EMGS Engagement – A Courtesy Visit to the Rector of UiTM Sabah Campus

EMGS Engagement - A Courtesy Visit to the Rector of UiTM Sabah Campus

EMGS team made a courtesy visit to YBhg. Datuk Prof. Madya Dr. Hj. Abdul Kadir bin Hj Rosline, the Rector of Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) Sabah Campus on 28th January 2022. The visit provided both parties the opportunity to discuss the possibility of EMGS and UiTM collaborating on branding and marketing initiatives to recruit more international students. EMGS is committed to supporting the efforts of UiTM in achieving the Government’s aspirations to increase the number of international student enrolment in Malaysia.


EMGS team was led by Datin Maizatul Akmam Alawi (Chairman of EMGS) together with Mr. Mohd Radzlan Bin Jalaludin (CEO of EMGS), Mr. Ramlan Bin. Abd Aziz (Director, International Student Management Services (ISMS) Division) and Mr. Muhamad Faris Bin Abu Samah (Assistant Manager, Policy & Regulatory Affairs, International Student Management Services (ISMS) Division).


EMGS would like to thank YBhg. Datuk Prof. Madya Dr. Hj. Abdul Kadir bin Hj Rosline for the opportunity and we look forward to future collaborations.

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Sarah Azreen Abdul Samat

Sarah has over 22 years of experience in corporate finance transactions involving equity issuance, mergers and acquisitions, fundraising, corporate restructuring, and corporate valuation, amongst others. She began her career in investment banking with Malaysian International Merchant Bankers Berhad in 2001 after obtaining her professional qualifications from PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Later in her career, she joined other investment banking institutions in Malaysia such as AmInvestment Bank Berhad, Maybank Investment Bank Berhad and RHB Investment Bank Berhad.

Presently, Sarah sits as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Reneuco Berhad and Independent Director of Pharmaniaga Berhad. She is currently the Executive Director of 3p Capital Advisers Sdn. Bhd., a company licensed with the Securities Commission Malaysia to provide advisory services to the capital market players.

Tuan Haji Ismail Bin Mohamed

Tuan Haji Ismail Mohamed sits on the Board of Director for Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS). He obtains his Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).

Prior to sitting on the EMGS Board, he was also appointed to be the Board of Director to KEJORA from 2013 to 2018, and several companies such as Permodalan Darul Takzim Sdn Bhd, Perbadanan Usahawan Johor Sdn Bhd, PIJ Holding and Ranhil SAJ Sdn Bhd. Tuan Haji Ismail Mohamed also co-founded Pertama.

He started his career by setting up a company and being the founder of JYBB Enterprise. His career came to prominence when he became the co-founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Pertama Polyerethane Technology (M) Sdn Bhd and subsequently became the Special Officer to the Minister of Education in 2013.

Ismail Mohamed is acknowledged for his expertise in Agriculture and Agro-based industry, landing him being appointed as the Chairman of the Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Committee of the Johor State, the Chairman of Agro KEJORA and the Chairman of the Johor State Agriculture, Agro-based industry, Entrepreneurial Development and Cooperatives Committee.