John Lim, Dato'

Dato' John Lim has primary responsibility for client liaison and business development. He is also part of the AIM team and has been involved in the listing of a number of Malaysian businesses on AIM. He was previously involved in audits and business consultancy.

He is the executive director for corporate finance and corporate affairs of Anglo- Eastern Plantations Plc, which is listed on the London Stock Exchange, with palm oil plantations in Indonesia and Malaysia. Prior to being appointed the executive director he was the senior independent non-executive director and was the chairman of the audit committee and was also the chairman of the nomination and corporate governance committee. He is currently a member of the audit committee, nomination and corporate governance committee and remuneration committee.

Dato' John Lim was on the Board of UHY International, as a director, from 2000 to mid 2014.

 

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