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Mr. Yuth Vorachattarn
Independent Director (Chairman)
  • Honorary Doctorate Degree of Business Administration, National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA); Master Degree of Economics, Thammasat University; Bachelor Degree of Economics, Thammasat University 

Mr. Yuth Vorachattarn was appointed as Chairman and Member of the Audit Committee of Maybank Kim Eng Securities (Thailand) Plc since October 2002.

Prior to joining Maybank, he had extensive experience in the financial sector including President of Bangkok Metropolitan Bank and Rattanatun Finance Co., Ltd, Chairman of Family Know How Co., Ltd, Managing Director of Market for Alternative Investment (MAI), and Deputy Director General of Government savings Bank.

His current directorship positions in companies within Maybank Group include Chairman and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Maybank Asset Management Co., Ltd. He is currently Chairman of Preecha Group Ltd, Siam Commercial Leasing Plc, and Taokaenoi Food & Marketing Plc, while also serving as Chairman of the Audit Committee of Saha Thai Steel Pipe Plc.

He attended 7 out of 7 Board meetings held in the financial year ended 31 December 2014.

Mr. Yuth Vorachattarn has no family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of Maybank. He also has no conflict of interest with Maybank and has never been charged for any offence.

Ms. Sopawadee Lertmanaschai
Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee
  • Master of Science (Accounting), Thammasat University.
  • Bachelor of Law, Thammasat University
  • Bachelor of Science (Accounting), Thammasat University 

Ms. Sopawadee Lertmanaschai was appointed as Independent Director and Member of Audit Committee for Maybank Kim Eng Securties (Thailand) Plc since October 2015.

Prior to join the compan, Ms. Sopawadee Lertmanaschai was the Secretary General of Government Pension Fund from 2010-2013. In addition, she was the highest ranked exeutive and has been well know in Thai capital markets, especially for her contributions to Government Pension Fund, The Securities and Exchange Commission and Stock Exchange of Thailand, including Thailand Futures Exchange Public Company Limited, Thailand Securities Depository Company Limited, Settrade.com Company Limited and MAI Exchange.

Mr. Lee Siang Chin
Independent Non-executive Director and Member of Audit Committee

Mr. Lee Siang Chin was appointed as an Independent Non-executive Director of Maybank Kim Eng Securities (Thailand) Plc. on 1 August 2016. He is a member of the Audit Committee.

 

Mr. Lee is an Independent Non- Executive Director of Value Partners Group Ltd, Hilong Holding Ltd, Social Security Organization Malaysia, Tune Insurance Malaysia Bhd and Star Publications (Malaysia) Berhad. Mr. Lee had previously served as Chairman and Managing Director of Surf88.com Sdn Bhd, and AmSecurities Sdn Bhd, respectively, and has worked in corporate finance of leading investment banks in London, Sydney and Kuala Lumpur. Mr. Lee has held various public offices, and had served as a board member of the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and President of the Association of Stock Broking Companies in Malaysia.

Mr. Lee is 67 and he became a member of the Malaysian Association of Certified Public Accountants in 1975, and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales in 1979.

Mr. Montree Sornpaisarn, CFA
Non-Independent Executive Director
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Chulalongkorn University; Master of Business Administration, Thammasat University

Mr. Montree Sornpaisarn was appointed as Director and Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Kim Eng Securities (Thailand) Plc in October 2001.

He has over 20 years of experience in the securities business. Prior to joining Maybank, he worked for Jardine Fleming Thanakom Securities. He has also served in American International Assurance, SG Asia Credit and Vickers Ballas Securities (Thailand).

He had numerous directorships in various companies and associations. He was Director and Member of Audit Committee of WAVE Entertainment PLC, Director of Thailand Listed Association, and Executive Director for Association of Securities Companies.  

He attended 7 out of 7 Board meetings held in the financial year ended 31 December 2014.

Mr. Montree Sornpaisarn has no family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of Maybank. He also has no conflict of interest with Maybank and has never been charged for any offence.

Dato' John Chong
Director
  • Bachelor of Economics (Honours), The University of Queensland

Dato' John Chong was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Maybank Kim Eng Group and Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (Maybank IB) effective 13 February 2014. He was previously Deputy CEO of Maybank IB, and since 24 September 2013, had also assumed the role as Interim Officer-In-Charge of the investment bank as well as Acting Head of Maybank Kim Eng Group. 

Dato' John has over 20 years of experience in investment banking with the Maybank Group, having joined Maybank IB (formerly known as Aseambankers Malaysia Berhad) in March 1993 as an officer in the Corporate Banking Department. Within nine years, he was appointed Head of Debt Capital Markets (DCM) upon its establishment and had been responsible for spearheading the DCM business of the Maybank Group to its current top ranking position in Malaysia. At the helm of DCM, Dato' John completed numerous landmark transactions encompassing bond & sukuk issuances, syndicated loans and project financing. 

In July 2010, Dato' John was appointed Managing Director and Head of Client Coverage Private Sector and subsequently, Public Sector in September 2012. He has been instrumental in expanding the reach of Maybank’s Client Coverage team across the region. In his role as Head of Client Coverage, Dato' John is responsible for overseeing client relationships, origination and business development of Maybank’s Global Banking corporate clients in Malaysia and regionally. Dato' John holds a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) degree from the University of Queensland, in Brisbane, Australia.

Dato' John has no family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of Maybank. He also has no conflict of interest with Maybank and has never been charged for any offence.