28 years of experience in relation to the training and educational fields
Currently involved in charting the Group's overall direction and strategy, R&D, developing new products and services, and managing the overall business operations of our Group
Current Academia Appointment
Adjunct Professor at University Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
Visting Professor at Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Council Member at Taylor's University
Member of International Advisory Board of US-based Computer Trade Industry Association (CompTIA)
Advisory Panel for International Business School (IBS), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Trustee Member of Yayasan Sukarelawan Siswa (YSS) under Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia
Sits in numerous academic organizations and National Committies disbursing Research and Development (R&D) grants in the country
Previous Academia and R&D Involvement
Former Professor, Dean and one of the Founders, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, (1997)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Sheffield, United Kingdom (1996)
Master of Philosophy (MPhil), University of Sheffield, United Kingdom (1988)
Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) from University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (1986)
Othman Mustapha Ong
Chief Operating Officer
Prior to joining Prestariang Berhad, Encik Othman was the Head of Guest Services at AirAsia Berhad, a company listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad where he was responsible for the ground operations of the airline. He was also instrumental in the setting up of AirAsia Philippines during his tenure there. Encik Othman began his career with Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) in 2001 where he held various positions over 9 years in marketing and trading of petrochemicals, business development and corporate strategy.
Abdul Razak Bakrun
Chief Financial Officer
19 years of experiences in various fields such as Finance and Accounting, Business Development and Operations, Compliance and Risk Management
Started the career as trainee in the Renong Management Trainee Scheme (RMTS) in 1993 and thereafter served several position within the Renong Berhad/UEM Group of companies such as Kinta Kellas Plc, HBN Management Services Sdn Bhd, United Engineers (M) Bhd, Renong Berhad with the last attachment of Faber Medi-Serve Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Faber Group Berhad from 2001until present.
Abdul Hamid Abdul Rahman
Chief Knowledge Officer
31 years of experiences in teaching and ICT training with a long working history with the Ministry of Education
Expertise includes technology integration for teaching & learning, content development, instructional design, technology adoption and change management
Chief Service Officer
Close to 20 years of experiences in IT industry in the area of Project Management, Contract Negotiation and Business Development.
Expertise includes proposal and bid preparation, development of IT solution prototypes and demonstrations, management and execution of projects
Kamalul Amir Abdullah
16 years of experience in IT industry from various sector including System Integrator, Application Development, Smart Card & Security solution, Smart Home & Community solution. Expertise includes strategic IT solution, concept proposal, customers and partners' management, proposal and bid management.
Started his career as finance executive in Sapura Card before taking a role as Business Development Head at SIDIC Technology, a subsidiary of Edaran Group. Prior to Joining Prestariang he lead and manage a sales team for GLC sector in Mesiniaga.