Independent & Non-executive Director

  • Member of Board of Directors
  • Member of Audit & Risk Committee

    Dato’ Mohamed Nizam bin Abdul Razak is a Malaysian and he was appointed as a Non-executive Director on YHS Board at its Fifty-seventh Annual General Meeting held on 24 April 2013. He was last re-elected on 27 April 2018. Dato’ Nizam does not have any relationship (including familial) with fellow board members, the Company and/or its substantial shareholders or any of its principal subsidiaries.

    Dato’ Nizam was attached to Bumiputra Merchant Bankers Berhad from 1981 to 1984 and to PB Securities Sdn Bhd from 1984 to 1998. He was an independent and non-executive director of Yeo Hiap Seng (Malaysia) Berhad since 2002 until its privatisation on 11 January 2013. Dato’ Nizam presently sits on the board of Mamee-Double Decker (M) Sdn Bhd. He also serves on the board of several private limited companies engaged in a wide range of activities and is actively involved in several charitable foundations such as Noah Foundation, National Children Welfare Foundation, Yayasan Rahah, Yayasan Wah Seong and Yayasan Cemerlang. In March 2012, he was appointed Pro-Chancellor of Universiti Tun Abdul Razak and in July 2013, he was appointed Chancellor of Unitar International University. In November 2017, Dato’ Nizam was appointed Chairman of University Tun Abdul Razak Sdn Bhd.

    Dato’ Nizam graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Oxon) degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the Oxford University, United Kingdom.