Corporate Profile. Hume Industries Berhad ("HIB") was incorporated on 9 September 1980 in Malaysia as a private limited company under the name of CementBoard (Malaysia) Sdn. 9 September 1981, the name was changed to Cemboard (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. and subsequently changed to Hume Cemboard (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. on 6 March 1991.