Ng Aik Chuan, a Malaysian, is our co-founder and Managing Director. He was appointed to our Board on 18 January 2013.
He is primarily responsible for charting our Group's strategic direction and oversees the overall business operations of our Group.
After completing the Malaysian Higher School Certificate in 1988, he began his career in Tiong Nam Trading & Transport (M) Sdn Bhd, where he joined as a warehouse supervisor and left the company as a forwarding executive in 1995. In 1996, he joined Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency, a family-owned partnership which was then led by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam, where Ng Aik Chuan was involved in the management and business functions of the company.
In 2002, the entire business operations of Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency were transferred to Xin Hwa Trading & Transport Sdn Bhd ("XHTT") which was incorporated in 1997 by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam together with Ng Aik Chuan and his brother, Ng Yam Pin. Since then, Ng Aik Chuan has been actively involved in the management and day-to-day business operations of our Group. He has extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of the logistics industry in Malaysia and this has enabled our Group to broaden our range of logistics services towards becoming an integrated logistics service provider.
Ng Yam Pin, a Malaysian, is our co-founder and Executive Director. He was appointed to our Board on 18 January 2013.
He obtained his Malaysian Skills Certificate as Automotive Panel Supervisor (Level 3), Commercial Vehicle Technician (Level 3), Motor Vehicle Technician (Level 3), Automotive Spray Painting Technician (Level 3) and Tyre Service Supervisor (Level 3) in 2002. In the same year, he also received certification for achieving supervisory level 3 based on the National Occupational Skills Standards from the National Vocational Training Council.
He worked as a contract driver for several transportation companies from 1988 to 1991. In 1992, he joined Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency, a family-owned partnership which was then led by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam, where Ng Yam Pin was involved in the day-to-day operations of the company and was primarily responsible for overseeing the delivery process and the charting of routes for drivers. In 2002, the entire business operations of Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency were transferred to XHTT which was incorporated in 1997 by his father, Eng Peng Lam @ Ng Peng Lam together with his brother, Ng Aik Chuan and Ng Yam Pin.
He is currently responsible for the overall management of our fleet of vehicles and in-house manufacturing, fabrication and maintenance centre.
Kok Poh Fui, a Malaysian, is our Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for the finance, taxation and accounting matters of our Group.
He is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants ("ACCA") since 1998 and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants since 1999. He was admitted as a Fellow of ACCA in 2003.
Upon obtaining his London Chamber of Commerce and Industry ("LCCI") Diploma in Accounting in 1991, he began his career as a Lecturer for LCCI International Qualifications at Cambridge College in Johor Bahru, Johor Darul Takzim (currently known as I-Systems College Johor Bahru) in the same year. He then joined SQ Associates as a Senior Audit Assistant in 1995 where he was involved in undertaking statutory audits of private limited companies. He left SQ Associates in 1997 to join Singamip Enterprise Pte Ltd in Singapore as an Accountant. He was involved in the accounting and finance functions of the company. He joined Chye Hup Heng Sdn Bhd as the Group Financial Controller in 1998 where he was responsible for the accounting and finance functions as well as business planning of the company. In 2010, he then joined SMC Consulting Sdn Bhd, a company that was established by himself and three (3) other parties in 2000 as a Business Consultant, advising on accounting, tax and internal control matters. He left SMC Consulting Sdn Bhd and joined our Group as the Chief Financial Officer in 2013.
Ting Pik Hou, a Malaysian, is our General Manager. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Finance from the University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom in 2000.
He has accumulated approximately fourteen (14) years of experience in the logistics industry. He began his career in 2001 as an Operations Executive with Tiong Nam Logistics Solution Sdn Bhd. In 2005, he was then promoted to Operations Deputy Manager. During his tenure with the company, he was involved in handling logistics operations of the branch offices in Johor Bahru, Johor Darul Takzim and Singapore. He left Tiong Nam Logistics Solution Sdn Bhd to join our Group in 2006 as the Operations Manager. He was subsequently promoted as the General Manager of our Group in 2010.
Currently, he is responsible for overseeing our Group's business operations which include monitoring, evaluating and improving the business processes of our Group. In addition, he is also the registered person for matters in relation to the compliance of the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System.
Teo Hwee Cher, a Malaysian, is our General Manager of Business Development. She graduated with a Diploma in Business Administration from Apex Management Institute in Johor Bahru, Johor Darul Takzim in 1993.
She began her career in 1991 as a personal assistant to the Managing Director at Zoom Optical Malaysia Sdn Bhd. She was posted to China to undertake the position of Manager in Shanghai Kang Ming Pte Ltd, the sister company of Zoom Optical Malaysia Sdn Bhd in the same year where she was involved in the internal audit process of the company. In 1993, she returned to Malaysia and continued her role as the Internal Audit Manager in Zoom Optical Malaysia Sdn Bhd.
Subsequently in 1995, she left Zoom Optical Malaysia Sdn Bhd to join Maersk Malaysia Sdn Bhd as an Assistant Manager where she was mainly involved in leading the customer service operations. Between 2001 and 2008, she joined several logistics companies namely, Near-Sea Logistics Sdn Bhd (currently known as Menlo Worldwide (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd) (from 2001 to 2003 and from 2004 to 2008) and Orient Overseas Container Line (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (from 2003 to 2004) as their Branch Manager overseeing the day-to-day operations and business development activities of the company.
In 2008, she joined ECU-Line (Johor Bahru) Sdn Bhd as a Logistics Manager and was mainly involved in overseeing the logistics operations of the group and handling customer enquiries. She left the company and joined Ceva Freights Holdings (M) Sdn Bhd as a Customer Service Operations Manager in 2010 where she was involved in overseeing the entire logistics functions of the branch offices and business development aspects of the company. She joined our Group in 2013 in her current capacity as the General Manager of Business Development.
Currently, she is responsible for overseeing the marketing and business development activities and customer service functions of our Group.
Lai Siew Hong, a Malaysian, is our Administrative and Human Resources Manager. He completed his Research and Advanced Study in Leadership at Tsinghua University, China in 2011.
Upon obtaining his London Chamber of Commerce (currently known as LCCI) Diploma in 1988, he began his career with Institut Shafiq as an Accounts Officer in the same year. He then joined KK Wong & Co as an Audit and Tax Senior in 1990 and subsequently joined Straights View Hotel Sdn Bhd as an Accounts Manager in 1993 where he was involved in the accounts and administration matters of the company. In 1997, he joined Best World Bhd as an Internal Auditor.
Thereafter, he has held senior managerial positions in various companies namely NS-Tech Electronics Sdn Bhd as the Financial Controller in 1998, P&T Precision Industry Sdn Bhd as the Financial Controller in 2003, Kelana Megah Sdn Bhd as the Financial Controller in 2006 and Rong Mah (J) Sdn Bhd as the Chief Financial Officer in 2007. During his tenure in the abovementioned companies, he was mainly involved in the overall financial planning and management functions of the companies. In 2009, he joined LBL Global Holdings Sdn Bhd as the Group Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer where he was involved in the accounting and finance functions as well as the company's administrative and human resource matters.
He joined our Group in 2013 and is currently responsible for the human resource development, administration of payroll, employee relations, and other administrative matters of our Group.
Mohd Yusoff Bin Rahmat, a Malaysian, is our Operations Manager. He has accumulated more than twenty (20) years of experience in the logistics industry.
After completing his secondary education in 1975, he has spent approximately ten (10) years working in the agriculture sector, including establishing a sole proprietorship involved in the trading of agricultural products. He joined Tiong Nam Trading & Transport (M) Sdn Bhd as a Goods Vehicle Driver in 1988 and was subsequently promoted to Administration Assistant in 1991. He left the company in 1995 to oversee his family business. In 2001, he joined Sinwah Trading & Transport Agency as a Goods Vehicle Driver and was subsequently transferred to XHTT in 2002. He was promoted as the Branch Manager in 2005. In 2008, he was promoted as the Operations Manager of our Group.
He is currently responsible for the overall management of our land transport operations which, amongst others, include planning of vehicles schedule and arrangement of drivers.