Dato' Abdul Hamid Sh Mohamed, was appointed to the Board as an independent director on 10 August 2009. He is the Chairman of the Finance, Investment & Risk Committee and a member of the Audit Committee.
Dato' Abdul Hamid is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He started his career in the accounting firm Messrs Lim Ali & Co./Arthur Young, before moving on to merchant banking with Bumiputra Merchant Bankers Berhad. He later moved to the Amanah Capital Malaysia Berhad Group, an investment banking and finance group, where he led the corporate planning and finance functions until 1998, when he joined the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE), now known as Bursa Malaysia Berhad. During his five years with the KLSE, he led KLSE's acquisitions of KLOFFE, COMMEX and their merger to form MDEX, and the acquisition of MESDAQ. He also led KLSE's demutualisation exercise.
Dato' Abdul Hamid is currently an Executive Director of Symphony House Berhad and sits on the Boards of SILK Holdings Berhad, Kuwait Finance House Labuan Berhad, Scomi Engineering Bhd and Pos Malaysia Berhad.
Dato' Abdul Hamid does not hold any interests in the securities of the Company or its subsidiaries nor has he any family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of the Company nor any conflict of interest with the Company.