Lion Diversified Holdings Berhad (LDHB) was incorporated in Malaysia under the Companies Act, 1965 on 24 March 1970 as a private limited liability company under the name of Chocolate Products (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd. It was converted to a public limited liability company under the name of Chocolate Products (Malaysia) Berhad on 22 December 1981 and assumed its current name on 10 February 2003. LDHB was listed on the Main Market of Bursa Securities on 11 February 1982.
The company’s new Direct Reduced Iron (DRI) plant in Banting under Lion DRI Sdn Bhd commenced production of DRI for making high grade steel in June 2008. The supply of DRI helps to reduce the dependence on scrap as raw material for steel making by steel mills and enables the production of high quality steel.
Its computer business undertaken by the Likom Group of Companies is involved in the provision of integrated one-stop original equipment manufacturing ("OEM") services for the production of personal computer casings and enclosures, and assembly of computer peripherals and electronic components for other segments such as audio visual equipment, telecommunication, security-alarm and electrical switching products. The production facilities are located in Melaka in Malaysia and Mexico, with a sales representative office in USA to provide customer support services.
LDHB is also involved in property development via a 35% joint venture high-end condominium development known as Twins, located in the prestigious residential enclave of Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur, comprising two iconic tower blocks with about 300 residential units.