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.

David Ling Koah Wi

Group General Counsel

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for CMS’ Legal Services Department
  • Overseeing the risk management functions of the CMS Group
  • Corruption risk owner of CMS Group

Skills & Experience

  • Prior to joining CMS, he was with ZICOlaw Malaysia
  • He practised law in Australia
  • He joined CMS on 1 August 2007 as Group General Counsel

Qualifications

  • Double Degree in Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of Sydney
  • Double Degree in Bachelor of Economics (majoring in Accounting and Economics), University of Sydney
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, College of Law, Sydney
  • Solicitor, New South Wales, Australia
  • Advocate of the High Court, Sabah and Sarawak, Malaysia

 

Francis Lou Chee Ngee

Group Internal Auditor

Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the department which provides independent and objective investigating, audit and consulting activities
  • Responsible for ensuring that the internal audit activities of the CMS Group are carried out in a systematic and disciplined manner to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes in line with the Board’s direction and regulatory and legal requirements

Skills & Experience

  • He has more than 27 years of experience in the fields of auditing, investment banking, treasury and collective investment schemes
  • Prior to joining CMS, he was the Head of Finance at Kenanga Investors Berhad where he was responsible for the financial management of the company including its financial accounts and those of the funds under management
  • He assumed his current position on 1 July 2014

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Management Studies Degree, University of Waikato, New Zealand
  • Certified Internal Auditor (IIA)
  • Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)
  • Chartered Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIAM)
  • Committee Member of the IIAM Sarawak District Society

 

Wendy Yong San San

Senior General Manager,
Group Human Resources Department

Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the department’s strategic and operational functions which encompass human capital planning, succession planning, recruitment, payroll, employee development, performance management, employee engagement and relations, employee benefits, Industrial Relations, policy development and implementation, as well as employee safety and health
  • Supporting the risk management, corporate governance and digitalisation process of the HR function
  • Overseeing Tunku Putra HELP School

Skills & Experience

  • She had held various human resources roles at RHB Bank Berhad in Kuching and Kuala Lumpur
  • She assumed her current position on 1 January 2014

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree of Science, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Master of Science Degree, University of Leicester, UK

 

Danny Sim Wei Min

Senior General Manager,
Group Procurement

Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the procurement department
  • Continuously enhancing the efficiency of the procurement system and plays a key role in the efficient centralisation of procurement throughout the CMS Group

Skills & Experience

  • He has more than 27 years of experience in the fields of quantity surveying
  • Prior to joining CMS, he worked as a Researcher to ‘Royal Commission Into The Building and Construction Industry, Australia’
  • He worked as a Quantity Surveyor at Kumpulan Ukor Bahan Sarawak, responsible for preparing tender/contract documents and acting as a Contract Administrator for various infrastructure projects
  • He assumed his current position on 1 January 2015

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Building, The University of New South Wales, Australia

 

Tan Mei Fung

General Manager,
Group Finance Department

Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the planning of financial policies and procedures, budgeting, forecasting, management reporting and financial reporting processes, as well as implementing/maintaining relevant controls
  • Creating short to medium financial strategies that support CMS’ strategies and expansion

Skills & Experience

  • She served as a Senior Audit Manager at Ernst & Young in Kuching
  • She has more than 15 years of experience in audits of public-listed companies, limited companies, statutory bodies and financial institutions
  • She assumed her current position on 1 January 2010
  • She has vast experience in accounting, tax, finance, treasury, corporate exercise and statutory reporting.

Qualifications

  • The Malaysian Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Chartered Accountant registered with The Malaysian Institute of Accountants
  • Member of The Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia