Mr Chew Wee Seong (“Mr Chew”), a Malaysian, male, aged 48, was redesignated as Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) of the Company on 1 December 2016. Currently, he is responsible for MGB’s Group corporate functions including Accounts and Finance, Treasury, Legal, Secretarial, Corporate Affairs & Risk Management as well as Credit & Property Management Department. He is also member of Risk Management Committee.
He is a Bachelor of Finance graduate of St. Cloud State University in the United States. He also holds a MBA (Merit) graduate from the prestigious Cardiff Metropolitan University in Cardiff, United Kingdom. In addition, he is a professional property manager registered and licensed by the Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers (BOVAEP) to carry out professional property management practice under the Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers Act 1981 (as amended) (Act 242).
Mr Chew served as Head of Credit Administration Department with a leading local bank. For more than five (5) years of working experience in the banking and finance industry, he gained extensive experience including credit processing, marketing, credit control and review, security and risk management and consumer banking operations. His previous experience also provided him with training in marketing, financial management and planning skills.
Mr Chew joined LBS Bina Group Berhad (“LBGB”) Group in August 2000. He gained a vast experience in property related development. Over the years with LBGB Group, he has held several portfolios including customer service, maintenance, sales and marketing, credit administration and property management for projects of LBGB Group.
He was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of the Company from August 2014 to November 2016, before he was re-designated as COO of the Company. During his tenure as CEO of the Company, he was overseen the corporate function of the group, as well as the day to day operation of both construction and manufacturing. He has successfully turned around the Company from a loss making to profitable entity and also successfully uplifted the Company from being classified as PN17.