Anwar Syahrin Abdul Ajib

Aged 44, Malaysian, Male
Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer
Member of Board Development Committee and ESOS Committee

Anwar Syahrin Abdul Ajib was appointed to the Board of UEM Sunrise on 1 September 2014 as Managing Director/Chief Executive

Anwar holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College, London and an MBA from University of Salford, United Kingdom. He is also a qualified chartered accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales as well as a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

Anwar was formerly the Group Chief Financial Officer at MMC Corporation Berhad, a position he assumed from June 2008. Anwar was also appointed Group Head, Ports & Logistics Division in January 2014 at MMC and was previously the Chief Financial Officer of the Port of Tanjung Pelepas from April 2006 to May 2008. He was formerly the co-owner and Managing Director of Business Associates Consulting Sdn. Bhd., a boutique strategy and management consulting firm based in Kuala Lumpur from 2003 to 2006. Prior to that, he was attached to Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Manchester in the United Kingdom from 1998 to 2002.

Anwar started his career with Shell Malaysia Trading Sdn. Bhd. in 1996 as a transport executive where he gained considerable experience in transport and logistics.

His directorships in other public companies include UEM Land Berhad, Sunrise Berhad and Horizon Hills Resort Berhad.