Tan Sri Dr Ngau Boon KeatExecutive Chairman
TAN SRI DR NGAU BOON KEAT is the co-founder and major shareholder of DIALOG and has been with the Group since 1984. He was appointed to the DIALOG Board on 2 January 1990 and is currently the Executive Chairman of DIALOG and Chairman of the Remuneration Committee. He is the Chairman of Pengerang Independent Terminals Sdn Bhd, the Founder and Trustee of MyKasih Foundation and Director of International Conference & Exhibition Professionals. He is a Board member of Johor Petroleum Development Corporation Berhad since 2012 and a Council member of the East Coast Economic Region Development Council since 2014.
He holds a Bachelor Degree (Hons.) in Mechanical Engineering and an Honorary Doctorate in Engineering from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. He is a member of the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia and the Institution of Engineers, Singapore. He is also a Registered Professional Engineer with the Board of Engineers, Malaysia.
He began his career in 1972 as a Refinery Engineer with Mobil Singapore Pte Ltd. He worked at PETRONAS from 1975 to 1980 where he held various positions from Production Engineer to Engineering Manager. He has more than 46 years of working experience in the oil, gas and petrochemical industry.
Tan Sri Dr Ngau Boon Keat is deemed a major shareholder of DIALOG.