Board of Directors

Tan Sri Samsudin Osman

Tan Sri Samsudin Osman
  • Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Chairman of Risk Management Committee

Tan Sri Samsudin Osman, 72, a Malaysian, is a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Sime Darby Berhad. He was appointed to the Board on 19 December 2008.

Tan Sri Samsudin holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree and a Diploma in Public Administration from the University of Malaya, and a Master in Public Administration from Pennsylvania State University, United States of America.

Tan Sri Samsudin is currently the Chairman of the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Board, EPF Investment Panel, Board of Trustees of the Mahathir Science Award Foundation and several other private limited companies. Tan Sri Samsudin is also the Pro Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Terengganu.

Tan Sri Samsudin was the Chairman of Universiti Utara Malaysia from 2006 to 2016, National Unity Consultative Council from 2013 to 2015, the President of Perbadanan Putrajaya from 2004 to July 2012 and Chief Secretary to the Malaysian Government from 2001 to 2006. He served as the Secretary General for two (2) ministries, the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (1994) and the Ministry of Home Affairs (1996).

Tan Sri Samsudin was the Acting Chairman of Sime Darby Berhad from 8 November 2012 to 1 July 2013. He was also the Chairman of BIMB Holdings Berhad and Sime Darby Industrial Holdings Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Sime Darby Berhad.

Directors’ Training and Continuous Education Programme Attended For The Financial Year Ended 30 June 2019

Title of the Seminar/Workshop/Course Presenter/ Organiser
Current State of the Global Economy HSBC Investment Bank
Winning in Uncertain Times Boston Consulting Group
EPF International Social Security Conference: A Better Tomorrow Employees Provident Fund
EPF Global Private Equity Summit Employees Provident Fund
Digital Transformation & Social Security Employees Provident Fund
EPF Investment Seminar 2018 Employees Provident Fund
Nomura Islamic Asset Management Anniversary Investment Forum NOMURA
Thought Leadership Session: Future Fit 2019 Employees Provident Fund
PNB Leadership Forum “Positive Autocracy: A Leadership Model for Industry” Permodalan Nasional Berhad