Independent Non-Executive Director of IIUM Holdings Sdn. Bhd.
Dato’ Jamaludin Hassan graduated from the University of Malaya with a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) degree and Post-graduate Diploma in Business Analysis, University of Lancaster, United Kingdom and attended a course on Policy for Public Enterprises in Developing Countries, Harvard Institute for International Development, Harvard University Boston, USA. He started his career in the Administrative and Diplomatic Service in 1974 and had served in various capacities in the public service including positions as Assistant Director, International Trade Division, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Assistant Trade Commissioner, Malaysian Trade Mission in Sydney Australia, Secretary Road Transport Licensing Board, Ministry of Public Enterprises, Principal Assistant Secretary, International Economic Section, The Treasury, Special Officer to Secretary General, Ministry of Finance and Special Assistant to The Chairman, Malaysia Airlines System (MAS). Subsequently, he opted out to retire early from the Government Service and joined Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad (MIDF) as General Manager, Corporate Affairs in 1994 and moving up to become the Chief Operating Officer of the Development Finance Division before retiring in 2007 and thereafter appointed as Advisor at the Group Managing Director’s Office.
During his tenure with the Government of Malaysia and MIDF, Dato’ Jamaludin had served on the Boards of Pahang State Economic Development Corporation, Kedah State Development Corporation, Amanah International Finance Sdn. Bhd., Amanah Factors Sdn. Bhd. and Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC). Whilst serving with the Treasury, he was also made Corporate Advisor of Sabah Gas Industry and Sabah Energy Corporation.
Beginning 28 June 2013, Dato’ Jamaludin was appointed as an Independent Director on the Board of IIUM Holdings Sdn. Bhd and subsequently made a Member of its Audit Committee. Dato’ Jamaludin also sits on the Board of two Subsidiaries of IIUM Holdings, namely IIUM Higher Education Sdn. Bhd. and IIUM Centre for Continuing Education Sdn. Bhd. He is also currently the Chairman of TFP Solutions Bhd a company listed on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia and has been its Independent NonExecutive Director since December 28, 2007. He also chairs the Audit Committee of the Company.