Board of Directors & Secretary

Datuk Ir. Ahmad ‘Asri bin Abdul Hamid

Independent Non-Executive Director





Age / Gender

61 / Male


Academic / Professional Qualification

  • Master of Business Administration, Open University, United Kingdom

  • Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering (1st Class Honours), University of Adelaide, Australia

  • Professional Engineer of the Board of Engineers Malaysia

  • Fellow of The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia

  • Fellow of Chartered Institute of Building

  • Member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

  • Honorary Fellow, ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organizations


Board Committee Membership(s)

  • Nil


Date Appointed / Working Experience

Datuk Ir. Ahmad 'Asri was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of IJM Corporation Berhad on 4 September 2023.

Datuk Ir. Ahmad ‘Asri has extensive experience in the construction industry for almost 37 years through his services in the public sector. He served Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia (“CIDB”) for the last 21 years, and prior to joining CIDB, he was with Public Works Department (JKR). He is also an Adjunct Professor at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

His past appointments and/or working experience were as follows:-

  • Mechanical Engineer, Public Works Department (JKR) (1985 - 1991)

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer, Public Works Department (JKR) (1991 - 1998)

  • Senior Manager, CIDB (1998 - 2007)

  • Deputy Chief for the Special Unit for Overseas Projects, Economic Planning Unit, Prime Minister’s Department (2007 - 2008)

  • President, Professional Services Development Corporation Sdn Bhd (2008 - 2011)

  • General Manager, CIDB (2011 - 2012)

  • Senior General Manager, CIDB (2012 - 2016)

  • Chief Executive, CIDB (2016 - 2023)


Present Directorship(s)

Listed Companies:

  • Hume Cement Industries Berhad

Other Public Companies:

  • Nil


Other Current Position(s) Held

  • Nil