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. Chan was appointed as Senior General Manager of the Management Company on 1 May 2011. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Finance from Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA.
He started his career as an Executive in Fuji Xerox Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (Malaysia) in 1997. In 1999 he joined TT Resources Bhd as Assistant Manager and he was appointed as Executive Director in May 2007. He started his own business in 2009 before his appointment as Senior General Manager of the Management Company.
Ms. Looi was appointed as Finance / Admin Manager of the management Company on 16 May 2011. She is a Chartered Accountant and is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA).
She has more than 20 years of extensive experience in both the professional and the commercial sector. She started her career with PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and was involved in audit and special assignments. She was an Audit manager prior to her moving on to the commercial sector in which she has gained exposure and experience in financial management, procurement, projects, property leasing, insurance, etc. She was a General Manager, Central Purchasing before her appointment as Finance / Admin Manager of the Management Company.
Mr. Garin Bangit was appointed as Plantation Manager of the Management Company on 1 September 2011. He holds an Executive Master in Plantation Management and a Certificate in Plantation Management.
He started his career in the logging industry as a Log Grader and moved on to Log pond in-Charge before he joined the oil palm plantation industry in 1999. Mr. Garin Bangit has 16 years experience in the oil palm plantation industry of which 14 years are in peat soil management.
He was a Senior Plantation Manager with Tawakal Megah Sdn Bhd prior to joining the Management Company.