SHH Resources appoints Obet Tawil as chairman

SHH Resources appoints Obet Tawil as chairman
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 31): Furniture maker SHH Resources Holdings Bhd has appointed Datuk Haji Obet Tawil as its chairman with effect from March 31.

He is replacing outgoing Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Mohd Yassin, 85, who stepped down due to personal commitments.

“Obet is currently a director and a member of the Audit Committee of Eco World Development Group Bhd,” said SHH Resources in a filing to Bursa Malaysia today,

Obet, 63, was Johor's State Secretary from March 2011 to April 2014 before his retirement on April 9, 2014, said SHH Resources.

SHH Resources added that he was a director of Johor Corporation and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia from March 2011 until April 2014 and was also a member of the Iskandar Regional Development Authority.

“Prior to that, he was the director of Johor Land and Mines Department,” said SHH Resources, adding that he has also served in the public sector since 1979 in various government agencies.

Shares in SHH Resources closed unchanged at RM1.60 today for a market capitalisation of RM80 million.