Ably managing every aspect of our business towards value realization
He is the Chief Operating Officer of the Edible Oils & Fats Business Segment of the Goodhope Group and is responsible for the overall operations of this segment. He is a Director of Goodhope Asia Holdings Ltd and all Edible Oils & Fats Business Segment companies including the management services companies of the Group.
He was previously the Director - Finance of the Group. He joined Carson Cumberbatch PLC in 1995 as a Sector Accountant. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) - UK, a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) - UK and a Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce (B.Com). He counts approximately 25 years of work experience in the fields of auditing, manufacturing, palm plantations and trading.
He is the Director Projects and Business Development of the Goodhope Group and is responsible for overseeing the successful planning, structuring and commencement of key capacity enhancement, plantation development and business expansion projects within the Group. He is also a Director of the management services companies of the Group.
He joined Carson Cumberbatch PLC in 2003 as Financial Controller of the Plantations, Oils and Fats Sector. He previously held managerial and senior managerial level positions in the mercantile sector in national and multinational companies. He counts over 23 years of experience in diverse roles within finance and accounting, business planning, project management and overseas business development functions in the manufacturing, trading and FMCG sectors, and the plantation industry.
He is the Chief Operating Officer of the Business Systems and Services Segment and is also a Director of all management services companies of the Group. Today, he leads and champions the cause of aligning ICT as an enabler in realizing the Group's strategic goals.
He joined Carson Cumberbatch PLC in 2000 where he held the post of General Manager IT. Previously having worked locally and overseas; he has over 27 years of experience in the ICT industry in both technical and management capacities in leading multinational organizations.
He is the Chief Operating Officer of the Oil Palm Plantations Business Segment in Indonesia of the Goodhope Group. He is also the Vice President Director of the plantation operating companies in Indonesia and a Director of the management services companies of the Group. He has overall responsibility of managing the oil palm plantations and its associated operating units in Indonesia.
He commenced his career at PriceWaterHouse Coopers in 1994 and joined Carson Cumberbatch PLC in 1999 as a Sector Accountant. Prior to his current role, he functioned as the General Manager Plantation Operations and the Regional Financial Controller for the Plantations Sector of the Carsons Group having previously held senior finance positions within the Carsons Group in Sri Lanka. He counts for over 18 years of experience in the fields Auditing, Accounting, Finance and Plantations.
He is the Head of Tax Administration and Statutory Assurance in Indonesia, and a Director of the oil palm plantation operating companies and the oil palm plantations segment management services company in Indonesia of the Goodhope Group. He is responsible for tax planning and administration in addition to overlooking local external affairs of the Group's plantations in Indonesia.
He joined Carson Cumberbatch PLC in January 2006 as Head of External Relations for the Plantations, Oils and Fats Sector. He counts over 23 years of experience, having commenced his career as an Accountant at IBM, Jakarta prior to joining Ernst & Young in Indonesia, where he was involved in auditing and consulting assignments across a variety of industries inclusive of plantations, manufacturing, property management, mining support services and, oil and gas.