Compugates was established in 1997 as a private limited company and since then has grown from strength to strength to a group of company with 8 local and 6 overseas subsidiaries with more than 200 employees. Compugates presence can be felt in Malaysia, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Cambodia and Singapore. Compugates was listed on the Main Board of Bursa Malaysia on 30th December 2005.
Since inception, the company has been involved with distribution of digital cameras, telecommunication-based and IT related products. The Group has recently diversified into distribution of Green Energy Products, agriculture and timber concession.
Group Structure of the CHB Group
Incorporated as a public company on 13th October 2004.
Compugates was listed on the Main Board of Bursa Malaysia on 30th December 2005.
The largest distributor of mobile prepaid cards in Malaysia, with approx 8.1% of the market share. Celcom's top distributor in prepaid cards, contributing approx 22% of total prepaid card sales.
Distribution of Casio and Canon digital cameras in 1997, the Group ventured into prepaid cards in 1998 for TM Cellular and for Celcom in 2000.
Today, the Group is involved in a diverse range of products which includes prepaid cards, IT- and Imaging Consumer Products (ICP), wireless broadband and solar powered products.
It has wide access to customers through its vast distribution network of more than 10,300 dealers, all of whom are strategically located in major market centres within the country.
The Group is one of the top distributors for Canon, Panasonic and Kodak with recognition as:
Top distributor for Panasonic printers and consumables between 2000-2003;
Top ASEAN distributor for Kodak digital cameras for 2002/03;
Top 20 partners to Canon for 2001-2010;
Top Distributor for National Projectors 2004/05;
Top Achiever for Panasonic Dot Matrix Printer in 2006;
Top 20 Business System Partners for Panasonic 2007/08 & 2009/10;
Top 15 Million Dollar Achiever 2008/09 for Panasonic.
Canon Mega Million Dollar Man Award 2011
Panasonic Million Dollar Achiever April 2010-March 2011
Panasonic Million Dollar Achiever April 2011-March 2012
Panasonic Million Dollar Achiever April 2012-March 2013
Canon 10 million Club Award in year 2013
Canon Top Distributor Award in year 2013
Recently appointed as distributor for the environmentally friendly "GREEN" products - Nano Mobile Charger Series, Portable Power Pack and Green GenSet.
Ventured into agriculture via cultivation of Gaharu/ Agarwood in Kuala Kangsar, Perak.
Diversifying into enterpreneurs market with signature concept store/ kiosk marketing lifestyle products and services.
Being appointed as distributor for YES Internet Broadband in July 2013.