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Corporate Overview

Strong leadership creates first-class IT, Internet and Communications Solutions

TIME is an ASEAN-focused telecommunications provider that connects businesses and homes by coupling the most capable people with the latest technologies available.

Based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, we offer a full suite of connectivity solutions that include wholesale bandwidth, private leased lines, dedicated Internet, international connectivity and data centre solutions to operators and enterprises across the Asia-Pacific region.

Our Cross Peninsular Cable System (CPCS™) nationwide fibre optic network is the backbone of TIME, anchoring our core Malaysian fixed-line business.

Fully future-proof, the CPCS™delivers exceptional availability, speed and reliability. With it, we offer Malaysia’s fastest home broadband service at speeds of up to 100Mbps.

Outside Malaysia, the stakes we own in international submarine cable assets enable us to provide seamless connectivity between a rapidly developing Southeast Asia and the rest of the world.

A crucial component of our international submarine cable assets is a fully owned, full-fledged Cable Landing Station, acting as a termination hub for seamless international and domestic connectivity.

We also offer international-class storage and value-added ancillary services through our award-winning, carrier-neutral data centre facilities.

Building on our facilities in Malaysia and Singapore, we count data centre presence in Hong Kong, Thailand and Vietnam through strategic alliances with our co-location partners.

We have been publicly traded in Malaysia since 2001 and have been doing business in Asia for nearly three decades. In the process, we have built an enviable reputation for high-performance solutions, product innovation and customer commitment.

Board of Directors
Abdul Kadir Md Kassim
Non-Independent, Non-Executive Director & Chairman

Abdul Kadir Md Kassim, a Malaysian, aged 75, was appointed to the Board of TIME dotCom Berhad on 22 October 2001 and as Chairman on 15 January 2010.

Abdul Kadir holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the University of Singapore and is the Managing Partner of Messrs Kadir, Andri & Partners.

Abdul Kadir sits on the Boards of UEM Group Berhad and is Chairman of UEM Builders Berhad and, of Cement Industries of Malaysia Berhad.

Abdul Kadir serves as Chairman of Federation of Investment Managers Malaysia, is a member of the Investment Panel of Lembaga Tabung Haji and of the Corporate Debt Restructuring Committee.

He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Danajamin Nasional Berhad and Datuk Yaw Teck Seng Foundation. On 15 February 2012, he was appointed as trustee of The Renong Group Scholarship Trust Fund.

Elakumari Kantilal
Non-Independent, Non-Executive Director

Elakumari Kantilal, a Malaysian, aged 58, was appointed to the Board of TIME dotCom Berhad on 8 March 2001. She is the Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee. She is also a member of the Audit Committee and the Tender Committee.

Elakumari currently holds the position of Director of Investments in Khazanah Nasional Berhad ("Khazanah"). She was actively involved in the establishment of Khazanah whilst in the Ministry of Finance. She has been in Khazanah since its inception in 1994, moving from the position of Senior Manager to Director in 2004. She started her career in the government sector in 1981 and held various positions within the sector namely in the Accountant General's Office, Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Finance. She was involved in the monitoring and restructuring of companies, including debts of non-performing companies held by Ministry of Finance (Incorp).

She holds a Master of Science in Accounting and Finance from the University of East Anglia and a Bachelor of Accounting from University Kebangsaan Malaysia. Besides her executive education in IMD Switzerland, she has also attended the Harvard Premier Business Management Program. She is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

She also serves as a Director on the Boards of Faber Group Bhd and TIME Engineering Bhd.

Ronnie Kok Lai Huat
Senior Independent, Non-Executive Director

Ronnie Kok Lai Huat, a Malaysian, aged 60, was appointed to the Board of TIME dotCom Berhad on 31 January 2008. He is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee.

Ronnie holds a Degree in Business Administration from the University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom. Prior to joining the Board of TIME, Ronnie held the position of Global Head of Marketing at Sampoerna International from September 2004 to January 2007 and was Sampoerna Malaysia's Marketing Director from June 2002 to August 2004. Between 1996 and 2002, he served as the Vice President of Marketing & Sales at JT International Tobacco Sdn Bhd where he also held the position of Executive Director on the Board of the company. He also sits on the Board of Cement Industries of Malaysia Berhad.

Balasingham A. Namasiwayam
Independent, Non-Executive Director

Balasingham A. Namasiwayam, a Malaysian, aged 64, was appointed to the Board of TIME dotCom Berhad on 13 July 2009. He is the Chairman of the Tender Committee. He is also a member of the Audit Committee and the Nomination and Remuneration Committee.

Balasingham holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Electrical Engineering from Portsmouth Polytechnic, United Kingdom. He is a Fellow of The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia and is a Professional Engineer, Malaysia (P. Eng). He is also a Member of The Institution of Engineering and Technology, United Kingdom.

Balasingham has been involved in the telecommunications industry for more than 30 years. Prior to joining the Board of TIME, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Fiberail Sdn Bhd from September 2003 to June 2008. Balasingham began his career as an Assistant Controller of Telecoms with the then Jabatan Telekom Malaysia and served in various capacities until December 1986. He continued his career with Telekom Malaysia from 1987 to 2003. His last position with Telekom Malaysia was General Manager of Specialised Network Services.

Hong Kean Yong
Independent, Non-Executive Director

Hong Kean Yong, a Malaysian, aged 53, was appointed to the Board of TIME dotCom Berhad on 1 September 2012. He is a member of the Tender Committee.

Hong holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from University Malaya. He began his career in Accenture Malaysia, where he held various senior positions from March 1987 to December 1994. He has also served in various senior capacities in MBf Group of Companies, Multimedia University, Avanade Malaysia Sdn Bhd and Motorola Multimedia Sdn Bhd prior to his last position as the Group Chief Information Officer in Hong Leong Financial Group from April 2008 to March 2011. Hong is currently the Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning and Technology Advisor at Taylors Education Group, a position held by him since April 2011.

Afzal Abdul Rahim
Non-Independent, Executive Director & Commander-in-Chief

Afzal Abdul Rahim, a Malaysian, aged 37, was appointed as Director & Commander-in-Chief of TIME dotCom Berhad on 7 October 2008.

He holds a Degree in Mechanical Engineering with Electronics, specialising in Acoustic Wave Theory from the University of Sussex, United Kingdom.

Afzal started his career in the automotive industry culminating in a regional role with Group Lotus PLC. A technology entrepreneur, he also founded the Malaysian Internet Exchange (MyIX), which was established in 2006.

Afzal Abdul Rahim
Lee Weng Fak
  Chief Enterprise Officer
Lee Guan Hong
  CEO, Malaysian Fixed Line
Loh Jenkim
  Chief Commercial Officer
Saiful Husni Samak
  CEO, Global Bandwidth
Julian Ding
  Chief Innovation Officer
Chiew Kok Hin
  CEO, Data Centre
Anand Vijayan
  Chief Services Officer
Long Sher Neng
  Chief Financial Officer
Christopher Wilson
  Head, International Business

Strength, innovation and leadership skills encompassed by our Board of Directors makes Time dotCom a leading IT, Internet and Communications Solution Provider