Thomas Karl Rapp
Thomas Karl Rapp, male, a German, aged 64, is the independent non-executive chairman of Hap Seng Consolidated Berhad. He was appointed to the Board as an independent non-executive chairman on 26 February 2020. He is also a member of the Audit Committee and Nominating Committee and the chairman of the Remuneration Committee.
Mr. Thomas Karl Rapp joined Hap Seng Consolidated Berhad (HSCB) Group on 1 July 2006 as the executive chairman of the property holding and development division. He then became the CEO and chairman of Malaysian Mosaics Sdn Bhd (formerly Malaysian Mosaics Berhad) (MMSB) from 1 February 2007 to 1 December 2008.
Prior to him joining HSCB Group and MMSB, Mr. Thomas Karl Rapp had held various senior positions within the worldwide Mercedes-Benz Group from 1986 to 2006 in Europe and South East Asia. He was the general director of Mercedes-Benz Vietnam Ltd in Ho Chi Minh City and chief representative of Daimler in Hanoi / Vietnam from 2002 to 2006.
Since 2009 Mr. Thomas Karl Rapp is the managing director of TKR Consulting Sdn Bhd.
Mr. Thomas Karl Rapp graduated with a Degree in Business Economics from Chamber of Commerce Stuttgart,Germany.
Mr. Thomas Karl Rapp does not have any family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder nor does he have any conflict of interests with the Company. He has not been convicted of any offence in the past 5 years and there was no public sanction or penalty imposed by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year ended 31 December 2020.
He attended all the 5 board meetings held subsequent to his appointment to the Board on 26 February 2020 during the financial year ended 31 December 2020.