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)
Mohd Arif Ibrahim
Chief Operating Officer
A graduate from the University of Sacramento, USA where he received his Masters In Business Management & Strategy & Degree in Business Administration.
Has more than 22 years of strategic, consultancy and operational experience in various fields be it locally and with multinational companies.
Prior to joining us, Encik Arif was the Country Leader for Global Business Services (GBS) for IBM Malaysia. In this role, he was responsible for driving IBM's consulting strategy and objectives across Malaysia.
Has served other well known companies in the likes of; KPMG Malaysia's Business Advisory Services, Pahang State Development Corporation, W.R. Grace Packaging (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Citibank Bhd - Kuala Lumpur, Citibank N.A. – Sacramento
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
Kris Kumaleswari a/p Sundarsagar
Senior Vice President, Business Marketing Operation
Close to 7 years of experience in the IT Industry, with a breadth of different experience in the field of sales , account management , marketing and business development.
Passionate about building sustainable business strategies, through strong customer relationships and value proposition, while helping customers succeed.
Director, Human Capital Development
More than 22 years of experiences in the field of Human Capital & Resources, Business Development and Corporate Services.
Started her career as trainee in one of the Permodalan Nasional Berhad subsidiary in 1993 in business development and corporate services. In 1995, she embarked into the Human Resources field as a Senior Executive in Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd and from thereon continue her
career in various Companies such as MRCB, Metacorp Berhad, MTD Capital Berhad, Mun Loong Berhad, UEM World Berhad. Her final position before joining Prestariang Berhad was Senior General Manager, Corporate Human Resource in Faber Group Berhad.
Expertise includes, human capital strategy, organizational development, succession plan, recruitment, resource planning and compensation and rewards.
Prof Datuk Dr Khairuddin Ab Hamid
Vice Chancellor, UniMy
Prof Datuk Dr. Khairuddin is currently the Vice Chancellor, University Malaysia of Computer Science and Engineering (UniMy) located in
Prior to that he was the Vice Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS). He graduated with a PhD degree from University of Essex,
UK and Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Hawaii, USA.
He is a member of various national and international committees on telecommunications, ICT education, and professional organizations such as
Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC) and IEEE Malaysia Section.
Internationally, he had served as Chairman of Working Group under the Asian Info-communications Council and currently as an expert
consultant for Telecommunications Technology Committee of Japan to carry out rural ICT projects in ASEAN countries.
At the national level, he is currently the Chairman of the National ICT Human Resource Task Force, Chairman of the Technical Committee on
Collaboration between Malaysia and Infosys Technologies, India and Chairman of Expert Panel on Human Capital Development under the National
Information Technology Council.
He is also a member of the National Science and Research Council and National Higher Education Council.
Shieh Wai Piew
Head, Talent Xchange
More than 20 years' experiences in Sales & Marketing, Business Development and Operations Management.
Started career in Healthcare (pharmaceuticals, nutrition, diagnostics) sales and key account management with Pfizer, GSK and Novartis before
moving into management positions in Wyeth and Malaysian corporations in business development and sales & marketing functions. In 2009,
embarked into the Talent Acquisition & Management field as a Recruitment Consultant for clients in Healthcare and Consumer sectors for local and subsequently regional posts. Immediate previous position before joining Prestariang Berhad was as Vertical Lead - Healthcare, FMCG and
O&G in a boutique talent acquisition firm in Kuala Lumpur.
Expertise includes Business Development, Sales & Marketing, Business Operations, Market research & analysis and Talent acquisition.
Currently responsible for growing the TVET Training and Talent Management services segments, as well as developing new business lines in
Facilities Management segment.