Manufacturing & Engineering Division

Male, Age 53, Malaysian



  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Hons.),
    University of Malaya

Membership of Associations

  • None

Date Appointed to Management Committee

  • 1 January 2019

Working Experience

Dato’ Abdul Rashid Musa is no stranger to the automotive industry, with over 28 years of experience in the automotive field, with involvement in various projects and organisations ranging from research & development and production to sales and distribution.

His last position before joining UMW was Chief Executive Officer of Proton Edar Sdn Bhd and Vice President, Sales & Marketing. He played a leading role in the recently launched Proton X70.

Prior to this, he was the Chief Technical Officer and held several portfolios, including being instrumental in the development of four new car models in 2016. He previously sat on the board of several Proton subsidiaries and head of a number of companies within DRB-HICOM Group.