Dato’ Dr. Ir. Andy Seo Kian Haw
- Doctor of Science (Hon), University of Hertfordshire
- MBA, University of Hull
- Bach of Sc, Production Engineering, University of Hertfordshire
Dato’ Dr. Ir. Andy Seo Kian Haw, 61, was appointed as a member of Board of Directors of SIRIM Berhad on 1 July 2015. He graduated in Production Engineering from the University of Hertfordshire, UK. and subsequently obtained a Master in Business Administration majoring in General Management from the University of Hull, UK. He received an Honorary Doctor of Science degree from University of Hertfordshire, UK, and is an Honorary Fellow of the Association of ASEAN Fellow Engineers Organisation. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering and an ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Engineers Malaysia, a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, UK and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Management. He was appointed Fellow of the Academy of Sciences Malaysia in April 2012.
He began his career as a Production Engineer with Focus Para Wood Sdn Bhd in 1981, and proceeded through an illustrious career in various companies. In 1998, he was appointed Managing Director of KONE Malaysia; and later as President Director of PT. KONE Indo Elevator, Indonesia and Business Development Director of KONE Asia South, and Senior Advisor to KONE Malaysia.
He is also the Executive Chairman and Director of numerous companies respectively, a Member of Corporation of SMECORP Malaysia, PEMUDAH and Board Member of Malaysian Steel Institute under MITI. He is Vice President of Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers, Vice President of Institution of Engineers Malaysia, Head Commissioner, ASEAN Engineering Register, ASEAN Federation of Engineering Associations, Deputy Chairman of the European Union-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Council Member of numerous associations such as the Associated Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Malaysia, National Skill Development Council and Council Member & EXCO of the Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of KL & Selangor.