Who We Are?
Golden Agro Plantation (Mukah) Berhad (GAP)
Golden Agro Plantation (Mukah) Berhad is a public company engaged in the development and management of oil palm plantations. Together with its parent company, Golden Agro Plantation (Mukah) Berhad has a land bank of approximately 37,000 acres of agricultural land in Mukah, Sarawak.
Dato’ Allan Lim Kim Huat, Malaysian, is the Executive Chairman of Widetech (Malaysia) Berhad and the Managing Director of Ablegroup Berhad. Previously, he was the Executive Deputy Chairman at Sunrise Berhad.
He is a certified public accountant by profession and is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He started his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Kuala Lumpur in 1980 before moving on to the commercial sector. Through his involvement as senior management personnel with various companies in Malaysia, Dato’ Allan Lim has extensive exposure and experience in diverse industries such as manufacturing, trading, property development, leisure and entertainment and food services.
Lester Lim Shen Yong, Malaysian, holds a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA. He is involved in the running of day-to-day operations of the Management Company.
Mr Semon was appointed as General Manager of the Management Company on 3 December 2018. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Human Resource Development) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. In 2017, Mr Semon received the Award of Professional Diploma of Licentiate (LISP) and currently he has an ongoing project paper for Associate Incorporated Society of Planters (AISP) which will be completed in 2019.
Mr Semon has 18 years of extensive experience in oil palm plantation. He started his career with IOI Group as the Assistant Manager for the company’s plantation in Sandakan, Sabah. Prior to joining the Management Company, he was the Senior Manager for Tradewinds Plantation Berhad wherein he was responsible for the company’s plantation in Sibu region, Sarawak.
Ms Lilian was appointed as Senior Finance/Admin Manager of the Management Company on 1 October 2018. She is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA).
She has more than 10 years of extensive experience in both the professional and the commercial sector. She started her career with Deloitte Malaysia and was involved in audit and special assignments prior to her moving on to the commercial sector in which she has gained exposure and experience in financial management. She was the Accounts Manager and Group Administrative Manager for Ta Ann Holdings Berhad specialised in Timber and Oil Palm Industry.