Boards of Directors

Tan Sri Dato' Mohamed Mansor bin Fateh Din
Group Executive Chairman

Tan Sri Dato’ Mohamed Mansor bin Fateh Din or better known as FD Mansor was appointed to the Board on 1 April 1986. Before he founded the Glomac Group, he was employed with Utusan Malaysia Berhad as the Group Personnel Director.

Tan Sri Dato’ Mohamed Mansor has extensive experience in the property development business through his involvement in the industry for the past 30 over years. He was the Honorary Secretary of the Malay Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Selangor from 1987 to 1995 and was awarded the Selangor Entrepreneur of the Year 1995 by the Dewan Perniagaan Melayu Malaysia Negeri Selangor in recognition of his contributions to the state. In September 2005, he was awarded the prestigious “Property Man of the Year” by FIABCI Malaysia. Being a genuine Malay businessman and entrepreneur, he was presented the award of “Anugerah Usahasama Tulen” by the Malay Chamber of Commerce, Malaysia in June 2008.

In June 2011, Tan Sri Dato’ Mohamed Mansor was recognized and awarded as a recipient of “Jewels of Muslim World 2011” as the recognition of achievements and contributions made by high profile business leaders in the Muslim World. He also sits as the Advisory Council in Iqra Foundation. 

In October 2013, Tan Sri Dato’ FD Mansor was conferred the prestigious Brand Laureate - Premier Brand Icon Leadership 2013 in the Brand Laureate Icon Award 2013 for his illustrious career as one of Malaysia’s top business entrepreneurs and corporate leaders. The annual Brand Laureate Award provides recognition to inspirational leaders who dedicate their lives and profession to the country.

In 2016, The Edge Malaysia Outstanding Property Entrepreneur Award was presented to the founders of Glomac Bhd, Tan Sri FD Mansor and Datuk Richard Fong, to honour industry captains who have made significant and outstanding contributions.

Tan Sri Dato' Mohamed Mansor bin Fateh Din
Group Executive Chairman
Datuk Richard Fong Loong Tuck
Group Executive Vice-Chairman

Datuk Richard was appointed to the Board on 4 April 1988. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Civil Engineering from University of London, UK. Datuk Richard began his career in Mudajaya Construction Sdn Bhd and IJM Corporation Berhad before founding Glomac Group in 1988.

He has more than 30 years of experience in the field of property development, building construction and engineering. He served as the Secretary General of FIABCI (International Real Estate Federation) Malaysian Chapter for the term 1998-2000 and was appointed President of FIABCI Malaysia from August 2006 to 2010.

As the former President of FIABCI, he was instrumental in the formation of Malaysia Property Incorporated ("MPI"), a body set-up by the Economic Planning Unit of the Prime Minister’s Department, to promote property investments among foreigners in Malaysia. Datuk Richard also served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of MPI from February 2008 to June 2010.

In 2016, The Edge Malaysia Outstanding Property Entrepreneur Award was presented to the founders of Glomac Bhd, Tan Sri FD Mansor and Datuk Richard Fong, to honour industry captains who have made significant and outstanding contributions.

Datuk Richard is frequently invited as guest speakers at forum and seminars on property market in Malaysia both locally and internationally.

Datuk Richard Fong Loong Tuck
Group Executive Vice-Chairman
Datuk Seri Fateh Iskandar bin Tan Sri Dato’ Mohamed Mansor
Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive Office

Datuk Seri Fateh Iskandar bin Tan Sri Dato’ Mohamed Mansor better known as “Datuk Seri FD Iskandar”, is one of Malaysia’s most influential and well respected figures. An exemplary leader, he has carved out a place as a nation-builder for vast swathes of Malaysia’s modern development. Now, as Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer at Glomac Berhad, he continues to lead the way for the company to become one of Malaysia’s most pioneering property developers. He was appointed as a board member of Glomac since 5 February 1997.

Datuk Seri FD Iskandar’s attended the Malay College Kuala Kangsar (MCKK). He pursued his studies and graduated with a degree in Law from the University of Queensland, Australia and later obtained his Masters in Business Administration (MBA). He became a legal practitioner for a couple of years in Australia before returning back to Malaysia.

Thereafter, Datuk Seri FD Iskandar began his heady rise up the corporate ladder, starting out as a Corporate Manager for Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Berhad (KPS) before leaving KPS in 1992 to join Glomac Berhad as a General Manager for Business Development. By 1997, Datuk Seri FD Iskandar was appointed to the board as Glomac’s Executive Director, a position he held for seven years before assuming his current role of Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer.

Today, Datuk Seri FD Iskandar runs multiple public and private listed companies across several major industries. In addition to his active role at Glomac, he is the Chairman of VADS Berhad from May 1st 2017, a wholly owned subsidiary of Telekom Malaysia Berhad which services the IT and telecommunications industries. He is also the Director of Telekom Malaysia Berhad, Malaysia’s broadband champion and leading integrated information and communications. In addition to that he also sits on the Board Member of Axis-Reits Managers Berhad, the first REITs company to be listed on Bursa Malaysia.

Perennially active and engaged, FD Iskandar is the President of the Real Estate & Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (REHDA), having recently been Chairman of its Selangor Branch. He currently also chairs the Building Industry Presidents’ Council (BIPC) comprising of the 7 permanent member organizations namely REHDA Malaysia, Pertubuhan Arkitek Malaysia (PAM), Masters Builders Association Malaysia (MBAM), The Institution of Engineer, Malaysia (IEM), Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (ACEM), Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM), and Malaysia Institute of Planners (MIP). In addition, he also chairs the Malaysian Developers’ Council (MDC), which comprises REHDA Malaysia, the Sabah Housing and Real Estate Developers’ Association (SHAREDA) and the Sarawak Housing and Real Estate Developers’ Association (SHEDA).

Additionally, Datuk Seri FD Iskandar’s advice is sought from far and wide in the business community, a fact demonstrated by his roles in a staggering range of taskforces, councils and business groups. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Special Taskforce to Facilitate Business (PEMUDAH), specialising in legal matters and also appointed as a Member of the City Advisory Board for Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) effective November 2014 by His Majesty the King.

Truly tireless in his endeavours, Datuk Seri FD Iskandar has served as the Group Chairman of the Media Prima Group, the largest incorporated media company in South East Asia, for 8 years in various capacities until July 31st 2017.  He was appointed to the Board in 2009, and was also the Chairman of the Nomination & Remuneration Committee and Risk Management Committee of Media Prima. His presence also extends to being a Director of New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad from 2009 until 2015, the most established publisher in Asia with three main newspapers and a string of established magazines.

He was formerly a Director of Kumpulan Hartanah Selangor Berhad from 2004 until 2008. He was also the Deputy Chairman of the Malaysian Australian Business Council (MABC), Chairman of Gagasan Badan Ekonomi Melayu, Selangor Branch (GABEM) a body that promotes entrepreneurialship amongst Malays in the country. He was one of the Founding Directors of Malaysia Property Incorporated (MPI), a partnership between Government and the private sector that was established to promote property investments and ownership to foreigners all around the world.

With more than 25 years’ experience and involvement in the property development industry, his vast experience and expertise has made him a very well-known and respected figure among his peers locally as well as internationally. He frequently shares his insights and views as a guest speaker in forums, seminars and conventions, and has given talks on the Malaysian property market both locally and abroad.

His esteemed position is reflected through the wide variety of accolades that he has accumulated. Amongst these awards that Datuk Seri FD Iskandar was awarded were the 2012 Malaysian Business Award in Property by the Malay Chamber of Commerce, the Outstanding Entrepreneurship Award at the 2013 Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards, the MBA Industry Excellence Award (Property Sector) by the Malaysia Business Awards in 2013 and the Brand Laureate Corporate Leader Brand Icon Award by the Asia Pacific Brands Foundation in 2014.

Datuk Seri FD Iskandar was also the recipient of the Global Leadership Award for Commercial Property Development by The Leaders International in 2014 and 2015. In 2016, the World Leader Business Person and World Business Leader award by The Bizz 2016 was awarded to Datuk Seri FD Iskandar.

Datuk Seri Fateh Iskandar bin Tan Sri Dato’ Mohamed Mansor
Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive Office
Dato’ Ikhwan Salim bin Dato’ Hj Sujak
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Dato' Ikhwan Salim bin Dato' Sujak was appointed to the Board on 9 February 2000. Dato' Ikhwan Salim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics/Accounting from Queen's University, Belfast, Ireland, UK. He began his career as an Auditor with Coopers & Lybrand, UK and joined Nestle (M) Sdn Bhd in 1979. In 1980, he moved on to be the Group Financial Planning Manager of Kumpulan Low Keng Huat Sdn Bhd. In 1982 and upon restructuring his family’s varied business operations in 1981, he was made the Director for the holding company, Jaya Holdings Sdn. Bhd.

In 1999, Dato' Ikhwan Salim was appointed Executive Chairman of Konsortium Jaringan Selangor Sdn. Bhd and on 2003 he was also appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of Malaysia Steel Works (KL) Berhad and appointed as a Director in Land and General Berhad on 2007. He is the Division Head of Petaling Jaya Utara Division of United Malay National Organisation (UMNO). Dato' Ikhwan Salim also sits on the Board of several private companies in Malaysia.

Dato’ Ikhwan Salim bin Dato’ Hj Sujak
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Datuk Ali bin Tan Sri Abdul Kadir
Independent Non-Executive Director

Datuk Ali was appointed to the Board on 20 February 2009. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales ("ICAEW"), member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He is also currently Honorary Advisor to ICAEW Malaysia, Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators (UK) and the Malaysian Institute of Directors.

Datuk Ali is currently the Chairman of Jobstreet Corporation Berhad, Enra Group Berhad and Privasia Technology Berhad. He is a Board Member of Citibank Berhad, Labuan Financial Services Authority, Labuan IBFC and Ekuiti Nasional Berhad (Ekuinas). He also sits on the Board of Landskap Malaysia, Tropical Rainforest Conservation & Research Centre Berhad.

Datuk Ali was appointed as the Chairman of the Securities Commission of Malaysia on 1 March 1999 till 29 February 2004. During his tenure, he launched the Capital Market Masterplan and chaired the Capital Market Advisory Council. He was a member of a number of national committees including the Foreign Investment Committee, Oversight Committee of Danaharta and Finance Committee on Corporate Governance.

On the international front, he was a member of the Exco of IOSCO, Chairman of it’s Asia- Pacific Regional Committee n Islamic Capital Market Working Group. He was advisor to the Sri Lanka Securities & Exchange Commission.

In his earlier career, he was the Executive Chairman and Partner of Ernst & Young and its related firms. He was a Past President of the MICPA, chairing its Executive Committee and Insolvency Practices Committee, and cochairing the Company Law Forum. He was appointed an Adjunct Professor in the Accounting and Business Faculty, University of Malaya in 2008 and retired in August 2011. He was then appointed to the Advisory Board of the same Faculty.

Datuk Ali was bestowed the “Lifetime Achievement Award” by MICPA and the "President’s Award” by ICAEW City Chapter.

Datuk Ali bin Tan Sri Abdul Kadir
Independent Non-Executive Director
YB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Abdul Azeez bin Haji Abdul Rahim
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

YB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Abdul Azeez was appointed to the Board on 1 July 2015.

He is a Member of Parliament for Baling and also a Member of UMNO Supreme Council since 2008, as well as the Chairman of Yayasan Pembangunan Rakyat Baling, Kedah.

He has vast experience in both business and corporate sectors, and serves as an Executive Chairman in several organisations. Besides that, he is also an adviser to several public listed companies.

Since 2012, he holds important posts in Lembaga Tabung Haji subsidiaries, namely TH Real Estate LLC and Theta Edge Berhad as Chairman and Board Member respectively. He was later appointed as the Chairman of Lembaga Tabung Haji on 1 July 2013.

He is actively involved in various charitable and community activities. In 2010, he formed Kelab Putera 1 Malaysia after the idea was accepted by YAB Prime Minister, Dato' Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak. He has been directly involved in a series of humanitarian aid to countries that have experienced natural disasters.

YB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Abdul Azeez bin Haji Abdul Rahim
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Datuk Seri Johan Bin Abdullah (Alternate Director to YB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Abdul Azeez bin Haji Abdul Rahim)
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

(Alternate Director to YB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Abdul Azeez bin Haji Abdul Rahim)

Datuk Seri Johan was appointed to the Board on 1 June 2017 as an alternate Director to YB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Abdul Azeez bin Haji Abdul Rahim.

He obtained a Diploma in Banking from Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, a Bachelor in Business Administration (Finance) from Eastern Michigan University, USA and a Master in Business Administration (Finance) from Morehead State University, USA.

In his past experience, he served in various companies including Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (now known as Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad) as a Listing Officer in 1987, Bumiputra Merchant Bankers Berhad as Senior Manager, Corporate Finance in 1989, Damansara Realty Berhad as General Manager, Corporate Planning in 1995.  He then rejoined Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad in 1999 and took up various senior positions including that of Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer, Group Regulation. He later joined BIMB Holdings Bhd as the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer in May 2008 and served the group for more than six (6) years.

He was appointed as Deputy Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of LembagaTabung Haji in January 2015 and subsequently being appointed as Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of LembagaTabung Haji in July 2016. 

He is currently the Chairman of Deru Semangat Sdn Bhd, TH Heavy Engineering Bhd and sits on the Board of TH Plantations Berhad, TH Properties Sdn Bhd, TH Hotel & Residence Sdn Bhd, YayasanTabung Haji and Malakoff Corporation Berhad.

Datuk Seri Johan Bin Abdullah (Alternate Director to YB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Abdul Azeez bin Haji Abdul Rahim)
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
MISS SHAN CHOO
Independent Non-Executive Director

Miss Shan Choo was appointed to the Board on 3 July 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Economics from Monash University Australia and is a member of CPA Australia.

She started her career in stockbroking with Seagroatt and Campbell in collaboration with WI Carr Kuala Lumpur and then in a commercial bank MUI Banking group.  She subsequently moved back to Melbourne in 1986 and worked with ANZ Banking group in the headquarters in Melbourne as Group Credit Analyst.

In 1990, she resumed her stockbroking career in Malaysia with RHB Research Institute.  She started as a banking analyst and subsequently headed a team covering various sectors on companies listed on Bursa Malaysia.

She joined CLSA Malaysia in 1999, first as an analyst covering banks and conglomerates. She subsequently led an award winning research team for six years as Head of Research before moving on to a Head of Sales Role in 2006 when CLSA Malaysia was awarded a full broking licence.  She was appointed Country Head and was the principal officer for CLSA Group’s operations in Malaysia in 2007.  In August 2015, she was appointed as Chairman and upon full retirement from CLSA in December 2016, was retained by the CLSA group as an advisor to tap on her knowledge of the capital markets and insights into corporate Malaysia.

She is also an Independent Director of RHB Asset Management Sdn Bhd and RHB Islamic International Asset Management Bhd.

MISS SHAN CHOO
Independent Non-Executive Director
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