The man who started it all
Dato IR Mokkam Singh
Dato’ Ir. Mokkam Singh Bhullar
B.Eng (Hons), P.Eng, C.Eng, MIEE, AMP, PJK
Dato’ Ir. Mokkam Singh Bhullar graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) from the University of Malaya, and joined the National Electricity Board in June 1964. He was posted to the United Kingdom for postgraduate work, upon his return; he was appointed the Consumer Engineer for TNB, Johor Bahru. He was promoted to District Engineer and subsequently Senior District Manager, before going into private practice. He purchased an electrical services company in 1979, and this company was renamed One Alpha Electrical Services in 2013. He was a pioneer in Electrical Consultancy from 1980, with an enterprise company called Mokkam Singh Consulting Engineers.
With his tenacity and determined nature, he was responsible for much of the infrastructure development for the Johor State Economic Development Corporation, with his design being implemented for business parks in Senai, Batu Pahat, Tebrau, to name a few.
He is the father of 3 electrical engineers, and to date a grandfather having 8 doting grandchildren. He has been the President of the Malaysian Sikh Union, a body that looks after matters pertaining to the Sikh Community in Malaysia, as well as a past president of the Rotary Club of Johor Bahru.
Besides being a Leader and Entrepreneur, he spends time for an occasional game of golf, having once shot a hole in one, at the Royal Johor Country Club.