Tan Sri Dato' Ir Wong Foon Meng, Malaysian, aged 58, was appointed as Chairman/Non-Executive Director of the Company on 1 June 2010. He graduated in mechanical engineering from the University of Technology Malaysia in 1978. He spent his early career in Government service where he held various positions at technical and administrative level. He had a distinguished career during his 13 years' service and had been attending various technical trainings, conferences and management courses at international level among others in Thailand, Philippines, Japan, France, Yugoslavia and USA. He had also been accorded the Excellence Service Award by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment in 1982. His last position held was as the Regional Director of Department of Environment for Terengganu and Kelantan before he left the service to be in the private practice in 1991.
He was elected as a State Assemblyman in Terengganu in 1995 and subsequently appointed as a member of the State Executive Council (EXCO). He was appointed as Senator and elected as Deputy President of the Senate of Parliament of Malaysia in 2004. He was then elected as the President of the Senate from July 2009 until April 2010. During his tenure with the Parliament, he had fostered close bilateral relationships with the Governments and Parliaments of countries in Asia, Africa, Europe as well as South America.
Tan Sri Dato' Ir Wong Foon Meng's extensive experience in the public sector, executive and legislative experience at state and federal level, as well as corporate experience in the later years has enabled him to lead and share his experience with the Board.