Ex Officio

Azhari Sulaiman

Senior Vice President, Operations & Project Management Services

Azhari Sulaiman, aged 58, male, a Malaysian, holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from Loughborough University of Technology, England and a Master in Business Administration from Universiti Malaya. He first joined Lembaga Letrik Negara in September 1983 as a Computer Maintenance Engineer in the Computer Maintenance Department. In 1986, he was then promoted to Senior Engineer, Telecontrol, in which, he was involved mainly in the development of control centres, repair and maintenance of the National Load Despatch Centre SCADA/ EMS computer system and Remote Terminal Units (“RTUs”).

Later in January 1994, he was transferred to the Business Management unit of the Transmission Division as the Senior Manager, Commercial. In January 1999, he was designated as the Head of Energy Procurement Unit before joining Tanjung Bin Power Sdn Bhd (“TBP”) (a subsidiary of Malakoff Berhad) as COO in August 2004.

In his capacity as COO of TBP, he was responsible to ensure that the construction and commissioning of Malakoff’s first coal-fired power plant was on schedule and within budget. On completion of the Tanjung Bin Power Plant project, he was transferred to assume the position of Vice President, Business Development. He was re-designated to Senior Vice President of Group Planning & Strategy Division in 2015 where he was responsible for the business development and project development for the Group to meet the growth targets in line with the mission and vision of the Group. Effective December 2017, he is appointed as Senior Vice President, Operations & Project Management Services in order to strengthen the Operations and Project Management Services division.

Jamaliah Wan Chik

Head, Human Capital Division

Jamaliah Wan Chik, aged 58, 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.

Yusop Abdul Rashid

Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Stakeholder Management Division

Yusop Abdul Rashid, aged 50, male, a Malaysian, holds a Master of Economics from International Islamic University Malaysia. Before joining Malakoff, he was an Industry Analyst at PowerGen PLC’s (now known as E.ON UK) regional office in Kuala Lumpur.

Yusop joined Malakoff in January 2001 as a Technical Writer. In 2007, Yusop set up and subsequently became the first Head of Corporate Communications and Risk Management Departments. In 2013, Yusop assisted in setting up Malakoff’s Internal Audit Department and subsequently became its first Head. In 2018, Yusop was appointed as Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Stakeholder Management Division and oversees the Group’s Corporate Communications, Stakeholder Management, Risk Management, Business Process Improvement and Health, Safety, Security & Environment (“HSSE”).

Mohd Helmy Ibrahim

Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Investment Management

Mohd Helmy, aged 48, male, a Malaysian, holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering (Hons.) from the University of Leeds, England, United Kingdom. He is currently on his second stint in Malakoff.  He first joined Malakoff on 1 November 1994 as a fresh graduate for the post of Chemical/Performance Engineer for the 1303MW Combined Cycle Power Plant (LPP). Over the years, he was promoted to the post of Assistant Operations Manager and was then relocated to the head office into the then newly set up Technical Services Group (TSG).  His last post at TSG was as Senior Manager TSG. He left Malakoff to join Rangkai Positif Sdn Bhd (RPSB) that spearheaded the development of the Tanjung Bin 3x700MW Coal Fired Power Plant to its Financial Close (FC) and Commercial Operation Date (COD).  He then joined the development team of the 2x700MW Jimah Energy Ventures Coal Fired Power Plant (JEV) and was instrumental in bringing the project to its FC and COD.  He left JEV as its General Manager after 2 years of operations in 2012 to join Fergana Resources Sdn Bhd as its Director of Origination.

He rejoined Malakoff on 6 August 2012 as Vice President Technical/Commercial in the Ventures Division. In 2017, he was promoted to the position of Head of Business Development under the Ventures Division.  He was recently reassigned to the position of Head of Strategy & Investment Management under the Corporate Strategy and Investment Division (CSID).
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