Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the governing body which manages the affairs of the council and decides the overall policy and direction in carrying out MPOCC's activities.

In addition to the Chairman, the members of the Board comprise representatives from the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC), Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB), academia, research and development institutions, non-governmental organisations, oil palm industry associations, smallholder's organisation and civil society. 


  • (TBA)


  • YBrs. Dr Sugumari Shanmugam
    Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities

  • YBrs. Dr. Ahmad Parveez Ghulam Kadir
    Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB)

  • Mdm. Shreen Xaviar

Malaysian Palm Oil Association (MPOA)

  • YBrs Prof. Dato' Dr. Mohd Ali Hassan

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)


  • Mr. Muhammad Sha'ani Abdullah

Malaysian Environmental NGOs (MENGO)


  • Mr. Anthony John Wong

East Malaysia Planters` Association (EMPA)​​


  • Mr. Steven Yow Thin Chin

The Federation of Palm Oil Millers Association of Malaysia (POMA)


  • Mr. Jeremy Goon Kin Wai

         The Palm Oil Refiners Association of Malaysia  


  • YBhg. Dato’ Hj Aliasak Hj Ambia

National Association of Smallholders Malaysia (NASH)


Updated : 01 April 2020