Session on Briefing VISA for LPPNTB Scholarship Awardees

A session on Briefing VISA for Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia Scholarship Awardees Studying in Malaysia, was held on Thursday, 11th February 2021. EMGS CEO, Mr. Mohd Radzlan Jalaludin, had the honour to give a speech at the opening ceremony, officiated by the Director of Lembaga Pengembangan Pendidikan Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB), Bapak Irwan Rahadi. EMGS ISMS Team, Mr. Ramlan Abd Aziz and Mr. Rohayudin Bin Abdul Rashid also attended the session as they presented further information on the student visa matters.

This briefing session is to prepare the scholarship recipients for Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB) that will pursue their study in Malaysia by providing essential information related to EVAL and visa application. 77 students have been awarded by Gubernur of NTB to study in Malaysia, and these students will depart to Malaysia for Mac/April 2021 intake.

The NTB scholarship initiative is an effort to strengthen and strengthen bilateral education relations between Malaysia and Indonesia. Through this scholarship programme, EMGS is delighted to work together with NTB to ensure a smooth process, including facilitating student visa matters to Malaysia.

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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.