Board of Directors


Dato’ Syed Mohamad bin Syed Murtaza

Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Chairman of Nomination and Remuneration Committee

Dato' Syed Mohamad bin Syed Murtaza has more than 40 years' experience in the business, corporate and entrepreneurial sectors. After completing his education at the Penang Free School, he joined Kah Motors and was subsequently appointed to key positions in various business
and non-business organisations, both locally and internationally. He had also served multinational companies such as Shell Malaysia and was Chairman of the Penang Port Commission. He is highly experienced in a diverse range of businesses, from automotive and manufacturing to exports, trading, property as well as oil and gas.

Dato' Syed Mohamad is the Director of Armstrong Auto Parts Sdn. Bhd. He also heads Penang Tourist Centre Berhad, MITTAS Berhad, Advisor at Motorcycle, Scooter Assembly & Distributor Association of Malaysia and the Managing Director at Usains Group of companies. He was the President of the Federation of Asian Motorcycle Industries and the International Motorcycle Manufacturers Association.

His current directorships are in PROTON Holdings Berhad and several private limited companies. He is also the Executive Chairman of Master-Pack Group Berhad and sits on the Boards of Yayasan Bumiputra Pulau Pinang Berhad, Boon Siew Credit Berhad, Tourism Enterpreneur Centre Berhad, PBA Holdings Berhad, Globetronics Technology Berhad as well as several private limited companies. In addition, he has held many appointments at state and national levels.

Dato' Syed Mohamad does not have any family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of the Company. He has had no convictions for offences within the past ten (10) years.