Jadi Imaging Technologies Sdn Bhd Change in Boardroom - Jadi Imaging Technologies Sdn Bhd

Change in Boardroom

February 16, 2015 at 12:00 am
Change in Boardroom
Reference No CK-150216-52057

Company Name
:
JADI IMAGING HOLDINGS BERHAD
Stock Name
:
JADI
Date Announced
:
16/02/2015

Date of change
:
16/02/2015
Name
:
Dr Gan Seng Neon
Age
:
67
Nationality
:
Malaysian
Type of change
:
Redesignation
Previous Position
:
Non-Executive Director
New Position
:
Non-Executive Director
Directorate
:
Independent & Non Executive
Qualifications
:
He obtained his B. Sc. Hons. (Chemistry) Degree in 1973, and his Ph.D Degree in 1976 from the University of Malaya and did his post-doctorate training for one year under a French Government Fellowship at the Centre Des Recherches sur les Macromolecules in Strasbourg for 1 year in 1976-77. He was appointed as a Lecturer at the University of Malaya in 1978 and promoted to Associate Professor in 1986 and Professor in 2000.
Working experience and occupation
:
Dr. Gan served as a Lecturer at the Centre for Foundation Studies in Science, University of Malaya for 12 years from 1978–1990 after which he was transferred back to the Chemistry Department. He was also attached to various foreign universities during sabbatical leaves, including the Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan as a Foreign Research Scholar for nine months in 1983; PennState University, USA as an exchange scholar for 1 year in 1989; Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology as a visiting professor in May 1990; and King Mongkut Institute of Technology, Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand as a visiting professor in April 1997.

He has published more than 150 scientific papers in international journals, and presented over 172 papers in both local and international seminars and conferences. He has also authored and co-authored a few textbooks and dictionaries. In application research, he has filed 20 patents on his inventions and received awards for excellent services and won gold medals in a number of exhibitions on his inventions and innovations, both at national and international events. He has supervised many postgraduates and has produced 17 PhD and 35 M.Sc. He holds memberships in a number of professional organizations and has been a Chartered Chemist and Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London since 1977. He was elected a Fellow of the Malaysian Scientific Association in December 2006 and became a Fellow of the Malaysian Institute of Chemistry in August 2008.

Directorship of public companies (if any)
:
N/A
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer
:
N/A
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer
:
N/A
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries
:
70,648 ordinary shares of the Company.

Remarks
Dr Gan Seng Neon has been redesignated from Independent Non-Executive Director to Senior Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 16 February 2015. He has also been appointed as the Chairman of Nomination Committee of the Company.