Board of Directors

Tan Sri Samsudin Osman

Tan Sri Samsudin Osman
  • Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman

Tan Sri Samsudin Osman, 73, a Malaysian, is the Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman 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 was the Chairman of the Employees Provident Fund Board and EPF Investment Panel from 2007 to 2020, 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 is currently the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Mahathir Science Award Foundation and the Pro Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Terengganu.

Directors’ Training and Continuous Education Programme Attended For The Financial Year Ended 30 June 2020

Continuous Professional Development Programme
Employees Provident Fund - Board Strategy Session
Pierre Legrand - External Opportunities and Threats
Zia Zaman - Marketing & Innovations
Khazanah Megatrend 2019 - Building Our Collective Brain
PNB Corporate Summit 2019 - “Rebooting Corporate Malaysia”
EPF Investment Seminar 2018
Yayasan Tun Ismail Memorial Lecture - “The Diverse Facets of Leadership”
International Social Well-being Conference
Presentation: China & The World