Independent Non-Executive Director
Malaysian | Age 53, Female
Term of Office
- Director of Protasco Berhad since 1 Jan 2018
- A member of the Nomination & Remuneration Committee
Education & Qualification
- Degree in Mass Communications, Universiti Sains Malaysia.
Skills & Experience
Tham Wei Mei has over 28 years of experience in the fields of mass media, communications, journalism, marketing, publishing and public relations, having served companies locally and abroad.
Her career started in Jakarta before she headed to Cambodia. Based in Phnom Penh, she was a journalist and Assistant Bureau Chief for The Cambodia Times newspapers which were published in English and Khmer languages.
While in Cambodia, Tham Wei Mei was also the principal writer and key servicing person to manage the publishing of a United Nations newsletter, called The Peacekeeper.
Upon leaving Cambodia, she returned to Malaysia to serve in a US telco services company with clients in Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia and Thailand. She left to set up Alpha Platform Sdn Bhd, a public relations consultancy. With clients from the government, state institutions, multinationals and financial institutions, Tham provides strategic advisory as well as execution of public relations campaigns on some of the country’s largest issues.
She has served GLCs, MNCs and government agencies, working on national issues, crisis, lobbying, mergers & acquisitions as well as on corporate exercises. She is also actively involved in social media campaigns.
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