Senior Management Profile
IJM CORPORATION BERHAD
Updated: 15 Aug 2014









Joseph Tek Choon Yee
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
IJM Plantations Berhad
B. Sc. (Hons), MPhil. (Cantab)

Mr. Joseph Tek, born in January 1966, was appointed the Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director (“CEO&MD”) of IJM Plantations Berhad (“IJMP”) on 23 May 2010.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Science (1st Class Honours) degree from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.  He was a Commonwealth ODASS-Sime Darby scholar and obtained his Master's in Philosophy (Plant Breeding) from Cambridge University, England.  He also attended the ASEAN Senior Management Development Programme organised by Harvard Business School Alumni Club of Malaysia.

He joined IJMP in September 2004 to head the research, training and development activities of the Group, and was appointed an Alternate Director on 22 May 2008 and Executive Director on 19 October 2008 besides being the General Manager – Plantations (Sabah).  He was then redesignated to the position of Chief Operating Officer & Executive Director on 18 May 2009, prior to his appointment as CEO&MD of IJMP.

Prior to joining IJMP in 2004, he was with Sime Darby Plantations Sdn Bhd as Plant Breeder in Ebor Research (1991-1997), R&D Manager (1997-2000) and later Manager-Agritech Business (2000-2001) with Sime Aerogreen Sdn Bhd and Sime Gardentech Sdn Bhd.  His last position was Head of R&D with the Malaysian Palm Oil Association (MPOA) (2001-2004).

He is a Council Member of the Malaysian Estate Owners’ Association (MEOA) since 2009. He was a member of the Programme Advisory Committee (PAC) of the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) (2011-2013). He was also a Council Member of the Malaysian Oil Scientists’ and Technologists’ Association (MOSTA) (2006-2007), a member of the Criteria Working Group for the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) (2005-2006) and Vice-Chairman of the MPOA Environment Working Committee (2004-2005).

List Of Training/Workshops/Seminars Attended For Financial Year Ended 31 March 2012

No. Date Topic Organizer

1.

07 Apr 2011

Directors & Officers Liability: Are You Exposed? by ACE Synergy Insurance and MP Insurance Brokers Berhad

IJM Corporation Berhad

2.

26 Jul 2011

Talk on "Chindia Rising – How China and India can help your business!" by Professor Jag N. Sheth

IJM Corporation Berhad

3.

07 Sep 2011

Corporate Governance Blueprint 2011- “Towards Excellence in Corporate Governance” by Dato’ Seri Johan Raslan, Executive Chairman of PwC Malaysia

IJM Corporation Berhad

4.

15 Nov 2011

Palm Oil International Palm Oil Congress (PIPOC) Conference

Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB)

5.

05 Mar 2012

Palm Oil Price Outlook (POC) 2012

Bursa Malaysia

List Of Training/Workshops/Seminars Attended For Financial Year Ended:
31 March 2011

31 March 2010

List of Group Functions or Activities Attended During the Financial Year Ended 31 March 2012

No. Date Topic Organizer

1.

01 Jul 2011

IJM Senior Management Dialogue

IJM Corporation Berhad

2.

02 Jul 2011

IJM Annual Dinner 2011

Kelab Sukan IJM

3.

29 Mar 2012

Stakeholder Engagement

IJM Plantations Berhad

List of Group Functions or Activities Attended During the Financial Year Ended:
31 March 2011

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