Appointed to the position with effect from: September 2018
Skills, Experience and Expertise:
Datuk Ahmad Badri Zahir is the Secretary-General of Treasury, Ministry of Finance. Prior to this, he was the Deputy Secretary-General (Management) of Treasury.
He has served for almost thirty (30) years in the Ministry of Finance, holding several senior positions, including the Director of the National Budget Office and Under Secretary of Strategic Investment Division.
Datuk Ahmad Badri also serves on the boards of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), Retirement Fund (Incorporated) (KWAP), DanaInfra Nasional Berhad and Perbadanan Kemajuan Negeri Selangor (PKNS). He is also the Chairman of the boards of Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (LHDNM) and Lembaga Pembiayaan Perumahan Sektor Awam (LPPSA). He is also a member of the Corporate Debt Restructuring Committee.
He was previously a board member of Danajamin Nasional Berhad and Bank Simpanan Nasional Berhad.
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