MEMBER PROFILES OF MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
President: Datuk Lean Meng Seong
Cohort: 1967 Form 6 Upper Arts B
Career: Banking professional (35 years)
Head, Credit Management SCB, Malaysia
Regional Credit Manager SCB, Hong Kong
Exec Director PhileoAllied Bank, Malaysia
Chief Operating Officer Affin Bank, Malaysia
Currently, freelance advisory work and company director
Qualification: BEcon (Hons) (University of Malaya)
Vice President: Dr. Leong Onn Keong
Cohort: 1975 Form 6 Upper Science B
Career: Consultant Chest Physician
President Perak Chest Society, State Representative Malaysian Thoracic Society, Committee Member ASH Malaysian Medical Association, Hon. Lecturer UniKL Royal College of Medicine Perak, Committee Member Christian Education Canning Garden Methodist Church, Committee Member Lahat Road YMCA, Advisor Perak Kaying Association.
I hope to launch the Asthma Friendly School project in ACS soon. This project is about teaching asthmatic students how to cope with asthma. A team of doctors and nurses from the Perak Chest Society will teach asthmatics students, teachers, members of the Boys Brigade, Interact Club, Red Crescent Society and Saint Johns Ambulance how to recognize the symptoms and signs of uncontrolled asthma and how to manage an acute asthmatic attack.
Qualifications: MBBS (Malaya), MRCP (Ireland), Diploma in Thoracic Medicine (UK), FCCP (USA), AM (Malaysia).
Vice-President: Ms. Soot Mooy Ching (Ex-officio)
Cohort: 1977 Form 6 Upper Arts A
Career: In teaching profession (30 years)
Senior Assistant, SMJK Ave Maria Convent, Ipoh, 2005
Principal, SMK Perempuan Methodist (MGS) Ipoh, 2006
Principal, SMK Methodist (ACS) Ipoh, 2011
Super Principal DG 52 Award, 2010
Super Principal DG 54 Award, 2011
Qualification: BA(Hons) Dip Ed (University of Malaya)
Secretary: Mr.Tam Wing Kwong
Cohort: 1965 Form 5 Science B
Career: Certified Company Secretary
(Frisco Management Sdn Bhd)
Certified Financial Planner
(Legacy Advisory Sdn Bhd)
Qualification: MCom, CFP, MCCS
Treasurer: Ms. Yau Sook Fun
Cohort: 1975 Form 6 Upper Science C
Career: English “Guru Cemerlang”
Headmistress SK Sungai Dendang, Selama
Headmistress SK Perempuan Methodist (MGS), Ipoh
Currently, Headmistress SK La Salle, Ipoh
Assistant Secretary: Mr. Chin Yoong Kim
Cohort: 1953 Form 5 A
Career: Retired teacher Ipoh ACS. Extra-curricular responsibilities included school choir, music and drama, career guidance.
Education: BSc (Wisconsin State College), 1961
Normal Teacher Training, 1958
Assistant Treasurer: Mr. Lai Chan Fah
Cohort: 1965 Form 5 Arts A
Career: Worked in Diethelm & Co and Ramset Fasteners Pte Ltd between
1967-78. Started up Powerdrive Sdn Bhd, later sold to a public listed
company. Currently owns Tenn Holdings Sdn Bhd, an importer/distributor
of industrial products.
Committee Member: Mr. Adam Chow Chin Siew
Cohort: 1965, Form5 Arts B
Career: Retired Accountant
Committee Member: Mr. K Vellapan @ Guna
Cohort: 1966 Form 5 Arts C
Career: Businessman, also into Golf Management
Committee Member: En. Zainal Mohd Yusuff
Committee Member: Mr. Lim Kwan Wah (ex-officio)
Cohort: 1973 Form 5 Arts 1
Career: In teaching profession (34 years)
Senior Assistant, SK La Salle, Ipoh, 1994
Senior Assistant, ACS Primary, Ipoh, 2000
Headmaster, SK Pinji, Ipoh, 2002
Headmaster, ACS Primary, Ipoh 2002 till now.
Qualification: Certificate in Business Studies, Polytechnic Ungku Omar, 1976
Teaching Diploma 1977
Committee Member: Mr. Gong Wee Ning (co-opted)
Cohort: 1965 Form 6 Upper Science B
Career: Retired Partner, Pricewaterhouse Coopers Chartered Accountants &
Qualification: FCA (ICAEW), CPA, MIA
Committee Member: Mr. Chew Beng Hian (co-opted)
Cohort: 1965 Form 6 Upper Arts A
Career: First 6 years in Ministry of Law & National Development, Singapore
and then Penang City Council. Next 25 years at Shell Malaysia.
Qualification: BSc(Econ)(Hull), MA(London)
Committee Member: Mr. Ng Sake Hoe, Richard (co-opted)
Cohort: Form 5 Science A, 1966
Career: Production Engineer in Adhesive Factory in Shah Alam after graduation in 1971.
(3 years) Founded own construction company in 1975 and was its Managing Director for
more than 40 years.
Currently, Director of some companies involved in IT, large span metal roofing and Cost
Effective Renewable Energy Solutions.
Qualification: B. Engineering (Chemical), Monash University, Melbourne.