Chew Siew Yeng was appointed as Executive Director of the Company on 1 January 2013. On 1 November 2016, he was re-designated as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director following his retirement as Chief Financial Officer after 8 years of service. On 1 November 2018, he was re-designated as Independent Non-Executive Director. He also serves as a member of the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee.
He started his career with an international accounting firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1979 until 1994. During this period, he was exposed to a wide clientele in Audit and Business Advisory, Business Centre and Management Consultancy departments covering all sectors of industries in private and listed companies. In 1995, he joined a listed company, DB Bhd as the Group Financial Controller until 2007 with his last position as Senior General Manager – Corporate Services/Finance and Chief Risk Officer. During this period, his main responsibilities included serving on the EXCO/Board of subsidiary companies within the AMDB Group and financial management involving the supervision of the Group Finance functions, merger and acquisition, risk management, treasury and tax functions.
He holds a professional accounting qualification from the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants.