Dato’ Sri Cheong Kong Fitt
Dato’ Sri Cheong Kong Fitt, Malaysian, male, aged 60, was appointed to the Board on 5 September 2008 and is responsible for the Company and its subsidiaries (“Group”) day-today management as well as setting the corporate vision and direction, including planning and implementing strategic business plans for the Group. He graduated with a Diploma in Business from the School of Marketing, Ipoh, obtained in 1986 and was awarded Postgraduate Certificate in International Business from York St John University, England in 2017. He has approximately 27 years of working experience in the public bus terminal operations.
Dato’ Sri Cheong Kong Fitt commenced his career as a supervisor in Choong Sam Tin Mine in 1980. In 1985, he joined Swee Keong Construction Pte Ltd, Singapore as a supervisor. He left Swee Keong Construction Pte Ltd, Singapore in 1992 and joined The Combined Bus Services (Partnership), operator of Stesen Bas, Jalan Kidd as supervisor where he was principally responsible for managing public bus terminal operations. During his tenure in the Partnership, he gained extensive knowledge and experience in managing terminal and bus operations. From 2006 to 2009, he was instrumental in leading the initiative to merge the bus services operations of The General Omnibus Company (Perak) Sdn Bhd, Ipoh Omnibus Company Sdn Bhd and The Kinta Omnibus Company Sdn Bhd. After successfully merging the bus services operations, he left The Combined Bus Services (Partnership) in 2013.
In 2008, he founded the Company, which was converted into a public company in 2010, and subsequently was listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad (“Bursa Securities”) in 2016. Under his management, the Group successfully built and commenced operations of Terminal Meru Raya in 2012 followed by Phase 1 of Terminal Kampar Putra in 2019.
Dato’ Sri Cheong Kong Fitt is the brother of Dato’ Cheong Peak Sooi, an Executive Director of the Company. He does not have any conflict of interest with the Company. He has not been convicted of any offences within the past five (5) years and has not been imposed any penalty by the relevant regulatory bodies during the FYE 2019. He does not hold any directorship in any other public listed companies.