- Group Chief Financial Officer
Mustamir Mohamad, 45, a Malaysian, was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of Sime Darby Berhad on 21 November 2017 and will be redesignated as the Group Chief Financial Officer of Sime Darby Berhad effective 1 December 2017.
Mustamir was previously Head of Group Finance for Sime Darby Berhad from February 2014 to November 2017 where he was responsible for Group financial reporting, treasury management and budgeting. Prior to that, he led the strategy and business development function in Sime Darby Plantation, where his responsibilities include strategy formulation, investment evaluation and mergers & acquisition for the company.
He joined Sime Darby Group in September 2005 as Manager, Value Management in Group Strategy, where his key responsibilities were in the areas of strategic planning, corporate finance, market intelligence and research for the Plantation Sector at the Group level. He then joined Sime Darby Plantation in September 2007 as Head of EVP Office, prior to the completion of the mega merger of Sime Darby, Golden Hope and Kumpulan Guthrie group of companies.
Mustamir began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers, London in 1995, managing audit clients in the Oil & Gas sector. He returned to Malaysia in 1999 and joined the Banking Supervision Department in Bank Negara Malaysia. He left Bank Negara Malaysia in 2005 as Manager of Investment Operations and Financial Markets, where he was responsible for monetary policy implementation including interest rate and liquidity management in the domestic money market.
He holds a degree in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.