- Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Tan Sri Ahmad Badri Mohd Zahir, 60, a Malaysian, is a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Sime Darby Berhad. He was appointed to the Board on 1 September 2020.
Tan Sri Ahmad Badri was appointed as the Chairman of the Employees Provident Fund on 1 May 2020. Prior to this appointment, he was the Secretary General of Treasury in the Ministry of Finance, a post he had held since 12 September 2018. Tan Sri Ahmad Badri sits on the EPF Investment Panel since 2014 and is vastly experienced in the field of strategic investment, loan management, financial market, and actuarial science.
Tan Sri Ahmad Badri started his career as a Senior Valuation Executive at C.H. Williams, Talhar & Wong Sdn. Bhd. prior to his appointment as the Assistant Secretary in the Finance Division of the Ministry of Finance in 1989 where he served for nearly 30 years.
Tan Sri Ahmad Badri currently sits on the Board of IJN Holdings Sdn. Bhd. Previously, he was a Director of Bank Negara Malaysia, the Retirement Fund Incorporated (KWAP), Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB), and Tenaga Nasional Berhad.
Tan Sri Ahmad Badri holds a Degree in Land and Property Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA and Master in Business Administration, University of Hull, United Kingdom.