Director-Ungku

Ungku Suseelawati Ungku Omar
Independent Non-Executive Director
Chairman of Nominations & Remuneration Committee
Member of ESOS Committee

Ungku Suseelawati Ungku Omar was appointed to the Board of UEM Sunrise on 19 March 2013. She graduated with a B.Sc Honours in Marketing from the University of Lancaster, United Kingdom.

Ungku Suseelawati is the Executive Director & Regional Head, Retail, South East Asia of DTZ Debenham Tie Leung (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (“DTZ”). She was one of the three Malaysian founding shareholders of DTZ in partnership with an international property advisory group. She was the Country Head of DTZ from inception of the company until September 2012 where her key role was to grow and develop the Malaysian business by building on the strengths and resources of both the local and the international group and to provide seamless cross border services to its global clients. She is now responsible for the retail business both locally and regionally and her role is to provide strategic advice to developers and retailers on positioning, retail concept, planning and leasing and operations of shopping centres.

Ungku Suseelawati is a member of the Asia Pacific Research Council, International Council of Shopping Centers (“ICSC”) and a recipient of its Gold Medallion Award 2015 for Research, being one of the 10 global recipients from North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America who have demonstrated significant commitment and contribution to the ICSE research programmes. She was previously a Director of Suria KLCC Sdn Bhd and a Retail Council member of PROSPER Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Berhad.