Thai, aged 67, was appointed to the Board of MWE Holdings Berhad (“MWE”) on 29 July 1976.
Tan Sri Surin is currently the Managing Director of MPHB Capital Berhad, Chairman of Magnum Berhad and Magnum 4D Berhad respectively.
Tan Sri Surin has played a key role in the expansion and development of MWE Group of Companies. He was first appointed the Managing Director of MWE Spinning Mills Sdn Bhd on 30 November 1974, taking charge of its day-to-day operations. Subsequently, he was appointed the Managing Director of MWE Weaving Mills Sdn Bhd.
Tan Sri Surin is actively involved in community services for the benefit of education and charity. He is a Trustee of the Chang Ming Thien Foundation and Magnum Foundation, a Director of Kuen Cheng Girls’ High School and also Vice President of Penang Table Tennis Association. He also sits on the boards of several public and private limited companies.