Mr. Peter Fitch
Mr. Peter Fitch, originally from the UK, was appointed as Managing Director of Segamat Panel Boards Sdn Bhd since the company was set up in 2002. Mr. Fitch graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Process / Chemical Engineering from the University of Reading in UK in year 1983.
Mr. Fitch has over 20 years’ experience in the wood based panel business and an additional 17 years’ experience in the Manufacturing, Engineering and Project related business. He has worked for such prestigious international companies as Unilever, HJ Heinz and the London International Group.
Some of his more recent appointments have been as Manufacturing Manager for LRC (M) Sdn Bhd, Operations Manager for Takeuchi MDF, and Project Director for PTP (China).
Mr. Fitch is currently one of the Executive member of MPMA and Chairman of MMMA.
Ms. Sue Lim Siew Eng
General Manager (Sales & Admin)
Ms. Sue Lim Siew Eng, a Malaysian, was appointed as General Manager (Administration and Sales) on 1st April 2009. She joined the company on 1st July 2002 as Administration and Sales Manager. Ms. Sue graduated with a Bachelor of International Business Administration from the University of Nebraska Lincoln, USA.
Ms. Sue has worked in the wood panel business for almost 10 years. She has worked for other International Companies such as Funai Electric, Takeuchi MDF and Plantation Timber Products (Singapore). She was also the Project Management Assistant for PTP in China and was posted to France for 3 months.
She is also one of the Founding Managers of the SPB project.
Mr. Agustheer Narayanasamy
Mr. Agustheer, a Malaysian, was appointed as Production Manager since he joined the company in year 2002.
Mr. Agustheer has worked in the wood panel industry for almost 30 years. He has worked for Takeuchi MDF as Operator at Mende and Contiroll presses for 8 years, He was then promoted as Quality Manager. After Takeuchi MDF was sold to Merbok, Mr. Agusustheer worked at Matak a Japanese Furniture factory for 2 years. He was also the Trainer for Mende Press Process Control in PTP in China for 3 months.
He is one of the Founding Managers of the SPB project.
Mr. Koon Teng Soon
Mr. Koon Teng Soon, a Malaysian, joined the company in year 2013 as Finance Manager. He was part time student of Diploma in Finance and Accounting from FTMS Business School in year 2005 while he worked in Singapore. He further pursued the Bachelor of Art in Business Management from The Nottingham Trent University UK in year 2008.
Mr. Koon has more than 15 years of Finance & Accounting experiences in different industries. Before he joined SPB in woodbased panel industry, he worked 2 years in engineering company in Singapore, 4 years in manufacturing and trading under group companies & 5 years’ experience in Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG).
Mr. Harun Bin Asmuni
Mechanical Engineering Manager
Mr. Harun Asmuni, a Malaysian, joined the company in year 2015 as Mechanical Engineering Manager. He has a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from University Technology Malaysia and he further pursued the Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering.
Mr. Harun has more than 25 years of engineering experiences. He worked as Mechanical Maintenance Manager in steel industry under Antara Steel Pasir Gundang for 12 years. Before he joined SPB, he worked with Takeuchi MDF as Mechanical Engineering Manager for 14 years in total. He is very well experienced in Mende line.
Mr. Ahmad Tarmizi
Mechanical Engineering Manager
Mr. Ahmad Tarmizi Idris, a Malaysian, joined the company in year 2016 as Mechanical Engineering Manager. He has a Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Engineering) from the University Technology Malaysia.
After graduated in year 2005, he worked with YTL-Pahang Cement as a Mechanical Engineer ad Mieco Manufacturing Sdn Bhd as a Senior Mechanical Engineer. Mr. Ahmad Tarmizi has more than 15 years’ experience in manufacturing include 10 years in the wood-based industry. In addition to assisting in Engineering matters, Mr. Ahmad Tarmizi has been appointed as the Safety & Health Officer for SPB and UCG.
Mr. Tey Kock Kien
Production Manager of UC Gravure Sdn Bhd
Mr. Tey Kock Kien, a Malaysian, joined SPB in year 2013 as QC Manager. Before that, he worked in the electronics industry for more than 16 years and a palm-oil biomass company for 2 years at the management level.
In 2014, he promoted to assist in new projects as Project Coordinator until the projects were commissioning successfully. Currently, he is the Production Manager for UC Gravure Sdn Bhd.