Education & Qualification:
• Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Charles Sturt University, Australia
• Certified Practising Accountant from CPA Australia
• Member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)

Date of Appointment & Work Experience 

Ms Berlinda Soo was appointed as Financial Controller on 3 May 2021. With twenty-five (25) years of working experience in the industries of hospitality, education and courier, she specialises in leading Finance & Accounts departments and teams in operations, administration, treasury management, statutory reporting and compliance.

Her professional career started in auditing with Price Waterhouse Malaysia and thereafter served the hospitality, education and courier companies namely Hotel Properties Limited (HPL) Group, IACT College, Airpak Express and Nationwide Express Holdings Berhad.

Ms Berlinda oversees the accounting and finance operations of EcoFirst. She has been entrusted to undertake the full spectrum of accounting and finance functions of the Group covering financial reporting, taxation, financial planning and management, corporate finance and treasury.

She has no family relationship with any other Director and/or major shareholder of the Company. She has not entered into any transaction, whether directly or indirectly, which has a conflict of interest with the Company, other than those disclosed in the notes accompanying the financial statements, and has no convictions for offences within the past five (5) years nor any public sanction or penalty imposed by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year.