Tun Dato' Seri Zaki Bin Tun Azmi
Independent Non-Executive Chairman
Malaysian, age 71, male, was appointed as a Independent Non-Executive Chairman on 15 August 2012. He is also Chairman of our Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee.
Tun Zaki holds a Barrister-at-Law qualification from the Lincoln's Inn, UK.
He joined the Malaysian Judicial and Legal Services as a Magistrate and was later transferred to the Attorney General’s Chambers where he held several positions for 15 years before going into private legal practice. He was appointed as a Judge of the Federal Court of Malaysia in 2007 and shortly thereafter, became the President of Court of Appeal of Malaysia, the second highest judicial office in the country. In October 2008, he was appointed as the 12th Chief Justice of Malaysia. He also holds the distinction of being appointed as the first chairman of the Judicial Appointment Commission until his retirement as Chief Justice in September 2011.
He is the chairman of the board of University Malaysia Sabah and the Chancellor of Multimedia University and MAHSA University.