Board of Directors

DATO’ ZURAIDAH BINTI ATAN

  • (Independent Non-Executive Director)
  • Malaysian, 59 years of age
  • Date of Appointment as Director of S P Setia Berhad: 16 December 2014
  • LL.B (Hons) from the University of Buckingham, England
  • Certificate in Legal Practice, Malaysia

Dato' Zuraidah binti Atan is a member of the Malaysian Bar. She is currently in legal practice with her own legal firm, Chambers of Zuraidah Atan since year 2004. Starting her career as an officer in a bank, she has more than 25 years experience in the banking industry. She also served for a period as President/Chief Executive Officer of an investment bank.

She is an arbitrator in the KL Regional Centre for Arbitration and serves as an Honorary Advisor to National Cancer Society of Malaysia, a non-governmental organisation engaged in cancer awareness and charity. She is the Chairman of Yayasan Sukarelawan Siswa / Students Volunteer Foundation, a wholly-owned entity of Government of Malaysia (via Ministry of Higher Education).

She is an Independent member of the Consultation and Corruption Prevention Panel of Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission.

Her directorships in other public companies include Bursa Malaysia Berhad, Petron Malaysia Refining and Marketing Bhd, Kenanga Islamic Investors Berhad, Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad and Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Clearing Berhad.

She does not have any family relationship with any Director and/or major shareholder of S P Setia Berhad except by virtue of being a nominee Director of Permodalan Nasional Berhad. She does not have any conflict of interest with the Company and has not been convicted of any offences over the past 10 years.