UUM ONLINE: The Chief Executive Officer of Yayasan Wakaf Malaysia, Dato’ Prof. Dr. Sudin Haron has been appointed as the new Chairman of UUM Board of Directors (LPU) commencing 1 October 2018 till 30 September 2021.
Dato’ Prof. Dr. Sudin is appointed by the Honorable Minister of Education Malaysia, Dr. Maszlee Malik.
Dato’ Prof. Dr. Sudin is a former UUM Professor and he was among the pioneers of this university. He has also held various key positions at UUM including the Dean of the School of Management, Dean of Finance and Banking School, the Director of Institute of Entrepreneur Development (IPK) and also the Director of Research Center.
At the national level, Dato’ Prof. Dr. Sudin was a former Independent Director of CIMB Islamic Berhad and also a Committee Member of the Shariah Group, as well as having served as the Chief Executive Officer of the National Higher Education Fund (PTPTN).
The Vice-Chancellor and the whole denizens of UUM would like to congratulate Dato’ Prof. Dr. Sudin and we hope that this appointment will further bring UUM to greater heights.
YB Minister of Education Malaysia and UUM would also like to express our sincere appreciation to Tan Sri Siti Sa’diah Sheikh Bakir for her excellent service as the Chairman of UUM Board of Directors since 1 June 2016 till 30 September 2018.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz