Dato’ Izzaddin Idris
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Member of Board Tender Committee and ESOS Committee
Dato’ Izzaddin was appointed to the Board of UEM Sunrise Berhad (“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 (CPA) Australia and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).
He is currently the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of UEM Group Berhad, the holding company of UEM Sunrise, and is also the Non-Executive Deputy Chairman of PLUS Expressways International Berhad.
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.
Dato’ Izzaddin currently sits on the Boards of UEM Group Berhad and several UEM Group of Companies including UEM Sunrise Berhad, UEM Edgenta Berhad, PLUS Malaysia Berhad, Cement Industries of Malaysia Berhad, PT Lintas Marga Sedaya in Indonesia and India’s Uniquest Infra Ventures Private Limited. He is also a Board member of Axiata Group Berhad, one of the leading telecommunications group 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 Berhad’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.