Benta Wawasan Sdn.Bhd (BWSB) is a Malaysian company, based its operation in the Kalabakan, Tawau district of Sabah. Benta Wawasan Sdn Bhd is a wholly-owned subsidiary company of Innoprise Corporation Sdn Bhd, a Commercial arm of the Yayasan Sabah Group which in turn is a statutory body of Sabah state government.
The principal activities of the Company is development of oil palm plantation and operation of a crude palm oil mill. Benta has developed 12,295 planted hectare within the forest reserves area. This area was previously tree plantation and was gradually converted to oil palm plantation since 2005. Hence it has to comply with various regulatory bodies for sustainable planting.
The board of directors play an important role to ensure the company’s prosperity by collectively directing the company’s affairs, whilst meeting the appropriate interests of its shareholders and stakeholders. Benta Wawasan Sdn Bhd board of directors are comprise of professionals from diverse background and experiences.
BWSB is managed by a Board of Directors and Management Team. The Board is headed by a Chairman and is responsible for the formulation of the company’s development policies and direction. These policies and direction are executed in terms of projects, program and activities by the Management Team headed by Chief Executive Officer and comprised of 10 Heads Division/Departments, 340 staff and 3200 workers to conduct day-to day running of the company’s affairs.
BWSB is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Innoprise Corporation Sdn Bhd which is a commercial arm of the Yayasan Sabah Group. The later is a statutory body of the Sabah state government which is involved in improving the socio-economy well-being of the people is the state.
Benta Wawasan Sdn Bhd has a total of 21,295.51 hectares area planted with oil palm which comprise of 11 estates and one oil palm mill. The initial planting was in year 2005 and the last parcel were planted in year 2013.Each estate are managed by either Estate Managers of Officer In-Charge which is headed by the Estate Controller based at the plantation operation office. The overall palm oil mill operations is managed by a Senior Mill Manager.