Board of Directors
Lim Een Hong
Lim Een Hong
Chief Executive Officer

Lim Een Hong (E H Lim) serves as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Eduspec Holdings Berhad (Eduspec) since March 18, 2010. Before joining the education industry, E H Lim is the managing partner of Messrs E H Lim, Lee & Partners in Kuala Lumpur. He graduated with a Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) from University of Malaya.

E H Lim believes the k-12 education should be institutionalized, and he also advocates public-private partnership in education. Under his leadership, the EHB Group cultivated new strategic partnerships with iCarnegie Global Learning Inc., Robotmatter, HANBAN China, Microsoft, Google, Apple, and various MOEs in the Southeast Asia region.

E H Lim also collaborates with his counterparts in Singapore, China, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam to establish a regional market presence and introduce education technology programs and services.

Dato' Wee Hoe Soon
Dato' Wee Hoe Soon @ Gooi Hoe Soon
Independent Director

YBhg. Dato' Wee Hoe Soon @ Gooi Hoe Soonis a member of Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He has more than 35 years of experience in the fields of accounting and corporate finance and was finance director of several private and public listed companies.

YBhg. Dato' Gooi had been instrumental in the successful implementation of several corporate exercises which included merger and acquisition and corporate debt restructuring exercises undertaken by public listed companies.

In 1999, YBhg. Dato' Gooi was appointed to the Board of Avenue Capital Resources Berhad as a Non-Executive Director, as its Group Managing Director in 2001 and subsequently as its Deputy Chairman in 2004, a position that he held until 2006. He was also the CEO/Executive Director-Dealing of Avenue Securities Sdn Bhd and also an Independent Non-Executive Director of Pos Malaysia Berhad from 2007 to 2013. In 2008,YBhg. Dato Gooi was appointed to the Board of EON Bank Berhad and was subsequently appointed Chairman of the Board in 2009, a position that he held until May 2012. He was the Chairman of EON Bank Berhad from 2010 till the vesting of the whole of the Bank's business to Hong Leong Bank Berhad on 1 July 2011.

Currently, YBhg. Dato Gooi is a Director of AIA Bhd, Yinson Holdings Berhad. He is also a Director/Chairman of Perusahaan SadurTimah Malaysia (Perstima) Berhad and Director/Co-Chairman of Hup Seng Industries Berhad.

Baldesh Singh
Baldesh Singh
Executive Director

Baldesh Singh started his career in investment banking with Bumiputra Merchant Bankers Berhad in 1992. He moved on to Melewar Equities Sdn Bhd as Vice President (VP) Corporate Finance and assumed various roles within the Group culminating as Group Financial Controller of Tajo Berhad in 2001. In 2002, he was attached to the Works Partnership, a regional consulting and training services provider specializing in coaching and leadership development with offices in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Jakarta, and Kuala Lumpur. He joined Kencana Petroleum Berhad in 2011 to facilitate the SapuraKencana merger exercise. In 2012, he moved on to SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad as VP in the office of the Executive Vice Chairman.

Kenneth Liew Chee Keong
Kenneth Liew Chee Keong
Independent Non-Executive Director

Kenneth Liew Chee Keong started his career with Vismart Sdn Bhd as a Sales Coordinator in 1989. He moved on to DAT Technology Sdn Bhd, a computer hardware trading company as sales manager. In August 1995, he was attached to a Singaporean computer firm, KT Technology (Australia) Pte Ltd and was thereafter transferred to KT Technology (GB) Pty Ltd, England to oversee the Eastern Europe operation. During this period, he has gathered vast exposure and experience by overseeing branches in Romania, Hungary, and Russia. In 1998, he decided to settle in Malaysia. He was then attached to a few companies in Malaysia such as Time Technology Sdn Bhd, Time Communication Sdn Bhd, and Dynabook Computer Centre (M) Sdn Bhd before deciding to start his own family business, Piano Junction in September 2005 dealing with restoration and sales of pianos. In 2006, he took up the position of CEO in Masters Systems Academy Sdn Bhd while maintaining his family business. In 2007, he joined the pioneer team to initiate a management buyout within the Dynabook group of companies which eventually led to the reverse take-over of Litespeed Education Technologies Berhad (now known as Eduspec Holdings Berhad) where he held the position of Chief Operating Officer before taking up the position of Executive Director for Eduspec.

Dato' Mohd Ariff bin Araff
Dato' Mohd Ariff bin Araff
Independent Non-Executive Director

Dato' Mohd Ariff bin Araff, was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company on 19 December 2008. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from University of Brighton in United Kingdom, MIEM (Malaysia), P.Eng., MIEE, C. Eng. (United Kingdom), MIEEE (USA), SMP (Harvard), AMP (INSEAD), and DSNS, SPTJ.

He has extensive experience in Electric Utility Engineering and Management. He has worked in various capacities in Generation, Transmission and Distribution Divisions of Tenaga Nasional, the biggest electric utility in Malaysia.

Retired from TNB in April 2000 as Managing Director/CEO of TNB Research and was reappointed as an Advisor to TNB Research on contract basis for two years and was appointed as a Director to the Board of TNB Research Sdn. Bhd. from 1997 until now.

In 1998, he was appointed as a Board Member of Malaysia Energy Centre (Pusat Tenaga Malaysia- PTM) till now. He was appointed Chairman of MIMOS Berhad, a premier government-owned R&D establishment for ICT since October 2000 until 30th December 2004. In 2002 while as Chairman of MIMOS, he was conferred the prestigious award SPTJ.

He is Co-Chairman of Doble International Engineering Committee (USA) for Transformers. He was once the President of TNB Senior Officers Association (a Trade Union) and currently holds several positions as Advisor/Chairman/Board Member of private corporations and banking institutions.

Tan Sri Dato' Haji Alimuddin Haji Mohd Dom
Tan Sri Dato' Haji Alimuddin
Haji Mohd Dom

Independent Non-Executive Director

Tan Sri Dato' Haji Alimuddin Haji Mohd Dom was appointed as an independent Non-Executive Director of the Company on 16 June 2014. Tan Sri Alimuddin graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Arts (Anthropology and Sociology) from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in 1976. He pursued his masters degree in 1989 in the field of Educational Administration.

His career as a teacher began in 1976 at SMK Tengku Menteri Changkat Jering, Perak. In 1984 he was promoted as Vice Principal in SMK Dato’ Panglima Perang Kiri, Tapah Road, Perak. He served as a principal in five schools among them SM Sains Teluk Intan, Sekolah Tuanku Abdul Rahman, Ipoh and The Malay College Kuala Kangsar, Perak.

He was appointed Deputy Director, Schools Division in 2003 and was later promoted as the Deputy Director General, Private Higher Education Management Division in 2004. He was the Head of School Inspectorate from 2005 – 2007. On the 16th of July 2007 he was appointed as the Director General for Education, Ministry of Education Malaysia.

In recognition for his contribution to education he was conferred the Panglima Setia Mahkota which carries the title “Tan Sri” in 2009 by the DYMM YDP Agong. In 2007 he was conferred the Dato’ Paduka Mahkota Perak which carries the title “Dato’” by DYMM Sultan Perak.

Tengku Abu Bakar Ahmad Bin Tengku Abdullah
Tengku Abu Bakar Ahmad
Bin Tengku Abdullah

Independent Non-Executive Director

Tengku Abu Bakar Ahmad Bin Tengku Abdullah is the eldest son of YAM Tengku Arif Bendahara Pahang, Tengku Abdullah ibni Almarhum Sultan Abu Bakar. He was appointed as an independent Non-Executive Director of the Company on 16 June 2014. He graduated from Swinburne University Of Technology, Hawthrone, Australia with Bachelor of Business Accounting major in Finance in 2009.

He had gained working experience in insurance industry after graduation with ING Funds Bhd managing the marketing and unit trust of the Company. In 2011, he was appointed as Director of Unitab Medic Sdn Bhd, the largest medical health screening services for foreign workers in Malaysia. In 2012, he was appointed to the Board of Directors of Helm Maritime Sdn Bhd an Oil and Gas company.

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