Mr Teh Wee Chye, aged 65, a Malaysian, was appointed to the Board as an Executive Director of the Company in 1989 and subsequently the Managing Director of the Company in 2002. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Ship Building and Shipping Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). In the summer of 1974, he received his training at the American Bureau of Shipping Research & Development Department, New York. Upon graduation in 1975 he was employed as an Engineer with Eastern Steamship (S) Pte Ltd, Singapore. He joined Malayan Flour Mills Berhad in 1976 as the Deputy Mill Manager and was promoted to Plant Manager soon after. In 1979 he was placed as Project Manager in charge of the Company’s entire expansion plans. In 1992, he spearheaded the market entry into Vietnam by building the first flour mill in Vietnam and became its first General Director. Amongst his social and charitable activities, he is also a director of Seu Teck Sean Tong Charitable Organisation Berhad. Until recently, he was a long-time committee member of the Selangor & Kuala Lumpur Teochew Association.
Teh Wee Chye