Datin Chai Seow Lin
Prior to joining our Group, she was an operations manager at United Overseas Bank (M) Bhd between May 1982 to April 1996. She was an assistant management accountant at Bow Valley Exploration Ltd, London between September 1981 and January 1982, and an assistant accountant between October 1980 to July 1981.
Datin Chai obtained a Bachelor of Arts (in Finance and Accounting) from the University of East London in June 1980 and her corporate secretary certificate from the Open University Malaysia in March 2007.
She was granted a Company Secretary Licence by the Company Commission of Malaysia since August 2014.
Sivaruban has 16 years of experience in servicing clients involved in various industries such as construction, property development, shipping, trading and manufacturing, health care, transportation, automotive, microelectronics, oil and gas, hospitality as well as non governmental organisations. He served clients locally and from other jurisdictions which includes United States of America, United Kingdom, Singapore, Indonesia, Bangladesh, UAE, India and Turkey.
He has led several statutory audits for major public listed companies and regional group audits. Sivaruban has also significant experience in managing several Initial Public Offer exercises as Reporting Accountants, which includes reviewing budgets and profit forecast, long form / short form accountants report for the purpose of submission to the Securities Commission. These audits required the understanding and application of various accounting and auditing standards.
Apart from leading large group statutory audits, Sivaruban has also varied experience in due diligence, review of profit forecast and projections, internal audit and consultancy. In addition, he has in depth knowledge in internal control and financial reporting.
Sivaruban is the Chief Financial Officer at Axcelasia Inc. and Executive Director at Axcelasia Global Business Services.