Dato’ Sohaimi, a Malaysian aged 45, is our Group Vice Chairman.
He is currently the Chairman of Pelaburan MARA Berhad (since 2013), Kraftangan Malaysia Berhad (since 2011), Kolej Poly-Tech MARA Bhd (since 2010), and KBB Resources Bhd (since October 3, 2013).
Dato’ Sohaimi is also a Director of KUB Malaysia Berhad (since August 5, 2013), The National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (“FINAS”) and Marditech Corporation Sdn Bhd.
He is also actively involved in various Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s). Dato’ Sohaimi is currently serving as Chairman of ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs’ Secretariat and PERDASAMA MUDA Malaysia. He is also an Entrepreneur Speaker for the National Institute of Entrepreneurship (“INSKEN”) under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) and the Malaysian Entrepreneurship Development Center (“MEDEC”).
He is also active in politics, having won an election in 2013 to the highest Supreme Council of the United Malay National Organization (UMNO), the party currently governing Malaysia.
Dato’ Sohaimi holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from West Coast Institute of Technology & Management, Perth, Australia; a Master’s Degree in Corporate Communications from Universiti Putra Malaysia; and a Bachelor in Business Administration from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.