Board of Directors


Dato’ Sri Abdul Hamidy Abdul Hafiz
  • Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Chairman of Nomination & Remuneration Committee
  • Member of Governance & Audit Committee

Dato’ Sri Abdul Hamidy Abdul Hafiz , 64, a Malaysian, is an Independent Non-Executive Director of Sime Darby Berhad. He was appointed to the Board on 1 December 2017.

Dato’ Sri Abdul Hamidy has over 30 years of banking experience in the fields of finance, commercial, investment and Islamic banking. He was formerly Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad, Affin Bank Berhad, Kuwait Finance House (Malaysia) Berhad, a member of the Board of Chubb Insurance Malaysia Berhad and the Chairman of Eastland Equity Berhad.

Dato' Sri Abdul Hamidy is currently a Director of AmBank (M) Berhad, the Chairman of AmBank Islamic Berhad and a member of the Appeals Committee of Bursa Malaysia Berhad.

Dato' Sri Abdul Hamidy holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Ohio University, United States.

Directors’ Training and Continuous Education Programme Attended For The Financial Year Ended 30 June 2021
Beyond Great & Growth in China - Strategies for Thriving in an Era of Social Tension, Economic Nationalism, and Technological Revolution
Asia Pacific’s Time - How Asia Pacific can build a resilient future on five pillars: Advancing the digital economy, enabling regional enterprise growth, rebalancing supply chains, future-proofing labour force, and building a net-zero economy
Future of Coal - Sustainability as an Energy Source; Long Term Strategies of Coal Miners; Impact of China-Australia Trade Dynamics
Malaysian Market Outlook - Commentary on Malaysian capital markets, foreign investment, budget 2021, Covid 19 and political landscape
Healthcare: M&A & IPO Landscape
Healthcare in the post-pandemic world - COVID-19: An opportunity in crisis for healthcare providers
Presentation: Omnichannel Strategy - How is consumer behaviour changing? How do we effectively engage consumers?
Anti-Money Laundering FY2019/2020
Islamic Finance for Board of Directors Programme
Cyber Security Awareness
Shariah Governance Policy Document Programme