Tan Sri Dato’ Nik Ibrahim Kamil was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Chairman of OCB Berhad (“OCB” or “the Company”) on 2 January 2007. He also sits as Chairman of the Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee and Nomination Committee of OCB. He is the appointed Senior Independent Director to whom all concerns may be conveyed.
Tan Sri Dato’ Nik Ibrahim Kamil holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics and Business Administration from Georgetown University, Washington DC, United States of America (“USA”).
He has extensive managerial and business experience in various industries ranging from mining, petroleum, media, manufacturing, investment banking and finance, stock broking, port management, trading and golf resort development.
He commenced his career in 1966 as Assistant Company Secretary with Associated Mines Sdn. Bhd. In 1967, he joined Shell Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. and left in 1971 to join New Straits Times Press (M) Berhad (“NSTP”) as an Assistant General Manager and was with NSTP until 1991 where his last position held was as Managing Director of the NSTP Group.
He is currently an Independent Non-Executive Director of Westports Holdings Berhad, which is listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad (“Bursa Securities”) and Executive Chairman of LionGold Corp Ltd, a company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange.