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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. Datuk Ts. Ir. Dr. Siti Hamisah Binti Tapsir, FASc.
President of Malaysia Board of Technologists
President of Malaysia Board of Technologists
Appointed as a President commencing on 17th March 2021
YBhg. Prof. Ts. Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim bin Abdul Mutalib
Vice Chancellor Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP)
Vice Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 30th November 2021
YBrs. Ts. Mahadhir bin Aziz
Chief Executive Officer Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)
Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 30th November 2021
YBrs. Ts. Dr. Mohamad bin Sulaiman
Director General Department of Skills Development Ministry of Human Resources
Director General of Department of Skills Development Ministry of Human Resources
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 30th November 2021
YBrs. Ts. Liew Choon Lian
Chief Executive Officer MDT Innovations Sdn Bhd
Chief Executive Officer of MDT Innovations Sdn Bhd
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 30th November 2021
YBrs. Tc. Kamarul Azman bin Mohd Ikram
Senior Assistant Vocational Training Officer of Industrial Training Institute Bukit Katil
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 30th November 2021
YBrs. Ts. Ir. Yam Teong Sian
Past President of Technological Association Malaysia (TAM)
Past President of Technological Association Malaysia (TAM)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 20th November 2021
YBrs. Ts. Dr. Nagulendran a/l Kangayatkarasu
Deputy Secretary General (Planning and Science Enculturation), Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)
Deputy Secretary General (Planning and Science Enculturation), Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 12th July 2022
YBhg. Dato' Ts. Ir. Abdul Razib bin Dawood
Chief Executive Officer of Energy Commission (Suruhanjaya Tenaga Malaysia)
Chief Executive Officer of Energy Commission (Suruhanjaya Tenaga Malaysia)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 12th July 2022
YBhg. Prof. Dato' Ts. Dr. Zaliman bin Sauli
Vice Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Perlis
Vice Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Perlis
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 22nd July 2022
Puan Sri Ts. Dr. Mahaletchumy Arujanan
Global Coordinator, International Service for the Acquisition of Agribiotechnology Applications (ISAAA)
Global Coordinator, International Service for the Acquisition of Agribiotechnology Applications (ISAAA)
Appointed as a Member of the Board commencing on 12th July 2022