Mr Halim Rasip, is our most recent member of the Board, he joined us on the 31st of May 2017. Harun is a businessman who brings extensive financial and corporate governance experience to Crossland. He is a qualified financial professional with a B.Commerce (Accounting) from the University of Western Australia, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He was with Price Waterhouse in Perth,Australia and in Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia for 8 years whereafter he established Halim Rasip Holdings Sdn Bhd (“HRH”) Group and served as its Chairman and Managing Director. HRH is multi-faceted company which has been active in the oil and gas sector in Malaysia( specifically fabrication, down-hole services, wire-line services, oilfield equipment manufacturing and marine services), a range of shipping (tankers, barges, tugs), freight services and haulage services and in infrastructure development. He was responsible for the conceptualization, promotion, development, funding, construction and served as first Chief Executive of Lumut Port in the Straits of Malacca which comprised the Lumut Maritime Terminal and Lekir Bulk Terminal.before and after their injection into Integrax Berhad in 2000-2001.
He was also a member of the Executive Committee of the Federation of Public Listed Companies Bhd (FPLC) in 2004-2010, besides being a member of its Technical & Regulatory Committee and Accounting Standards Sub-Committee 2003-2010, the Chairman of Landmarks Berhad in 2006, a Non-Executive Independent Director of iCapital Biz Berhad until 2016 and a Director of several other unlisted Companies in Malaysia.
He is currently the President Director of P.T. Tanah Laut Tbk, a company listed on Bursa Efek Indonesia.