Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Ahmad Taufek Omar, 55, a Malaysian, is appointed as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of TM on 1 November 2023.

He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.BA Hons) from the International Islamic University, Malaysia and completed the INSEAD General Management Programme.

Ahmad Taufek has more than 30 years’ experience in the telecommunication and IT industry, particularly in business development and sales, having worked with almost all major telcos in Malaysia namely Maxis Communications Berhad, Celcom Axiata Berhad, Digi Telecommunications Berhad, Time dotcom Berhad including Telekom Malaysia Berhad.

His last position was as Chief Business Development and Marketing Officer of Sapura and prior to that, served as the Chief Commercial Officer of Digital Nasional Berhad. He was the Executive Vice President of TM ONE from August 2019 to August 2021 entrusted to lead TM ONE as a fully integrated digital enabler for enterprises and public sector.

Besides being in telecommunication industry, Ahmad Taufek has also served as the Chief Digital Marketing and Information Technology Officer for QSR Brands Berhad and Chief Enterprise and Business Solutions Officer of PT Smartfren TBK in Indonesia.