Datuk John Lau is the Chief Executive Office of KMSB. He holds a Ph.D in Strategic Marketing from USA; Masters of Business Administration from Durham UK; Bachelor of Church Ministry, USA and a Diploma of Marketing from Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK.
He set up his own management consultancy in 1998 specializing in human capital development, corporate restructuring and information technology, with a wide-base of clientele in manufacturing, services and professional organizations.
Datuk John Lau has been very active in the Toastmasters International organization and is recognized in the Malaysian Book of Record as being the First Malaysian installed as Toastmasters International President on August 18, 2012 at the Toastmasters International World Convention in Orlando, Florida, USA. As the worldwide leader for an organization that is devoted to grooming future leaders of the world, he led and served over 300,000 members in over 117 countries worldwide.
In 2014, Datuk John Lau was conferred the Panglima Jasa Negara (PJN) by the King of Malaysia, which carries the title of Datuk. He was also previously conferred the title Johan Mangku Negara (JMN) by the King of Malaysia.