It was founded by Mr Balakrishnan who is one of the shareholders and directors of the company.
Mr Balakrishnan served Tenaga Nasional Berhad, which was then known as Lembaga Letrik Negara (LLN) for 14 years since 1970.
It was in 1985 when he decided to register Mercantile Neon Electrical.
Mr Balakrishnan is the key person in the overall and day to day operation of the company.
His knowledge and vast experience in the industry has been the driving factor of the company’s exponential growth over the years.