Mohd Auzir Mohd Tahir
Chief Executive Officer, Cahaya Jauhar Sdn Bhd

Mohd Auzir Mohd Tahir, 58, a Malaysian male, joined the UEM Group on 1 September 1988 as a Civil Engineer and was later promoted to his current position as Chief Executive Officer in Cahaya Jauhar Sdn Bhd (“CJSB”) in January 2005. CJSB is a joint venture company between UEM Land Berhad (a wholly owned subsidiary of UEM Sunrise), the State Government of Johor Darul Ta’zim and the State Secretary Johore (Incorporation) for the development and facilities management of Kota Iskandar, the state administrative centre in Iskandar Puteri which won the FIABCI Malaysia Property Award 2010 and FIABCI Prix d’Excellence 2011 runner-up.

He previously served in different capacities for various companies within the UEM Group of Companies, including Pengurusan Lebuhraya Berhad, Renong Overseas Corporation Sdn Bhd, Rocpoint (Pty) Limited, Bandar Nusajaya Development Sdn Bhd and UEM Land Berhad. He has been involved in the implementation of a number of major projects within the UEM Group among which includes the North-South Expressway, KL International Airport in Sepang, PUTRA Light Rail Transit, Bukit Jalil National Sports Complex, Malaysia – Singapore Second Crossing Bridge and Expressway, Tanjong Tokong Land Reclamation, Noi Bai Industrial Zone Development in Hanoi, Vietnam and Point Waterfront Development in Durban, South Africa. Whilst at Bandar Nusajaya Development Sdn Bhd, he was responsible for revisiting the Development Masterplan for Iskandar Puteri resulting in the identification of the various catalyst developments.

He holds a Second Class Upper (Honours) Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Wales, Cardiff, United Kingdom where he graduated in 1982.