ABU TALIB ABDUL RAHMAN

Independent/Non-Executive Director


ABU TALIB ABDUL RAHMAN, aged 64, was appointed to our Board as Independent Non-Executive Director on 1 December 2015.

BOARD OF COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS

  • Audit Committee (Member)
  • Nominating And Remuneration Committee (Member)
  • Governance And Risk Management Committee (Member)

QUALIFICATION

  • Bachelor of Law (Honours) degree from University of London
  • Certificate of Legal Practice from Lembaga Kelayakan Malaysia

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Abu Talib Abdul Rahman started his career as a banker with Bank Pertanian Malaysia. He then moved to work in a merchant bank before harnessing further experience with a commercial bank, Bank Bumiputera Malaysia Berhad from 1981 up to 1985. During his tenure at Bank Bumiputera Malaysia Berhad, he was also entrusted to supervise the construction of UMNO building and Putra World Trade Centre which began in 1981 until its completion in 1984. From 1986 to 1991, he worked as partner of other legal firms before establishing Messrs Abu Talib Shahrom (formerly known as Messrs Abu Talib Shahrom Khamil & Zahari) (“ATS”). Being a founding partner of ATS, his area of legal expertise encompasses corporate law, corporate secretarial, corporate finance and banking, commercial contracts, construction and private finance initiative projects with the Government of Malaysia. As of 1 January 2017, he has retired as a partner of ATS, after assuming his position as the Managing Director of Sumatec Resources Berhad.

DIRECTORSHIPS IN OTHER PUBLIC COMPANIES

  • Senai-Desaru Expressway Berhad
  • Sumatec Resources Berhad