing strategies as well as the Information and Communications Technology product distribution and enterprise systems operations in ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd. and ECS ASTAR Sdn. Bhd.

Soong has contributed significantly to the Group in becoming the leading Information and Communications Technology hub in Malaysia.

TAY ENG HOE

NON-INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Singaporean

Tay was previously the Group Executive Chairman of ECS Holdings Limited. He is the founder of the ECS Holdings Limited and also ECS Computers (Asia) Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based subsidiary. He brings with him more than 30 years of experience in the Information and Communications Technology business. In August 2005, he was conferred the Public Service Medal by the President of the Republic of Singapore in recognition for his public services to the country. He is a representative of ECS Holdings Limited on the Board of ECS ICT Berhad.

He resigned as a member of the Nominating Committee on 21 May 2015.

WONG HENG CHONG

INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Malaysian

Wong began his working career in Coopers & Lybrand in Australia and in Malaysia. He had previously served as an Executive Director of ECS Holdings Limited, Boustead Singapore Limited, QAF Limited and Sunshine Allied Investments Limited. His working experience during the last 40 years spanned over diverse industries including Information Technology, engineering, food-manufacturing, retail and wholesale, trading and auditing.

On 21 May 2015, he was re-designated from the member to the Chairman of the Audit Committee and appointment as member of the Nominating Committee.

AHMAD SUBRI BIN ABDULLAH

INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Malaysian

Subri is a Director of KDU Management Development Centre Sdn. Bhd., Chairman of RCL International Sdn. Bhd., Director of SBI Offshore Limited, Singapore and is now serving as the Managing Director of Emerio (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., an NTT Communications Company.

Subri has more than 30 years of experience in the Insurance and Financial Services industry and has previously served as Chairman of the General Insurance Association of Malaysia, a Director of the Malaysian Insurance Institute and Malaysia Export Credit Insurance Bhd.

He was appointed as the member of the Audit Committee on 21 May 2015.

HO CHEE KIT

SENIOR INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Malaysian
ckho@ecsm.com.my

Ho has been re-designated as the Senior Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 21 May 2015.

Ho worked as an audit assistant in a commercial company in Sydney before returning to Malaysia in 1972. She was attached with a property company in Kuala Lumpur before proceeding to read law at Inner Temple, England in September 1975. She was called to the English Bar in June 1978 and Malaysian Bar in September 1979. Since then, she has been in private legal practice in Malaysia and is the consultant of a legal firm in Kuala Lumpur. She is an experienced lawyer specializing in corporate, banking and property law.

She has previously served as an Independent Director and member of the audit committee of Fiamma Holdings Berhad.

On 21 May 2015, she was re-designated from member to chairperson of the Nominating Committee and re-designated from chairperson to member of the Audit Committee

ONG WEI HIAM

NON-INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Malaysian

Ong was appointed as the Group Chief Executive Officer of ECS Holdings Limited on 1 January 2013 and was appointed as an Executive Director of the ECS Holdings Limited on 16 April 2012. Ong is concurrently the Group Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of VST Holdings Limited, the parent company of ECS Holdings Limited.

He was appointed as member of the Nominating Committee on 21 May 2015 and member of the Audit Committee on 5 August 2015.

Senior Management Team


FOO SEN CHIN

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

Foo is the co-founder of ECS ICT Berhad and assumed the position of Managing Director in 2000. He is a substantial shareholder of ECS ICT Berhad through his substantial shareholdings in Sengin Sdn. Bhd. He is also a Director of ECS Holdings Limited, which was previously listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange. He was elected as the Chairman of the Board of ECS ICT Berhad, carrying designation of "Executive Chairman" on 1 January 2015.

He began his career as an Engineer in 1972 with a commercial organisation in the electrical industry for 4 years in Ipoh. In 1977, he joined a multinational company in marketing technical products that included office automation and computer products. In 1982, he was appointed the General Manager of a computer bureau services company in Kuala Lumpur.

Foo has been active in the Information and Communications Technology industry in Malaysia for more than 30 years. He has served as a Councillor, Treasurer and Deputy Chairman in the Association of the Computer & Multimedia Industry of Malaysia ("PIKOM") from 1995 to 2005, and was appointed as an Advisor of PIKOM from 2006 onwards.Foo has played a pivotal role in growing the Group to become one of the largest Information and Communications Technology distributors in Malaysia and established it as the leading distribution hub in supplying Information and Communications Technology products for Malaysia's knowledge based economy.

SOONG JAN HSUNG

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Soong began his career as a Sales Executive with ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd. in 1987. During the next seven years, Soong's hard work and dedication led to several promotions in sales and marketing position to become the General Manager in 1994. Soong was promoted to Executive Director in 2001 and was appointed as a Deputy Chief Executive Officer of ECS ICT Berhad on 1 January 2014. Subsequently, Soong has been promoted to Executive Director/ Chief Executive Officer of ECS ICT Berhad with effect from 1 January 2015 to lead and manage the Group, in conjunction with the elevation of Foo as the Executive Chairman of the Board.

Soong has more than 20 years of experience in the Information and Communications Technology distribution market. He is also an Executive Director of the subsidiary companies, namely, ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd., ECS ASTAR Sdn. Bhd., ECS KU Sdn. Bhd. and ECS KUSH Sdn. Bhd., Soong has been primarily responsible for the development of new sales and marketing strategies as well as the Information and Communications Technology product distribution and enterprise systems operations in ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd. and ECS ASTAR Sdn. Bhd.

Soong has contributed significantly to the Group in becoming the leading Information and Communications Technology hub in Malaysia.

TEE ANG KUAN

GROUP GENERAL MANAGER

Tee was promoted to Group General Manager in 2015 in-charge of the overall distribution and services businesses of the Group. Previously, he was the General Manager of ECS ASTAR Sdn. Bhd. overseeing operations, namely, the design and development of business and marketing strategies, marketing and distribution of our ICT products, and sales staff management. Tee graduated with Bachelors of Art (Honours) majoring in Economics from the University of Malaya in 1985. After graduation, he began his career with a computer company in sales line. From 1986 to 1995, Tee worked with several ICT distributors in the sales and marketing of ICT products, such as notebook and desktop PCs, printers and software.

In 1996, he joined ECS ASTAR Sdn. Bhd. as a Business Manager and was promoted to General Manager in 1999. He has over 20 years of experience in the ICT distribution market. With his experience and knowledge, he has contributed significantly to the growth of our Group.

CHAN PUAY CHAI

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Chan was promoted to Chief Financial Officer of our Group in 2016 in-charge of financial planning and control, financial compliances, credit management, risk management, and other finance related functions. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (U.K.) and a registered Accountant with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

His past experiences include review of accounting systems, implementation of computerisation, management accounting, budgeting, financial analysis and its related functions. In 1995, Chan joined ECS KUSH Sdn Bhd. as a Finance Manager and was promoted to Financial Controller in 2005. He has been with our Group for 20 years. With his vast experience in finance industry, he has contributed significantly to the success of our Group.

CHUAH KEE HENG

GENERAL MANAGER, ECS ASTAR Sdn. Bhd.

Chuah was appointed as General Manager of ECS ASTAR Sdn. Bhd. in 2016 in-charge of the operations, namely, the design and development of business and marketing strategies, marketing and distribution of our ICT products, and sales staff management.

He graduated with a Degree in Business Administration from Upper IOWA University, USA in 1998. From 1991 to 2016, Chuah worked with several ICT distributors and players in the ICT industry before joining the Group in mid-2016. With his vast experience in ICT industry, he will contribute significantly to the success of our Group.

CHANG YEW HWA

GENERAL MANAGER, ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd.

Chang was promoted to General Manager of ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd. in 2015 in-charge of the in-charge of the operations, namely, the design and development of business and marketing strategies, marketing and distribution of our ICT products, and sales staff management. Previously, he was the General Manager of Marketing in ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd.. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Portland State University, U.S.A, in 1988. In 1991, he joined ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd. as Product Manager and subsequently promoted to Group Product Manager in 1997, Marketing Manager in 1998, Assistant General Manager in 2001 and General Manager in 2008.

TAN SAY MENG

GENERAL MANAGER, ECS KU Sdn. Bhd.

Tan is the General Manager of ECS KU Sdn. Bhd.. He obtained a MBA majoring in e-Commerce from Charles Sturt University, Australia in 1999. He began his career with a computer company as a Technician in 1988 in charge of repair and service activities of point-of-sales systems and computers. In 1990, he joined ECS PERICOMP Sdn. Bhd. as a Technician and was promoted to Senior Technician in 1991, Technical Supervisor in 1992, Assistant Technical Manager in 1996, Technical Manager in 1997 and Group Technical Manager in 2001. Since 2006, he has held the position of General Manager of ECS KU Sdn. Bhd. in charge of IT sales and services.

Management Team


Foo Lek Choong

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Foo is the Chief Technology Officer of our group responsible for the overall IT strategy and technology implementations within the group. A graduate from Cornell University in 1998 with a degree in Electrical Engineering, he brings a combined 15 years of experience in systems Integration of LAN/WAN systems in the ICT industry and market engagement strategies including product development, management and product life-cycle evolution in a national Tier-1 Telco/ISP environment. In his previous roles in the Telco industry, his responsibilities included partnership and alliance management, engagement in analysis and strategic direction of corporate strategy and various market engagement strategies. Foo’s experience extends to product development, management, and service life-cycle sustenance with in-depth experience relating to wired and wireless broadband access services.

Chin Sai Leong

SENIOR LOGISTIC MANAGER

Chin is the Senior Logistics Manager of our Group responsible for the entire warehouse operation of the Group. He obtained a Certificate in Electronics from TAR College in 1979 and joined an electronic company as a Technician, providing technical services to customers. He joined a trading company in 1990 as a Service Supervisor in-charge of assisting and supervising the service team. In 1985, he joined ECS Kush as a Service Supervisor and subsequently promoted to Technical Manager in 1991, Logistics Manager in 1997 and Senior Logistics Manager in 2006.

Wee Ailin

SENIOR INVENTORY MANAGER

Wee is the Senior Inventory Control Manager of our Group responsible for the inventory management of the Group. She graduated with a Diploma in Accounting from the International Institute of Commerce, Malaysia in 1977. In 1983, she joined a multinational company as an Administrative Executive before joining ECS Kush as an Administration Manager in 1995. She was later promoted to Inventory Manager in 2005.

Yee Chee Yoon

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER

Yee is the Human Resource Manager of our Group responsible for the Human Resource management. She graduated with an Advanced Diploma in Business Administration from Stamford College in 2001 and a Diploma in Human Resource Management from Malaysia Institute of Human Resource Management in 2004. In 1994, she joined a local Bank as a Personal Assistant and was subsequently promoted to Human Resource Officer in 1997. In 2002, she joined a multinational company as an Associate Officer assisting in all HR matters. In 2009, she joined a computer company as a Human Resource & Admin Manager prior joining ECS Kush as a Human Resource Manager in 2014.

Lwee Wen Ling

CORPORATE SERVICES MANAGER/COMPANY SECRETARY

Lwee is the Corporate Services Manager and Joint Company Secretaries of the Group responsible for the overall corporate affairs, investor relations and corporate secretarial functions within the Group. She was elected as an Associate Member of the Malaysian Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in year 2006. She obtained Diploma in Business Studies (Business Administration) and Advance Diploma in Commerce (Business Management) in year 2000 and 2002 respectively from Tunku Abdul Rahman College. She started her career in a management services firm providing secretarial and accounting services to corporate clients. In 2009, she joined ECS KUSH as Senior Executive Secretary responsible of corporate affairs, investors relations and administrative support of the Group.

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