Kwang Hua (Eric) Chhoa
Eric is the Group CEO. He leads the Group's strategic direction by bringing senior leadership experience in articulating, positioning and scaling niche businesses into industry's preferred go-to partners in the global fibre optics cable industry. Eric is committed to developing management talent and succession planning, and passionate about driving diversity in the Group.
Eric graduated summa cum laude from Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan, and earned his MBA from Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts.
Mukhtiar (Danny) Sohal
Danny is an industry veteran and had been with Unigel (UK) Limited since its inception in 1995. He currently serves as the Deputy CEO and is responsible for the day-to-day leadership of Unigel UK's global business operations. Danny has a proven track record in managing and positioning Unigel UK through industry cycles and changing market conditions in the thixotropic gel business over the past 30 years.
Danny co-founded Unitape Limited in 2000, and serves on the board of Unitape Limited and Unigel Inc, a subsidiary of Unigel UK.
Danny graduated with a Higher National Diploma in Mechanical and Production Engineering from the University of Hertfordshire, England.
Adrian was appointed Chief Operating Officer of Unitape in 2018 and has overseen the doubling of Unitape's revenue performance over the past 5 years. As COO, he is responsible for overseeing the business operations of Unitape and the implementation of its near and long-term business plans to pivot Unitape into the industry's preferred business partner for its portfolio of products in North America.
Adrian started his career with Unigel in 1996 and held positions in various business areas including product development, manufacturing and business development.
Gary was appointed Financial Controller of Unigel UK and Unitape in 2021.
A chartered accountant by training, Gary is responsible for overseeing the operational finance and risk management functions at both companies. His 35 years of extensive experience has provided Gary with a sound understanding of the financial requirement to support the future growth of the Group's businesses.
Gary graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Accountancy and Economics from the University of Hull, England, and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
Rajesh was appointed Operations Manager of Unitape LLC in 2017.
A mechanical engineer by training, Rajesh is responsible for manufacturing operations at Unitape LLC, located at Conover, North Carolina, USA. Under Rajesh’s tenure, production output nearly tripled and the company achieved numerous milestones including quality and productivity improvement, delivery precision and customer satisfaction.
Rajesh graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Hertfordshire, England.
Wai Yee (Samantha) Yeong
Samantha was appointed as General Manager, Marketing & Sales at Unigel in 2017. She has over 15 years of experience in supply chain management and product marketing in electronic and telecommunications products.
Samantha is responsible for marketing and sales of Unigel’s products in the Asia Pacific region. Prior to joining Unigel, Samantha led a supply chain team in a fibre optic cable manufacturing environment where she developed her knowledge and expertise in fibre optic cables and cable components.
Samantha graduated with an Advanced Diploma in Business Administration from Institut Sarjana, Malaysia.