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Wan Choon Chan

Wan Choon Chan, Malaysian mining company executive. Recipient Pingat Jasa Kebaktian, His Royal Highness the Sultan of Selangor, 1983. Fellow Institution Mining and Metallurgy (overseas council; member Institution Engineers Malaysia, Council Engineering Institutions, Malayan Mining Employers Association (council 1973-1994, president 1977-1978, 80-82), Malaysian Employers Federation (council 1986-1992).

Background

  • Chan, Wan Choon was born on August 6, 1937 in Batu Gajah, Perak, Malaysia. Son of Tong Thye and Seow Ying (Ng) Chan.

  • Education

    • ACSM, Camborne School of Mines, 1960. Mining engineer Malayan Tin Dredging Ltd., Batu Gajah, Perak, Malaysia, 1960-1964. Chief planning department Anglo Oriental (M) Ltd., Batu Gajah, 1964-1966.

      Assistant superintendent Selangor Dredging Bhd., Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1966-1967, superintendent, 1967-1979, general manager, since 1979. Chairman mining Standards and Industrial Research Institute, Malaysia, since 1980. Member employers panel Industrial Court, 1984-1992.

    Career

    • Chief planning department Anglo Oriental (M) Ltd. Chairman mining Standards and Industrial Research Institute, Malaysia, since 1980.

    Membership

    Fellow Institution Mining and Metallurgy (overseas council. Member Institution Engineers Malaysia, Council Engineering Institutions, Malayan Mining Employers Association (council 1973-1994, president 1977-1978, 80-82), Malaysian Employers Federation (council 1986-1992).

    Connections

    • Married Nguk Lan Wong, June 5, 1965. Children: Mayee, Mayin.
    • father: Tong Thye Chan
    • mother: Seow Ying (Ng) Chan
    • spouse: Nguk Lan Wong
    • children: Mayee Chan
    • Mayin Chan
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    Born August 6, 1937
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