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Tan Sri Dato' Hari N. Govindasamy

Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman
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Tan Sri Dato' Hari was appointed Chairman of the Board on 29 September 2011. He has been a Non-Executive Director of IEV Group Sdn. Bhd. since 2004.

Tan Sri Dato' Hari is a businessman by profession and is currently the Director and Deputy Chairman of Emrail Sdn. Bhd., a construction company specialising in railway engineering and infrastructure. He also holds non-executive directorships on the Board of several other private limited companies in Malaysia and is a member of the Institute and Board of Engineers, Malaysia.

Tan Sri Dato' Hari has served on the Board of Lembaga Lebuhraya Malaysia (The Malaysian Highway Authority) and public listed companies that include Tenaga Nasional Berhad, SP Setia Berhad and Puncak Niaga Holdings Berhad.

Tan Sri Dato' Hari obtained a Bachelor Degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from the University of Northumbria, England in 1977.

Christopher Nghia Do

President & Chief Executive Officer
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Christopher Nghia Do is the Group's founder, President and CEO and was appointed to the Board on 26 July 2011.

Christopher Nghia Do established the business in 1987 to commercialise his invention, the "ocean-powered" Marine Growth Control ("MGC") technology. With more than 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, he is responsible for the overall business performance, growth strategy and corporate planning of the Group.

Christopher Nghia Do spearheaded the management and transformation of the Group through its 30 years in the oil and gas industry into an integrated energy provider with upstream, midstream and downstream activities. During this era of low oil price norm, he is leading the transformation of the Group and building an Asset Integrity Management business, offering disruptive technologies that create value to customers, especially in the brownfield market segment globally.

Christopher Nghia Do is the founder and chairman of the Sunshine Scholarship Foundation in Vietnam, with a mission to help eradicate poverty through education by providing scholarships to students from challenging backgrounds until their tertiary graduation.

Christopher Nghia Do graduated from the University of New South Wales, Australia, in 1984 with a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering (First Class Honours).

Joanne Bruce

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
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Joanne Bruce was appointed to the Board on 29 September 2011 and has been with the Group as a senior executive member since 1988. In June 2015, Joanne Bruce relinquished her position as the Company's Executive Director - Corporate Affairs and Compliance and has been re-designated as a NonIndependent Non-Executive Director of the Company.

Prior to relinquishing her position, Joanne Bruce was responsible for corporate finance, compliance and legal matters, including corporate negotiations and overseeing the Group's company secretarial matters. She also assisted in the establishment of branch offices and subsidiaries and provided support in administrative and corporate matters of the Group.

As a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director, Joanne Bruce had provided corporate advisory services to IEV International Limited (a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Group) as specified by the CEO and the board of directors of IEV International.

Prior to joining the Group, Joanne Bruce was the Dean of the New South Wales College of Natural Therapies. Joanne Bruce graduated with a Diploma in Naturopathy and a Diploma of Botanic Medicine from the New South Wales College of Natural Therapies, Australia in 1985.

Ng Weng Sui Harry

Lead Independent Director
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Harry Ng was appointed to the Board on 26 July 2011. Harry Ng is the Lead Independent Director, the Chairman of the Audit Committee, the Risk Committee and a member of the Nominating Committee and the Remuneration Committee. Harry Ng is currently the Executive Director of HLM (International) Corporate Services Pte. Ltd., which provides corporate services and business consulting. He has more than 30 years of experience in accountancy, finance and audit.

He is the Non-Executive Chairman, Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Artivision Technologies Ltd., as well as an Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Q&M Dental Group (Singapore) Limited, Oxley Holdings Limited and HG Metal Manufacturing Limited, all of which are currently listed on the SGX-ST. Harry Ng was the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of Achieva Limited from 2008 to 2010.

Harry Ng is a Fellow member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK). He obtained a Master of Business Administration (General Business Administration) from The University of Hull, UK.

Kesavan Nair

Independent Director
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Kesavan Nair was appointed to the Board as an Independent Director on 29 September 2011. Kesavan Nair is the Chairman of the Nominating Committee and the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit Committee and the Risk Committee.

Kesavan Nair is a practising Advocate & Solicitor with Bayfront Law LLC. Kesavan Nair is also an Independent Director of Kitchen Culture Holdings Ltd., Arion Entertainment Singapore Limited, HG Metal Manufacturing Ltd. and Artivision Technologies Limited.

Kesavan Nair is a member of the Law Society of Singapore, the Singapore Academy of Law, the Honourable Society of The Middle Temple, the Singapore Institute of Arbitration, the Criminal Legal Aid Scheme and the Association of Criminal Lawyers in Singapore. He graduated from the University College Wales, Aberystwyth with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) in 1988.