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Sia Ming Diong, Chong Hui Chuen, Kwok Nguk Mooi, Ong Chong Eng, Thoo Sin Khew, Chan Lai Wah, Marmizahsalwa Ahmad Tarmizi, Hazlin Bin Abu Hasan, Tiang Chen Chen.
Head, Business Group
Malaysian, Male, aged: 53
Mr Thoo graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Statistics-Chemistry) from the Campbell University of North Carolina, USA. He joined the Sime Darby Group - Malaysian Region as Management Trainee and upon completion of the 1-year training was attached to its subsidiary company, Sime Inax as Assistant Marketing & Sales Manager cum Business Development for 6 years with mission to source for complimentary products from the USA, Europe and Asia regions. He later joined the UMW Group as OEM Sales Manager being incharge of Automotive Spare Parts for major Corporate clientele, namely Toyota, Daihatsu, Proton & Perodua, including Retail accounts for a total period of 16 years before moving on to join GD Express in 2010 as Head of Sales under the Business Group. In July 2015, he was promoted as Head of Business Group which oversees Sales, Business Development and Marketing He is responsible for the full compliance of sales policies and achieving the sales and collection targets of the Group.
Head, Country Operations
Malaysian, Male, aged: 45
Encik Hazlin holds an Executive Diploma in Management from University of Malaya in 2012. He started his career as transport contractor for National Panasonic, Likom and Ranger Communication in 1992. Encik Hazlin joined GD Express in 2000 as van driver. Over a few years, he has held the positions of Supervisor in 2002, Head of Operations at Headquarters in 2005 and Regional Manager for Central Region and Sarawak Region in 2006. In July 2007, he was promoted as Head of Courier Division overseeing Customer Service functions and Linehaul operations. In July 2015, he was re-designated as Head, Country Operations to oversee the Courier Division. In July 2016, he was given the additional portfolio to lead the Hub and Linehaul operations as well as National Network development. He is responsible for the effective, efficient planning and coordination of courier operations for Malaysia and Singapore.
Head of Quality Assurance, Risk Management and Measurement Group
Malaysian, Female, aged: 44
Ms Kwok holds an International Advanced Diploma in Computer Studies from Informatics College in 1997. She started her career as EDP Officer with Swiss-Garden Resort Damai Laut in 1997. Ms Kwok joined GD Express in 2001 as Senior Finance Executive and was promoted as Assistant Manager and later as Manager in the Billing Department before assuming her present position. She is responsible for the full compliance of the Group's policies and procedures. On 5 March 2011, she received certification from American Society for Quality (ASQ) as Manager of Quality/ Organizational Excellence. She is an Associate Member of The Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia.
Advisory, Special Project
Malaysian, Male, aged: 55
Mr Ong graduated from Systematic Institute of Information Technology, Singapore in Business Computing in 1984. Along his working career he had obtained industrial certifications in project management, business process management, HR development, server system engineer.
His first 4 years of working career were primarily in IT technical positions, starting with Digital Electronics in 1984. He moved on to business process automation with Liveware Technologies for the next 10 years.
For the past 14 years, he had been in operation and management consulting, project management and business development, with Halal eCommerce, Kong & Co, SPAD, EPF and Matrix Optics, prior to joining GD Express in October 2016.
Head of Network Development Unit,
Malaysian, Female, aged: 48
Ms Tiang started her career as Account Assistant with See Hoy Chan Sdn Bhd in 1993 and moved to Ching and Associates as Senior Audit Executive in 1995. She later joined RHB Investment Bank Berhad (formerly known as OSK Securities Berhad) as Dealer's Assistant in 1998 before joining GD Express Sdn Bhd in 2000 as management trainee. Over the years, she held various positions in the company. In her current position, she is responsible for the implementation of national network expansion, plan, develop and maintain an effective network infrastructure and also ensuring network agents service quality. On 8 December 2013, she received Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from Wawasan Open University.
General Manager, Corporate Group
Malaysian, Female, aged: 60
Ms Chan holds a Diploma in Private Secretaryship from the Bedford Secretarial College in 1990. She started her career as an Administrative Officer with the Town Planning Unit of the District Council of Johore in 1979 and joined several other companies as Sales Secretary and Administrative Secretary. In 1990, she joined Nationwide Express as Confidential Secretary to the Chief General Manager. From 1991 to 1995, she joined Federal Express Malaysia as Executive Assistant to the Managing Director and later as Regional Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Federal Express Corporation in Singapore. Ms Chan joined GD Express in 1997 as Executive Assistant to the Managing Director. In 2002, she was promoted as Manager, Corporate Development. In 2005, she was further promoted as Deputy Head of HQ Division cum Corporate Development Manager, assisting the Chief Executive Officer's Office in overseeing all functional departments in the Group. In 2008, she was promoted as Head, Corporate Support Group which oversees Human Resource, Administration, Training, Security and Investigation, Facility Management, Domestic, Public Relations and Communications, Corporate Affairs and Corporate Compliance Unit. In 2010, she was promoted as General Manager, Corporate Group. She oversees the corporate secretarial work relating to regulatory and statutory matters. She also handles public relations and administrative duties of the Group
Ms Chan is a director of GDEX Foundation, a company limited by guarantee.
Head, Information Technology
Malaysian, Male, aged: 55
Mr Sia graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from Monash University, Victoria, Australia in 1986. He has over twenty years of Information Technology (IT) experience, starting as Analyst Programmer with Link Automation Pte Ltd in 1988. He joined Systems Design Pte Ltd as Systems Engineer in 1989. Mr Sia worked as IT Consultant in Gleneagles Hospital Singapore in 1992, and as IT Manager with Raffles Medical Group Ltd in 1996. He was Group IT Manager with United Malayan Land Bhd in 2000 and Atlan Holdings Bhd in 2007 prior to joining GD Express as IT Manager in 2013.
Manager, Special Projects
Malaysian, Female, aged: 37
Cik Marmizahsalwa graduated with a Vice-Chancellor Award in Bachelor of Business Administration (International Business) First Class, from University Technology MARA in 2005. She was among the first batch of students selected under the GDEX scholarship programme. Upon her graduation in 2005, she joined GD Express as an executive in the Corporate Planning and Development Department. She was promoted as Head of Customer Service in 2007. In 2008, she was appointed as Head of Domestic, Public Relations and Communications. In 2011, she was given additional responsibility as a Manager for Corporate Planning and Development. In 2012, she was appointed as Head of Corporate Planning and Development. In August 2013, she was appointed Head, Country Operations in charge of planning and coordination of courier operations for Malaysia and Singapore. In July 2015, she was reassigned as Manager, Special Projects in the Chief Operating Officer's Office to handle all corporate development projects.
Advisor, Process Innovation Stand-In Head,
Business Service and Support Group Malaysian,
Female, aged: 37
Ms Chong graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honors) in Electronic Systems Engineering from Sheffield Hallam University, UK in 2003. She started her career in the semiconductor industry, joining StatsChipPAC (M) Sdn Bhd as Test Engineer in 2004 and then Intersil Services Company Sdn Bhd as Lead Test Engineer in 2007. Ms Chong joined GD Express in November 2013 and is involved in process innovation, efficiency improvement, systems development and enhancement. In May 2017, she was given additional portfolio as Stand-In Head for Business Service and Support Group which oversees the Billing, Credit, Sales Support, Claim, Compensation & Insurance (CCI), Customer Service, Customer Care Centre (CCC) and Secured Shipment Project Dept. (SSPD).