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Tan Sri Dato' Sri Lim Hock San,
PSM, SSAP, DSSA, JP

Age 64, Malaysian

Executive Chairman of LBS Bina Group Berhad (Non-Independent Executive Director)

Tan Sri Lim graduated with First Class Honours in Civil Engineering from the University of Wales, the United Kingdom, in 1982. Upon his return to Malaysia, he joined the family business that then comprised lorry transportation and construction activities. Within two decades, the company had expanded to include holdings in the property development, insurance and tourism industries.

Tan Sri Lim was appointed the Managing Director of LBS on 6 December 2001. Combining excellent entrepreneurial skills with acquired management and technical experience, he has led LBS Group to become a leading player in the property development industry. On 1 March 2021, Tan Sri Lim was appointed as the
Executive Chairman of LBS, following Dato’ Seri Lim Bock Seng’s retirement.

With excellent entrepreneurship, acquired management skills and experienced technical expertise, Tan Sri Lim became the Key Leader and spearheaded LBS Group to become one of the leading players in the property development industry.

These outstanding accolades were awarded personally to Tan Sri Lim:-
  • Second Prize in the British Steel Corporation Competition for Design in Hollow Steel Section, 1982
  • The inaugural Platinum Entrepreneur Award by SMI Association of Malaysia, 2011
  • Prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year by Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards (APEA), 2012
  • Best Company for Leadership of Property Development of the Year by International Alternative Investment Review (IAIR) Awards, 2014
  • World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES) Lifetime Achievement Award for continued efforts in enhancing bilateral relations between Malaysia and China (Guangdong Province), 2015
  • The BrandLaureate Hall of Fame – Lifetime Achievement Brand Icon Leadership Awards by Asia Pacific Brands Foundations, 2015
  • Global Best Company for Leadership of Property Development of the Year by International Alternative Investment Review (IAIR) Awards, 2016
  • Most Affluent Chinese Entrepreneur Awards, 2016
  • Property Insight Prestigious Developer Awards (PIPDA) – Personality of the Year, 2017
  • Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability Awards (ACES) – Outstanding Leader in Asia, 2017
  • Special Distinguished Award for Promotion of China-ASEAN Relations at the 9th World Chinese Economic Summit (WCES), 2017
  • Worldwide Excellence Award (WEA) – Person of the Year, 2017
  • Queen Victoria Commemorative Medal by The Europe Business Assembly, 2017
  • 8th Global Leadership Awards 2018 – Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018
  • The BrandLaureate Prominent Business Brand Awards: Most Eminent – Prominent Business Brand Leadership Award, 2018
  • The BrandLaureate Special Edition World Awards: BrandLaureate World Brandpreneur Hall of Fame – Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018
  • FIABCI Malaysia Property Award – Property Man of the Year, 2018
  • Des Prix Infinitus Asean Property Award 2019 – Lifetime Achievement, 2019
  • Property Insight Prestigious Developers Awards (PIPDA) 2019 – Lifetime Achievement Award, 2019
  • iProperty Development Excellence Awards (iDEA) 2019 – Innovative Leader of the Year, 2019
Being a philanthropist and an active advocate of social and community works, Tan Sri Lim sits on the board of these organisations:-
  • Chairman, Board of Governors of SMJK Katholik
  • Chairman, Board of Governors of SJK (C) Tun Tan Siew Sin
  • Chairman, Selangor/ K.L Lim Clansmen Association
  • President, The Federation of Hokkien Associations Malaysia
  • President, Malaysia-Guangdong Chamber of Investment Promotion
  • Honorary Life President, Persekutuan Persatuan-Persatuan Ann Koai Malaysia
  • Honorary Life President, Persatuan Anxi Selangor Dan W.P. Kuala Lumpur
  • Deputy President, The Federation of Malaysia Lim Associations
  • Vice President, Fujian Overseas Exchanges Association 6th Council
  • Vice President, The World Lin’s Association
  • Honorary Life Chairman, Board of Governors of SJK (C) Sungai Way
  • Honorary Life Chairman, Selangor Petaling Business & Industry Association
  • Honorary Chairman, Rumah Berhala Leng Eng Tian
  • Honorary Life President, Gabungan Persatuan Cina Petaling Jaya, Selangor
  • Honorary President, Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce
  • Honorary President, Malaysia-China Silk Road Entrepreneurs Association
  • Honorary President, The Federation of Malaysian Clans and Guilds Youth Association
  • Honorary President, Catholic High School Alumni Association
  • Honorary President, Persatuan Penganut Tho Guan Sen
  • Honorary President, Young Malaysians Movement
  • Honorary Life Adviser, The Federation of Chinese Associations Malaysia
  • Honorary Life Adviser, Tan Kah Kee Educational Charity Foundation
  • Honorary Adviser, The Federation of Malaysia Chinese Surname Association
  • Honorary Adviser, Gabungan Persatuan Keturunan Cina Negeri Sembilan
  • Adviser, Persatuan Ko Chow Sungai Way
  • Adviser, Kelab Sungai Way
  • Adviser, Majlis Pembangunan Sekolah Menengah Jenis Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • Advisory Committee, Malaysia China Mergers & Acquisitions Association
  • Overseas Representative of the 17th People’s Congress of Quanzhou, China
  • Overseas Representative, The 5th Session of The 12th Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference 2017
  • Overseas Representative, Fujian Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference 2015
  • Committee, The 6th China Overseas Exchange Association
  • Committee, China Federation 10th Plenary Session
  • Committee, Fujian Provincial Federation
  • Committee, The 5th China Overseas Friendship Association

Tan Sri Lim holds directorship of several subsidiaries in the LBS Group. He is an Executive Vice Chairman of MGB Berhad.

Tan Sri Lim is a brother of Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan (Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer), Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing (Executive Director) and Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang (Executive Director). He is also a substantial shareholder of the Company.

Datuk Wira
Lim Hock Guan, JP

Age 60, Malaysian

GROUP MANAGING DIRECTOR/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (Non-Independent Executive Director)

Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan was appointed as Executive Director of LBS on 6 December 2001. Subsequently, he was re-designated as Managing Director of LBS on 1 March 2021. On 14 January 2022, Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan was re-designated as Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of LBS. He holds a degree in Civil Engineering from the Tennessee Technology University, USA. Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan started his career as a Civil Engineer upon his graduation.

With over 30 years of extensive experience in the field of property development and construction, Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan is in charge of the Group’s projects as he is one of the major driving forces behind the LBS Group’s successful implementation of projects in the Klang Valley.

He is also the Chairman of the Risk Management Committee and member of the ESOS Committee in LBS. He also sits on the board of MGB Berhad, a listed company as an Group Managing Director and several subsidiaries of the Group.

Being active in community works and non-profit-making organisation, he is the Vice President of Malaysia-Guangdong Chamber of Investment Promotion. He is also a qualified sharpshooter from National Riffle Association, Washington D.C.

Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan is a brother of Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Lim Hock San (Executive Chairman), Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing (Executive Director) and Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang (Executive Director). He is also a substantial shareholder of the Company.

Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri
Lim Hock Sing, JP

Age 59, Malaysian

Executive Director (Non-Independent Executive Director)

Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing was appointed as Executive Director of LBS on 6 December 2001. He obtained his Bachelor of Accounting Degree from Eastern Washington University in 1989. Upon his graduation, he started practicing as an audit supervisor at Khoo & Co, a local public accounting firm. He was appointed Director of LBS Bina in 1991 and has been entrusted with LBS Group’s interests in the states of Pahang and Johor.

Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing has devoted his professional career into LBS Group with his accountancy background and with over 30 years of experience in property development, he has contributed invaluable aptitude in matters of finance, marketing and real estate evaluation. He is active in the day-to-day operation of the Group.

Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing’s advocacy of community development and environmental conservation is reflected in his position as one of the Trustees in Sultan Ahmad Shah Environment Trust (SASET) since 2012. He is also a contributing member of Persatuan Warga Cinta Negara Malaysia (PENCINTA), and engaged in central roles for organisations such as the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Malaysia (PUUM) and Sungai Way Hokkien Association.

Being an active advocate of social and community works, Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing sits on the board of the following organisations:
  • Chairman of Board of Governors of SJK (C) Sungai Way
  • Chairman of Persatuan Penganut Agama Buddha Kunzang Chokhor Ling Selangor
  • President of Sungai Way Hokkien Association

He is a committee member of the Malaysia-Kuwait Business Council, an organisation formed under the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE).

Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing was awarded the rank of Honorary Major in the 505th Regiment of The Reserve Army of Malaysia by K.D.Y.T.M. Tengku Mahkota Pahang, Tengku Abdullah Al-Haj Ibni Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah in 2012.

He also sits on the board of several subsidiaries of the Group.

Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing is a brother to Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Lim Hock San (Executive Chairman), Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan (Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer) and Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang (Executive Director).

Dato'
Lim Mooi Pang

Age 55, Malaysian

Executive Director (Non-Independent Executive Director)

Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang was appointed as Executive Director of LBS on 16 July 2009. She graduated with an Honours Degree in Management Studies from the University of Waikato, New Zealand. She began her career with Messrs. Ernst & Young New Zealand where she attained her qualifications as a member of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants. She is a Fellow Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Prior to her current position, Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang was the Director of Finance and Administration with Speedline Technologies, an American multi-national company based in Singapore. Subsequently, she joined LBS and managed the Group’s investments in Zhuhai, China known as Zhuhai International Circuit Ltd (ZIC). Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang continues to be the Vice Chairman of ZIC.

She is currently responsible for LBS Group’s several corporate functions mainly in Accounts and Finance, Human Resource, Sales and Marketing, Program Management Office, Special Project Office, Legal, Hotel, Retail and Secretarial & Corporate Affairs.

Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang also sits on the board of several subsidiaries of the Group. In addition, she is the Chairperson of the Sustainability Committee and a Member of the Risk Management Committee in LBS.

Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang is a sister of Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Lim Hock San (Executive Chairman), Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan (Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer) and Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing (Executive Director).

Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum
Bin Haji Mohamed

Age 65, Malaysian

Director (Senior Independent Non-Executive Director)

Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum bin Haji Mohamed was appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director of LBS on 20 August 2013 and was re-designated as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director on 19 April 2014.

Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum holds a Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) Degree from the UKM, Malaysia. He also holds a certificate in Business Management from AIM, Manila. He obtained his Master Degree from EUI, Ireland and graduated with a doctorate in Environmental Studies from University Utara Malaysia in 2015.

He started his career as officer with Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) from 1982 to 1986 and was appointed as the Deputy Director of MARA in the states of Negeri Sembilan from 1987 to 1989 and Sabah from 1989 to 1992. He was a Special Officer to YB Chairman of MARA from 1992 to 1995 prior to his appointment as Principal Secretary to the Deputy Minister of the Prime Minister’s Department from 1995 to 1998.

A former Chairman of Lembaga Pelesenan Kenderaan Perdagangan (CVLB) Semenanjung Malaysia from 2004 to 2006 and Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum was also appointed as Chairman of UDA Holding Berhad from 2006 to 2008. Presently, he is the Executive Chairman of a privately owned company involved in construction.

Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum is Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and member of the Audit Committee and the ESOS Committee in LBS.

Datuk
Lim Si Cheng

Age 72, Malaysian

Director (Independent Non-Executive Director)

Datuk Lim Si Cheng was appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director of LBS on 20 August 2013. He also sits on the Board of MAG Holdings Berhad, as Independent Non-Executive Director.
Datuk Lim began his career as a journalist in 1968. From 1982 to 1990, he was a State Assemblyman of Bandar Segamat and Exco Member of Johor State Government from 1986 to 1990. He was appointed as Political Secretary to the Minister of Transport, Malaysia from 1990 to 1995. Following this, he was elected as Member of Parliament Kulai, Johor for three consecutive terms from 1995 to 2008. Datuk Lim then moved to the House of Representatives in Parliament Malaysia and served as Deputy Speaker from 1999 until February 2008. He was a member of the Malaysian Pepper Board from 2008 to 2011.

Datuk Lim is very active in community works of various charitable organisations and presently sits on the board of the following organisations:
  • Council member of University Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • Trustee in Huaren Education Foundation
  • Trustee in Chang Ming Thien Foundation
  • Committee member of Malaysia Mental Literacy Movement

Datuk Lim is a member of the Audit Committee, Nomination and Remuneration Committee and the ESOS Committee in LBS.

Dato’ Yong Lei Choo

Age 60, Malaysian

Director (Independent Non-Executive Director)

Dato’ Yong Lei Choo was appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director of LBS on 14 January 2022. She also sits on the Board of Red Ideas Holdings Berhad, as Independent Non-Executive Director.

Dato’ Yong holds an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Arts (Population Studies) from University of Malaya and a Master’s Degree in Science (Human Resource Development) from Western Carolina University, North Carolina, USA.

She had a distinguished career in the Royal Malaysian Police Force for nearly 36 years before retiring from the Force on 27 October 2021 as Deputy Chief Police Officer of Kuala Lumpur. Notable achievements of Dato’ Yong in the Police Force include being the first female Head of Special Branch in the Petaling Jaya Police District (1998); first Chinese woman with the rank of Senior Assistant Commissioner (2009); first female Special Branch Chief of Penang Police Contingent (2015) and in the Malaysia Special Branch’s history, first female Assistant Principal Director of the Malaysia Special Branch (Economic Intelligence Division) as well as the first female Deputy Chief Police Officer of Kuala Lumpur.

During her tenure as a professional police officer, she gained immense experience in investigation, prosecution, administration, anti-human trafficking, international security liaison, research and analysis in police precincts of various states such as Perak, Penang and Bukit Aman’s head precinct in Kuala Lumpur. She was also commissioned as the Chief VIP Security Team involved in the security detail for the Prime Minister’s international excursions. She has attended various Intelligence Analysis and management courses/seminar in both local and foreign training institutions.

Her outstanding performance garnered her a Federal Scholarship from the Public Service Department to pursue her Master’s Degree in North Carolina, USA (1995-1997). In 2009, she was conferred Darjah Indera Mahkota Pahang (DMIP) by the Sultan of Pahang.

Currently, Dato’ Yong is the Independent Non-Executive Director of Red Ideas Holdings Berhad.

Dato’ Yong is a member of the Risk Management Committee as well as the Nomination and Remuneration Committee in LBS.

Dato’ Lim Han Boon

Age 64, Male, Malaysian

Director (Independent Non-Executive Director)

Dato’ Lim Han Boon was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of LBS on 27 August 2020. He holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from University of South Australia, Australia. He also attended the Senior Management Development Program at Harvard Business School. He is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom, Chartered Accountant of Malaysian Institute of Accountants and member of Chartered Management Institute, United Kingdom.

Dato’ Lim started his career in the Chartered Accounting firm of BDO. Subsequently, he spent more than twenty years in the transportation and maritime logistics industry having worked for Kontena Nasional Berhad, Northport (Malaysia) Berhad, NCB Holdings Berhad as well as Kannaltec Berhad.

He is also no stranger in the Global Business Services/Outsourcing Industry having spent more than seventeen years in this industry, being the founder of Envo BPO Services Sdn Bhd, a leading business outsourcing company in Malaysia, specialising in contact centre services.

Currently, he is a Board Member of Kuen Cheng High School Kuala Lumpur. He is also an advisor to Outsourcing Malaysia, a Chapter of PIKOM, the National ICT Association of Malaysia. He was previously the Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of Top Glove Corporation Berhad before his retirement in early 2022.

Dato’ Lim was appointed as the Chairman of the Audit Committee in LBS on 23 November 2021 and he is also a member of the Risk Management Committee in LBS.

DATO' SRI
LIM HOCK SEONG

Age 56, Malaysian

DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Seong graduated from Kolej Damansara Utama with a Diploma in Telecommunication and Computer Engineering. He was appointed as Executive Director of LBS on 6 December 2001. He is also the Director of LBS Bina since 1992.

In one of the efforts of the Group in streamlining the Board composition in line with the Company’s steps towards stronger and more active corporate governance structure, Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Seong has resigned as Executive Director and was re-designated as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Company on 14 January 2022.

He is in charge of property development projects in Perak, monitoring the initialisation, planning, management and overseeing day-to-day operations of the projects.

Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Seong is also actively involved in community works and is a member of the Yayasan Ang Koai Selangor, the Malaysian Chinese Association, the Persatuan Hokkien Seri Setia as well as other charitable and non-profit-making organisations.

In recognition of his robust efforts in the social development and wellbeing of the community, he was conferred the Darjah Kebesaran Sri Sultan Ahmad Shah Pahang by the Sultan of Pahang in 2017.

He sits on the board of several subsidiaries of the Group and does not hold any directorship in any public companies.

Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Seong is a brother of Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Lim Hock San (Executive Chairman), Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan (Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer), Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing (Executive Director) and Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang (Executive Director).

LIM KIM KIAT

Age 35, Malaysian

DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Mr. Lim Kim Kiat graduated with an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Engineering (Engineering Management – Mechanical & Manufacturing) from The University of Melbourne, Australia in 2008.

He started his career with LBS in 2009 in the Corporate Finance Department where he was heavily
involved in matters related to corporate planning and financing, as well as treasury management
aspects of LBS and its subsidiaries. He has since taken on various responsibilities which include
commercial and corporate banking, cash and capital management, treasury risk management as
well as investor relation, in which he has gained extensive knowledge and exposure in the finance
and treasury functions within the real estate industry. He is also overseeing the digital transformation team and plays a pivotal role in LBS digitalisation effort.

He was promoted to General Manager of Treasury Department in 2019 overseeing the operations of the Treasury Department and continues to contribute to the corporate financing and planning,
corporate exercises, investor relations and digital transformation journey of the Group. On 30 June 2020, he was appointed as Alternate Director to Dato’ Chia Lok Yuen and was promoted to Executive Director following the resignation of Dato’ Chia Lok Yuen as Executive Director of the Company on 1 January 2021.

To better reflect the Company’s strategic priorities and strengthening of corporate governance structure, Mr. Lim Kim Kiat has resigned as Executive Director and was re-designated as Deputy
Chief Executive Officer of the Company on 14 January 2022.

He currently sits on the board of several subsidiaries of the Group and does not hold any directorship in any other public listed companies.

Mr. Lim Kim Kiat is a son of Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Lim Hock San (Executive Chairman) and nephew to Datuk Wira Lim Hock Guan (Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer), Maj (Hon) Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Sing (Executive Director), Dato’ Sri Lim Hock Seong (Executive Director) and Dato’ Lim Mooi Pang (Executive Director).