• Executive Director


Mr. Lai was appointed to the Board of the Company on 8 August 2012. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from U.S.A. Upon graduation, he started his career as an auditor at Ernst & Whinney Public Accountants in 1986. He joined PDL Wylex Sdn Bhd (now known as PWE Industries Bhd) which involved in the manufacturing and distribution of electrical accessories, and held various positions during the period from 1987 to 1990.

He joined Hume Industries Malaysia Berhad (A member of the Hong Leong Group) in mid 1990 and held various senior positions with the last position as Chief Operating Officer. He spent 17 years with the said group, managing a divest business in manufacturing and distribution of building materials, and has gained vast experience in both marketing and manufacturing sectors. During his tenure with Hume Industries Malaysia Berhad, he was involved in a wide range of assignment covering general management, new business development and new business set up.

In 2007, he joined Malaysian Mosaic Berhad, a company involved in the manufacturing and distribution of ceramic tiles as the Director of Sales & Marketing. Subsequently, he joined Goh Ban Huat Berhad Group as Executive Director since March 2010.