UTHAYA KUMAR K VIVEKANANDA

Aged 63, Malaysian
Independent Non-Executive Director / Chairperson of Audit Committee / Member of Remuneration and Nomination & Corporate Governance Committees

DATE OF APPOINTMENT:
10 April 2017

Uthaya Kumar K Vivekananda (“VU Kumar”) was with PricewaterhouseCoopers for nearly 35 years. He has led and worked on some of the most challenging and complex assignments of the Firm, both in Malaysia and globally, working with multinational and blue-chip national clients in audit, business advisory, mergers and acquisitions, valuations, privatisations, IPOs and cross-border transactions.

VU Kumar, is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Malaysian Association of Certified Public Accountants.

VU Kumar has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of the Company and he has no conflict of interest with the Company.

He has not been convicted of any offence within the past 5 years nor been imposed any penalty by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year.