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Andrew Conrad Jacobs

Executive Chairman, American, Aged 61

Mr Jacobs was appointed to the Board of Ideal Jacobs (Malaysia) Corporation Bhd ("Ideal Jacobs") as Non- Independent Non-Executive Chairman on 8 June 2010 and re-designated as Executive Chairman of Ideal Jacobs on 15 December 2011.

He graduated from University of Delaware with a degree in Speech Communications. He is the co-founder of Ideal Jacobs (Xiamen) Corporation in 2005 and also the President of Ideal Jacobs Corporation ("IJUS") in New Jersey, The United States of America ("USA"). IJUS is a major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs.

Mr Jacobs has more than thirty years of experiences in the printing industry and has been involved in the marketing, production, quality control and other related fields in this industry. He is responsible for the rise of IJUS as one of the established suppliers in the printing industries among the multinational companies. He has also established "Ideal Jacobs" as a reputable supplier to various multinational companies worldwide. In addition, he is also actively involved in the environmental, health and safety movements in the USA.

He has also been a public speaker and author of several books including "Memoirs of a Sales Warrior: My Life, My Way" , "How to Start and Run Your Own Company -Or- Sex, Money and Power...It's All The same Thing" and "Say Yes or I will Keep Calling".

Mr Jacobs is a major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs by virtue of his interest in IJUS. He does not hold any directorship in any other public company. He has no family relationship with any Director and/or other major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs and has no conflict of interest other than disclosed under Note 32 which appears on page 105 in this Annual Report. He has not been convicted for any offence within the past five years, other than traffic offences, if any.

Dato' Meng Bin

Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director, Chinese, Aged 50

Dato' Meng Bin was appointed to the Board of Ideal Jacobs on 18 May 2009 and became our Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of Ideal Jacobs and its group of companies on 8 June 2010.

He graduated from University of Utah with a degree in Finance. He is the co-founder of Ideal Jacobs (Xiamen) Corporation ("IJX") in 2005 and is the Chairman of the Board of IJX. Mr. Meng is also the legal representative of IJX, Xiamen Ideal Jacobs International Limited Company ("IJIntl") and Suzhou Ideal Jacobs Corporation (IJSZ), both are indirect wholly-owned subsidiaries of Ideal Jacobs in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"). He is the Executive Director of IJSZ. He is also the chairman of IJIntl and General Manager of Ideal Jacobs (HK) Corporation Limited, wholly owned subsidiary of Ideal Jacobs in Hong Kong, China.

Prior to the establishment of IJX together with Mr Jacobs, Mr Meng started his career as the General Manager in Sanbor Xiamen Corporation. After eight (8) years of experience in manufacturing fields, he joined Space Diversity Limited Co. as a Director for the company's trading operation in Peoples' Republic of China and abroad. With his extensive industry experience accumulated for the past twenty (20) years in the management of business operation, marketing, sales and development of new business, Mr. Meng has been instrumental in the growth and development of IJX and the commencement of the Ideal Jacobs Group's business operation in Thailand, Suzhou of Peoples' Republic of China and Hong Kong. Being an integral part of the management team, Mr Meng is responsible for implementation of Ideal Jacobs Group's broad operational strategies and policies. He also oversees the day-to-day operations and performance of the Ideal Jacobs Group.

Mr Meng Bin is a major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs by virtue of his spouse, Foo Chong Lee's interests in Ideal Jacobs. He does not hold any directorship in any other public company. He has no family relationship with any Director and/or other major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs and has no conflict of interest with Ideal Jacobs. He has not been convicted for any offence within the past five years, other than traffic offences, if any.

Chen Shien Yee

Executive Director/Chief Finance Officer, Malaysian, Aged 52

Mr Chen was appointed to the Board of Ideal Jacobs on 23 January 2013. He is a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Member of the Malaysian Institution of Accountants, CA(M).

Mr Chen has extensive experience in finance and accounting, auditing and corporate restructuring and had held various senior positions in several public and private companies, namely, Medilink Global UK Limited, PPSC Industrial Holdings Sdn Bhd (a subsidiary of Wah Seong Corporation Bhd), Rhythm Consolidated Bhd, Dataprep Holdings Berhad, L&M Corporation Bhd and Taman Industri Selangor Sdn Bhd. Mr Chen is also currently the Chief Finance Officer of the Company.

Mr Chen is also the Managing Director of Ni Hsin Resources Berhad.

He has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs and has no conflict of interest with Ideal Jacobs. He has not been convicted for any offence within the past five years, other than traffic offences, if any.

Hing Kim Tat

Independent Non-Executive Director, Malaysian, Aged 50

Mr Hing was appointed to the Board of Ideal Jacobs as Independent Non-Executive Director on 8 June 2010. He is also a member of Remuneration Committee, Audit Committee and Nomination Committee.

He graduated from Nottingham Trent University with an LL.B (Hons). Upon admission to the Law Society of England & Wales as a solicitor, he worked as an assistant solicitor with a firm in London, United Kingdom. He is a lawyer by profession and a member of the Malaysian Bar and the Law Society of England and Wales.

He has more than 18 years of experience in corporate and commercial legal matters, and business laws in Malaysia and Peoples' Republic of China. He is also a Notary Public and Malaysian Trade Mark Agent.

He does not hold any directorship in any other public company. He has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs and has no conflict of interest with Ideal Jacobs. He has not been convicted for any offence within the past five years, other than traffic offences, if any.

Rizvi Bin Abdul Halim

Independent Non-Executive Director, Malaysian, Aged 48

Encik Rizvi was appointed to the Board of Ideal Jacobs as Independent Non-Executive Director on 21 June 2013.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Indiana State Universaty USA and Master of Business Administration from Ohio University USA.

He has vast experience in corporate banking, capital market and syndication and capital market regulations. He held the position of Account Manager in Bank Bumiputra Malaysia Berhad (now known as CIMB Bank Berhad) from 1995 to 1996. From 1997 to 2000, he was the Assistant Manager of Malaysian International Merchant Bankers Berhad (now known as Hong Leong Investment Bank Berhad). He joined Securities Commision Malaysia in 2000 and held the position of Senior Manager until 2012. He is currently the shareholder and director of Cascade Crest Sdn Bhd, a company involved in construction and engineering work.

He is also the Independent Non-Executive Director of Ni Hsin Resources Berhad and PDZ Holdings Berhad.

He has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs and has no conflict of interest with Ideal Jacobs. He has not been convicted for any offence within the past five years, other than traffic offences, if any.

Koong Lin Loong

Independent Non-Executive Director, Malaysian, Aged 53

Mr Koong was appointed to the Board of Ideal Jacobs as Independent Non-Executive Director on 8 June 2010. He is also the Chairman of Nomination Committee, a member of the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee.

He is qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant in the United Kingdom; a member of the Malaysia Institute of Accountant ("MIA") and Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia; Certified Practising Accountants Australia; Certified Management Accountants Australia; and Associate Member of Malaysian Association of Company Secretaries, the Institute of Internal Auditors ("IIA") Malaysia and Kampuchea Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Auditors.

He has extensive cross-border experiences in various industries which include internal audit and control, corporate finance, feasibility study for joint venture assignments.

He is the National Council Member of the Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia ("ACCCIM") , Chairman of its Taxation Task Force and Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Committee; Board of Director and Chairman of Audit Committee of SME Corp, Ministry of International Trade and Industry of Malaysia; Council Member of Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (CTIM).

He is the Managing Partner of Reanda LLKG International, Chartered Accountants, Executive Director of the Reanda International and K-Konsult Taxation Sdn Bhd and its group of companies.

He is currently an Independent Non-Executive Director of Oversea Enterprise Berhad.

He has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs and has no conflict of interest with Ideal Jacobs. He has not been convicted for any offence within the past five years, other than traffic offences, if any.

Tan Kean Huat

Independent Non-Executive Director, Malaysian, Aged 59

Mr Tan was appointed to the Board of Ideal Jacobs as Independent Non-Executive Director on 23 January 2013. He is the Chairman of Remuneration Committee, member of Nomination Committee and Audit Committee

He is a graduate in Diploma in Electronic Engineering.

Mr. Tan has retired as Executive Director and became Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of NV Multi Corporation Bhd on 1 August 2008. He is also a Director of Durian Garden Berhad, durian plantation company.

Apart from being in the insurance business for the past 20 years he is also active in the cosmetic trade. He has substantial interest in property investment as well as in food outlets.

Besides business, he is actively involved in charitable organizations. He is currently the Chairman of Confucian Culture & Education Foundation, Chairman of Chung De Classic Education Association Malaysia, Vice Chairman of NV Foundation, and General Secretary of Malaysia Chinese Cultural Society.

Mr Tan does not hold any directorship in any other public company. He has no family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of Ideal Jacobs and has no conflict of interest with Ideal Jacobs. He has not been convicted for any offence within the past five years, other than traffic offences, if any.