Khalid Bin Sufat, Malaysian, aged 56, was appointed to the Board of the Company on 15 August 2001. He is an Accountant by profession and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Association of certified Accountants, UK and also a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA).
He had considerable experience in the banking industry having held several senior positions, namely Managing Director of Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Bhd., General Manager, Consumer Banking of Malayan Banking Bhd. and Executive Director of United Merchant Finance Bhd.
He had previously managed a few listed companies, namely as Executive Director of Tronoh Mines Malaysia Bhd., Deputy Executive Chairman of Furqan Business Organisation Bhd. and Group Managing Director of Seacera Tiles Bhd. His directorships in other public listed companies include Tradewinds (M) Berhad, UMW Holdings Bhd., Chemical Company of Malaysia Bhd. and Kuwait Finance House (Malaysia) Bhd.