Board of Directors & Secretary

Tan Sri Dato' Tan Boon Seng @ Krishnan

PSM, DSPN, SMS

B Econs (Hons), CPA(M), MBA

Deputy Non-Executive Chairman

 

Age / Gender

64 / Male
 

Nationality

Malaysian

 

Academic / Professional Qualification

  • Bachelor of Economics (Honours), University of Malaya 
  • Master of Business Administration, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, USA
  • Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)

 

Date Appointed / Working Experience

Tan Sri Krishnan was appointed Deputy Non-Executive Chairman of IJM Corporation Berhad (“IJM”) on 1 January 2014.

He joined IJM as Financial Controller in 1983 and then the Board as an Alternate Director on 12 June 1984, Director on 10 April 1990 and Deputy Managing Director on 1 November 1993. He was appointed Group Managing Director on 1 January 1997 and was redesignated Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director ("CEO&MD") on 26 February 2004. He stepped down as the CEO & MD of IJM on 31 December 2010 and was appointed the Executive Deputy Chairman from 1 January 2011 to 31 December 2013. He was also the Chairman of IJM Land Berhad from 2007 to 2015.

Prior to joining IJM, he was with Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Berhad for seven (7) years, his last position was Group Financial Controller.

 

Directorship

Listed Companies:

  • IJM Plantations Berhad
  • Grupo Concesionario del Oeste S.A., Argentina

Other Public Companies:

  • HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad (Independent Non-Executive Chairman)
  • Malaysia Aviation Group Berhad
  • Malaysia Airlines Berhad
  • Malaysian Community & Education Foundation

Other Information

Tan Sri Krishnan is actively involved in the promotion of Malaysia-India business ties and is the Founder President of the Malaysia-India Business Council (MIBC) and the Co-Chairman of the Malaysia India CEO Forum. He was the President of MIBC from 2008 to 2015. He also serves as a management committee member of the Olympic Council Trust and President of the Klang High School Old Boys Association

 

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

28 Mar 2018

Bank Negara Malaysia Annual Report 2017 / Financial Stability and Payments Systems Report 2017 Briefing Session

Bank Negara Malaysia

2.

22 Jan 2018

HSBC Asian Outlook & BRI Forum

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

3.

13 Nov 2017

IFRS 9: Training for Non-Executive Directors

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

4.

27 Oct 2017

Resolution & Recovery Planning

PricewaterhouseCooper

5.

18 May 2017

AIF Distinguished Speaker Series 2017 - Banking everywhere but not a bank.

Asian Institute of Finance

6.

08 May 2017

Fintech - Capturing the Value of Digital Age

PricewaterhouseCoopers

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

23 Mar 2017

Bank Negara Malaysia Annual Report 2016/Financial Stability and Payments Systems Report 2016 Briefing Session

Bank Negara Malaysia

2.

02 Mar 2017

Face-to-Face with John Casey (Group GM – Financial Crime Risk)

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

3.

27 Feb 2017

HSBC Asian Outlook & RMB Forum 2017

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

4.

20 Feb 2017

Presentation on Regional Risk Perspective by Mark McKeown, Chief Risk Officer Asia Pacific

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

5.

15 Feb 2017

“Global, Megatrends and Game Changers” by Dr Anil K Gupta

IJM Corporation Berhad

6.

03 Feb 2017

Inhouse PRA Briefing by Risk

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

7.

08 Dec 2016

Presentation by PriceWaterhouseCoopers on IFRS9

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

8.

16 Nov 2016

IJM Budget Talk 2016 by PricewaterhouseCoopers Tax Advisory Sdn Bhd

IJM Corporation Berhad

9.

08 Sep 2016

IJM Senior Management Forum 2016 – BOS: “ReInvent for Success”

IJM Corporation Berhad

10.

25 Aug 2016

Sustainability Disclosure Benchmarking by Helikonia

IJM Corporation Berhad

11.

03 Aug 2016

Building A Successful Data Driven Organisation

The Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers

12.

29 Apr 2016

Financial Crime Risk

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

10 Dec 2015

FCC Training to Board of Directors

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

2.

07 Dec 2015

Launch of the Directors’ Remuneration Report 2015

ICLIF

3.

25 Nov 2015

Bursa Customised Advocacy Session for Directors

  1. Presentation on “Current State and Future Direction – Regulatory Perspective”;

  2. “Directors’ Obligations vis-à-vis the Listing Requirements”; and

  3. New Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Index & Rating Methodology

Bursa Malaysia Berhad / IJM Corporation Berhad

4.

5 Nov 2015

IJM Budget Talk 2016 by PricewaterhouseCoopers

IJM Corporation Berhad

5.

17 Aug 2015

RMB and China’s Global Future

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

6.

4 Aug 2015

IJM Senior Management Forum 2015 “Focused Execution, Enhancing Capabilities”

IJM Corporation Berhad

7.

27 July 2015

Briefing on Banking Risks

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

8.

27 July 2015

Briefing on Finance/Assets

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

9.

24 June 2015

Non-Executive Directors Forum – London

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

10.

24 April 2015

Review of Malaysian Property Sector (Deloitte)

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

05 Feb 2018

IJM Strategy Review & Planning Session with Board of Directors

IJM Corporation Berhad

2.

05 Jan 2018

IJM Christmas Celebration 2017 & New Year Party 2018

Kelab Sukan IJM

3.

27 Oct 2017

IJM Deepavali Celebration 2017

Kelab Sukan IJM

4.

06 Sep 2017

Site Visit to West Coast Expressway (WCE) Section 4

IJM Corporation Berhad

5.

26 Aug 2017

IJM Annual Dinner 2017

IJM Corporation Berhad

6.

03 Aug 2017

IJM Senior Management Forum 2017: "Adopt Innovation, Think Intrapreneurship, Revolutionise Business"

IJM Corporation Berhad

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

06 Feb 2017

Chinese New Year Celebration 2017

Kelab Sukan IJM

2.

03 Dec 2016

IJM Give Day Out 2016

Kelab Sukan IJM

3.

24 Sep 2016

IJM Annual Dinner 2016

IJM Corporation Berhad

4.

09 Sep 2016

IJM Scholarship & Academic Excellence Award 2016

IJM Corporation Berhad

5.

05 to 07 Aug 2016

IJM Regional Games 2016 at USM Penang

IJM Corporation Berhad

6.

22 July 2016

IJM Hari Raya Celebration 2016

Kelab Sukan IJM

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

19 Feb 2016

Chinese New Year Celebration 2016

Kelab Sukan IJM

2.

8 Jan 2016

IJM Christmas Celebration 2015 & New Year Party 2016

Kelab Sukan IJM

3.

25 Sep 2015

IJM Scholarship & Academic Excellence Award 2015

IJM Corporation Berhad

4.

7 Aug 2015

IJM Hari Raya Celebration 2015

IJM Corporation Berhad

5.

17 Apr 2015

IJM Hi-Tea Reception in conjunction with appointment of Dato’ Soam Heng Choon as CEO of IJM Group

IJM Corporation Berhad