Operational Management Team

Group Chairman & Director

Y.A.M Dato’ Seri Tengku Baharuddin Ibni AL-Marhum Sultan Mahmud AL-Muktafi Billah Shah, D.K, S.M.M.T

HIS HIGHNESS, TENGKU SRI TEMENGGUNG RAJA, DATO’ SERI TENGKU BAHARUDDIN IBNI AL – MARHUM SULTAN MAHMUD was appointed to the board as Group Chairman on 10th May 2010. Y.A.M. sits as the Chairman and Director of TRG Industrial Minerals Sdn Bhd and also the major shareholder in Terengganu Silica Consortium Sdn Bhd.

Y.A.M Tengku Baharuddin is also a Director of public and private limited company incorporated in Malaysia.

Y.A.M Tengku Baharuddin received his certificate in Hotel Management from Singapore Hotel and Tourism Education Centre (SHATEC) in 1994, and subsequently he pursued his undergraduate studies in Tourism Business & Finance (Marketing) at the University of De Montfort, United Kingdom in 1996.

CEO & Director

Mr. N. Surendren

Mr N. Surendren was appointed to the Board as Chief Executive Officer on 4th April 2010. He is the person behind the inception of TRG Industrial Minerals (TIM) and Terengganu Silica Consortium Sdn Bhd (TSC).  He build the confidence to the Terengganu state government on the viability of the project and to develop industries related to Silica sand in Terengganu State.

Entrepreneurial by nature and able to see the ‘bigger picture’, utilises skills in excess of 20 years hands on experience gained from within the education, logistics and mining industries, with specific skills in Product, Performance and Marketing Management.  He also sits as a director in number of a private limited company incorporated in Malaysia, Bangladesh and India since 1992.

Mr. N.Surendren pursued his undergraduate studies in Law (Business) at the Bond University, Australia in 1995 and further obtained his Master in Business Administration (Marketing) from University of New Zealand in 2003



Mr. Manjeet Singh Dhillion was appointed as a Director on 10th January 2011. He served the Malaysian Attorney General Department. Deputy Public Prosecutor as well as in United National. As an experienced lawyer with extensive expertise and knowledge in legal sectors, he has been the back bone for TIM Group of Companies. He heads TIM legal and investment department.

Mr. Manjeet is a first class law graduate from University of London in year 1977 and admitted as a barrister of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, London.


Mr. Kunimitsu Hirohara was appointed to the Board as a Director on 24th September 2013. He also sits on the Board and the President of Resources Company, Tochu Corporation in Japan.

Mr. Kunimitsu Hirohara holds a Bachelor of Economics from Tohoku National University and has over 30 years’ experience within the Trading, Mining, Iron & Steel Industry.

Mr. Takeo Shiina

Mr. Takeo Shiina was appointed to the Board as a Director on 18th May 2016. He act as a Group Leader, Fine Chemical Group, Inorganic Chemical Department, Tokyo Head Office, Toyota Tsusho Corporation.

Mr. Takeo Shiina holds a Bachelor of Laws from Hosei University and have served various position within the Group in Dubai and Egypt.

Operation Team


Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Yusmin Zuhairi Adnan

Senior General Manager