Dato’ Izzaddin Idris
Aged 54, Malaysian, Male
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Chairman of Board Development Committee
Member of Board Tender Committee and ESOS Committee
Dato’ Izzaddin was appointed to the Board of UEM Sunrise on 7 July 2009 as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (First Class Honours in Finance) from University of New South Wales, Australia and is a Fellow of Chartered Public Accountants Australia and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. Dato’ Izzaddin is currently the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of UEM Group, the holding company of UEM Sunrise.
Dato’ Izzaddin has over 20 years of experience in the fields of investment banking, financial and general management having served in various senior positions at Malaysian International Merchant Bankers Berhad, Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad and Southern Bank Berhad. Before his current position, he was the Chief Financial Officer/ Senior Vice President (Group Finance) of Tenaga Nasional Berhad, a position he held from September 2004 to June 2009.
He currently sits on the Boards of UEM Group and several UEM Group of Companies including UEM Edgenta Berhad, PLUS Malaysia Berhad, PLUS Expressways International Berhad, Projek Lebuhraya Usahasama Berhad, Cement Industries of Malaysia Berhad, Opus Group Berhad, UEM Builders Berhad, UEM Suria Berhad, PT Lintas Marga Sedaya in Indonesia and India’s Uniquest Infra Ventures Private Limited.
He is a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Axiata Group Berhad, one of the leading telecommunications groups in Asia.
In addition, Dato’ Izzaddin is a member of the Board of Trustees of Yayasan UEM, a non-profit foundation that supports the implementation of UEM Group’s corporate responsibility initiatives and philanthropic activities, as well as a Director of Yayasan Putra Business School, a non-profit organisation that aims to become a home-grown globally recognised Business School.