Who’s behind Sime Darby?1
Board of Directors
YABhg Tun Musa Hitam (Chairman)
77, a Malaysian. Tun Musa was appointed to the Board on 29 September 2007. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Malaya and Masters degree in International Relations from the University of Sussex, United Kingdom. He has had several honours bestowed upon him including Honorary Doctorates from the University of Sussex, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, University of Malaya and Universiti Teknologi MARA, and fellowships from the Malaysian Institute of Management and the Centre for International Affairs, Harvard University. Tun Musa is also currently the Chairman of Lion Industries Corporation Berhad and United Malayan Land Berhad, both of which are listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad, Yayasan Sime Darby, the CIMB Group’s International Advisory Panel and the World Islamic Economic Forum. He is also the Joint-Chairman of the Malaysia-China Business Council, a member of the International Advisory Board Rotterdam and a member of the Advisory Board of the Malaysian “Journal of Diplomacy and Foreign Relations”. He is also a member of the Advisory Panel of Iskandar Regional Development Authority.
YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Hamad Kama Piah Che Othman (Deputy Chairman)
60, a Malaysian, Tan Sri Hamad Kama Piah was appointed to the Board on 16 November 2010. He holds a Diploma in Statistics from Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia and a Masters Degree in Philosophy from Swansea University, United Kingdom. He was conferred the Honorary Doctorate in Business Administration from Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia. He is a Senior Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, a Certified Financial Planner of the Financial Planning Association of Malaysia and a Registered Financial Planner of the Malaysian Financial Planning Council. Tan Sri Hamad Kama Piah is currently the President & Group Chief Executive of Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) and a director of Amanah Saham Nasional Berhad, Pelaburan Hartanah Nasional Berhad, Amanah Mutual Berhad, Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad and several other private limited companies. He is also a member of Yayasan Karyawan and a director of Securities Industry Dispute Resolution Centre (SIDREC).
YBhg Tan Sri Samsudin Osman
64, a Malaysian, Tan Sri Samsudin was appointed to the Board on 19 December 2008. He is a chairman of Tender Committee. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree and a Diploma in Public Administration from University of Malaya, and a Masters in Public Administration from Pennsylvania State University, USA. Tan Sri Samsudin is at present the President of Perbadanan Putrajaya. He is also the Chairman of the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Board, EPF Investment Panel, Universiti Utara Malaysia and BIMB Holdings Berhad.
YBhg Tan Sri Dato' Dr Wan Mohd Zahid Mohd Noordin
71, a Malaysian, Tan Sri Dato’ Dr Wan Mohd Zahid was appointed to the Board on 14 September 2007. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from University of Malaya, Masters from Stanford University and PhD from University of California, Berkeley. He underwent a course in business management under the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. Tan Sri Dato’ Dr Wan Mohd Zahid is currently the Chairman of Universiti Teknologi MARA, Management and Science University and FEC Cables (M) Sdn Bhd. He is also a Director of Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB), Amanah Saham Nasional Bhd, Yayasan Felcra Bhd, Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Bhd, SP Setia Berhad, Yayasan Sime Darby and Amanah Mutual Berhad. He was formerly the Chairman of Berger International Ltd based in Singapore, and Deputy Chairman of International Bank Malaysia Berhad.
YBhg Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid Bugo
66, a Malaysian, Tan Sri Hamid was appointed to the Board on 26 August 2010. He is a Chairman of Risk Management Committee and...
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