UMW Land Sdn Bhd

Male, Age 50, Malaysian




  • Post-Graduate qualification in EU Competition, King’s College, London, UK
  • Master of Business Administration, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • Ph.D in Maritime Law, Southampton University, UK
  • Master of Laws, Cambridge University, UK
  • Degree in Law, International Islamic University, Malaysia

Membership of Associations

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Date Appointed to Management Committee

  • 12 April 2012

Working Experience

Dr Wafi Nazrin Abdul Hamid was a legal practitioner in a leading law firm in Kuala Lumpur. He is also the co-author of the legal reference “ASEAN Competition Law”. In 2007, he left private practice to join and assist Petroliam Nasional Berhad and MISC Berhad in their expansion of maritime and logistics activities, before joining Malaysia Airlines Berhad, where he won the prestigious INTERLAW “Corporate Counsel of the Year” award.

In 2012, he joined UMW as Executive Director of the Group Management Services Division and later in 2015, assumed the position of President of UMW Land Sdn Bhd (UMW Land). Under his stewardship, UMW Land has successfully completed the fast-track construction of a state-of-the-art 265,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility for the production of fan cases for Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 TEN/7000 aircraft engines. UMW Land will undertake to unlock the value of Serendah land via development of UMW High Value Manufacturing Park (HVM) in Serendah.

Directorships in Public Companies


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Interest in Securities of the Company and its Subsidiaries

(as at 31 March 2018)

  • None