Independent Non-Executive Director
Malaysian | Age 55, Male
Term of Office
- Director of Protasco Berhad since 16 December 2014
- Chairman of Board Risk Management Committee
- A member of the Audit Committee
Education & Qualification
- Master of Business Administration from Deakin University, Australia, 2004
- Bachelor of Economics (with specialisation in accounting), Australian National University, 1985
- Graduate Diploma in Accounting, Australian National University, 1986
- Chartered Accountant (Malaysia) with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants
- Fellow of CPA Australia
Skills & Experience
Suhaimi possess invaluable experience and skills in corporate finance, corporate restructuring, risk management, turnaround management, cross border investments in South East Asia, mergers & acquisitions and strategic management and regularly provides consultancies to companies.
He started his career with HRM Arthur Andersen Chartered Accountants in the audit and financial consulting department. He was then appointed as Group Financial Controller, Group General Manager and finally as Group Executive Director for a Malaysian conglomerate whose activities included property development, transportation, insurance and banking, plantation, construction, manufacturing and investment holdings.
He then went on to run his own business and has been involved in various start-ups covering diverse areas including education, international trading, agriculture, manufacturing, mining and private equity. He was also a Special Administrator for Danaharta, regularly advises various companies in areas of corporate finance, corporate restructuring, risk management, turnaround management, cross border investments in South East Asia, mergers and acquisitions and strategic management and leadership.
He has held various board directorships in public listed companies as well as licensed financial institutions. Among the companies in which he was a board member were MEMS Technology Berhad as Chairman of the Board, Petra Energy Berhad, Credit Corporation (M) Berhad, MIMB Investment Bank Berhad, Gadek Capital Berhad, SPK-Sentosa Corporation Berhad, Intrakota Consolidated Berhad, eB Capital Berhad and SJ Kumpulan Berhad. He was also an Executive Director with Ferrier Hodgson MH and Baker Tilly MH.
Other Public Company Directorship & Offices