Board of Directors & Secretary

Tan Sri Dato' Tan Boon Seng @ Krishnan

PSM, DSPN, SMS

Non-Executive Chairman

 

Nationality

Malaysian

 

Age / Gender

68 / Male

 

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)

  • Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)

 

Board Committee Membership(s)

  • Nil

 

Date Appointed / Working Experience

Tan Sri Krishnan was appointed Non-Executive Chairman of IJM Corporation Berhad (“IJM”) on 29 August 2019.

 

He held the following positions in IJM prior to his appointment as Non-Executive Chairman:-

  • Financial Controller (1983 - 1984)

  • Alternate Director (12 June 1984 – 10 April 1990)

  • Director (10 April 1990 – 1 November 1993)

  • Deputy Managing Director (1 November 1993 – 1 January 1997)

  • Group Managing Director (1 January 1997 - 26 February 2004)

  • Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director (26 February 2004 – 31 December 2010)

  • Executive Deputy Chairman (1 January 2011 – 31 December 2013)

  • Deputy Non-Executive Chairman (1 January 2014 – 28 August 2019)

His past appointments and/or working experience were as follows:-

  • Group Financial Controller (last position), Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Berhad (1976 - 1983)

  • Director, Industrial Concrete Products Sdn Bhd (1984 – 2014)

  • Chairman, IJM Land Berhad (2007 - 2015)

  • Director, IJM Plantations Berhad (1993 – 2021)

  • President, Malaysia India Business Council (“MIBC”) (2008 - 2015)

  • Co-Chairman, Malaysia India CEO Forum (2011 – 2019)

 

Present Directorship(s)

Listed Companies:

  • 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 Current Position(s) Held

  • Founder President, MIBC

  • Management Committee Member, Olympic Council Trust

  • President, Klang High School Old Boys Association

 

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

30 Apr 2020

Model Risk

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

2.

10 Jun 2020

Cybersecurity and Cloud Training

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

3. 23 Sep 2020 Articulate, Activate & Embed: Towards a successful cultural transformation by Boston Consulting Group Malaysia Airlines Berhad

4.

2 Nov 2020

Online Fraud Risk Management Workshop

Bursa Malaysia / PWC Malaysia

5.

10 Nov 2020

Corporate Lending Fraud Awareness

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

6.

20 Nov 2020

Malaysia’s Budget 2021 Webinar "Paving the way towards a resilient future" By PricewaterhouseCoopers Tax Advisory Sdn Bhd

IJM Corporation Berhad

7.

18 Jan 2021

Board Effectiveness Project

FIDE Forum

8.

28 Jan 2021

Trimester 1 * Health, Safety and Wellbeing * Risk Management * Cyber Security and Data Privacy

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

9.

9 Mar 2021

Board Strategic Offsite 2021

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

10.

23 Mar 2021

Trimester 2 – Fighting Financial Crime * AB & C * AML and Sanctions * Fraud * Tax Transparency

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

09 Apr 2019

Deep Dive on Cyber Security

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

2.

17 Jun 2019

BNM’s MyFintech Week – Financial Industry Conference 2019

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)

3.

21 Jun 2019

Cloud Briefing

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

4.

24 Jun 2019

Blockchain for Trade

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

5.

12 Sep 2019

Asia Cybersecurity Training

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

6.

31 Oct 2019

NED GMT Trimester 1
* Managing Risk
* Health, Safety and Wellbeing
* Data Privacy and Cyber Security

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

7.

07 Nov 2019

Ernst & Young C-Suite Forum – Budget 2020

Ernst & Young Advisory Services Sdn Bhd

8.

13 -14 Nov 2019

Islamic Finance for Board of Directors Programme

ISRA Consultancy Sdn. Bhd

9.

31 Dec 2019

NED GMT Trimester 2 – Fighting Financial Crime
* AML and Sanctions
* AB & C

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

10.

27 Feb 2020

Board Strategic Planning

HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

6 Dec 2018

eLearning on Embedding Good Conduct, Bribery & Corruption and Mobile Product Strategy

HSBC

2.

24 Oct 2018

Cyber Security Framework and Cloud Strategy

HSBC

3.

22 Oct 2018

Emerging Risks, The Future Board and Return on Compliances

FIDE

4.

22 Jun 2018

eLearning on Anti Money Laundering, Sanctions, Data Privacy and Cyber Security

HSBC

5.

18 Jun 2018

Talk on Transfer Pricing by PricewaterhouseCoopers

HSBC

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

22 Jan 2021

IJM Corporation Board Session on Strategy Updates

IJM Corporation Berhad

2.

3 Mar 2021

IJM's Existing Performance Management and Total Remuneration Framework

IJM Corporation Berhad

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

21 Sep 2019

IJM Annual Dinner 2019

IJM Corporation Berhad

2.

23 Aug 2019

IJM Scholarship & Academic Excellence Award 2019

IJM Corporation Berhad

3.

15 Nov 2019

IJM Deepavali Celebration 2019

Kelab Sukan IJM

4.

10 to 12 Feb 2020

IJM Corporation Board Session on Corporate and Divisional Strategies & Budget Presentation

IJM Corporation Berhad

No.

Date

Topic

Organizer

1.

15 Feb 2019

IJM Chinese New Year Celebration 2019

Kelab Sukan IJM

2.

23 Nov 2018

IJM Deepavali Celebration 2018

Kelab Sukan IJM

3.

13 Aug 2018

IJM Strategy Updates Session with Board of Directors

IJM Corporation Berhad

4.

2 Aug 2018

IJM Senior Management Forum 2018 ""Waking Up To A New Reality""

IJM Corporation Berhad

5.

2 Apr 2018

Site Visit to ICP Klang Factory

IJM Corporation Berhad