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YBhg. General Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Abdullah Ahmad (R) – Executive Chairman
General Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Abdullah Bin Ahmad (Retired) has served as the Chief of Air Force in the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) from 2003 to 2004. During his military career, he held a range of senior posts including Director of Training Division, RMAF; Air Defence Commander; Commandant of Defence College Malaysia and Chief of Staff, RMAF.
He was also CEO of Langkawi Aerospace Training Centre and a Director at Atlan Holdings Bhd, Naluri Corporation Bhd and DFZ Capital Bhd. He graduated from the Royal Air Force Staff College in Bracknell, United Kingdom in 1982; and also holds degrees and certificates from the Monterey Naval Academy and Harvard University, and a Master’s Degree in International Relations and Strategic Studies from University of Lancaster.
YBhg. Datuk Seri Dr. Rahamat Bivi Yusoff
Datuk Seri Dr. Rahamat is currently the Director-General of the Economic Planning Unit (EPU) in the Prime Minister’s Department. She has spent more than 30 years in Malaysia’s civil service, including senior roles in the Ministry of Finance, Energy Commission, and Institut Tadbiran Awam Negara (INTAN).
Apart from membership of the Commission, Datuk Seri Dr. Rahamat is also a member of the Board of Directors of a range of civil service agencies including the Malaysia-Thailand Joint Authority (MTJA), Federal Land Development Authority (FELDA), and MASS Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn. Bhd. (MRT Corp) as well as a council member of several economic and development authorities. She holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences from Universiti Sains Malaysia and a Masters in Economics from the Western Michigan University, as well as a conferred PhD from the Australian National University.
YBhg. Datuk Seri Hj. Saripuddin Kasim
Datuk Seri Haji Saripuddin is currently the Secretary-General of the Ministry of Transport. He has formerly served in a range of government roles namely as Director-General of Legal Affairs in the Prime Minister’s Department, Secretary-General of the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism and Secretary-General of the Ministry of Human Resources.
He holds a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) from the University of Malaya, Advanced Diploma in Public Management from INTAN and a Masters of Business Administration (Corporate Finance) from the University of Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
YBhg. Dato’ Mah Weng Kwai
Datuk Mah Weng Kwai is a former judge of the High Court of Malaya and the Court of Appeal. He has also served as a Deputy Public Prosecutor and Senior Federal Counsel in the Attorney General’s Chambers, as well as being a former member of Malaysia’s Legal Profession Qualifying Board and the Advocates and Solicitors Disciplinary Board.
Datuk Mah Weng Kwai was the President of the Malaysian Bar (2001-2003) and President of LAWASIA (2006-2008) and is presently a Consultant in the law firm of MahWengKwai & Associates and an Arbitrator on the panel of The Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration.
Datuk Mah Weng Kwai was called to the English Bar as Barrister-at-Law in 1971 and to the Malaysian Bar as Advocate and Solicitor in 1972. He also holds a Masters of Law from the University of Sydney where he is a Fellow of the Senate.
YBhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Chor Chee Heung
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Chor Chee Heung has held a range of ministerial positions in the Federal Government from 1996 to 2013 including as Minister of Housing and Local Government, Deputy Home Minister, Deputy Finance Minister and Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Transport. He was very active in representing the government and Parliament in Asean and ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Organization (AIPO) conferences. He currently serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director in Tenaga Nasional Berhad as well as Advisor to Melati Ehsan Berhad and also Chairman of Maxim Holdings Berhad.
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Chor Chee Heung was a practising lawyer from 1981 until he was appointed to the Cabinet in 1996.
YBhg. Datuk Seri Long See Wool
Datuk Seri Long See Wool has spent more than 34 years serving in the Ministry of Transport where he specialised in aviation. His most recent position was Secretary-General of the Ministry of Transport, which he held just prior to his retirement in 2014. Datuk Seri Long See Wool holds degrees and diplomas from the University of Malaya and the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN).
YBhg. Dato’ Fauziah Yaacob
Y. Bhg. Dato’ Fauziah Yaacob has served as a director of companies including Telekom Malaysia Bhd, Pos Malaysia Bhd, and a range of government agencies including MyIPO and MyPower. Her time with the civil service has seen her take up several roles in the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Education, and Ministry of Transport. Her most recent role prior to her retirement from the Civil Service in 2015 was as Deputy Secretary General of Treasury (Investment).
Y. Bhg. Dato’ Fauziah Yaacob also spent time as a Senior Manager of Kuala Lumpur International Airport Bhd from 1993 to 1996. She holds degrees and diplomas from a range of institutions including the University of Liverpool, University of Malaya, and the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN).
YBhg. Dato’ Ir Dr Shaik Hussein Mydin
Dato’ Ir Dr. Shaik Hussein bin Mydin has served as the Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors in the Penang Regional Development Authority (Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Pulau Pinang) since 2013. He is also the Chairman for the Planning and Development Department at Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Pulau Pinang (PERDA).
Dato’ Ir Dr. Shaik Hussein bin Mydin holds a Doctorate in Engineering (Construction and Technology) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. He also attended Universiti Sains Malaysia where he graduated with a Masters of Science majoring in Project Management. In addition, he has obtained degrees, diplomas and certificates relating to the field of civil engineering from local institutions.
Aside from this, Dato’ Ir Dr. Shaik Hussein bin Mydin is part of various professional bodies in Malaysia including the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) and the Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM).
Dr. Nungsari Ahmad Radhi
Dr. Nungsari is the Managing Director of Prokhas Sdn Bhd, a Minister of Finance, Inc. company, as well as a Board member of Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad, Syarikat Jaminan Pembiayaan Perniagaan Berhad and Syarikat Jaminan Kredit Perumahan Berhad. He is also the Principal Officer of DanaInfra Nasional Berhad and sits on the Board of Lembaga Pinjaman Perumahan Sektor Awam.
In a career spanning over 30 years, he has been in academia, corporate advisory, economic research, a Member of Parliament and policy advocacy. He holds a PhD in Economics from Purdue University and is a contributing columnist for The Edge since 2000.