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 30TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER
 7TH SEPTEMBER, 1993


TUN ISMAIL BIN MOHAMED ALI (1918 - 1998)

Tun Ismail was born on September 16, 1918 in Port Kelang, Selangor.  He obtained the Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge in 1941 and graduated from Middle Temple, Inns of Court London as a Barrister-at-Law in 1943.


Employment:

1946

Malayan Civil Services

1948-50

Assistant State Secretary, Selangor State Secretariat

1950-53

Assistant Secretary, Economic Division, Federal Treasury

1954-55

Economic Officer, Penang

1955-57

Controller, Trade Division, Ministry of  Commerce and Industry

1957-58

Minister, Federation of Malaya Embassy, Washington, D.C.

1958-60

Economic Minister, Federation of Malaya Embassy, Washington, D.C.

1960-62    

Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Malaysia

1962-80

Governor, Central Bank of Malaysia




RAJA TUN MOHAR BIN RAJA BADIOZAMAN (1923 - 2003)

Raja Tun Mohar was born in 1923 and received his early education at the Clifford School, Kuala Kangsar. He studied at the Raffles College, Singapore and obtained his diploma in 1946, resuming studies after World War II. He graduated from the University of Cambridge in 1952 with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Economics, and obtained the post-graduate Diploma in Agricultural Economics in 1953 from Oxford University.

Employment:

1938

Malay Administrative Service

1952

Malayan Civil Service

1953-56

Economic Research Officer, Rural and Industrial Development Authority

1956

Senior Assistant Controller of Trade, Ministry of Trade; State Economic Officer, Penang.

1957-60

Controller, Trade Division, Ministry of Commerce and Industry

1960-67

Secretary for Commerce and Industry

1967

Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce and Industry

1971

Secretary-General to Treasury, Ministry of Finance

1972-88

Special Economic Adviser to the Prime Minister

2003

Chairman, Socfin Bhd;  Executive Chairman, Ancom Bhd; Director and Advisor; Johan Holding Bhd.

Raja Tun Mohar was on the board of several companies and was active in the corporate sector. He passed away peacefully on June 8, 2003.


ROYAL PROFESSOR UNGKU ABDUL AZIZ

Royal Professor Ungku Abdul Aziz was born in London on January 28, 1922.  He completed his secondary education at the English College, Johore Bahru and obtained a diploma from Raffles College, Singapore in 1947.  In 1951, he obtained the Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (graduating with Class I Honours) from the University of Malaya, Singapore, and in 1964 the Doctor of Economics (Hakase) from Waseda University, Tokyo.

Employment:

1951

Johor State Civil Service

1952-61

Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Malaya, Singapore

1961-65

Professor and Head, Department of Economics, Faculty of Arts, University of Malaya

1964-66

President, Malaysian Economic Association

1965-68

Professor of Rural Development and Dean, Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya

1968-88

Vice-Chancellor, University of Malaya

1971-

Yang Dipertua ANGKASA Koperasi Kebangsaan Malaysia Bhd

1988-

Director, United Malayan Banking Corporation Berhad (UMBC)

1989-

Director, UMBC Securities Berhad; Director, UMBC Insurance Berhad; Director, PLUS (North-South Expressway Project); Director, Highlands and Lowlands Berhad




TAN SRI DATO’ ABDUL JAMIL RAIS

Tan Sri Dato' Abdul Jamil Rais was born on January 14, 1912 at Kuala Kangsar.  He attended the Clifford School in the same town.  He spent two years, 1952-1953 in the United Kingdom, where he studied Agricultural Economics at Oxford.

Employment:

1932

Malay Administrative Service.  Served in Land Offices, District Offices and Town Boards.

1948-51

Commissioner of Lands and Mines, Perlis

1951-54

State Secretary, Perlis

1954-55

State Financial Officer, Selangor

1956

State Secretary, Selangor

1957-58

Menteri Besar, Selangor.  Rejoined the Malayan Administrative Service on Election Day

1954-55

Deputy Secretary to the Treasury

1962

Secretary to the Treasury

1964-67

Chief Secretary to the Government and Secretary to the Cabinet

1965-71

High Commissioner, United Kingdom and Eire

1971-81

Upon retirement, was appointed Chairman, Penang Port Commission




SIEW NIM CHEE (1925 - 2008)

Mr. Siew was born on August 2, 1925 in Kuala Lumpur.  He completed his secondary schooling at the Victoria Institution.  He obtained the Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Malaya, Singapore in 1950 and the Bachelor of Economics degree with Honours from the same institution in 1951.  He went on to obtain a Master of Science in Industrial Labour Relations from Cornell University in 1953.

Employment:

1953-55

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Malaya, Singapore

1955-57

Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Malaya, Singapore

1954-55

Head, Department of Economics, University of Malaya, Singapore

1959-64

Economist  and  then  Head, Department of  Economics Research, Bank Negara Malaysia

1965-69

Treasurer, Exxon Corporation

1966-69

President, Malaysian Economic Association

1969-77

Advisor, Consultant and Managing Director, Magnum Corporation

1977-85

Advisor and Consultant, Genting

Presently

Managing Director, Ancom Bhd.;
Director, UAC Berhad.;
Director, Johan Holdings;
Director, Asiatic Development Berhad;  and
Director, Jacks International PLC Pte.


Mr. Siew has been chairman of about fifty companies covering banking, rubber, tin-mining, chemicals, construction and property development. He continues to be active in the corporate sector.



DATO’ DR. MOKHZANI ABDUL RAHIM (1938 - 2003)

Dato’ Dr. Mokhzani was born in 1938 in Perlis, where he also received his early education.  He received the Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Malaya, Singapore (1960) and the Masters of Arts (1963) and Doctor of Philosophy (1973) degrees from the London School of Economics.

Employment:

1962-79

Lecturer, Associate Professor and Professor of Rural Development, Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya

1971-76

Dean, Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya

1972-87

President, Malaysian Economic Association

1976-79

Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of Malaya

1979-84

Group Managing Director, UMW Holdings

1984-93

Executive Chairman, Innovest Berhad

1993

Executive Chairman, Powertek Sdn. Bhd.

Dato' Dr. Mokhzani passed away peacefully on June 15, 2003.


TAN SRI DATO' LIN SEE-YAN

Tan Sri Dato' Lin See Yan was born on November 3, 1939. He has received the BA, the BA (Hons), the MPA (Finance), the MA (Econs), the PhD (Econs), the C.Stat. (London), the FRSS (London), the FIBM, the FMII (Hons.), the FMIM, the FMEA and the Hon. PhD (Econs).

Employment:

since 1980

Director, Bank Industri & Teknologi Malaysia Bhd.

since 1985

Director and Chairman, Audit Committee, Government Officers Housing Corporation (SPPK)

1988-1996

President, Malaysian Economic Association

since 1990

Prof. of Economics (Adjunct), UUM

since 1991

Trustee, MEA Foundation

since 1994

Chairman, Cabot (M) Sdn. Bhd.;
Director, Great Eastern Life Assurance Co. Ltd.
Director, Straits Trading Co. Ltd., Singapore
Chairman, Expert Group on Finance for Sustainable Development, UN Commission on-Sustainable Development, New York.

since 1995

Governer, Board of Governers, Asian Institute of Management (AIM), Manila
Director and Chairman, Audit Committee, F&N Holdings Bhd.
Director and Exco Member, Kumpulan Guthrie Bhd. (KGB)-(and also Chairman, Remuneration-Committee; Chairman, Consultants Committee).

since 1997

Chairman and CEO, LIN Associates Sdn. Bhd.
Commissioner, P.T. Cabot Indonesia, Indonesia.

since 1998

Chaiman, Veritas e-Interactive Sdn. Bhd.

since 1999

Director, Great Eastern Holdings Ltd., Singapore (and member, Audit Committe)

since 2000

Pro-Chancellor, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM).
Director, F&N Coca Cola (M) Sdn. Bhd.
Director, Malay-Sino Technologies Sdn. Bhd.
Director, WorldSOL.Com Sdn. Bhd.
Regional Director for Asia, Harvard Alumni Association, Harvard University, USA.
Director, Ancom Berhad. (and Member, Nomination and Remuneration Committees since 2001)

since 2001

Member, National Economic Action Council (NEAC) Working Group.
Trustee, Malaysia University of Science and Technology Ehsan Foundation.
Trustee, Tun Ismail Ali Foundation (PNB).
Chairman, Sains Bumi Inisiatif Sdn. Bhd.
Director, Proton Edar Sdn. Bhd.
Director, Genting Berhad (and Member, Audit & Remuneration Committees).
Director, Overseas Assurance Corporation Ltd., Singapore.
Member, UN Regional Roundtable of Eminent Persons, 2002 World Summit on Sustainable-Development (Johannesburg).

since 2002

Trustee, MAKNA.
Director, Resorts World Bhd.
Chairman, Harvard Graduate School Alumni Council, Harvard University, USA. (Member since 1993)



Dr. R. THILLAINATHAN

Dr. R. Thillainathan was conferred the Fellowship of the Association on 22 July 2003.
He was born on July 30, 1944. He received the Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Malaya (1968), the Master of Science in Economics (1970) and Doctor of Philosophy in Economics (1976) degrees from the London School of Economics.

Employment:

1977-79

Associate Professor, University of Malaya.

1981-83

General Manager, Treasury & Investment Services.

1983-84

General Manager & Joint M.D., Bank Pusat Kerjasama Bhd.

1984-89

General Manager & Chief Exec., Bank Buruh (M) Bhd.

1989-2002

Director of Finance, Genting Berhad

1997-2000

President, Malaysian Economic Association

2002

Exec. Director & Chief Operating Officer, Genting Berhad

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