Dato' Asri bin Hamidon @ Hamidin
Secretary General of Treasury, Ministry of Finance
Dato' Asri bin Hamidon @ Hamidin was appointed as the Chairman of the Board on 1 May 2020. He is currently the Secretary General of Treasury, Ministry of Finance. Prior to this, he was the Deputy Secretary-General (Policy) of Treasury.
Dato' Asri began his career as an Assistant Director of the Economic Planning Unit in the Prime Minister's Department in 1994. Later, he moved to the Anti-Corruption Agency in April 1998, before serving as Administrative and Diplomatic Officer in the Public Service Department from March 2003. Dato' Asri continued his service as the Principal Assistant Secretary in the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and has held several other positions since, including Deputy Under-Secretary, Investment, MoF Inc. and Privatisation Division. He was appointed the Under-Secretary, GIC Division, MOF in July 2015 before promoted as the Deputy Secretary General of Treasury (Investment) in March 2018.
Dato' Asri is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of Bina Darulaman Berhad, and director of Small Medium Enterprise Development Bank Malaysia Berhad, Telekom Malaysia Berhad, Lembaga Tabung Angkatan Tentera, Pelaburan Hartanah Berhad, DanaInfra Nasional Berhad, Aset Tanah Nasional Berhad, GovCo Holdings Berhad, Protecthealth Malaysia, Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau and chairman and director of 1Malaysia Development Berhad.
He obtained Bachelor in Economics (Hons) from University Malaya in 1990, Diploma in Public Administration from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) in 1996 and Masters in Economics from Hiroshima University, Japan in 2006. Dato' Asri also attended Harvard Premier Business Management Program in 2010.