DATUK ISMET BIN SUKI
UMW Toyota Motor Sdn. Bhd.
Datuk Ismet bin Suki is the President of UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd. He began his career as a Market Analyst for Ford Motor Company (Malaysia) in 1976. He was granted a 2-year study leave from Ford Motor in 1979 to pursue a Bachelor of Science (Marketing) degree from Syracuse University, New York. On his return, he rejoined Ford Motor Company as a Field Manager and later, the Sales Planning & Distribution Manager. Thereafter, he spent a few years at Peremba Berhad – helping to establish Jaya Jusco, a joint venture between Peremba and Jusco of Japan.
Datuk Ismet joined UMW Toyota Motor in 1990 as Public Affairs Manager. He accumulated extensive experience in the company’s Service, Marketing, Customer Service and Human Capital Divisions before assuming his current position in January 2011.