U Kyaw Lwin Oo ( Chairman )
U Kyaw Lwin Oo is the Chairman of EFR Group of Companies. U Kyaw Lwin Oo started his career as Operations Manager for Myanmar Container Line, the first containerized feeder carrier in Myanmar plying the Myanmar Singapore route, from 1990 to 1995. Based upon this extensive shipping knowledge gained from Myanmar Container Line (MCL). U Kyaw Lwin Oo registered Ever Flow River Forwarding & General Services Co., Ltd. in 1998.
With his spirit of entrepreneurship and leadership, EFR has build up a vast network of Shipping agencies representing world class container carriers and International Freight Forwarders. U Kyaw Lwin Oo with his strong belief in development of business through diversification managed to diversify into other lines of businesses across the supply-chain logistics.
U Kyaw Lwin Oo is also the chairman of Myanmar Hoteliers Association (MHA), Ngwe Saung Hotel Zone, Advisor at Myanmar Mercantile Maritime Development Association (MMMDA) and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors at Myanmar International Freight Forwarders Association (MIFFA) and Founder Member of Myanmar Customs Broker Association (MCBA).
His spirit of entrepreneurship has made him what he is today and taking the opportunity upon economic reforms in Myanmar at this very moment has planned to develop the logistics infrastructure of Myanmar on a national level after obtaining approval from the high authorities. This is a very promising arrangement as it would make Myanmar on the same level with some neighboring countries regarding transportation and logistics sectors.
U Maung Maung Oo ( Vice-Chairman )
U Maung Maung Oo, is the Vice Chairman of EFR Group of Companies. U Maung Maung Oo holds Bachelor of Science from University of Yangon, International Business Finance and Financial Management Course Certificate (2002), Diploma in Maritime Law from University of Yangon (2003) and Certificate in Multimodal Transport from MIFFA & AFFA.
In 1996, U Maung Maung Oo joined EFR Freight Forwarding & General Services Co., Ltd as a marketing manager. In 2001 April, U Maung Maung Oo was assigned to work together World Class Container Carrier and Shipping agency as General Manager up to 2007 Oct. With his gained knowledge and different management skill gained throughout his life, U Maung Maung Oo is currently a member of the board of directors and the Vice-Chairman of EFR Group of Companies and also a member of the board of directors of Myanmar International Freight Forwarders Association (MIFFA).
U Min Sein ( Independent Director )
U Min Sein is an independent director of EFR Group of Companies. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1966 and become a registered accountant (R.A.) in 1971. He successfully passed Higher Grade Pleader (Law) Examination in 1969 and Registered Lawyer’s Examination in 1975. U Min Sein has started his practice in Law since 1972. He successfully become an advocate of the Supreme Court in 1998. He specializes in Business and Corporate Law, Civil Law, Trade/Commercial Law, International Contracts, Trademark, Intellectual property, Personal Law (Succession Law).
U Min Sein is also an Independent Director of AYA Bank and Director of Myanmar M1 Investment Company Limited. He is also a Member of Australia Myanmar Chamber of Commerce and Management Committee Member of U Hla Tun Hospice.
He has also teaching experience. He has taught Commercial Law to Government Officers, Auditors General’s Department and Training Department from 1986 to 2006 and to CPA 24th batch as well.
Dr. Hla Theingi ( Independent Director )
Dr. Hla Theingi is the independent director of EFR Group of Companies. She graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration and MBA from Assumption University Thailand and received her PhD from Asian Institute of Technology Thailand. She has also passed CFA Level 1.
As an academic professor, Dr. Hla Theingi has taught many subjects in the areas of economics, finance and accounting, international business, logistics, marketing and research for postgraduate, graduate and undergraduate students. She also published a book “Export Import Practices: ASEAN Focus” in 2013. She works as a mentor, guest speaker, reviewer, and editor for various institutions, conferences and journals. Her recent research, journal and book publications are in the area of SMEs, trade financing, remittance, sustainability, international business, ethical business, technology transfer and technology acceptance.
As a practitioner, she is currently a Chief Executive Officer of MADP Distributing Co., Ltd. and a financial advisor and executive coach for telecom, trading, agriculture, animal feed, and education companies in Myanmar and Thailand. She worked as a consultant for Myanmar Automobile Development Public Co., Ltd in 2015 and 2016. She has more than 20 years’ experience of running her own container transportation business in Myanmar. She worked as a deputy chairperson of the Department of International Business Management, Martin de Tour School of Management, Assumption University, Thailand from 1996 to 1998. She was also a member of the Research Support Committee, Assumption University, Thailand for 2012 to 2016.
Prof.Daw Hla Myint ( Independent Director )
Prof. Daw Hla Myint is the independent director of EFR Group of Companies. She graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours Degree and received Master of Commerce. She has attended the UNDP/UNIDO workshop on Project Planning and Control from the Ministry of Industry 1, Myanmar-Korea Executive Management Programme of Samsung, Tourism Marketing Course from the Directorate of Hotel & Tourism and Advill Consultancy. She has also attended Master of Arts Courses in Economics specializing in the Development Economies (1961-62) from the University of Kansa City, Missouri, USA, MBA courses specializing in the Management Information System, University of California, Los Angeles, and UNESCO Fellowship. She has went on the study tour on Business Administration at the Kasetsart Univeristy, Bangkok, Thailand.
Prof. Daw Hla Myint is currently the Emeritus Professor of the Department of Management Studies, Institute of Economics, Yangon. She is also the faculty member and the principal Academic Advisor of the Myanmar Human Resources Co.,Ltd. She is the advisor of the Myanmar Women Entrepreneurs Association(NGO) and the consultant cum senor trainer of STI Eduction.
She was the faculty member for 37 years as tutor, lecturer, associate professor and professor in the following educational institution
1. Dept. of Commerce & Administrative Studies, University of YGN
2. Dept. of Economics, Defence Services Academy, Pyin Oo Lwin
3. Dept. of Commerce, Institute of Economics, Yangon
4. Dept. of Economics, Institute of Education, Yangon
5. Dept. of Management Studies, Institute of Economics, Yangon
U Aung Min Han ( Executive Director )
U Aung Min Han is the Chief Executive Officer of E.F.R Group of Companies. U Aung Min Han holds Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (2001), Certificate of Internal Auditor Training Course (2003), Diploma in International Freight Management Certificate in Multimodal Transport (2004), Certificate in Multimodal Transport (2004) and Master of Business Administration (2008).
In June 1997, U Aung Min Han joined E.F.R, first as a marketing executive at Ever Flow River Forwarding & General Services Co., Ltd and then was promoted to marketing manager and gradually up to the post of General Manager in sub-business units of E.F.R Group of Companies. His excellent interpersonal skills, wide knowledge and in-depth experience in marketing and administration and interest in the work concerned make confident to predict that he will excel in the top-level management position. As a brilliant, talented, dedicated and energetic young professional, U Aung Min Han becomes Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of E.F.R Group since 2012 and one of the board directors of E.F.R Group of Companies.
He also an Executive Director of Myanmar International Freight Forwarders Association (MIFFA) and EC of Myanmar Mercantile Marine Development Association (MMMDA).
Daw Khin Sone ( Executive Director )
Daw Khin Sone is the CFO of EFR Group of Companies. She received her B.Sc. (Mathematics) degree from the University of Yangon in 1995. She holds Dip in Chinese from University of Foreign Language and Dip in Business Law from University of Yangon. Daw Khin Sone has also received a certificate from Ministry of Foreign Affair for Basic Diplomatic Course and has also finished her LCCI (level I, II and III) in 2003. She has now received a master’s degree at University of Economics in Banking and Finance.
Daw Khin Sone started her career after her graduation as executive to chief accountant in Eagle Group of Companies (1997 to 2000) and then joined EFR group of Companies as marketing executive in one of the shipping lines. From 2000-2011, she was assigned at Gold Shipping Agency Services Ltd, starting from executive post to gradually promoted to deputy managing director after several years of her services with full commitment. From 2012 till to date, she has been assigned as group chief finance officer.
She is a member of Myanmar Mercantile Maritime Development Association (MMMDA) and member of the Board of Directors at Myanmar International Freight Forwarders Association, (MIFFA).
Daw Zin Nyein Htwe ( Executive Director )
Daw Zin Nyein Htwe is one of the Executive directors of EFR Group of companies who is in charge of Myanmar Round The World Logistic Co., Ltd and EFR Trading Co., Ltd. She started her career with us since 2001 while she was in pursuit of her B.Sc. (Physics) Degree in University of Distance Education. She took different responsibilities, has played different roles successfully within the organization from Receptionist, Sales & Marketing Coordinator, to Customer Service Executive as well as in charge of Mitsui O.S.K Lines and obtained experience in shipping and forwarding fields.
E.F.R Group has been grateful to have her support and teamwork in reference to International Trading business before she moved on to her new role in 2007. She has extended knowledge in commercial trading field.
She holds M.B.A from University of the Thailand Chamber of Commerce and Bachelor of Science. (Physics) from Yangon University and Advanced Diploma in Supply Chain Management, Singapore Logistics Association
Daw Hnin Yee Mon ( Executive Director )
Daw Hnin Yee Mon is one of the Executive Director of EFR Group of Companies who is in charge if Gold Shipping Agency Services Ltd and Unison Choice Services Ltd. She received her B.A (Economic) degree in 2004 from Pathein University. In July 2004, Daw Hnin Yee Mon joined E.F.R, first as receptionist & personal assistant of Chairman of EFR Group of Companies from 2004 to 2005.
As a brilliant and energetic talent, she has taken over many different assignments from E.F.R Group and has executed her duties and responsibilities in a reliable and satisfactory level. She took roles as Assistant of Mitsui O.S.K Lines which is one of the top 10 container carriers in the world and was promoted to Manager (Import Marketing In-charge) of CMA-CGM Lines which is also one of the top 10 carriers in the world and was In charge of EFR ‘s Conventional Department from 2008 to 2010 and gradually up from basic level to General Manager in E.F.R Forwarding & General Services Co., Ltd.
Daw Lae Lae Mu, ( Executive Director )
Daw Lae Lae Mu is one of the Executive Directors and is in-charge of EFR Logistics and Distribution Center (Mandalay) Co., Ltd.
In 2001, she joined China Shipping Container Line as Sr. Sales & Marketing Executive and served in this position till 2007. Daw Lae Lae Mu joined Myanmar lndo Orient Co., Ltd (MlO was established to act as agent for CMACGM in Myanmar) with the position of Deputy General Manager. ln 2011 she became a General Manager of MIO and of CMA CGM in 2014.
Daw Lae Lae Mu holds Bachelor of Science (Physics) (Hon), Certificate of Attendance – Air Freight Forwarder’s Basic Course conducted by Myanmar International Freight Forwarder’s Association (MIFFA) and Singapore Air Cargo Agents Association (SAAA), Certificate of Attendance -Japan’s Program for improving Efficiency of ”Logistics and Distribution”, of The East-West Economic Corridor” and “Southern Economic Corridor” conducted by MIFFA and Ministry of Transport.