Meeting with Vice Chancellor, Deans of the University and Top Management from Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)

EMGS had a working visit and a fruitful engagement meeting with Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK) on 23rd September 2020. The meeting was mainly to discuss on international marketing; the opportunities and challenges in global student recruitment market, visa application related issues and close cooperation between EMGS and UMK.

The meeting was chaired by YBhg. Prof. Dato’ Ts. Dr. Noor Azizi Bin Ismail (Vice Chancellor of UMK) accompanied by Prof. Madya Dr. Ng. Siew Foen (Director of International Office), the Deans of the university and other top management officials of UMK.

EMGS delegation was led by Mr. Mohd Radzlan Jalaludin (EMGS CEO) accompanied by EMGS representatives: Ms. Esther Low (Director, Marketing and Communications), Mr. Rohayudin Bin Abdul Rashid (Senior Manager, International Student Management Services (ISMS)), Mr. Moeen Ud Din Ahmed Khan (Regional Manager, Marketing), Mr. Megat Mohammad Samsul (Regional Manager, Marketing), Ms. Fatina  Binti Najwa Shahron (Regional Manager, Marketing), Mr. Raja Muhamad Fariz Bin Raja Eyuddin (Assistant Regional Manager, Marketing), Mr. Syed Mohsen Bin Syed Abu Bakar Alkaff (Special Officer to CEO) and Ms. Noor Azlina Binti Abdul Rahabudeen (Executive, Marketing).

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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.