Ex Officio

Jamaliah Wan Chik

Head, Human Capital Division

Jamaliah Wan Chik, aged 59, female, a Malaysian, is the Head of Human Capital Division of the Company. She holds a Master of Science in Human Resource Management from University of Lincoln, UK in 2002.
She started her career in 1986 as Human Resource and Admin Executive in Buchel Vehicle (M) Sdn Bhd. In 1988, she joined Sime Darby Berhad as Manager, Human Resource and Administration and thereafter moved to Permodalan Nasional Berhad as Manager, Corporate Human Resource and Administration in 1992. In 1997, she joined UEM Builders Berhad Group as Head, Human Resource and Administration and later moved to Opus Group Berhad in August 2010. She was responsible for the succession planning, manpower planning and employment for the Company and provide guidance to the Human Resource representatives assigned to operational sites.
Prior to joining Malakoff in February 2017, she was with Eversendai Corporation Berhad since September 2014 as Group Head, Human Resource and Administration. She was responsible for the management of the full spectrum of Human Resource and Administration function for the Group in Malaysia, Singapore, India and Middle Eastern countries. During this period, she managed to complete the SOP for Human Resources for the Group and implemented talent management as well as Human Resource Information System for the Middle East, India and Malaysia.

Mohd Helmy Ibrahim

Head, Investment Development & Management Division

Helmy, aged 49, male, a Malaysian, holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering (Hons.) from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom. He attended and completed the Harvard Business School – ASEAN Senior Management Development Program (“ASMDP”) in July 2018. 

He first joined Malakoff in 1994 as a Chemical/Performance Engineer at the 1303 MW Segari Energy Ventures (“SEV”) Combined Cycle Power Plant where he was involved in the design review and commissioning of the plant. Over the years, he was promoted within the core O&M team for the plant. Whilst holding the post of Assistant Operation Manager, he was redeployed to Malakoff’s HQ into the then newly set up, Technical Services Group (“TSG”) as its Senior Manager, to provide technical and commercial support to all Malakoff’s plants for strategic medium and long-term areas. 

Helmy left Malakoff in 2001 to join a small team that founded Rangkai Positif Sdn Bhd (“RPSB”), a company that spearheaded the development of the 3 x 700 MW Coal Fired TBPP. At RPSB he contributed to the successful development of the project up to securing its Power Purchase Agreement (“PPA”) and Financial Close (“FC”). 

When Malakoff acquired TBPP in 2006, he opted to leave RPSB and joined Jimah Energy Ventures (“JEV”) which was the Special Project Vehicle (“SPV”) for the development of a 2 x 700 MW Coal Fired Power Plant in Negeri Sembilan. He was among the core team that successfully delivered JEV’s PPA and FC, within time and targeted cost. He left JEV as General Manager after 2 years of its commercial operations in 2012 to set up Fergana Resources Sdn Bhd as its Director of Origination. He re-joined Malakoff in 2012 as a Vice President Technical/Commercial in the Ventures Division.

In 2017, he was promoted as the Head of Business Development under the Ventures Division. In 2019, he was reassigned as the Head of Strategy & Investment Management Division where he also oversees strategy, investment monitoring and international assets.

Saravanan Desigamanie

Head, Strategy & Communication Division

Saravanan, aged 38, male, a Malaysian, holds a Master of Business Administration (Finance) and a Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons.) (Software Engineering) from Multimedia University, Cyberjaya. He also holds a Certificate in Investor Relations (“CIR”) of the Investor Relations (“IR”) Society (United Kingdom) and is a certified innovation practitioner. 

A recipient of the Sime Darby Foundation Scholarship award, Saravanan began his career in Sime Darby Berhad in 2004 as a software analyst before being appointed to the role of Special Officer to the Executive Vice President, Group Strategy & Business Development of Sime Darby in 2008. In 2010, he was assigned as the Special Officer to the Managing Director (“MD”) of Sime Darby Energy & Utilities, while serving under the MD’s Office as well as the Project Management Office.

In 2012, Saravanan was appointed as Assistant Vice President, IR. As part of the IR unit of Sime Darby, Saravanan was a key pioneering member who was instrumental in engaging the ESG investors, particularly in Europe. In 2017, he assumed the role of Strategy & Innovation Manager of Sime Darby Plantation Berhad, working closely with the Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer to build innovation culture andcarry out innovation capability building programmes across the corporation.

Throughout his 14-year tenure with Sime Darby, Saravanan has worked in various capacities with the plantation, property, industrial, motors, energy & utilities and healthcare divisions.

Saravanan joined Malakoff in June 2018 as the Head of IR, spearheading the Group’s engagement with the investment community. In February 2020, Saravanan was appointed as the Head, Strategy & Communication Division, overseeing the Group’s corporate strategy, investor relations, corporate communications and stakeholder management units.

Shajaratuddur Ibrahim

Head, Business Development Department

Shajaratuddur, aged 46, male, a Malaysian, holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons.) from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

He started his career with TNB in September 1997, as a legal executive, handling projects and business development matters. During his 16-year tenure in TNB, he was instrumental in various key projects and ventures, including TNB’s tariff reviews and PPA renegotiation exercises, privatisation of Lembaga Letrik Sabah, divestments of TNB’s local power plants and coal mine in Indonesia. His last position in TNB was as a General Manager in the President’s/CEO’s Office, before leaving for the role of Senior Vice President of Investment at Khazanah Nasional in February 2010, to oversee the power sector and Iskandar Development Region.

He joined Malakoff in October 2012, as an Assistant Vice President of Special Projects. Since joining Malakoff, he had led a number of corporate and investment exercises leading to the successful bid for PD Power’s extension of PPA concession, acquisition of interest in a large scale solar project in Johor, winning bids for the development of two small hydro power projects in Pahang with total capacity of 55 MW and a 2.4 MW biogas project in Johor. 

The most recent corporate exercise that he has steered is the completion of the acquisition of 97.37% equity interest in Alam Flora Sdn Bhd from DRB-HICOM Group. He is one of the key team members in formulating the current Malakoff’s investment policy and strategic plan. In his capacity and current role as the Head of Business Development Department in Malakoff, he will continue to explore and pursue potential investments or growth opportunities for the company, locally and internationally.

Idzam Yuhaizi Mohd Yunos

Head, Risk & Process Improvement Division

Idzam Yuhaizi Mohd Yunos, aged 48, male, a Malaysian, graduated from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom, with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Social Studies with Honours. He is a Certified Enterprise Risk Manager (ERM) and an Associate Business Continuity Professional (ABCP).  He also holds a Certificate of Internal Auditor for Financial Institution (CIAFIN) and has completed a Leadership Development Programme in 2009 conducted by ICLIF International Learning Center.

He joined the Company as the Head, Risk and Process Improvement Division on 1 March 2020. Prior to joining Malakoff, he was the Head, Group Risk Management Department of MMC Corporation Berhad for 8 years. He oversees several portfolios under him namely Enterprise Risk Management, Business Continuity Management, Health, Safety and Environment and Corporate Integrity, where he has established several policies related to his portfolios and lead the implementation of these policies throughout the MMC Group. Prior to joining MMC, he has more 16 years working experience in various industries ranging from banking, manufacturing, research, oil & gas, engineering and construction assuming various roles and positions.

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