Ungku Suseelawati Ungku Omar

Aged 59, Malaysian, Female
Independent Non-Executive Director
Chairperson 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, SouthEast Asia of Nawawi Tie Leung Group (formerly known as DTZ Nawawi Tie Leung Group). She was one of the three Malaysian founding shareholders of Nawawi Tie Leung Group in partnership with an international property advisory group. She was the Country Head of Nawawi Tie Leung Group 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 operations of shopping centres.

Ungku Suseelawati is Vice-Chairman 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 ICSC research programmes. She was recently appointed on the ICSC Asia-Pacific Advisory Board. She was previously a Director of Suria KLCC Sdn. Bhd. and a Retail Council member of PROSPER Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Berhad.