The Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad (CMS) management team is led by multi-talented individuals who lead and guide CMS towards its goals and objectives practising the highest of standards.

Shaun Mok Chek Wei

Group Chief Operating Officer

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the Group’s traditional core businesses namely Cement, Construction Materials & Trading, Construction & Road Maintenance and Property Development whilst also driving the Group’s strategic investment at Samalaju Industrial Park in Malaysian Phosphate Additives (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd;
  • Heads the Group Corporate Communications Department which includes strategic planning on branding, stakeholder(s) engagement and reputation management.

Skills & Experience

  • He established his career in property development and consultancy services holding various management and directorial positions in companies across Australia and Malaysia.
  • Prior to joining CMS, he was the Chief Operating Officer at Triterra Sdn Bhd, a property development company in Kuala Lumpur.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Materials Engineering, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Masters in Construction Management, University of New South Wales, Australia

Dr. Zaidi Osman

Head,
Group Corporate Services

Responsibilities

  • Oversee Group Human Capital, Group Procurement, Group Corporate Communications and Group Health, Safety, Security and Environment

Skills & Experience

  • In-house Consultant / Head, Group HR for Bina Darulaman Bhd (2018-2019)
  • Management Roles in Petroleum Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)
    • Head, Operations Readiness Technical Capability, HR Downstream Business (2013-2016)
    • Director, Human Resource Management, BASF Petronas Chemicals Sdn. Bhd. (2010 – 2013)
    • General Manager, Human Resource Management, OPTIMAL Group of Companies (2007-2010)
    • Senior Manager, Capability Development, Human Resource Management Division (2005 – 2007)
    • Manager, Human Resource & Organisation Development, PETLIN Sdn. Bhd. (2002 – 2005)
    • Vice Consul, Education Attaché, Consulate of Malaysia/ PETRONAS Student Advisor Australia (1998 – 2001)
    • Quality Manager, ASEAN Bintulu Fertilizer Sdn. Bhd. (1995 – 1997)

Qualifications

  • Professional Doctorate (DrS) from The Oxbridge Institute – United Kingdom
  • Master of Management (Distinction) from Open University Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Education from Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • Certificate in Procurement and Supply Management (Distinction) from Institut Tadbiran Awam Negara, Malaysia (INTAN)
  • Graduate Certificate International Management from the University of Melbourne
  • Completed the INSEAD Business School Senior Management Development Programme.
  • Post Graduate Diploma Agriculture Economics, University of Reading
  • Fellow & Certified International Professional Trainer, CGL – United Kingdom
  • Certified HRDF Trainer Certificate No. 6579
  • Member, Board of Studies, Al Bukhary International University

Awards

  • HR Leader of the Year Gold Award (MiHRM)

Lim Lee Wan

Managing Director,
Malaysian Phosphate Additives (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for leading the formulation and implementation of the strategic plan for Malaysian Phosphate Additives (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd (MPAS) which includes the on-going construction of the MPAS integrated phosphate complex in Samalaju Industrial Park, Bintulu, Sarawak

Skills & Experience

  • Mr Lim has over 39 years of experience in the petrochemical, phosphate processing and bleaching earth manufacturing industries ranging from plant operations, project management, marketing, research and development and corporate management.
  • He started his career with Shell Singapore Pte Ltd as a Process Technologist and progressed to Section Head, Advanced Process Control and Optimisation Department where he gained a wide range of technical exposure and acquired substantial knowledge in the various process technologies.
  • He later joined Bolton Berhad to develop new business and was instrumental in developing the liquid bulk terminal businesses for the Bolton Group whereupon he was appointed as the Executive Director of Stolthaven (Westport) Sdn Bhd, a liquid bulk terminal.
  • He left the Bolton Group and Stolthaven in 2004 to set up Malaysian Phosphate Additives Sdn Bhd, a feed and fertilizer phosphate plant and Hudson-MPA Sdn Bhd, a bleaching earth plant in Malaysia.
  • Mr Lim was appointed Managing Director of MPAS on 1 June 2014

Qualifications

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering, University of Malaya

Derek Chee Huong Xing

Head,
Construction Materials & Trading Division

Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the management and development of the Construction & Road Maintenance Division which includes all support services function (Finance, HR, Administration, Contract Management, Business Development, Commercial, Compliance, Safety & Health, Risk Management and Quality)

Skills & Experience

  • He established a career in the quarry and construction industry, holding directorial and management positions in companies throughout Sarawak.
  • Prior to joining CMS, he was a director of RDA Industries Sdn Bhd, a company involved in civil construction work where he oversaw the company’s procurement, project management and finance.
  • He joined CMS as Head, Construction Materials & Trading Division and Chief Executive Officer of CMS Quarries Sdn Bhd on 1 March 2020.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor in Engineering (Mechanical), Sheffield Hallam University

Syed Hizam Alsagoff

Group Chief Financial Officer

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all finance and treasury-related matters in CMS which covers overall financial management and planning to support decision-making on operational and strategic issues of the CMS Group

Skills &Experience

  • He has more than 25 years of experience in finance management through positions held in various industries in several countries such as education in Queensland University of Technology, Australia, textile business operations in Eclipse Textiles Pty Ltd, Brisbane, semi-conductor components and technology-related industry in Zac International, Inc., California and satellite manufacturing coupled with R&D in Space Systems Loral, USA
  • He assumed his current position on 1 September 2009

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science Degree, San Jose State University, California, USA
  • Recipient of the University’s Cum Laude award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement