Director Profile
IJM LAND BERHAD
Updated: 29 Apr 2015






Y. Bhg. Dato’ Soam Heng Choon
Non-Executive Director
Securities & Options Committee (Member)


DIMP
B.Sc.(Civil Eng.)(Hons), P.Eng., MIEM

Dato’ Soam, born in August 1959, was re-designated as Non-Executive Director on 6 April 2015. He was the Executive Director since 25 May 2004 and subsequently the Managing Director on 2 October 2006. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") & Managing Director ("MD") on 1 February 2010, and stepped down as the CEO & MD on 5 April 2015. 

He graduated from the University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom with a Bachelor of Science (1st Class Honours) in civil engineering. He was with the Ministry of Works for 10 years prior to joining Road Builder (M) Holdings Bhd Group in 1989. He has extensive experience in construction and property development.

He is a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) and a member of the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia. He is also the Deputy President of Real Estate and Housing Developers Association Malaysia.

His directorships in other public companies include IJM Corporation Berhad (CEO & MD), IJM Plantations Berhad, ERMS Berhad and Road Builder (M) Holdings Bhd. He also serves as a Trustee of Construction Research Institute of Malaysia (CREAM).

List Of Training/Workshops/Seminars Attended For Financial Year Ended 31 March 2014

No. Date Topic Organizer

1.

2 Apr 2013

Seminar on Disclosure Requirements for Companies Listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia

SKRINE Advocates & Solicitors

2.

16 May 2013

Transfer Pricing Awareness for Property Developers

Rehda Institute

3.

21 May 2013

Advocacy Sessions on Corporate Disclosure for Directors of Listed Issuers

Bursa Malaysia Berhad

4.

25 Jun 2013

IJM Senior Management Forum

IJM Corporation Berhad

5.

6 Nov 2013

IJM Budget Talk 2014 by PricewaterhouseCoopers

IJM Corporation Berhad

List Of Training/Workshops/Seminars Attended For Financial Year Ended:
31 March 2013

31 March 2012

31 March 2011

31 March 2010

List of Group Functions or Activities Attended During the Financial Year Ended 31 March 2014

No. Date Topic Organizer

1.

02 Jul 2013

IJM 30th Anniversary Dinner

IJM Corporation Berhad

2.

30 Aug 2013

Hari Raya Aidilfitri Celebration 2013

Kelab Sukan IJM

3.

21 Sep 2013

IJM Annual Dinner 2013

Kelab Sukan IJM

4.

24 Oct 2013

IJM Scholarship Award Presentation

IJM Corporation Berhad

5.

21 Nov 2013

Deepavali Celebration 2013

Kelab Sukan IJM

6.

13 Dec 2013

Christmas Celebration 2013

Kelab Sukan IJM

7.

13 Feb 2014

Chinese New Year Celebration 2014

Kelab Sukan IJM

List of Group Functions or Activities Attended During the Financial Year Ended:
31 March 2013

31 March 2012

31 March 2011

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