Sarawak Land Development Board (SLDB) / Lembaga Kemajuan Tanah Sarawak (LKTS) is a State Statutory Body established in 1972 under The Land Development Ordinance, 1956 and Sarawak Land Development Board Order 1972
The Story of SLDB
What is SLDB?
Chronology of Events
(As per gazette portfolio published on 21st January 2022)
- Development of plantations and agriculture estates and promotion of commercial agriculture.
- NCR Land Development
General Manager of SLDB
From 2003 until 2019, Permanent Secretary of MANRED was tasked to cover the position and duty of General Manager for SLDB. Since 2019, a full time General Manager was appointed to take over from MANRED’s Permanent Secretary.
YBhg. Datu Haji Chaiti Bolhasan
YBhg. Datuk Amar Jaul Samion
YBhg . Datu Buckland Anak Bangik
YBhg. Datuk Ik Pahon
Encik Siang Anak Mandaw
Siang Anak Mandaw
Holding a position as General Manager of Sarawak Land Development Board (SLDB) since 2019. Obtained a Master Degree in Business Administration (MBA), major in General Management with minor in Accounting and Finance from Open University Malaysia (OUM), and Diploma In Planting Industry & Management (DPIM) from University Technology MARA (UiTM).
Deputy General Manager (Operations)
Mr. Willester Kala has a significant food and agri-industry experience across Asia-Pacific region. He started his career as an executive with IOI Corporations Berhad. Later, he joined Dole, one of the leading producer and marketer of fruit and vegetables in the world, where he spent most of his career holding various positions
Deputy General Manager (Finance)
Mr. Denys Antas graduated from the University of Malaya in 1981 with an Honours, Degree in Analytical Economics. He started his career in retail and commercial banking and rose to the position of Branch Manager. In 1991 when Labuan was declared as an International Offshore Financial Centre