Dato' Syed Mohd Yusof Bin Tun Syed Nasir - Malaysia. The son of Malaysia's first parliamentary speaker, a multi-talented entrepreneur with a proven track record sparring 20 years in various fields - Oil trading (Petronas 1976-1986), the hospitality industry (Concorde 1989), F&B enterprises (Hard Rock / Planet Hollywood 1990), event organizing (1994), an extensive political and business network that can contribute to the development of the Mercedes Benz business in Malacca.
Mr. Teo Hock Seng is the Group Managing Director of Komoco Holdings Pte Ltd since its inception in 1986. He is also the Chairman of Singapore GP Pte Ltd, responsible for staging the Formula 1TM Singtel Singapore Grand Prix. The driving force that built the motor trading arm of Komoco into a major regional player, Mr. Teo successfully steered the relatively unknown Hyundai brand in 1986 to become one of the top brand names in Singapore today. He also distributed Hyundai, Audi and Chrysler Jeep cars in Australia from 1990 to 2000.
- Director of H R Owen plc from 1998 to 2001.
- President of the Singapore Motor Traders’ Association from 1991 to 1992.
- Organising Chairman of the Singapore Motor show in 1992.
- Actively involved in Singapore Football since 1972 and currently the Chairman of S-League
professional club, Tampines Rovers F C, winning 5 Championships and the ASEAN Club Championship in 2005.
- The current President of MTA.
For his contribution to football, Mr. Teo was awarded the “Special Achievement Award”, a first in Singapore Football History.