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UMW CORPORATION SDN. BHD.

197001000562-(9825-V)

Menara UMW,

Jalan Puncak, Off Jalan P Ramlee,

50250 Kuala Lumpur

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Tel : +603 2025 2025 (main)

Fax: +603 2025 2026 (general)

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 Male, Age 55, Malaysian
Independent & Non-Executive Director
Member of the Nomination & Remuneration Committee
Member of Investment Committee
  
AREA OF EXPERTISE
  • Environmental Engineering and Management; Innovation and Sustainability

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Honorary Doctor of Science in Environmental Engineering, Newcastle University, UK
  • Advanced Management Programme (Harvard Business School) USA
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Engineering, Newcastle University, UK
  • Master of Science in Environmental Engineering, Newcastle University, UK
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (Hons), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

PRESENT MEMBERSHIP OF ASSOCIATIONS
  • Fellow, the Royal Physiographic Society of Lund (Sweden)
  • Fellow, Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (UK)
  • Fellow, Academy of Sciences Malaysia
  • Fellow, Institution of Chemical Engineers (UK)
  • Fellow, Institution of Engineers (Malaysia)
  • Chartered Engineer (UK Engineering Council)
  • Chartered Scientist (UK Science Council)
  • Chartered Water and Environmental Manager (Charted Institute of Water and Enviromental Management, UK)
  • ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer (ASEAN MRA)
  • Visiting Professor at Imperial College London (UK), Lund (Sweden) and Tsukuba (Japan)

DATE APPOINTED TO THE BOARD
  • 01 November 2019

PRESENT APPOINTMENTS
  • Secretary General, Ministry of Environment and Water
  • Member, Board of Trustees of Yayasan Petronas

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE
  • He is a professional environmental engineer-cumscientist, especially concerning river rehabilitation and environmental sustainability in developing countries. His interest in the field leads him to collaborate with leading scholars worldwide, particularly in membrane bioreactor, granulation process and membrane biofouling control. He is a Fellow of various professional bodies and a Visiting Professor at the Imperial College London (UK), Lund (Sweden) and Tsukuba (Japan). He received the Honorary Doctor of Science from Newcastle University (UK) (2018) and was also Vice Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia from 2008 to 2013 and later became the Secretary General of three ministers from 2013 to 2018. He has also registered more than 20 intellectual property rights and published more than 300 technical papers and 40 books.

PRESENT DIRECTORSHIP OF OTHER PUBLIC COMPANIES
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  • None
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