ABOUT US
Eastland Equity Bhd.

OUR BUSINESS
We have diversified businesses within our group of companies.

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Phone : +603 4149 8200
Fax : +603 4149 8210
Email : contact@eeb.com.my

BOARD OF DIRECTORS


Independent Non-Executive Chairman : DATO’ SRI ABDUL HAMIDY BIN ABDUL HAFIZ
Independent Non-Executive Deputy Chairman : DATUK YUNUS @ MOHD YUNUS BIN AWANG HASHIM
Executive Director : MELVIN KIANDEE
Executive Director : MAU KAM WAI
Executive Director : TAN CHIN HONG
Independent Non-Executive Director : PETRUS GIMBAD
Independent Non-Executive Director : MOHAMED AKWAL BIN SULTAN MOHAMAD


DATO’ SRI ABDUL HAMIDY BIN ABDUL HAFIZ

Independent Non-Executive Chairman


Dato’ Sri Abdul Hamidy Hafiz holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Ohio University and Master of Business Administration, Ohio University. He has more than 30 years of banking experience having served domestic and foreign commercial Banks and Merchant Banks. He was formerly Chief Executive Officer / Managing Director of Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad, Affin Bank Berhad and Kuwait Finance House Berhad.


He has also served as Chairman of The Association of Banks in Malaysia, Danajamin Nasional Berhad and Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad. He is presently a director of Sime Darby Motors Sdn Bhd, Sime Darby Industrial Sdn Bhd and ACE Jerneh Insurance Berhad.



DATUK YUNUS @ MOHD YUNUS BIN AWANG HASHIM

Independent Non-Executive Deputy Chairman


Datuk Yunus holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in International Relationship from University of Malaya. He began his career in 1973 with Sabah Economic Development Corporation (SEDCO) as Property Manager and subsequently joined Ministry of Local Government Sabah as Administrative Officer in 1974. He was then appointed as Private Secretary to the Yang Dipertua Negeri Sabah in 1975 and appointed as Deputy Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Communication and Works, Sabah from April 1976 to June 1978.


During year 1978, he was appointed as Deputy Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance Sabah and then assigned as Secretary of Internal Affair and Research of Chief Minister's Department, Sabah in January 1990.


He was Director of Department of Islamic Affairs Sabah and Secretary of Majlis Ugama Islam Sabah during year 1996. Subsequently, he was appointed as Director of Department of Human Resource Development, Sabah in December 1997. In 2000, Datuk Yunus was appointed as Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Infrastructure Development, Sabah and joined Federal Public Service Commission in year 2005 and retired in 2009.



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MELVIN KIANDEE

Executive Director


Melvin holds a 1st Class Honours Degree in Architecture, University Teknologi Malaysia and founded his architectural practice in 1989. He has been practising as an Architect for over 26 years now. Over the years, Melvin has successfully designed and project managed several major buildings of various complexity which includes airports, container ports, medical centres, hotels, institutional and high rise buildings. Driven by his entrepreneurship, he has also been instrumental in implementing several development projects as a Property Developer.


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MAU KAM WAI

Executive Director


Mau Kam Wai holds a Bachelor in Business Administration, National University of Singapore. He has extensive experience in trading stock markets globally, financial futures and foreign exchange. He is performance driven and an insightful professional broker with a proven ability at assessing clients’ potential, attracting and developing a portfolio of high net worth clients; and managing expectations. He left DBS Vickers Securities in March 2013. His twenty-six years in the financial industry include high profile companies like Nomura Singapore Limited and Solomon Smith Barney HG Asia Pte Ltd. Currently he is an Executive Director of Borneo Aqua Harvest Berhad and director of several private companies.


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TAN CHIN HONG

Executive Director


Tan Chin Hong holds a Bachelor of Social Science, Major in Economics and Accounting, The Queen’s University of Belfast. He joined Furqan Business Organisation Berhad (now known as Eastland Equity Bhd) in 2004. Throughout the 10 years with the Group, he is primarily based in the Finance Department. He is a meticulous and strong team member who is proficient in a wide range of accounting functions and operations. He readily adapts to new professional settings, acquire and apply new knowledge toward supporting company goals. Being versatile and possessing multi-tasking skills, he has also been assigned to various duties involving internal audit, administrative as well as operative jobs in various subsidiaries within the Group during the tenure of his service.


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PETRUS GIMBAD

Independent Non-Executive Director


Petrus Gimbad is a Chartered Accountant, a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Associate of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia, and holds Masters degrees in Business Administration and Advanced Business Practice. He was a partner of Ernst & Young, based in the advisory practices of Malaysia and Vietnam. He has acted as Quality Director of Ernst & Young advisory practices for the Far East region. Prior to Ernst & Young, he was an accountant with Petronas.


He is a member of Energy Commission and also sits on the board of Sabah Development Bank, Progressive Insurance Bhd, two Sabah GLCs, Yayasan Innovasi Malaysia and other private companies.


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MOHAMED AKWAL BIN SULTAN MOHAMAD

Independent Non-Executive Director


Mohamed Akwal has wide experience in corporate banking and debt recovery. He has extensive experience in SME lending, debt management and personal financial literacy, providing advisory services to corporates, SMEs and individuals. He started his career with Citibank and has over 30 years of experience in the financial sector with significant experience in debt resolution, having served the National Debt Management Agency (Danaharta, set up by the government during the 1997 financial crisis) as a Deputy General Manager. Seconded to the Development Finance and Enterprise Department of the Central Bank in 2003, he also assisted in setting up the SME Special Unit and was instrumental in the setting up of Small Debt Resolution Scheme. He was formerly the Chief Executive Officer of the Credit Counselling and Debt Management Agency (AKPK), a company owned by the Central Bank of Malaysia. He presently is the Chief Executive Officer of My Tech Division Sdn Bhd, a company involved in the Human Resource solution.


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