Chief Financial Officer
Prior to that, he spent 19 years in the semiconductor industry with companies like Spansion, On Semiconductors and Motorola in various senior positions in finance, eight of which was in a corporate office in Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America. He has extensive and diversified experience in statutory financial requirements, financial strategy, planning and analysis, cost reduction strategy, performance and profit improvement in various industries ranging from manufacturing, information technology, supply chain and business operations.
Azhar graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance and Corporate Investment) from University of North Texas, Denton, United States of America in May 1990 and obtained a Master in Business Administration from Arizona State University in Chandler, Arizona, United States of America in December 2007.
Azhar is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, United Kingdom as well as Malaysian Institute of Accountants.