| Malacca, Malaysia | 2 Nov 2016 | Asia Samachar |
A shareholder of a German-listed company and a kabaddi proponent were among the Sikh recipients of Malacca state awards.
Ranjeet Singh Sidhu was bestowed the ‘Datuk Wira ‘ title while Harpal Singh received the ‘Datuk’ title in conjunction with Malacca Governor Tun Mohd Khalil Yaakob’s 78th birthday, last month.
Harpal is the CEO of Emdell Security Services Sdn Bhd and a kabaddi proponent in Malaysia.
Ranjeet, the Managing Director of Vascory Bhd, received the third highest state award of Darjah Cemerlang Seri Melaka (DCSM).
He holds the vice president position of its German-listed parent Vascory AG.
Two Sikhs were among the recipients of state awards and medals in conjunction with Malacca Governor Tun Mohd Khalil Yaakob’s 78th birthday this year last month.
Ranjeet, the Managing Director of public listed Vascory Bhd, received the third highest state award of Darjah Cemerlang Seri Melaka (DCSM) award which carries the title ‘Datuk Wira’.
Harpal Singh, the CEO of Emdell Security Services Sdn Bhd and a kabaddi proponent in Malaysia, received the ‘Datuk’ award.
Vascory is an investment holding company with an interest globally including Germany, United Kingdom, India, Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia. It is involved in credit strategies, leisure and hospitality, real estate and development, risk advisory, technologies and commodities, according to information at its website.
Its chairman is Syed Mohd Yusof Syed Nasir, a longtime business partner of the Sultan of Selangor.
In June 2016, Ranjeet who wholly-owned Vascory Technologies Sdn Bhd had informed Vascory AG that he intended to bring all the shares of Vascory Technologies Sdn Bhd in the company by way of a capital increase, according to a Reuters report.
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