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Sdr Datuk Seri
Mah Siew Keong
(President from 2013 – 2018) Sdr Mah was born in Teluk Intan, Perak on the 17 June 1961. He studied at Horley Methodist primary and secondary school in Teluk Intan and later continued his studies in the United Kingdom. He graduated with Bachelors in Science (Management) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in 1981. He then obtained his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the City University of London. In 1991, Mah further obtained a LLB from the University of East London. Continue Reading
Sdr Tan Sri Dato' Chang Ko Youn (Acting President 2013) Tan Sri Dato’ Chang Ko Youn was born on 31st August 1957. He received his degree in Bachelor’s of Laws (Hons) from the University of Hull, England in 1981 and was called to the English Bar at the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.

Upon returning to Malaysia, he started practice in Ipoh, Perak in 1983. He joined GERAKAN and steadily moved up the ranks.
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Sdr Tan Sri Dr
Koh Tsu Koon
(President from 2007 - 2013) Born in Penang in 1949, Dr Koh Tsu Koon attended Phor Tay Primary School, Chung Ling High School and Methodist Boys’ School. He graduated from Princeton University in 1970 with a degree in physics, and obtained his Ph.D from the University of Chicago in 1977 in economics and sociology of education. Continue Reading
Sdr Tun Dr
Lim Keng Yaik
(President from 1980 – 2007) Dr Lim was born on 8th April 1939 in Tapah, Perak. He attended St Michael’s Institution of Ipoh for his Primary and Secondary education. Upon his graduation, he headed for Belfast, Northern Ireland to pursue his degree in medicine. He graduated from The Queen’s University with an M.B. B.Ch. B.A.O. in 1964. Continue Reading
Sdr Tun Dr
Lim Chong Eu
(President from 1971 - 1980) Dr. Lim Chong Eu was born in 1919 in Penang. He completed his primary education at Hutchings School, Penang and continued his secondary education at the Penang Free School. In 1937, he obtained the Queens Scholarship and continued his education in the UK. He obtained a degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland in 1944. Continue Reading
Sdr Professor Syed Hussein Alatas (President from 1968-1971) Professor Syed Hussein Alatas was born in Bogor, Indonesia on 17 September 1928. He was a Malaysian academician, sociologist, founder of social science organisations, and politican.

Syed Hussein was among the several professionals and intellectuals namely, Dr. Lim Chong Eu, Dr. V. David, Dr. Tan Chee Khoon, Dr J.B.A. Peter, Professor Wang Gungwu and Mr V. Veerapan who founded GERAKAN in 1968.
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Continue Reading Sdr Datuk Seri
Mah Siew Keong
(President from 2013 – 2018) Sdr Mah was born in Teluk Intan, Perak on the 17 June 1961. He studied at Horley Methodist primary and secondary school in Teluk Intan and later continued his studies in the United Kingdom. He graduated with Bachelors in Science (Management) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in 1981. He then obtained his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the City University of London. In 1991, Mah further obtained a LLB from the University of East London.
Continue Reading Continue Reading Sdr Tan Sri Dato' Chang Ko Youn (Acting President 2013) Tan Sri Dato’ Chang Ko Youn was born on 31st August 1957. He received his degree in Bachelor’s of Laws (Hons) from the University of Hull, England in 1981 and was called to the English Bar at the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn. Upon returning to Malaysia, he started practice in Ipoh, Perak in 1983. He joined Gerakan and steadily moved up the ranks. Continue Reading Sdr Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon (President from 2007 - 2013) Born in Penang in 1949, Dr Koh Tsu Koon attended Phor Tay Primary School, Chung Ling High School and Methodist Boys’ School. He graduated from Princeton University in 1970 with a degree in physics, and obtained his Ph.D from the University of Chicago in 1977 in economics and sociology of education. Continue Reading Sdr Tun Dr Lim Keng Yaik (President from 1980 – 2007) Dr Lim was born on 8th April 1939 in Tapah, Perak. He attended St Michael’s Institution of Ipoh for his Primary and Secondary education. Upon his graduation, he headed for Belfast, Northern Ireland to pursue his degree in medicine. He graduated from The Queen’s University with an M.B. B.Ch. B.A.O. in 1964. Continue Reading Sdr Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu (President from 1971 - 1980) Dr. Lim Chong Eu was born in 1919 in Penang. He completed his primary education at Hutchings School, Penang and continued his secondary education at the Penang Free School. In 1937, he obtained the Queens Scholarship and continued his education in the UK. He obtained a degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland in 1944. Continue Reading Sdr Professor Syed Hussein Alatas (President from 1968-1971) Professor Syed Hussein Alatas was born in Bogor, Indonesia on 17 September 1928. He was a Malaysian academician, sociologist, founder of social science organisations, and politican. Syed Hussein was among the several professionals and intellectuals namely, Dr. Lim Chong Eu, Dr. V. David, Dr. Tan Chee Khoon, Dr J.B.A. Peter, Professor Wang Gungwu and Mr V. Veerapan who founded Gerakan in 1968.

Sdr Datuk Seri
Mah Siew Keong
(President from 2013 – 2018) Sdr Mah was born in Teluk Intan, Perak on the 17 June 1961. He studied at Horley Methodist primary and secondary school in Teluk Intan and later continued his studies in the United Kingdom. He graduated with Bachelors in Science (Management) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in 1981. He then obtained his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the City University of London. In 1991, Mah further obtained a LLB from the University of East London. Continue Reading
Sdr Tan Sri Dato' Chang Ko Youn (Acting President 2013) Tan Sri Dato’ Chang Ko Youn was born on 31st August 1957. He received his degree in Bachelor’s of Laws (Hons) from the University of Hull, England in 1981 and was called to the English Bar at the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.

Upon returning to Malaysia, he started practice in Ipoh, Perak in 1983. He joined Gerakan and steadily moved up the ranks.
Continue Reading
Sdr Tan Sri Dr
Koh Tsu Koon
(President from 2007 - 2013) Born in Penang in 1949, Dr Koh Tsu Koon attended Phor Tay Primary School, Chung Ling High School and Methodist Boys’ School. He graduated from Princeton University in 1970 with a degree in physics, and obtained his Ph.D from the University of Chicago in 1977 in economics and sociology of education. Continue Reading
Sdr Tun Dr
Lim Keng Yaik
(President from 1980 – 2007) Dr Lim was born on 8th April 1939 in Tapah, Perak. He attended St Michael’s Institution of Ipoh for his Primary and Secondary education. Upon his graduation, he headed for Belfast, Northern Ireland to pursue his degree in medicine. He graduated from The Queen’s University with an M.B. B.Ch. B.A.O. in 1964. Continue Reading
Sdr Tun Dr
Lim Chong Eu
(President from 1971 - 1980) Dr. Lim Chong Eu was born in 1919 in Penang. He completed his primary education at Hutchings School, Penang and continued his secondary education at the Penang Free School. In 1937, he obtained the Queens Scholarship and continued his education in the UK. He obtained a degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland in 1944. Continue Reading
Sdr Professor Syed Hussein Alatas (President from 1968-1971) Professor Syed Hussein Alatas was born in Bogor, Indonesia on 17 September 1928. He was a Malaysian academician, sociologist, founder of social science organisations, and politican.

Syed Hussein was among the several professionals and intellectuals namely, Dr. Lim Chong Eu, Dr. V. David, Dr. Tan Chee Khoon, Dr J.B.A. Peter, Professor Wang Gungwu and Mr V. Veerapan who founded Gerakan in 1968.
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