MAK CHEE MENG, male, aged 63, Malaysian, was appointed to the Board on 3 February 1999.

Prior to joining C.B. Industrial Product Sdn. Bhd. in 1994, he was the Manager (Industrial Division) from 1982 to 1989 for Centrimax Engineering Sdn. Bhd., a company principally involved in the supply of palm oil mill equipment and related services, where he was responsible for the sales and marketing division. He is the founder of AV-Ecopalms Sdn. Bhd. and Avecpalm Marketing Resources Sdn. Bhd. He is instrumental in developing the export market in the West African countries, Papua New Guinea and the South American tropical belt countries.

From 2010 to 2012, he was appointed as the Plantation Director of Sachiew Plantations Sdn. Bhd. to oversee the operations of Sachiew Plantations Sdn. Bhd. and Empresa Estate Sdn. Bhd. and Palm Oil Milling. He is currently the Managing Director of the subsidiary company, AV-Ecopalms Sdn. Bhd., managing the green field development of 32,000 ha potential landbank for oil palm cultivation in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia.