Anwar Syahrin Abdul Ajib
Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer
Member of ESOS Committee
Anwar Syahrin Abdul Ajib was appointed to the Board of UEM Sunrise on 1 September 2014 as Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer.Anwar holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering Degree 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 January2014 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 and 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.