Tan Sri Dato' Sri Koh Kin Lip
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Malaysian, age 71, Male
Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Koh Kin Lip (“Tan Sri Richard Koh”) was appointed to the Board on 2 January 2016. He graduated from Plymouth Polytechnic (now known as Plymouth University), United Kingdom with a Higher National Diploma in Business Studies and a Council’s Diploma in Management Studies.
He began his career in Standard Chartered Bank, Sandakan in 1977 as a trainee assistant. In 1978, he joined his family business was principally involved in administrative and financial matters. In 1985, he assumed the role as Chief Executive Officer of his family business. In 1987, he was pivotal and instrumental in the formation of Rickoh Holdings Sdn. Bhd., the flagship company of the family businesses. Rickoh Holdings Sdn Bhd and group of companies had since continued to grow via diversifying their business activities which comprise, among others, properties investments/ holdings, properties letting, property development, securities investments, oil palm plantations, sea and land transportation for crude palm oil and palm kernel, information technology, hotel business, car park operator, insurance agency, trading in golf equipment and accessories, river sand mining, bricks manufacturing and quarry operations.
Tan Sri Richard Koh is the Chairman of Governance, Nominating and Remuneration Committee and is a member of the Risk Management Committee of the Company.
Tan Sri Richard Koh is a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of NPC Resources Berhad, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of Cocoaland Holdings Berhad and Independent Non-Executive Director of T7 Global Berhad.
He is also the member of Audit Committee, Nominating Committee and Remuneration Committee in Cocoaland Holdings Berhad; and member of the Audit Committee in NPC Resources Berhad.
Tan Sri Richard Koh was also an Independent Non-Executive Director of Daya Materials Berhad from December 2008 to January 2019.