MANAGEMENT TEAM

MahaChem is where they are because of our goal-driven and passionate leaders.

Learn more about MahaChem’s leadership team.

CHEW CHIN SEONG

Managing Director, Singapore

Chin Seong graduated from RMIT University, with Bachelor of Business Administration and has been with MahaChem since 1999. Over these years he held various positions in sales, marketing, commercial and business development before he became a managing director of the company in 2019. With his deep understanding of Maha‘s culture and businesses as well as great understanding of the ASEAN market, he is dedicated to drive Maha’s core businesses to the next level in the near future. He is one of the key drivers to diversify Maha into a new business segment.

NICK TAN

Director, Malaysia

Nick Tan worked with a Japanese electronic component company for a couple of years before joining MahaChem Malaysia in 1996. In the beginning, he was the only person with a clerical assistant, and the company faced the Asian Financial Crisis in the end of 1997, but Nick overcame such difficulties through his leadership and he has been contributing to the company to grow steadily since then. He is currently the director of MahaChem Malaysia, and is putting effort continually to pioneer the industry/application expansion of MahaChem group. Nick Tan graduated from University of Wisconsin in the US with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

KAR MUN WONG

Head of Finance

Kar Mun joined Maha Chemicals Group in October 2015 and she currently holds the position of Head of Finance in Maha to manage the full spectrum of Finance and Accounts department in terms of financial, accounting, tax and corporate matters for Maha Group of Companies. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in applied accounting from Oxford Brookes University in collaboration with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in the UK (“ACCA”) in 2008. She was admitted to the fellowship of the ACCA in 2017. Prior to joining Maha, Kar Mun was an Assistant Manager in Ernst & Young and was in charge of the audit of listed companies and multinational companies. She was also a Finance Manager in an internet marketing company, responsible for their financial and admin matters

SOPHIA XIE

Customer Care Manager

Sophia joined Maha Chemicals in 2012, Prior to her most recent regional customer care manager role, Sophia was working as customer care executive and customer care regional assistant manager in Maha Singapore for 4 years. Before she joined Maha Chemicals, she achieved her professional logistics management qualifications with transportation and has a master degree in logistics & transportation management from TUM-ASIA University in the Singapore.

JINKI HONG

Head of Business, Living Science

Jinki serves as a regional business head in Living Science Business Unit (BU) at Maha Chemicals across Southeast Asia in home & personal care, nutrition, Pharmaceutical, and Agriculture industry to deliver excellent chemical solutions to provide customers with solutions. He has 5+ years of commercial experience in the pharmaceutical industry and 2+ years in the area of Living Science sourcing raw materials for home & personal care, nutrition, Pharmaceutical, and Agriculture industry for 2+ years. He continuously explores new technologies around the globe that will suit our customers’ needs.

SASI MONGKOLSAWAN

Country Director, Thailand

Ms Sasi joined MahaChem Thailand since 2003. She utilizes her 2 years of plastics knowledge as well as 7 years of coatings experience to expand MahaChem Thailand in the coating, imaging, building and bonding market. She continually puts in the effort to explore and grow other businesses such as plastics, rubber, personal and home care. With her strong belief in the importance of people and teamwork culture, she desires to lead her team to success. Sasi graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) from Kasetsart University in 1994. Later obtained her Master degree in Business economics in 2000 from National Institute of Development Administration

NGUYEN BAO DUNG

Country Director, Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam)

Ms Dung Joined MahaChem Vietnam since 2004. Prior to joining MahaChem, she built her career with 3 years of Pharmaceutical experience and 2 years of Chemical Distribution experience. With her passion and leadership, she has been driving MahaChem Vietnam to be the preferred partner for chemical solutions in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She graduated in University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City with the Bachelor Degree of Art in Foreign Trade in 1999.

MOHAMAD HAFIDI WARNAEN

General Manager, Indonesia

Hafidi holds a bachelor degree in Organic Chemistry from University of Padjadjaran, Indonesia. He has more than 12 years of experience in the Home & Personal Care and other specialty chemical Industries, starting from as R&D before embarking on commercial roles, providing insight to developing products and businesses. As the GM in Indonesia, he focuses on understanding customers’ needs and providing value and solutions using his vast knowledge and network.