Ek Kia Tan is a Malaysian businessperson who has been at the helm of 11 different companies. Currently, Mr. Tan is Independent Non-Executive Chairman of KrisEnergy Ltd., Chairman for Star Energy Holdings Pte Ltd., Chairman for Star Energy Geothermal Pte Ltd. and Chairman for Star Energy Group Holdings Pte Ltd. Mr. Tan is also Member of Institution of Mechanical Engineers and Member of Engineering Council and on the board of 8 other companies.
In his past career Ek Kia Tan occupied the position of Managing Director at Shell Exploration & Production Malaysia BV, Managing Director at Shell Nanhai Ltd., Chairman at City Gas Pte Ltd., Chairman for Shell North East Asia, Managing Director at Hengyuan Refining Co. Bhd., President Director at Sarawak Shell Bhd. and Senior EVP-Asia Pacific Ventures & Developments at Shell Chemicals Seraya Pte Ltd.
Mr. Tan received an undergraduate degree from The University of Nottingham.