Tuan Syed Naqiz Shahabuddin Syed Abdul Jabbar, was appointed to the Board of MMC Corporation Berhad as an independent non-executive director on 16 July 2015 and is a member of the Nomination Committee.
Encik Syed Naqiz holds a LLB degree and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.
Encik Syed Naqiz is a Senior Partner at Naqiz & Partners. Having practiced law for more than 17 years, Encik Syed Naqiz has acquired in-depth knowledge not only on legal intricacies but has also gained a solid knowledge-base on various industries ranging from finance, power, construction, automotive, defense, IT, telecommunications, hospitality, retail, manufacturing, FMCG and shipping/ transport.
Encik Syed Naqiz also sits on the boards of BHP Petroleum Berhad, Yayasan Proton and the Kuala Lumpur Business Club. In addition, he is the major shareholder and director of Bud & Naq Holdings Sdn Bhd, which oversees the operations of several retail and wholesale brands in Malaysia.
Encik Syed Naqiz does not hold any interests in the securities of the Company or its subsidiaries nor has he any family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of the Company nor any conflict of interest with the Company.