The AGM was held at the Norwegian Ambassadors residence on June 15 and some 40 members and guests came to the event.
In conjuction with the AGM there was also a farewell dinner for H.E. Ambassador Arild Eik and his wife. The Ambassador has been a great advisor to MNBC and he and his wife has kindly opened their home to host the Board meetings and Water Holes for the past 2 years. We thank them profoundly and wish them well back home in Norway.
The members approved the new Board of Directors and there was no questions regarding the Annual Report.
The MNBC Board members are as follows:
Mr. Egil Martinussen, Aker Kvaerner, Chairman,
Dato'Jawhar Merican, Olio Resources, Vice Chairman
Ariffen Salim. Det Norske veritas AS Sdn Bhd
Gisle Pedersen, DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd
Oyvind Bjoerkhaug, Roxar Sdn Bhd
Mee Yin Song, Barber International Limited
Ng Soo Keong, Jordan Regional Office
Dagfinn Tegnander, APL
Sverre Stoje, Stoje Strategy Guide
Peder Bohlin, Jotun (Malaysia), Sdn Bhd
YM Tengku Zainal Rashid (additional Committee member)
The Norwegian Ambassador to Malaysia (Advisor)
Ewe Tuan Hai (Treasurer)
Svein Michelsen (Advisor)
After the AGM we enjoyed a delicious dinner and some wonderful desserts and even the rain stopped so we could enjoy sitting outside in the beautiful garden.