John LIM is currently the Managing Director of CMA CGM Malaysia Sdn Bhd and responsible for the Group’s portfolio of business in Malaysia and Brunei. The CMA CGM Group comprises the liner agency representation for CMA CGM, CNC, ANL and most recently APL. The Group also operates on-dock container depots, warehouses and constantly seeking other business opportunities to grow the presence in Malaysia and Brunei. Apart from offering container services, the Group also provides a one-stop solution to cargo owners in sea, air, land covering both trucking and rail options.
John has more than 27 years of industry experience, and currently is an active member of the Executive Committee for the Shipping Association of Malaysia (SAM). His experience ranges from greenfield start-ups in developing countries and growing profitable business ventures. Prior to Malaysia, he has worked in Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, Egypt, China, Japan, Cambodia and Singapore.