Former Bank Negara Malaysia governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz has been appointed as Sime Darby Property Bhd’s new chairman, effective today.
Presently the Group Chairman of Permodalan National Bhd (PNB), 70-year-old Zeti succeeded Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar who resigned from the board on June 30, 2018.
She also serves as a member of the Council of Eminent Persons.
In a statement, Sime Darby Property Group Managing Director Amrin Awaluddin said Zeti’s presence reaffirmed PNB’s commitment to the former and its transformation journey.
“We look forward to work under the chairmanship of Tan Sri Dr Zeti in moving the company forward and to deliver value to our stakeholders,” Sime Darby Property Group Managing Director Amrin Awaluddin said in a statement.
The company also appointed Datin Norazah Mohamed Razali as the new chairman of the nomination and numeration committee, replacing Datuk Rohana Mahmood who resigned from the board on June 30, 2018