Full name: Tan Sri Samsudin Osman Date of Birth: 3 March 1947 Affiliations: Chairman of Mahathir Science Award Foundation Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman of Sime Darby Berhad Pro Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Terengganu Latest Biography: Tan Sri Samsudin holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree and a Diploma in Public Administration from the University of Malaya,…

Name: Professor Datuk Dr. Asma Ismail, FASc Date of Birth: 15 June 1958 Affiliations: President of the Academy of Sciences, Malaysia Latest Biography: Professor Datuk Dr. Asma Ismailwas the first female Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) and Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), making her the first woman to be appointed twice as the VC of…

Full name: Professor Emeritus Tan Sri Dr Omar Abdul Rahman Date of Birth: 9 November 1932 Affiliations: Fellow of Academy of Sciences, Malaysia Latest Biography: Tan Sri Datuk Dr Omar bin Abdul Rahman obtained his Veterinary Science Certificate from Sydney University, Australia (1958) and his PhD from Cambridge University, UK (1966). He started his professional…

Full name: Tan Sri Dato’ lr Dr Hj Ahmad Zaidee Laidin, FASc Date of Birth: – Affiliations: President of Malaysia Board of Technologists (MBOT)  Latest Biography: Tan Sri Dato’ lr Dr Hj Ahmad Zaidee Laidin was appointed by the Prime Minister of Malaysia to the 2000 National Economic Advisory Council (MAPEN 2) while serving as…

Full name: Datuk Dr Abdul Aziz Sheikh Ab. Kadir, FASc Date of Birth: – Affiliations: Secretary-General of International Rubber Research Development Board Latest Biography: Dr Abdul Aziz S.A. Kadir is the Secretary-General of International Rubber Research Development Board. He has spent more than 35 years in the Natural Rubber industry, having served the Rubber Research…

Full name: Tan Sri Dr. Ir. Ahmad Tajuddin Ali, FASc Date of Birth: 7 August 1948 Affiliations: Chairman of UEM Group Berhad, UEM Sunrise Berhad, PLUS Expressways International Berhad, Linde Malaysia Holdings Berhad, Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) and SIRIM Berhad (Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia) Latest Biography: Tan Sri Dr Ahmad Tajuddin…

Full name:   Academician Professor Emerita Datuk Dr Mazlan Othman FASc Date of Birth:   11 Dec 1951 Affiliations:   Director of ISC- ROAP (International Science Council-Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific)  Latest Biography: Mazlan Othman was educated in Malaysia and received her PhD in Astrophysics at the University of Otago, New Zealand. On…

Full name: Julian Charles Roland Hunt Date of Birth: Sept5, 1941 Affiliations:  Visiting Professor Malaysian Commonwealth Studies Centre Cambridge Latest Biography: Professor Hunt’s current position is visiting fellow at the Malaysian Commonwealth Studies Centre , University of Cambridge, and is a Fellow of Trinity College Cambridge.. He is emeritus  Professor of Climate Modelling in the…

Full name:   Datuk Kamarudin Bin Meranun Date of Birth:   – Affiliations:   Executive Chairman, AirAsia Berhad Group CEO, AirAsia X Berhad Non-Independent Non-Executive Director for Tune Ins Holdings Berhad Latest Biography: Datuk Kamarudin Bin Meranun is the co-founder of AirAsia Group. Together with his business partner and long-time friend, Tony Fernandes, they acquired…

Full name: Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. R.V. Navaratnam Date of Birth: January 1935 Affiliations: Corporate Advisor with Sunway Group. Board of Directors of the Asian Strategy and Leadership Institute (ASLI) Board of Trustees of Jeffrey Cheah Foundation Latest Biography: Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Ramon V. Navaratnam was educated at the Victoria Institution in Kuala Lumpur…