DATO’ MOHAMMED BIN HAJI CHE HUSSEIN
Dato’ Mohammed Bin Haji Che Hussein, male, a Malaysian, aged 71, is an independent non-executive chairman of Hap Seng Plantations Holdings Berhad and was appointed to this position on 31 May 2019. He is also a member of the Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee and Nominating Committee.
Dato’ Mohammed Hussein is also the independent non-executive chairman of Gamuda Berhad, Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Keluarga Berhad and Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad as well as an independent non-executive director of Bank of America Malaysia Berhad. In addition, he is also the chairman of Corporate Debt Restructuring Committee (CDRC) sponsored by Bank Negara Malaysia to facilitate the resolution and restructuring of major corporate debts and a Fellow of the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers.
Dato’ Mohammed Hussein obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Accounting from the University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. He is an alumnus of the Advanced Management Program, Harvard Business School, Boston, USA and attended several management programmes in Wharton Business School (Philadelphia, USA), IMD (Lausanne, Switzerland) and INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France).
During his 31-year career in the Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank) Group, Dato’ Mohammed Hussein held various senior management positions including Head of Corporate Banking, Head of Commercial Banking, Head of Malaysian Operations, Managing Director of Aseambankers Malaysia Berhad (currently known as Maybank Investment Bank Berhad) and Executive Director (Business Group). The last position held prior to his retirement on 30 January 2008 was Deputy President/Executive Director/Chief Financial Officer of Maybank Group.
Dato’ Mohammed Hussein does not have any family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder nor does he have any conflict of interests with the Company. He has not been convicted of any offence in the past 5 years and there was no public sanction or penalty imposed by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year ended 31 December 2021.
He attended all the 5 board meetings held during the financial year ended 31 December 2021.