Encik Abu Hassan Ahmad was appointed as a Director of the Company in April 2009 and assumed the position of Chief Executive Officer. Graduate in the field of computer science from MARA Institute of Technology, Malaysia and an MBA holder from Southern Cross University, Australia he has a vast knowledge in information technology and development of business processes.
He embarked on his career moves in year 1982 as a software engineer with BumiKonsult Sdn Bhd a software house. As an engineer, he has gained experience in software design and programming in government accounting. Later end of 1983, he joined Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad to lead its IT development team initially as a system analyst. He was promoted as Head, IT Department in 1986 to spearhead the overall its technology operations.
In 1990 he made a career move in equity market to join Malaysian Central Depository (M) Sdn Bhd as Business Analyst. As the company embarked in a massive national project to develop the securities and depository settlement system, it has given him the opportunity to gain deep knowledge in this industry. Later in a year 2000, he joined Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (currently known as Bursa Malaysia) and appointed as Head of Project Management Office and Application Development Services. Over the years, he became an expert in both equity and derivatives market.
In 2006 he made another career move into financial market by joining Bank Islam (M) Berhad as it Chief Information Officer. The mission is to embark on the technology refresh of the banking system including increasing the transaction processing and improvement in customer banking experience.
By 2009, he left the bank and subsequently acquired entire shares of Honey Vacation Travel & Tours Sdn Bhd and appointed as the Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer. His mission is to turn around the company.
He was also on the Board of DagangNet Technologies Sdn Bhd (a subsidiary of Time Engineering Group of Companies which is listed in the Malaysian Bourse) from 2007 to 2009. During his management position in the Bank he sit in various high level decision making committees such as Management Committee, Risk Management Committee, Technology Committee and other business development committees.
He has vast experience in designing, development and implementation of business solutions and managing large scale project from diverse industry such as government accounting, water billing, real estate, manufacturing, publishing, accounting, capital and financial markets. Encik Abu Hassan says “Happiness is the very spirit and purposes that drives our business and resonates in everything we do. We strive to add value to our customers, staff and suppliers at every moment of happiness we can share”
Welcome to Honey Vacation. I hope you will take a few minutes to explore our company and get to know more about our services and benefits. Besides doing business, we believe we have an obligation to recognize and respond in meaningful, practical ways to the environment and social challenges facing all of us and the world we live in.
We believe you take travel to heart and we share in your appreciation for travel by passing along a bit of personal insider knowledge. Our services go beyond those of a typical travel agency because of our experience and expertise. In, addition, we bring you specific, additional advantages.
We are committed to continuing our development of products and services that offer our clients exceptional solutions. We are excited about the future and what it holds for our company. As Honey Vacation business grows, so does our opportunity to have an even greater impact on the world around us. With advancement of technology and social media, we will position ourselves within that sphere. We hope it will give you new experience in our customer touch point.
We invite you to explore our world together and appreciate the life of other people that lives in other part of the globe. By doing that it will make us well rounded in terms of perspective and outlook.
We are glad to serve you.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT
It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of age, race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, political affiliations, marital status, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, or on the basis of personal favouritism or other non-merit factors, except where otherwise provided by law.
Our Core Values Harmony, Authenticity, Faith, Compassion, Nurturing, Honour, Light-heartiness, Humor – these care values underpin our company’s culture and spirit:
GIVING BACK TO THE SOCIETY
Whist Honey Vacation aims to get you where you want to go at the cheapest price possible, we are committed to giving back to the community and society.
As a company we have a conscious dedication to strengthen the communities where we live and work. We recognize that one of the wonderful benefits of these kinds of endeavours is that enhances not only the well-being of our community as a whole, but also has a benefit of enhancing teamwork on our staff. We recognize that offering a helping hand to others helps everyone.
Giving travellers unparalleled convenience,industry-leading service and best value
Consistent management and leadership based on objective performance criteria in ensuring the highest possible level of professionalism and the ability to communicate well with our team members, our principals, and our partners is a key to our growing success. Creating an open team environment that encourages both questions and suggestions and an ongoing quest to improve our products and processes has resulted in us being able to deliver to our customer and clients our brand promise- “Delivering Happiness”.
And now with branches in Petaling Jaya, Bandar Seri Iskandar and Bahau and the replicated dedicated ideology, we serve clients from across the nation, continuing to provide dependable service, individual care and professional advice.
A Leading Travel Company
What makes us different is that our business isn’t just about transactions- it’s about building relationships with our customers. We are firm believers that travelling is all about the experience, offering unbeatable levels of service and outstanding value.