PETALING JAYA: Star Media Group Bhd (SMG) has appointed Alex Yeow Wai Siaw (pic) as its new Group CEO effective March 1, 2021.
Yeow, who was formerly the group CEO and executive director of Tropicana Corp Bhd, brings with him vast experience and knowledge from his working experience.
His corporate experience has seen him helm other listed companies on Bursa Malaysia where he was previously the managing director at Guocoland Malaysia Bhd and chief executive at Malaysian Mosaics.
His corporate experience also saw him serve in top management roles at Lafarge Malayan Cement Bhd and Hap Seng Consolidated Bhd.
Yeow’s earlier tenure with consultancy McKinsey & Co gave him the experience in serving many corporate clients and government-linked companies in Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore.
With his appointment on March 1, SMG’s temporary special committee comprising three board members, namely Datuk Fu Ah Kiow, Datuk Dr Mohd Aminuddin Mohd Rouse and Chan Seng Fatt, will be disbanded.