Change in Boardroom

Reference No CC-141110-51429

Company Name

:

IRE-TEX CORPORATION BERHAD

Stock Name

:

IRETEX

Date Announced

:

10/11/2014

 
Amended Announcements
Please refer to the earlier announcement reference number: CC-141104-36981

 

Date of change : 04/11/2014
 
Name

:

Abdul Rahim Bin Abdul Hamid
 
Age

:

64
 
Nationality

:

Malaysian
 
Type of change

:

Appointment
 
Designation

:

Chairman
 
Directorate

:

Independent & Non Executive
 
Qualifications

:

Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.
 
Working experience and occupation

:

He started his career in Coopers & Lybrand (previously known as Cooper Brothers & Co.) in 1971. He rose in the firm to eventually become its Chief Executive Officer in 1993. When the firm merged with Price Waterhouse in 1998 to form PricewaterhouseCoopers, he served as its Deputy Executive Chairman until he retired in June 2004.

During the career span of 33 years he was involved in Auditing, Management Consulting and Insolvency Services covering a cross section of industries including Retail, Manufacturing, Construction, Plantation, Entertainment and Banking.

Upon his retirement in 2004 he established Rahim Hamid & Co, now renamed ARH Associates providing Professional Services in Mergers & Acquisition, Insolvency & Recovery and Muamalat Business Advisory.

In the education sector, he is a Member of the Senate at Open University Malaysia. He had previously served as Adjunct Professor at University Technology MARA and University Malaysia Trengganu.

In the accounting profession, he served the Malaysian Institute of Accountants for a total of 12 years since 2001 and he was the President for 2 terms. He also served as the President of the ASEAN Federation of Accountants from 2010 to 2011.
 
Directorship of public companies (if any)

:

Petra Energy Berhad, Aeon Co (M) Berhad, Encorp Berhad,
Malaysia Debt Ventures Berhad, Malaysia Venture Capital Management Berhad and MIDF Amanah Asset Management Berhad
 
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer

:

Nil

 
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer

:

Nil

 

Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries
 

:

Nil
 

Remarks :
Gender : Male

This amended announcement is to include the gender of the director which was ommitted in the annoucement released on 4 November 2014.