Board Of Directors 2019-08-02T21:40:59+00:00

Board Of Directors

TAN HENG GUAN
Executive Chairman

Malaysian, aged 59, appointed to the Board on 16 November 2018.

He obtained Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia in 1978 from Sekolah Menengah Abu Bakar Temerloh, Pahang. He started his career in his family business of rubber and palm oil kernel trading in Termeloh, Pahang. Throughout his stint in his family business from 1980 to 1990, he gathered his experience in the commercial field and expanded the rubber and palm oil kernel trading business together with his siblings by establishing their palm kernel and rubber scalps collector branches.

In 1996, Tan Heng Guan shifted his business focus to palm oil plantation business with the incorporation of Sri Kerdau Commodities Sdn. Bhd. to trade palm oil fruit bunches and palm oil kernel. Having identified the need to diversify his business to ensure its long term sustainable growth, he diversified his business in 2008 by venturing into property development and swiftlet farming concurrently. In 2008, he incorporated Sri Kerdau Development Sdn. Bhd. to venture into property development in Pahang and Sri Kerdau Bird Nest Sdn. Bhd. to venture into swiftlet farming.

In 2015, recognising the commercial potential of bird’s nest processing, Tan Heng Guan co-founded Ming Feng with Tan Teh Jie, Tan Teh Sheng and Tan Beng Heng and assumed his present role as Executive Chairman. Tan Heng Guan brings with him close to 40 years of experience in entrepreneurship.

TAN TEH JIE
Executive Director and CEO

Malaysian, aged 26, appointed to the Board on 9 April 2018.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Victoria University School of Management, Switzerland in 2014. He later obtained his Master of Industrial Business Management from Southwest State University, Russia in 2015.

While Tan Teh Jie was studying for his bachelor’s degree in 2013, he incorporated Zheng Feng Equity Sdn. Bhd. with his partner to venture into the bird’s nest distribution business. It was during this time when he built his experience and professional network in the industry.

Upon his graduation in 2015, he sold his entire equity interest in Zheng Feng Equity Sdn. Bhd. to his partner, Wang Fong Luang @ How Fong Luang and co-founded Ming Feng with Tan Heng Guan, Tan Teh Sheng and Tan Beng Heng. He has since been instrumental to the growth and development of our Group to date.

TAN TEH SHENG
Executive Director and Deputy CEO

Malaysian, aged 24, appointed to the Board on 9 April 2018.

He graduated with Bachelor of Sciences (Honours) in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience from University of Nottingham Malaysia in 2017.

He co-founded Ming Feng in 2015 with Tan Heng Guan, Tan Teh Jie and Tan Beng Heng. As Deputy CEO, Tan Teh Sheng supports our CEO in ensuring the smooth running of our Group’s operations.

He is primarily responsible for overseeing the administrative functions of our Group.

DATUK NG SEING LIONG
Independent Non-Executive Director

Malaysian, aged 65, appointed to the Board on 16 November 2018.

Datuk Ng graduated with Diploma in Commerce from Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (formerly known as Tunku Abdul Rahman College) in 1977. He is a Chartered Accountant, approved Company Auditor, Liquidator and Tax Agent. He is a Member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants, Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants United Kingdom, Associate Member of Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators United Kingdom, Member of Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Fellow Member of Institute of Co-operative and Management Auditors Malaysia and Fellow Member of Chartered Institute of Taxation, Malaysia.

Datuk Ng has over 40 years of experience in audit, tax, corporate advisory as well as receivership and liquidation. He is presently the Senior Partner of S. L. Ng & Associates (formerly known as S. L. Ng & Lean). He also holds directorships in 2 public companies, namely Eversendai Corporation Berhad and Golden Land Berhad, both listed on the Main Market of Bursa Securities.

TAN BENG HENG
Substantial Shareholder

Malaysian, aged 64.

He obtained Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia in 1973 from Sekolah Menengah Abu Bakar Temerloh, Pahang. He started his career in his family business of rubber and palm oil kernel trading in Termeloh, Pahang.

In 1996, he was appointed as director in Sri Kerdau Commodities Sdn. Bhd., which involved in trading of palm oil fruit bunches and palm oil kernel. In 2008, he was appointed as director of Sri Kerdau Development Sdn. Bhd., a property development company. In 2010, he was appointed as director in SKC Plantations Sdn. Bhd., an oil palm plantation company. In 2014, he was appointed as director of Sri Kerdau Bird Nest Sdn. Bhd., a swiftlet farming company. He is responsible for financial management and strategic planning of the aforementioned companies and has over 40 years of experience in variety of industries.

In 2015, he co-founded Ming Feng with Tan Heng Guan, Tan Teh Jie and Tan Teh Sheng.