YBhg. Dato’ Sri Jamil bin Hj. Salleh was appointed as Chairman of the Companies Commission of Malaysia with effect from 15 March 2016. He holds a a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Anthropology and Sociology from Universiti Malaya. He also holds a Diploma in Public Administration from the Institute of Public Administration (INTAN).
Dato’ Sri Jamil started his career in 1984. He held posts in various government bodies and ministries, such as the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Ministry of Defence, the Malaysian Prison Department and the Ministry of Youth and Sport. He served as the Deputy Secretary General (Administration) of the Ministry of Youth and Sport from 2010, prior to his appointment as the Director General of the same Ministry with effect from 12 Jun 2013. Dato’ Sri Jamil assumes the post of Secretary General of the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism on 15 March 2016.