New man at the helm of Mimos
By Digital News Asia July 6, 2017
- Succeeds Abdul Wahab Abdullah who retired in June after leading Mimos since July 2006
- Has more than 28 years of multi-disciplinary experience in management and strategic consulting
NATIONAL research and development centre in ICT, Mimos, on July 5 announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Ahmad Rizan Ibrahim (pic) as president and chief executive officer effective July 1, 2017. He succeeds Abdul Wahab Abdullah who retired in June after leading Mimos since July 2006.
Ahmad Rizan, 54, has more than 28 years of multi-disciplinary experience in management and strategic consulting, including more than 20 years in senior leadership, operational roles, sales, marketing, business development as well as channel and alliance development.
Prior to joining Mimos, Ahmad Rizan was the Head of Government and GLC for SAS Institute, a US$3 billion privately-held US-based company; where he was responsible for the overall management of sectoral clients, client relationships and customer interfaces.
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