INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRMANTan Sri Dato’ Azizan Bin Husain
Tan Sri Dato’ Azizan bin Husain (“Tan Sri Azizan”) was appointed as Non-Executive Chairman on 8 June 2000. He is also a member of the Risk Management and Audit Committee, Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committee. Tan Sri Azizan is currently the Chairman of other private companies.
Tan Sri Azizan holds a B. A. Honours Degree and Diploma in Public Administration from the University of Malaya and a Post Graduate Diploma in Economics and Master in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Colorado, Boulder, United States of America.
Tan Sri Azizan started his career with the Ministry of Agriculture in 1967 and retired in 1999 as the Secretary-General in the Ministry of Defence, Malaysia. Prior to his retirement, he had progressed on and gained vast experience from various departments in the civil service. During his years with the Government Service, he has served as Assistant Secretary with the Centre for Development Studies and Economic Planning Unit in Prime Minister’s Department, Director of Economic Planning Unit, Sabah, Sabah State Director of Development, Deputy Secretary-General with Ministry of Land and Regional Development, Deputy Director-General (Sectoral) Economic Planning Unit with Prime Minister’s Department, Director of Public Sector Companies Monitoring Division in the Ministry of Finance and Deputy Secretary-General (Operation) with the Ministry of Finance.
Tan Sri Azizan has attended all four (4) Board meetings held in the financial year. Tan Sri Azizan does not hold shares in the Company and is not related to any Director and/or major shareholders of the Company. He does not have any conflict of interest with the Company and has not been convicted of any offence within the past five (5) years.