PETALING JAYA: Plus Malaysia Bhd has announced the appointment of Datuk Mohamad Nasir Ab Latif (pix) as its chairman effective June 27, 2019.
Nasir succeeds Tan Sri Mohd Sheriff Mohd Kassim who has opted to retire with effect from June 27, 2019, after almost 17 years of leading the Plus group.
Nasir, who serves on the board of director since Dec 31, 2013, began his career with the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) in 1982 and has held several positions before being promoted to EPF deputy CEO (investment) of EPF.
He is currently a board member of Sime Darby Plantation Bhd, Malaysian Resources Corp Bhd, Yinson Holdings Bhd, BBCC Development Sdn Bhd, Yarra Park City Pty Ltd., PNB-Kwasa International Holding Limited, PNB-Kwasa International 1 Limited and PNB-Kwasa International 2 Limited.
Nasir graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science (Economics) from Universiti Sains Malaysia and obtained a Certified Diploma in Accounting and Finance from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in 1996. He also holds a Master of Science in Investment Analysis from the University of Stirling, UK (1999).
Sheriff was a former chairman of Plus Expressways International Bhd before being appointed chairman of the Plus group on Feb 24, 2012.
“Throughout the period, Sheriff has led and drive the Plus group to become a high performing organisation and remains as the best in class highway concessionaire nationally and internationally. A charismatic leader in every sense of the word, he is always committed to drive the organisation forward,” said Plus managing director Datuk Azman Ismail.
Source: The Sun Daily