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. Roslan Ismail
Safety & Health Manager
Mr. Roslan Ismail, a Malaysian, was appointed as Assistant Production Manager when he joined the company in year 2002. Before Mr. Roslan worked in wood panel industry, he has 8 years experiences in Construction project as Design Technician at UTM under Sambu Engineering Company from South Korea.
He was then joined Takeuchi MDF and worked as Senior Refiner Operation and setup a Refiner Line in Takeuchi MDF. He joined SPB in year 2002 as a pioneer team to setup the factory and fully in-charged the Green End and Refiner. Mr. Roslan is a qualified and registered Radiation Protection Officer (RPO) under Atomic Energy License Board (AELB) as well as registered Safety & Health Officer under DOSH.
In order to upgrade himself and skill, he further studied Operation Management at UTM. Due to his experiences and qualification, he was promoted as Safety and Health Manager in 2011 till now.
Mr. Parameswaran Suppiah
Mr. Parameswaran, a Malaysian, joined the company in year 2002 as Electrical Supervisor. He has a Diploma in Electrical Engineering and also Master in Management (MM) by Murdoch University, Australia.
Mr. Parameswaran has more than 20 years’ experience in manufacturing including 16 years in wood based industry. He has experience in the commissioning of new plants for customers in his previous job as well.
He was promoted as Electrical Engineering Manager in 2007. Later in year 2014, he was promoted as Project Manager to upgrade the existing machineries and overall in charged for all the New Projects.
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.