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mining company executive

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