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Who We Are

UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd is a wholly-owned investment holding company of Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). Incorporated on 5 June 2007, UiTM Holdings presently manages 8 active subsidiaries with operations spanning across four business divisions namely, Energy, Healthcare, Technology and Creative.

UiTM Holdings acts as a link committed to transforming ideas into action, and income generation into wealth creation. UiTM Holdings is the gap-bridging entity mandated to fulfil the wealth creation for UiTM, to create investment opportunities and enhance the strategic positioning of our core businesses.

Our investment philosophy is to create an efficient way to achieve results and to guide the assessment and evaluation of any investment opportunities.

We are also guided by the need to continuously create a unique competitive advantage to exceed our stakeholders’ expectations by ensuring that there is a strong organisational alignment towards achieving our goals.

Our Vision

An active, strategic investor that creates optimum value and returns to stakeholders in achieving the 30% target UiTM’s operating cost requirement.

Our Mission

To seek and facilitate the commercialisation of niche areas within UiTM system into highly profitable businesses.

Our Objective

To create sustainable value and leverage on in-house expertise and assets in generating funds to make up for the reduction in government funding of the university’s operating costs.

Board Of Directors​

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

(Left - Right):

PROF DATO' DR RAHMAT MOHAMAD

MAZLAN HASHIM

Executive leadership

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP

(Left to Right):

NORZAIMAH MAAROF

ASSOC PROF RAHIDZAB TALIB

WAN NAZIFAH WAN ABDULLAH

DATO' CHAIRIL NAZRI AHMAD

  1. Best Green SRI Sukuk Award by The Asset 2019

  2. ISO 9001:2015; Approval Number(s): ISO 9001:00023485 – Provision of Patient Administration for Out-patient and In-patient Inclusive of Clinical and Nursing Care

  1. Sustainability Champion MARC League Table Awards 2018

  2. Excellence Award from Institute of Engineers & Technology 2018

dr anuar ariffin

Director

Dr Anuar Ariffin was appointed as Director to the Board of UiTM Holdings Sdn. Bhd on 1 July 2020. He has over 28 years of working experience in various areas of economics, finance, international trade theory and policies, market structure and public governance.

Dr Anuar is currently the Undersecretary of Public Asset Management Division at the Ministry of Finance (MOF), Malaysia. He also sits as a Board Member at Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) Sdn. Bhd. and Malaysia Airport Sdn. Bhd.

Dr Anuar began his career in 1992 as Assistant Director of Technology Development Unit at the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Malaysia. In 1995, he moved to the Incentive and Development Unit of MITI until 1999 and joined the Ministry of Primary Industries, Malaysia in 2001 as the Assistant Secretary of Timber Industry Division and a year later, he was appointed as the Principal Assistant Secretary of the International Affairs Division until 2003.

Dr Anuar joined the MOF in 2007 and his first portfolio with the Ministry was the Principle Assistant Secretary of the Economic Analysis and International Division. In 2008, he moved to the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) as Senior Program Coordinator and later as the Head of Cluster, Public Economics and Finance until 2016. Dr Anuar returned back to the MOF as Deputy Undersecretary of Fiscal and Economic Division. For two years, from November 2017 to October 2019, he served as a resident Executive Director (ED) representing the Government of Malaysia, in the Board of Directors of Asian Development Bank in Manila, the Philippines.

In the past, Dr Anuar served on the Board of Directors in several other institutions including Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, JKP Sdn. Bhd, Invest KL Corporation as well as the Alternate Member of the Board of Directors at the Multimedia Development Corporation.

Dr Anuar attained his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in International Economics from the Murdoch University, Western Australia in 2008. He also received Master of Business Administration in 2001 and Bachelor of Science in Resource Economics in 1986 from Universiti Putra Malaysia. In 1992, he obtained his Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Management from INTAN, Malaysia.

Dr Anuar is frequently invited as a guest speaker and he has written journal articles, theses, commissioned papers, and books on diverse economic issues.

dato' wan roshdi wan musa

Director

Dato’ Wan Roshdi Wan Musa has been appointed as Director to the Board of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 9 March 2018. He has over 30 years of working experience in areas of coporate finance and services, investment and risk management.

Dato’ Wan Roshdi has held several important positions during his career in Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB). He joined the Corporate Finance and Corporate Services Department in 1985 and led the department until 2003. He then transferred to Investment Division and headed the division as Chief Investment Officer of PNB. In 2014, he held the position as the Chief Risk Officer heading the Risk, Management, Performance & Portfolio Assessment Division and served in that position until his retirement in 2016.

During his tenure as an employee of PNB, Dato’ Wan Roshdi has served on the Board of Directors on several PNB investee companies such as Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad (“MIDF”), Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn. Bhd, Perodua Sales Sdn Bhd, Island & Peninsula Sdn Bhd and ValueCAP Sdn Bhd.

Dato’ Wan Roshdi holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from universities in the United States. He also holds a Diploma in Accountancy from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). He is a qualified Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and has held the Capital Markets Services Representative’s Licence.

PROF DATO' DR RAHMAT MOHAMAD

Interim Chairman

Prof Dato’ Dr Rahmat Mohamad was appointed board member of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 25 January 2019. He is currently the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Industry, Community and Alumni Network (ICAN) of Universiti Teknologi MARA (“UiTM”) and Chairman of Institut Sukan Negara (“ISN”). Prof Dato’ Dr Rahmat also sits as a member of the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) of the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization (“AALCO”). He was also the Secretary General of AALCO for two consecutive terms from 2008 – 2016.

Apart from his diplomatic role, Prof Dato’ Dr Rahmat has held various administrative positions and delivered lectures in many universities around the world. He has written many articles, papers, reports, book chapters and books on diverse topics on public international law. He also acted as Counsel Watching Brief for the State Government of Johor in the application for revision of Batu Puteh/Pedra Branca’s case of 2008 before the International Court of Justice (“ICJ”) at The Hague. He is currently being appointed as the Deputy Election Officer of International Union for Conservation of Nature (“IUCN”) for the year 2021.

Prof Dato’ Dr Rahmat has also served as the Dean of Faculty of Law in UiTM. He received his Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Law from UiTM and pursued his LL.M. (Commercial Laws) at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, in 1986. He attained his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at the University of Aberystwyth, United Kingdom in 2000.

MAZLAN HASHIM

Director

Tn Hj Mazlan Hashim was appointed as board member of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 1 July 2020.

He is currently the Bursar of Universiti Teknologi MARA (“UiTM”) and sits as a member of the University Executive Council (“MEU”).

Tn Hj Mazlan Hashim has more than 32 years of experience in Finance. He has been serving UiTM since 1988 in various capacities and at different departments and units namely Branch Campus, Finance Units, Trust Account, Budget, Procurement, Corporate Finance, Account and System. Tn Hj Mazlan holds a Bachelor of Accountancy and Master of Accountancy from UiTM.

khalil abd jabar

Director

Khalil Abd Jabar has been appointed as Director to the Board of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 1 July 2020. He has over 20 years of working experience in various industries including the oil and gas, manufacturing, financial services, FMCG, logistics, media, pharmaceutical, technology, automotive, chemical as well as aviation. Khalil also held several key management positions in several companies and has experienced working in countries including most of the West European countries, United States, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Russia and Malaysia.

Khalil is presently the Finance Director of Anambas Resort (PT. BBA Islands and Resort) and a PADI Diving Instructor. He was previously the Senior Vice President Group Chief Financial Officer of Tabuk Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing Co.; a generics pharmaceutical manufacturing company located in the Middle East.

Khalil began his career in 1991 at KPMG, United Kingdom as an Audit Assistant before being promoted as the Senior Manager of the Information Risk Management (IRM) Division. In 2002, Khalil moved to Karvela Consulting; a strategy and operational improvement consultancy company based in the United Kingdom, in which he acted as the Finance Director and led the IT Strategy & Governance Practice Division. In 2008, Khalil held the position of Director of ERP Advisory and Risk Management practice at KPMG Al Fozan & Al Sadhan, Saudi Arabia. Two years later, he provided advisory and consulting services on strategic directions, operational as well as financial improvements and performance to a local Saudi family business in Saudi Arabia. Upon completion of the project, Khalil joined Astra Industrial Group (AIG), Saudi Arabia as the Organisation Development Manager until 2012 when he joined Tabuk Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing Co.

Khalil is an Associate Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountant in England & Wales. He received his Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Business Studies from the University of Bristol and École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris, France and his Bachelor of Science in Accounting & Economics from the Southampton University, England.

mazlan hashim

Director

Mazlan Hashim has been appointed as Director to the Board of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 1st July 2020.

He is currently the Bursar of Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and sits as a member of the University Executive Council (MEU).

Mazlan Hashim has more than 32 years of experience in Finance. He has been serving UiTM since 1988 in various capacities and at different departments and units namely Branch Campus, Finance Units, Trust Account, Budget, Procurement, Corporate Finance, Account and System.

Mazlan Hashim holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree and Master of Accountancy from UiTM.

datuk (dr) aminar rashid salleh

Director

Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid Salleh has been appointed as Director to the Board of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 1 May 2019.

He is currently a Board Member of Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and a Non-Executive Chairman of MBM Resource Berhad. He also sits as Group Advisor of New Business Development at Ingress Corporation Berhad.

Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid began his career in 1982 as Project Engineer at Techart Sdn Bhd and left in 1992 as the Property and Maintenance Manager of Sri MARA Complex. He joined Utusan Melayu (M) Sdn Bhd in 1992 as Property and Purchasing Manager.

Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid held many senior roles in UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd including Manager of Property and Facilities (1992 – 1996), General Manager of Human Resource and Administration (1996 – 2001), Director of Human Capital Group (2001 – 2003), Executive Director of Sales Group (2004 – 2005), Executive Director of Strategic Planning Group (2006) and subsequently the Executive Director of Strategic Marketing Group (2007 – 2009).

In 2009, Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid served as the Managing Director of Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd (PERODUA) and consequently appointed as President & Chief Executive Officer in 2013. He held in the position until 2018.

Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid won several awards, among others “The Most Eminent Brand Icon Leadership Award” by Brand Laureate, “Business Person of The Year Award” by Asian Academy of Management of Universiti Sains Malaysia”, “Automotive Man of The Year Award 2017” by Malaysia Automotive Institute, “Car of the Year Award” by New Straits Times & Maybank, “Tokoh Sukan UiTM 2012”, and “Tokoh ALUMNI UiTM 2013” by Universiti Teknologi MARA.

Datuk (Dr) Aminar Rashid holds a Diploma and a Degree in Civil Engineering from Universiti Teknologi MARA. He obtained his Executive Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom. He has also attended Management Development Program (MDP) at University of Michigan, USA.

datuk md zubir ansori yahAya

Datuk Md Zubir Ansori Yahaya has been appointed as Chairman of the Board of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 1 May 2019. He has over 35 years of experience in strategic finance and management from various sectors including financial services, aviation, transportation and air cargo logistics, information and communications technology (ICT), trading and also corporate consultancy.

Datuk Md Zubir Ansori is currently a Board Member of Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PNS), Focus Point Holdings Berhad and MyFranchise Sdn Bhd. He also sits on the Global Technology Funds
Evaluation Committee of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) and Corporate Advisor to University Malaya Centre of Innovation and Commercialization (UMCIC).

Before joining UiTM Holdings, Datuk Md Zubir Ansori has served as a Board Member of Seacera Holdings Berhad, MyCreative Ventures Bhd and Malaysia Debt Ventures Bhd (MDV) clients such as P1 Sdn Bhd, Aquawalk Sdn Bhd, Commerce dot Com Sdn Bhd and Platinum Nanochem Sdn Bhd.

Datuk Md Zubir Ansori has actively involved in several other associations in various capacities including Executive Member of Local Advisory Panel of MSC Malaysia, Funding and Enabler Sub-Committee of Biotech Corporation, NEF Advisory Committee and Executive Council MyLab Project for the Ministry of Education.

Datuk Md Zubir Ansori is a Chartered Accountant (M) and holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Hons) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). He also holds a Certificate of Banking and Managerial Process from the Asian Institute of Management (AIM), Manila.

dato' azmi mohd ali

Director

Dato’ Azmi Mohd Ali has been appointed as Director to the Board of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 9 March 2018. He has over 30 years of experience in corporate and commercial law, M&As, project management, energy as well as oil and gas. His skills and abilities have been recognised by various international publications, including Asia Law Profiles, Asia Legal Business and Legal 500.

As the founder and Senior Partner of Azmi & Associates since 2000, he has represented various companies in cross-border transactions involving companies from overseas such as the United Kingdom, United States of America, Germany, France, Japan, Hong Kong, Switzerland and Australia. Before founding Azmi & Associates, he worked with Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) as a company legal counsel for over 6 years.

Dato’ Azmi currently sits on the Board of Directors of various organisations including S P Setia Berhad, the Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia (CLG), Worldwide Holdings Berhad, PNB Commercial Sdn Berhad and Terralex (the world’s second-largest law Independent Network). He is also a Member of Bursa Malaysia Appeals Committee.

Dato’ Azmi has also served as a Non-Executive Director for Sime Darby Berhad, Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad, CCM Duopharma Biotech Berhad, CLIQ Energy Berhad and Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PNS).

Dato’ Azmi holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree with honours from University of Malaya and Masters Degree (LLM) in the United States and International Business Law from Suffolk University, Boston.

Mohd Nizam Rahmat

Chief Executive Officer of UiTM Art & Design Sdn Bhd

From Advertising to Fine Arts and the business of commercial gallery, Mohd Nizam Rahmat was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of UiTM Art & Design Sdn Bhd (Segaris Art Center), a subsidiary of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd in December 2016. He has over 25 years of experience in the field of art and design and has served in various local and advertising agencies. He is also a practising fine artist who has exhibited in local, regional and international exhibitions.

Nizam is an award-winning designer who used to head the Art Management department in Galeri PETRONAS prior to heading and managing Segaris Art Center. He holds a Master’s Degree in Art and Design (Fine Arts and Technology) and Bachelor of Art and Design (Graphic Design) from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).

Azhar Abu Bakar

Director of Technology Division and Chief Executive Officer of AKARI Software Asia Pacific and MYREN Network Sdn Bhd

Azhar Abu Bakar was appointed as Director of Technology Division of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd in May 2019. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of AKARI Software Asia Pacific and MyREN Network Sdn Bhd, both subsidiaries of UiTM Holdings. His career spanned over 27 years with experience in local and international organisations across the industries of Oil & Gas and Information & Communication Technology (ICT) involving Marketing, Business Development, Project Management, Consulting as well as Operations which primary focus on Information Technology.

Prior to joining UiTM Holdings, he was the Chief Technology Officer of Skainom Private Limited; a Health-Technology start-up based in Singapore. He has also served in several other IT companies including as CEO, Director or Chief Technology Officer at Konsortium Multimedia Swasta Sdn Bhd (KOMMS), Cyber Security Assurance of International Multilateral Partnership Against Cyber Threats (IMPACT), and Malaysian Government Security Operations Centre (MyGSOC). He started his career in the oil and gas industry with several outfits within Shell Group of Companies as a Marketing and Product Development Specialist.

Azhar holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Hons) from the Institute of Science & Technology, University of Manchester, United Kingdom. He is also a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP).

Noor Mohd Hazeem Halin

Group Chief Corporate Development Officer

Noor Mohd Hazeem Halin was appointed as Group Chief Corporate Development Officer of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd in October 2019. He has over 23 years working experience in the field of finance and operations across various industries including Retail, Information Technology, Aerospace, Construction and Finance/Banking. Part of his portfolio includes Strategy, Planning and Transactions, Business Valuation and Development, Investment and Divestment, Asset Disposal as well as Mergers and Acquisitions.

Before helming the role of Group Chief Corporate Development Officer in UiTM Holdings, he was the head of department. Prior to joining the Group, he leads the corporate strategy and corporate planning functions in Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad (CCM), where he assisted the functional director (Group Corporate Development Unit) in developing and managing the Group’s short, medium and long-term strategic plans. He is an accomplished enabler and has a proven track record in initiating and managing company-wide transformation campaigns, where he was instrumental in revitalizing the Group’s corporate planning processes, vis-à-vis establishing and implementing a standardized process in developing the Group’s 3-year Operating Plan, Capital Expenditure (CAPEX) Acquisition process and KPI tracking and management process. During his stint with CCM, he has led and managed various project covering multiple areas with differing intricacies such as detailed due diligence, industry research and analysis, project management, corporate finance, business valuation and mergers and acquisition. Other companies which he has served include Sapura Thales Electronics Sdn Bhd, Mentari Muara Sdn Bhd, and Al-Rajhi Banking & Investment Corp Bhd. He holds a Diploma and a Bachelor of Accountancy (Hons) from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).

Noor Erni Surya Noordin

Group Chief Financial Officer

Noor Erni Surya Noordin was appointed as Group Chief Financial Officer of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd in January 2019. With more than 27 years of working experience in local and international organisations, with a solid background in strategic finance, she, provides guidance to support the business objectives and oversees all aspects of Accounting, Human Resources, Information Technology and Board Secretariat.

Prior to UiTM Holdings, Noor Erni Surya served as the Executive Director of Finance & Administration at the International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) from 2012 until 2017. She was also the Director of Finance & Administration for 9 years ar the Islamic Financial Services Board. Other companies which she has been part of include Pos Malaysia Berhad and G-Two Corporation where she served as Assistant Accounts Manager.

Noor Erni Surya, Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accounting, is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants and holds a Master of Science in Professional Accountancy from the University of London, United Kingdom as well as Bachelor of Accountancy from the International Islamic University Malaysia.

Norzaimah Maarof

Group Chief Executive Officer

Norzaimah Maarof was appointed as Group Chief Executive Officer of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd in September 2018. She also sits on all Boards of the Company’s subsidiaries. Her 27 years career spans various industries including Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Agri-commodities, Plantation and High Technology. She has held top and key management positions within local public listed companies, GLCs and MNC companies based in the UK and USA.

Norzaimah started her career in 1994 in the Corporate Department of General Lumber Fabricators & Builders Bhd. where she has involved with multiple corporate exercises including IPO, right issues and mergers and acquisitions.

In 2000, she moved to Philips Malaysia Sdn Bhd as Senior Legal Counsel before joining Pfizer Malaysia Sdn Bhd where she was first appointed as Director of Legal Affairs for Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei. It was during her term with Pfizer that she was seconded to New York to oversee the implementation of the global investment  of one of Pfizer’s Business Units. Following the secondment, she was appointed as Legal Director for Pfizer Asia Research and Development headquartered in Shanghai, China. Norzaimah left Pfizer in 2009 to join Felda Global Ventures Holdings Berhad as its first Chief Counsel.

In 2014, Norzaimah took a different turn when she joined Chemical Company Berhad (CCM) as Chief Business Development Officer of the Pharmaceuticals Division. Shortly thereafter, she was appointed as Director of Group Corporate Development in which she led strategic planning and business development initiatives. In addition, she headed the risk management team in which she reported to the Board Risk Management Committee.

Norzaimah did her A-Levels studies at Berkhamsted School for Girls, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom (UK). She obtained LLB (Honours) Bachelor of Laws from University of Southampton (UK) and attended the Barrister Vocational Training at South Bank University, London. She attended Pfizer Legal Leadership Series at New York University, Stern, New York, USA in 2004. She is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia (ICDM), Institute of Enterprise Risk Practitioners and Barrister-at-Law, Inner Temple, Bar of England & Wales.

Associate Professor Rahidzab Talib

Group Chief Technology Officer

Associate Professor Rahidzab Talib was appointed as Group Chief Technology Officer of Group Technology Services of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd on 1st May 2019. He has served for over 8 years in the management of Information Technology (IT) in Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and held various roles including Director of Information Technology Office and Chairman of IT Technical Committee.

Assoc Prof Rahidzab is currently Associate Professor of Computer Engineering at the School of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering of UiTM and has been seconded to UiTM Holdings since 2015. Prior to joining UiTM Holdings as the Group Technology Officer, Assoc Prof Rahidzab was the first Chief Executive Officer of AKARI Software Asia Pacific Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of UiTM Holdings.  He is also active in advisory roles as a member of the IT Technical Committee, IT Steering Committee to the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Higher Education.

Assoc Prof Rahidzab holds a Bachelor as well as Master of Science in Mathematics from Emporia State University, Kansas, United States.

Wan Nazifah Wan Abdullah

Chief Executive Officer of UiTM Private Healthcare Sdn Bhd

Wan Nazifah Wan Abdullah was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of UiTM Private Healthcare Sdn Bhd (UPHSB), a subsidiary of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd in December 2019. She has over 20 years of working experience in a management roles across various sectors including Banking, Transportation & Logistics and Healthcare.

Prior to joining UPHSB, Wan Nazifah was the CEO of Kota Bharu Medical Centre Sdn Bhd (KBMC) for 13 years. Before she gradually took the leading role, she served as the General Manager of Business and Operations Division of KBMC.

Wan Nazifah obtained her Master in Business Administration from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and Bachelor of Business Administration (Majoring in Finance) from the International Islamic University Malaysia.

Dato' Chairil Nazri Ahmad

Director of Energy Division and Chief Executive Officer of UiTM Energy & Facilities Sdn Bhd

Dato’ Chairil Nazri Ahmad was appointed as Director of Energy Division of UiTM Holdings Sdn Bhd in June 2017. With myriad experiences for more than 27 years in multiple industries, he has delved into Renewable Energy, Oil & Gas, Integrated Logistics, IT & Telecommunications, Biotechnology and Agro-Business within his capacity as auditor, management consultant, senior executive and entrepreneur. Due to his vast experience, he spearheads UiTM Energy & Facilities Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of UiTM Holdings as Chief Executive Officer. 

He also sits as a Director of UiTM Solar Power Sdn Bhd, UiTM Solar Power Dua due to prior to his tenure in UiTM Holdings, Dato’ Chairil co-founded and was a pioneer shareholder of Solar System & Power Sdn Bhd, Stellagen Sdn Bhd and URRMA Asia Sdn Bhd; companies which are involved in the business of Renewable Energy, Agro-biotech and Medical Biotech, respectively. He has also performed managerial, analyst and auditor duties at Accenture, Modular Corporation Berhad, TIME Quantum Technology and Coopers & Lybrand.

Dato’ Chairil is an accountant by profession with ICAEW-ACA accreditation who gained his training in Accounting & Financial Analysis at University of Newcastle, United Kingdom. He is also a participant of Bio-Entrepreneurship Executive Program at the University of California Berkeley and University of California San Francisco.