Change in Boardroom

Back Nov 26, 2012

Date of change

Name Dr. Ibrahim Abdulrahman H. Kadi
Age 58
Nationality Saudi
Type of change Appointment
Designation Non-Executive Director
Directorate Non Independent & Non Executive
Qualifications Dr. Ibrahim Kadi holds a PhD. from Stanford University (1984), an M.Sc. from the University of Michigan (1980), and B.Sc. from Riyadh University (1978), all in Electrical Engineering (Communication).  
Working experience and occupation Dr. Ibrahim Kadi is an ICT Consultant with wide ranging expertise in technology, business, policy, regulatory and market perspectives. He has over 33 years of experience in academic, professional, industrial and regulatory fields. His areas of expertise include Communication engineering, Knowledge Economy, market analysis, Security, and Socio-economic Impact of Technology.

He currently serves as an independent Member of the Board Risk Management Board Committee at the Saudi Stock Exchange Company (Tadawul).

Dr. Kadi was a Senior Advisor at the Communication & Information Technology Commission (CITC), the ICT regulatory authority in Saudi Arabia (2004-2011). He served earlier as the ITU Representative to the Arab States and Head of the ITU Arab Regional Office (2002-2003). He was a Professor of Communications at King Saud University (1984-2004). Prof. Kadi was Vice President for Engineering and R&D of Advanced Electronics Company (1991-1994) and served as an Executive Consultant for the following ten years (1994-2004). He served in a number of industry Boards and Committees. Prof. Kadi performed consultancy services to government agencies, private sector and international organizations, including Saudi Monetary Agency (Central Bank), Tadawul, National Commercial Bank (NCB), AEC, Al Zamil Group, STC, GCC, ITU and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank.

Dr. Kadi has published over a 130 papers, general-interest and literary works, and spoke at numerous national and international conferences. He is also a member of the Saudi Computer Society, International Association for Cryptologic Research, Saudi Association for Mathematical Sciences, and Saudi Economics Association. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE.  
Directorship of public companies (if any) Maxis Communications Berhad 
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer NIL 
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer NIL 
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries NIL 

Remarks :
Dr. Ibrahim Kadi is also appointed as a member of the Nomination Committee of Maxis Berhad.


Announcement Info

Company Name MAXIS BERHAD  
Stock Name MAXIS    
Date Announced 26 Nov 2012  
Category Change in Boardroom
Reference No MM-121106-60096