Board of Directors & Secretary

Tan Sri Dato' Tan Boon Seng @ Krishnan

PSM, DSPN, SMS

Non-Executive Chairman

 

Nationality

Malaysian

 

Age / Gender

66 / 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)

 

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:-

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

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

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

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

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

  • Director (10 April 1990 – 1 November 1993)

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

  • Financial Controller (1983 - 1984)

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

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

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

  • Chairman, IJM Land Berhad (2007 - 2015)

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

 

Present Directorship(s)

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 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.

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.

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.

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

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