Y.A.Bhg. General Dato’ Seri Diraja Tan Sri (Dr.) Mohd Zahidi Bin Haji Zainuddin (R)

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Y.A.Bhg. General Dato’ Seri Diraja Tan Sri (Dr.) Mohd Zahidi Bin Haji Zainuddin (R)

Chairman/ Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

 

General Dato’ Seri DiRaja Tan Sri (Dr.) Mohd Zahidi bin Haji Zainuddin (R), aged, 69, was appointed as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of AFFINBANK on 22 June 2017. Currently, he is also the Chairman of Affin Holdings Berhad since 17 October 2005.

Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi served the Malaysian Armed Forces for 39 years, holding many key appointments at field and ministerial level. He was the Chief of Defence Forces with the rank of General from 1 January 1999 till his retirement on 30 April 2005.

Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi holds a Master of Science Degree (Defence and Strategic Studies) from the Quaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad,Pakistan and had attended the Senior Executive Programme in Harvard University, United States of America, Command and General Staff College Philipines, Joint Services Staff College Australia and National Defence College Pakistan. Upon retirement, Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi moves from Defence Forces to Corporate Sector.

Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi holds several directorships such as the Chairman of Genting Plantations Berhad, Director of Genting Malaysia Berhad, Director of Bintulu Port Holdings Berhad, Director of SOGO (K.L.) Department Store Sdn Bhd as well as Director of DRB-HICOM Defence Technologies Sdn Bhd

Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi was made a Member of Dewan Negara Perak by DYMM Paduka Seri Sultan Perak on 25 November 2006 and is a Trustee of Yayasan Sultan Azlan Shah. On 23 April 2013, Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi was appointed as Orang Kaya Bendahara Seri Maharaja Perak Darul Ridzuan by DYMM Paduka Seri Sultan Perak and with the consent of Dewan Negara Perak Darul Ridzuan.

On 19 April 2014, he was bestowed with the Perak’s highest award for commoners, the ‘Darjah Kebesaran Seri Paduka Sultan Azlan Shah Perak Yang Amat Dimulia’ (S.P.S.A) which carries the title “Dato’ Seri DiRaja.” In June 2015, Asia Metropolitan University (AMU) appointed Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi as the Chancellor of the University. In October 2016, National Defence University of Malaysia, also known as Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM) awarded an honorary doctorate in Management of Defense and Strategic Studies to Gen Tan Sri Mohd Zahidi for his devotion, determination, and his intellectualism.

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Y.A.Bhg. General Dato’ Seri Diraja Tan Sri (Dr.) Mohd Zahidi Bin Haji Zainuddin (R)

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