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Board Members

Under section 8, Act 768, the Board Members are appointed by the Minister, comprising professionals from Public Service, Local Authority or Statutory Authority, Private Sector, Technology Organizations, Institutions of Higher Learning, Skills Training Institutions and other related Professional Boards.

The Board through National Monitoring and Nomination Committee sources and screens the prospective candidacies for Board Membership from various category and institutions to ensure comprehensive and quality composition of the board at any practicable time. The recommended candidates are then nominated to the ministry for Minister’s approval and eventual appointments.

MBOT Board Members

YBhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Academician (Dr.) Ts. Ahmad Zaidee bin Laidin, FASc.
President of MBOT
President of MBOT
Appointed as President of MBOT starting on 18th November 2015
YBhg. Prof. Dato’ Ts. Dr. Rosli bin Mohd Yunus
Professor in Universiti Malaysia Pahang
Professor in Universiti Malaysia Pahang
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 27th October 2017
YBrs. Ts. Dr. Mohd Nor Azman Hassan
Deputy Secretary General (Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change)
Deputy Secretary General (Science, Technology & Innovation)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 27th May 2019
YBhg. Prof. Ir. Ts. Dr. R. Badlishah bin Ahmad
Vice Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Perlis
Vice Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Perlis
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 20th November 2019
YBhg. Prof. Datuk Ts. Dr. Ahmad Rafi bin Mohamed Eshaq
Professor in Multimedia University
Professor in Multimedia University
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 20th November 2019
YBhg. Dato' Ts. Dr. Suhazimah binti Dzazali
Deputy Director General (Information And Communication Technology) Office, MAMPU
Deputy Director General (Information And Communication Technology) Office, MAMPU
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 20th November 2019
YBrs. Ts. Dr. Naim bin Yaakub
Chief Director of Jabatan Pendidikan Politeknik dan Kolej Komuniti
Chief Director of Jabatan Pendidikan Politeknik dan Kolej Komuniti
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 20th November 2019
YBrs. Ts. Ir. Yam Teong Sian
President of Technological Association Malaysia (TAM)
President of Technological Association Malaysia (TAM)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 20th November 2019