YBhg. Datuk Azman Mohd. Yusof was appointed as the Chairman of the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) commencing from 15 April 2022. He holds a BSc. (Hons.) Public Administration from West Texas State University/ Texas A&M at West Texas, USA and a Master Degree in Public Policy from Graduate School of Policy Science, Saitama University, Japan. He also holds a Diploma in Public Administration from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) in 1992.
YBhg. Datuk Azman Mohd. Yusof has extensive experience in planning, human resources, and public policy. He held posts in various government bodies and ministries, such as the Prime Minister's Department, Public Service Department, Ministry of Housing and Local Government, Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development between 1992 to 2018. He had also served as the Perlis State Secretary from 2019, prior to his appointment as the Secretary General of the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs on 30 March 2022.
To date, he has participated in various Executive Development Programs at international level, such as in Harvard Business School, Boston USA; INSEAD Singapore; Oxford University (Blavatnik School of Government) UK; and, Mt. Eliza Business School in Melbourne Australia. He had also attended other programs, i.e. in Korea (COTI), Germany (Caris Duisberg Centren), and Georgia (Digital Government). He had also represented Malaysia in the Management of Social Transformation Program, UNESCO and other programs under UNICEF and UNDP.
YBrs. Encik Shamshawal Azraai bin Ahmad was appointed as a Commission Member effective 17 April 2020. He obtained a Degree in Law (Hons) and Degree in Law (Shariah) (Hons) from the Islamic International University of Malaysia (UIAM).
YBrs. Encik Shamshawal Azraai is an advocate and solicitor. He is a partner in Messr. Ahmad Shahabudin & Co from 1999 until present. He was appointed as the Chief Executive Offficer of Malaysian Islamic Students Foundation between 2013 to 2015. He is also actively involved in legal matters and politics in Terengganu.
Prof. Dr. Normah binti Haji Omar has been appointed as a Commission Member effective 1 November 2020. She was the founding director of the Accounting Research Institute (ARI), UiTM, a global Higher Institution Centre of Excellence (HICoE) which is recognised and funded by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia. Currently, she is a Senior Research Fellow at ARI HICoE. She is also a member of two globally renowned professional accountancy bodies, Certified Practising Accountants (CPA Australia) and Certified Management Accountants (CMA Australia).
Prof. Dr. Normah’s research interests are in the areas of Corporate Integrity, Governance, Financial Reporting, Management Accounting, Islamic Finance and Financial Criminology. As a proponent of applied translational research, Prof. Dr. Normah has completed a lot of collaborative works with government agencies, professional bodies, regulators, non-government organizations and the corporate sectors in Malaysia and abroad. To mention a few, she has successfully completed research projects such as Corporate Governance Rating with the Malaysian Institute of Corporate Governance (MICG); Corporate Integrity Assessment System with the Malaysian Institute of Integrity; Compliance & Effectiveness of Anti-Money Laundering Regime with the Association of Malaysian Banks and Compliance Officers Networking Group (CONG) and Assessment of Non-Profit Organizations for Money Laundering & Terrorism Financing with the Registry of Society and Companies Commission Malaysia.
Prof. Dr. Normah has written articles for various local Malaysian and International academic in reputable journals publications and has authored several books and book chapter on corporate governance, corporate integrity as well as financial criminology. Prof. Dr. Normah obtained her BBA (Accounting) from University of Iowa, USA; MBA (Accounting) from Southern Illinois University, USA; and Ph.D (Accounting) from Manchester Metropolitan University U.K.
Prof. Dr. Normah is currently the Deputy Chairman and founding committee member of the Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Association (APMAA), an international professional association which is based in Japan. She has been appointed as a visiting scholar/ professor at several universities abroad. She has received numerous international awards for the Accounting Research Institute namely, Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA by UK Islamic Finance Agency – EdBiz consulting) for six consecutive years (2014 – 2019); ASEAN Risk Educator Award (2017 & 2018), UK ACQ’s Gamechanger Award (2018); Cambridge IFA Womani Awards and was named the Second Most Influential Women in Islamic Finance & Business in 2019.
YBrs. Encik Mohd Sakeri bin Abdul Kadir was appointed as a Commission Member effective 1 January 2021. He has more than 27 years of experience in Public Services with the first posting at the Economics and International Division, Ministry of Finance. He once served the Ministry of Higher Education before returning to the Ministry of Finance back in 2006. Prior to the current appointment as the Undersecretary to the Statutory Body Strategic Management Division, he had served as the Deputy Director of Budget and Deputy Undersecretary of Tax Division, Ministry of Finance.
YBrs. Encik Mohd Sakeri holds a Masters in Economics from Universiti Putra Malaysia and a Bachelor Degree in Mathematical Economics from Temple University, Philadelphia, USA. He also holds a Diploma in Public Administration from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) and a Certificate on Programme Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation from University of Bologna, Italy.
YBrs. Encik Tan Gim Tuan was appointed as a Commission Member effective 24 February 2021. He obtained a Bachelor of Economics (B.Ec) and Bachelor of Law (LLB.) from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
YBrs. Encik Tan Gim Tuan is a legal advisor. He was formerly an advocate and solicitor in Messrs. Nazri Aziz & Wong and Messrs. CW Loh & Associates. Currently he is actively involved in legal and community matters in Selangor.
YBhg. Datuk Selva Kumar was appointed as a Commission Member effective 15 March 2021. He obtained a Bachelor of Law (LLB.) from University of London, United Kingdom.
YBhg. Datuk Selva Kumar is an advocate and solicitor in Selva Mookiah & Associates. He was formerly a partner in Messrs. Badri, Kuhan Yeoh & Ghandi.
YBhg. Datuk Selva Kumar has more than 27 years of experience in providing comprehensive range of legal services and solutions to domestic and international clients. His clients are private and public listed companies in Malaysia and non-government organizations in all sectors of the economy. He advises on cross border corporate and commercial transactions, civil and corporate litigation, legal forensic audit and due diligence services, international joint ventures, corporate restructuring, conveyancing, banking practices, company regulatory compliance, taxation law, company secretarial requirements and listing requirements of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. He represents clients in litigation and provides dispute resolution advice in all of these areas.
In addition, he is an appointed Notary Public of Malaysia. Currently, he is also appointed as Adjunct Professor and Acting Chairman for AIMST University.
YBrs. Encik Kilat Beriak was appointed as a Commission Member effective 15 March 2022. He obtained a degree of Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in 1986.
He was admitted and enrolled as an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya and also appointed as an advocate of the High Court of Borneo in 1987. In 2007, he was accredited as Master Mediator of the High Court of Sabah and Sarawak. He has been in active legal practice since his call to the Bars, dealing mainly with civil litigation, including commercial, contractual, insurance, banking and corporate matters.
Currently, he is the Deputy President of the Dayak Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI). He has also served as the Secretary and Vice President of the Advocates' Association of Sarawak and at the same time served as the Chairman of its Kuching Branch.