Mr. David Lim was appointed to the Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director on 1 April 2012. He is the Chairman of the Board Audit Committee and a member of Board Risk Management Committee. He was an Audit Partner and Client Service Partner of KPMG Malaysia where he served for 33 years.
Presently, He is an Independent Non-Executive Director of Manulife Holdings Berhad, Sasbadi Holdings Berhad and Kawan Food Berhad, which are listed on the Main Board of the Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. He is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of Manulife Insurance Berhad, Ranhill Holdings Berhad and Rockwills Trustee Bhd. as well as director of several private limited companies
Mr. David Lim graduated with a Bachelor of Economics and Accounting from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom. He is a Chartered Accountant, a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a member of the Institute of Taxation, United Kingdom and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He was appointed as a council member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales in May 2013 (the first time Malaysia was granted a seat in the Council) for a term of two (2) years and was renewed for a further two (2) years terms. In 2017, his appointment was renewed for a third term till 2019.