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. He is a member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee.
Tuan Syed Naqiz holds an LLB Degree and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.
Tuan Syed Naqiz is a Senior Partner at Naqiz & Partners. Having practiced law for more than twenty years, he 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, defence, information technology, telecommunications, hospitality, retail, manufacturing, fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) and shipping/transport.
Tuan Syed Naqiz also sits on the Boards of Yayasan Proton, UOB Asset Management (M) Berhad, UOB Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur Business Club and Bumiputra Retailers Organisation.
He is also the Major Shareholder and Director of Bud & Naq Holdings Sdn Bhd, which oversees the operations of several retail and wholesale brands in Malaysia.