Lafarge Appoints New President and CEO


15 May 2008


KUALA LUMPUR: Lafarge Malayan Cement Bhd has appointed Bi Yong Chungunco as its president and chief executive officer with effect from May 5, 2008.


In a statement yesterday, Lafarge said she joined the group in September 2002 as senior vice president - legal, corporate governance and external relations in Lafarge Cement Services Philippines Inc and was also a member of the executive committee.


From September 2004 to January 2006, Chungunco held the post of senior legal counsel based in Lafarge SA in Paris. In February 2006, she was appointed deputy general counsel.