Change In Boardroom
Back Mar 16, 2011
Date of change
|Type of change||Appointment|
|Directorate||Independent & Non Executive|
|Name||Mohd Omar Bin Mustapha|
|Qualifications||BA (Hons) and MA Degrees in Politics, Philosophy and Economics, University of Oxford, England. He has attended advanced leadership studies at the Harvard Kennedy School
|Working experience and occupation||He co–founded Ethos & Company in June 2002. He led Ethos as Managing Partner from 2002 to 2010, and became Chairman of the firm in January 2011.
As Managing Partner, he provided the overall stewardship for the partnership group and associates, and guides the thought leadership and client development agenda of the firm. In 2004, he took a sabbatical from Ethos to serve as Special Assistant to Deputy Prime Minister Dato Sri Najib Tun Razak for economic, corporate sector and foreign policy issues. He re–joined Ethos as Managing Partner in 2006 upon the untimely passing of his partner and co–founder Dr. Liew Boon Horng. In 2007, he co–founded
Ethos Capital, a Malaysian–based private equity firm focused on providing equity capital and management support to growth companies in Southeast Asia.
He has significant experience in the Malaysian and international corporate and government sectors, where he has engaged with and advised top–level decision–makers on issues of business strategy, public policy and regulatory engagement, corporate governance and leadership, performance and talent management. Prior to establishing Ethos, he was a consultant with McKinsey & Company based in
Kuala Lumpur and London. He has served multinational clients in the telecoms, energy, media, retail, banking and government sectors in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Western Europe. He started his career as a Corporate Planning Manager with Petronas and subsequently as a Vice President with the Multimedia Development Corporation.
He is a member of the National Economic Council chaired by the Prime Minister. He was elected by the World Economic Forum as a 2007 Young Global Leader and is a 2008
Eisenhower Fellow. He is a founder of the Young Leaders Programme of the World Islamic Economic Forum.
|Directorship of public companies (if any)||1. Petroliam Nasional Berhad
2. Symphony House Berhad
|Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer||Nil|
|Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer||Nil|
|Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries||Nil|
|Company Name||AIRASIA BERHAD|
|Date Announced||16 Mar 2011|
|Category||Change in Boardroom|