Office Bearers Profile



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 &

Advisory Services.

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.

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