Board of Directors
YM Tunku Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Ahmad Bin Tunku Yahaya
Tunku Ahmad Yahaya was appointed to your Board of Directors on 29 June 2005. He obtained his BA (Econ) from the University of Bristol and is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom. He was the Group Chief Executive Officer of the Sime Darby Berhad Group from 1982 to 1993.
Tunku Ahmad Yahaya started his career with Dunlop Estates Berhad in 1959 before moving on to join DMIB Berhad in 1962 and becoming Managing Director. On 4 January 1979 he joined Sime Darby Berhad and resigned as Deputy Chairman on 27 November 2007. He was a Director of Bank Negara Malaysia from 1966 to 1995 and the Chairman of the Audit Committee from 1989 to 1995.
Tan Teng Boo
Tan Teng Boo was appointed to the Board of Directors since the inception of the company in 1996. Mr Tan holds an honours degree in Economics from Sussex University, England. Mr Tan is the Managing Director and Fund Manager of the Capital Dynamics Group and the Designated Person for Malaysia’s only listed closed end fund, icapital.biz. Berhad. He has been holding the Fund Manager Representative licence (Capital Markets and Services Representative Licence) since 1997 Under his management, Capital Dynamics Asset Management Sdn Bhd (CDAM) has since inception to date a return in excess of 14.09% compounded per annum, while the NAV of icapital.biz. Berhad has more than doubled since its listing in October 2005.
Mr Tan is also the Managing Director of Capital Dynamics Sdn Bhd (CDSB), the first independent Malaysian investment advisor, which provides investment advice through i Capital®, its weekly investment newsletter, in English and Mandarin, as well as through www.icapital.biz, its investment portal launched in 2002.
As a highly regarded investment expert, his views are frequently sought after by the international and local media such as Bloomberg, Star, Business Times, CNBC, Reuters, Financial Times, etc.