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board of directors
   

MR KRIS TAENAR WILUAN
Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Mr Wiluan was appointed the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of KS Energy in 2006. He founded the Citramas Group in 1980. The Group’s business activities include oilfield equipment manufacturing, shipping and logistics, drilling services, infrastructure development comprising port, ferry terminals and telephone companies, and the hotel and leisure industry. Under the umbrella of the Citramas Group is the Indonesian public-listed PT Citra Tubindo Tbk, a manufacturer of tubular products for the oil and gas industry whose shares are quoted on the Jakarta and Surabaya Stock Exchanges, and 35 other subsidiaries whose activities span different parts of ASEAN.

The Citramas Group provides employment to more than 3,000 employees across the region. The President of the Citramas Group, Mr Wiluan is also the President Director of PT Citra Tubindo Tbk, and the Chairman of PT Citra Bonang, a Jakarta-based manufacturer and distributor of industrial chemicals and food products. PT Citra Bonang group of companies has more than 50 branches throughout Indonesia and employs a workforce of more than 10,000 people.

A graduate from London University with a BSc Honours Degree in Mathematics and Computer Science, Mr Wiluan was awarded “CEO of the Year” by Bisnis Indonesia and in the following year, he was named “The Best CEO 2008” by SWA magazine. In 2009, he was awarded “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst & Young Indonesia and represents Indonesia in the EY Global Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. 

 


 

 

MR KOH SOO KEONG
Executive Director

Mr Koh was appointed as an Executive Director in May 2009. Mr Koh was, until April 2007, the Chief Executive Officer and President of Toll Asia Pte Ltd, formerly SembCorp Logistics Ltd (SembLog) which was acquired by Toll in May 2006. Currently, he is the Chief Executive Officer of KS Distribution Pte Ltd. He has over 20 years of experience in the logistics industry. He is a board member of four other publicly listed companies and the Chairman of the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore.

Mr Koh holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), a Master of Business Administration and a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Law from the National University of Singapore. 

 


 


 


 

MR ABDULLA MOHAMMED SALEH
Non Executive Director

Mr Abdulla M Saleh was appointed as Chairman of the DFSA (Dubai Financial Services Authority) and its Board of Directors on 17 June 2007, having served as a Director of the DFSA since 2004. Mr Saleh is the former Vice Chairman of Emirates NBD PJSC, the largest banking entity in the Middle East. Emirates NBD PJSC was formed by the merger of National Bank of Dubai (NBD) and Emirates Bank International (EBI). Mr Saleh was one of NBD’s founders in 1963, and then the Managing Director from 1982 until January 2004 and thereafter, Chairman from 2005 until the merger with EBI.

Mr. Saleh is a former adviser on financial matters to the Late Ruler of Dubai, HH Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum. Mr. Saleh served as an Arbitrator on the Paris-based High Board of the Euro-Arab Arbitration Centre, from 1988 to 2000. He has been a Member of the Board of Qatar Fuel Additives Company since 1990 and has been Chairman of International Octane Limited since 1990. He is the Deputy Chairman and major shareholder of Dubai Transport Company LLC (DUTCO), the holding company of the DUTCO Group of Companies. He has been Chairman of MARSH INSCO (insurance brokers) since 1976. He is a director of KS Energy Limited.

Mr Saleh was educated in Sharjah and London and also attended the Institute of Bankers after completing his academic studies. 

 


 

MR LIM HO SENG
Lead Independent Director

Mr Lim is Lead Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee of the Group. He was appointed our Independent Non-Executive Director on 1 September 2005. He is the Chairman of Baker Technology Ltd and sits on the Board of several other public companies listed on the Stock Exchange of Singapore. He was the former Chief Executive Officer of NTUC Fairprice Cooperative Ltd.

Mr Lim is a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants Singapore, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants Australia and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of United Kingdom. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators and the Singapore Institute of Directors.
 

 


 



 

MR LEE BENG CHENG, BILLY
Independent Director

Mr Lee has extensive experience in the oil and gas and marine industries, having worked in the oil refining and petrochemical sectors, offshore drilling rig and platform construction including drilling several oil and gas wells both onshore and offshore in Asia. He held senior positions in several public-listed and private entities in the hydrocarbon industry in Singapore, Malaysia and China including Vice Chairman of the listed Shenzhen-Chiwan Petroleum Supply Base, Chairman of Singapore Offshore Petroleum Supply Base, President of Sembawang Marine & Logistics Ltd (formerly known as Sembawang Maritime Ltd), Managing Director of Hong Kong listed Promet Petroleum Ltd.

Mr Lee holds a First Class Honours Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science (with distinction) from Leeds University, UK. He is also a member of the Singapore Institute of Management, the Institute of Engineers Singapore and the Singapore Institute of Directors.

 


 

MR WONG MENG YENG
Independent Director

Mr Wong has been an advocate and solicitor in Singapore since 1984 and practises corporate law. He is currently a director of Alliance LLC, a law corporation he co-founded in 2001. Over the last 10 years he has been an Independent Director of several companies listed on the Singapore Exchange. Mr Wong graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1983 with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) Degree.

 


 

 

MR NELSON McCALLUM GIBB
Alternate Director to Mr. Abdulla Mohammed Saleh and Director of Group Business Development

Mr Nelson M. Gibb was appointed as an alternate director to Mr Abdulla Mohammed Saleh on 22 December 2009. He has been with Dutco since 1996 and is currently the Group’s Chief Operating Officer. The Dutco Group is a leading Dubai based conglomerate comprising 20 Companies and over 20,000 employees. The Company has significant interests in all sectors of construction, hospitality & leisure, oil and gas, manufacturing, development and investments and trading. Dutco are partners in the Middle East with many international companies such as Balfour Beatty plc from the UK and Mc Connell Dowell Ltd. from Australia.

Prior to joining Dutco in 1996, Mr Gibb was the Director for the International Business of the leading Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Company, Balfour Kilpatrick Ltd (a member of the Balfour Beatty Group of Companies, a major UK listed Construction Group), whose Projects and Companies were based across Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. Mr Gibb was educated in West Africa, Indonesia and Scotland, completing his BA (Hons) at Stratchclyde University in Glasgow. Mr Gibb sits on many of the Boards of the Group of Companies of the Dutco Group.