Malaysia Toray Science Foundation (MTSF) conducted its Board of Directors and Annual General Meeting on 18th September 2018 at One World Hotel, Selangor. The meetings was chaired by the MTSF Chairman Tan Sri Dr. Omar Abdul Rahman, with the attendance of the new Managing Director Mr. Teh Hock Soon, who is the current Chief Representative of TORAY Group (Malaysia) as well as the Managing Director of Toray Industries (Malaysia) Sdn. Berhad and Penfabric Sdn. Berhad.
At the meetings, the MD briefed members on the activities that had been successfully carried out by MTSF during the year. Overall, the number of applications for all the three MTSF annual programs in 2018 had increased, primarily due to the publicity generated at the MTSF roadshows held in March 2018. On behalf of Toray, Mr. Teh expressed his sincere thanks and gratitude for the selfless contributions of the Board members, many of whom have been with MTSF since its establishment in 1993. Under their leadership, MTSF has earnestly carried out many programs for the advancement of science and technology in Malaysia.
The other Board members present include Tan Sri Dr. Augustine Ong, Tan Sri Dr. M. Jegathesan, Dr. Yong Hoi Sen, Yang Mulia Tengku Mohd. Azzman Shariffadeen bin T. Ibrahim and Mr. Akihiro Omura.