Ms. Gee Siew Yoong, aged 66, was appointed to the Board of Sapura Energy Berhad (formerly known as SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad) on 5 July 2013 as an independent non-executive Director.
Prior to the merger of businesses between SapuraCrest Petroleum Berhad ("SapuraCrest Petroleum") Group and Kencana Petroleum Berhad Group, Ms. Gee was an Independent Non-Executive Director of SapuraCrest Petroleum from 4 December 2001 to 15 May 2012. She was also the Chairman of the Audit Committee of SapuraCrest Petroleum.
Ms. Gee is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. She started her career with Pricewaterhouse in 1969 and left in 1981, her last position being the Senior Audit Manager and Continuing Education Manager. She then joined Selangor Pewter Group as the Group Financial Controller during which period she was seconded to the USA from 1983 to 1984 as the Chief Executive Officer of Senaca Crystal Inc., a company in the Selangor Pewter Group which was undergoing reorganisation under Chapter XI of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Subsequently, from 1985 until 1987, Ms. Gee became the Personal Assistant to the Executive Chairman of the Lipkland Group.
In 1987, Ms. Gee was appointed by Bank Negara Malaysia as the Executive Director and Chief Executive of Supreme Finance (M) Berhad, a financial institution undergoing rescue and reorganisation under the supervision of the Central Bank. She held the position until the successful completion of the reorganisation in 1991. Ms. Gee later served Land & General Berhad from 1993 to 1997 as the Group Divisional Chief, Management Development Services before joining Multi-Purpose Capital Holdings Berhad from 1997 to 1999 as the Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive. During this period, Ms. Gee was also a Director of Multi-Purpose Bank Berhad, Multi-Purpose Insurans Berhad and Executive Director of Multi-Purpose Trustee Berhad.
Since 2001, Ms. Gee has served on several boards of public listed companies. She is currently the Independent Non-Executive Director of Telekom Malaysia Berhad and is the Chairman of its Audit Committee as well as a member of its Risk Committee and Board Investment Committee. In addition, Ms. Gee is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of Tenaga Nasional Berhad and a member of its Board Audit Committee and Board Risk Committee.