Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Yap Khong, aged 69, was appointed to the Board of Signature International Berhad on 20 November 2007. He graduated in 1970 from University of Malaya with a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) and he is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (United Kingdom). He has more than 31 years of experience in the banking and financial sector. He has held various senior management positions in two financial institutions, namely UMBC and Alliance Bank Berhad.
He held the position of Senior Banker in Alliance Bank Berhad prior to his retirement in 2006, where he was responsible for marketing commercial and corporate businesses. He is also a business advisor to a few private companies. He is the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and Nomination Committee and a member of the Audit Committee of the Company. He has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of the Company and does not hold any shares in the Company and its subsidiary companies. He has not entered into any transaction, whether directly or indirectly, that has a conflict of interest with the Company. He attended all the five (5) Board meetings of the Company held during the financial year 2014.