Cik Sharifah Sofia Syed Mokhtar Shah was appointed to the Board of MMC Corporation Berhad as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director on 28 May 2018.
Cik Sharifah Sofia graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Economics from University of York, United Kingdom (UK) and obtained a Master of Science in Development Management from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), UK. She was accorded the Duke of Edinburgh Award (Gold) and the York Award in recognition of her co-curricular commitments and extensive involvement in the Student Community at University of York, respectively.
Cik Sharifah Sofia served as a Congressional Intern in Washington DC, United States of America in 2013, a Summer Analyst in Morgan Stanley, Singapore in 2014 and an External Consultant to Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation from October 2015 to May 2016.
Cik Sharifah Sofia joined POS Malaysia Berhad (POS Malaysia) as a Special Officer to the Group Chief Executive Officer from January to October 2017. She also had a stint with Garmeen Bank, Bangladesh where she acquired greater understanding of microfinance and the operation of social businesses.
Cik Sharifah Sofia is a Director of Seaport Terminal (Johore) Sdn Bhd, a Major Shareholder of the Company. She currently sits on the Boards of Malakoff Corporation Berhad, Gas Malaysia Berhad, DRB-HICOM Berhad, POS Malaysia Berhad and several private limited companies. She is also the daughter of YBhg Tan Sri Dato' Seri Syed Mokhtar Shah Syed Nor, the Ultimate Major Shareholder of MMC Corporation Berhad.