Directors & Senior Management

Board of Directors

 

REWI HAMID BUGO (B.Sc., M.Com)

Non‑Executive Director – Chairman 

Rewi Hamid Bugo is a graduate of the University of Canterbury, Christchurch where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Management Science and a Master of Commerce in Business Administration. He has business experience in several sectors including oil and gas, property development, insurance broking and travel and tourism.

Mr Bugo sits on the board of several private companies in Malaysia and New Zealand and is Vice Chairman of the Sarawak Chapter of the Malaysia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce.

 

HUEI MIN LIM, LLB (Hons), MNZM, MInstD

Non-executive Independent Director

Huei Min Lim (also known as Lyn Lim) is a Non-Executive Director of General Capital Limited (formerly Mykco Limited) and has been since 21 December 2011. She is a director of NZX Listed Restaurant Brands New Zealand Limited and is on the Boards of the AUT University (as a Council Member), the Auckland Regional Amenities Funding Board and various private companies. She was formerly on the board of ASB Community Trust Limited and Foundation North.

Lyn is a founding partner of Forest Harrison, a legal firm that she started in 2006 after being a partner of a national legal firm for 9 years. Lyn specialises in corporate and governance issues, particularly in dispute resolution areas.


GRAEME IAIN BROWN
, BCom.

Independent Director

Graeme is a graduate of the University of Otago where he obtained a Bachelor of Commerce. He has over 20 years’ experience in the Malaysian plantation industry. He has been the Managing Director of Keresa Plantations Sdn. Bhd. since 1997. Keresa Plantations is one of just a few RSPo certified plantation in Sarawak. Graeme also founded Keresa Mill Sdn. Bhd. in 2005, which has been a pioneer in the successful implementation of advanced milling technologies for FFB processing. Graeme was also a co-founder in 2007 and joint Chief Executive Officer of Asian Plantations Limited, which was sold to a Malaysian corporation for RM 1.2 billion in 2015. Graeme has been an Executive Director of Sarawakiana Realty Sdn. Bhd., a property company, since 1996, and Malesiana Tropicals Sdn. Bhd., a tissue culture company, since 2000 as well as being a Director of serveral private companies, including Rajang Wood Sdn., a plantation holding company company, since 1996.

 

SIMON JOHN MCARLEY LLB(Hons)

Non-Executive Director

Simon graduated from Victoria University, Wellington in 1984 with an LLB (Hons). Simon is a lawyer by training who specialises in corporate governance and risk.

After almost 20 years in private practice with Kensington Swan, specialising in banking and securities law, Simon took up regulatory positions with NZX as acting Head of Regulation and the (then) Securities Commission as acting Director Primary Markets. Simon went on to join the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) as General Manager Capital Markets and Corporate Fraud in 2011 where he had responsibility for the successful investigation and prosecution of finance sector fraud uncovered by the GFC. After 12 months as acting Director of the SFO, Simon left the SFO in late 2013 and  has since been consulting with government and private sector entities on governance and risk management issues. Simon has also held governance positions with commercial and not for profit entities.

Simon is a Chartered member of the Institute of Directors and a member of the New Zealand law Society,

Simon is also keen sailor and extensive coastal and blue water experience 


BRENT DOUGLAS KING
, BCom, CA, CMA, RFA

Managing Director

Brent is a managing director of General Capital and subsidiary. He was also the founder and Managing Director of the Dorchester Group of Companies for seventeen (17) years until he resigned in 2005.  He holds a number of public and private directorships. He has more than twenty five (25) years experience in financial, investment banking, underwriting, capital raising and accounting areas and has assisted a number of public and private companies.

Senior Management

 

Jonathan Clark B.Com, C.A.

Chief Financial Officer 

Jonathan is a Chartered Accountant and has been a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) since 2013. He has over 9 years post-university working experience, including several years working on statutory external audit engagements for a chartered accounting firm and other accounting and finance roles for listed and unlisted companies.