About Us 2018-02-02T17:27:07+00:00

For 25 years, MTDC has been the key player in technology commercialisation in Malaysia and promoting the adoption of technologies by local companies.

We are in the business of Fund Management, Incubation, Advisory, and Nurturing Services.

The right mix of dedication, knowledge, technology, innovation, conviction, support, investments and nurturing makes MTDC THE COMPLETE EQUATION – creating value and accelerating economic growth for the nation.

Corporate Information

To be the leading integrated commercialisation solutions provider building world class Malaysian technology companies through strategic partnerships.

To Create, Nurture and Promote Technology Companies In Strategic Thrust Areas To Promote High Performance Culture Through Employee Capacity Building Maximising Stakeholder Returns

MTDC is wholly owned by Khazanah Nasional Berhad. Khazanah Nasional Berhad is the strategic investment fund of the Government of Malaysia.

Board of Directors


Dato’ Latt Shariman Abdullah, JP was appointed Chairman of MTDC on 6 December 2017.

He holds a Bachelor of Laws LL.B (Hons) from the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) and Diploma in Public Administration from the Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM).

Dato’ Latt Shariman is an Advocate and Solicitor, and an honourable member of the Malayan Bar Council.

Dato’ Latt Shariman started his career as an analyst at Barclays DeZoet-Wedd (BZW) and was in the corporate sector before joining the Malaysian government in 2004. He joined as Political Secretary at the Economic Planning Unit of the Prime Minister’s Department.

He had also served as Special Functions Officer to the Minister of Defense and subsequently served as the Special Functions Officer of the Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Malaysia. He has retired from public service since 2014.

Dato’ Latt Shariman was appointed a Justice of Peace in 2017.

Members of the Board

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 5 March 2012.

He holds a Bachelor of Economics from University Malaya and Advance Management Programme (AMP 167) from Harvard Business School Boston, USA.

He is a member of MTDC’s Board Audit & Risk Management and Nomination and Remuneration Committee. Tan Sri is the Chairman of Asia Logistics Council Sdn Bhd.

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 6 October 2016.

He received his PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the National University of Malaysia (2004), his MA from University of New Haven Connecticut (1993) and BA from the National University of Malaysia in 1983.

Datuk Seri Dr. Mohd Azhar is currently the Secretary-General of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI).

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 13 October 2005.

He holds a Bachelor of Economics in Actuarial Studies from Macquarie University, Australia and a Master of Applied Science in Operations Research from University of Technology, Sydney. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and an Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA). He is a Member of MTDC`s Investment Committee.

Amirul Fares is the Chief Executive Officer of Xeraya Capital Sdn Bhd.

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 6 September 2009.

She is the Co-founder and Managing Director of Priority One Consultancy Services.

Her current directorships include being a member of the Board of Directors of Malaysian Technology Development Corporation where she also chairs the Board Audit & Risk Management Committee.

She also serves as the Chair of the Sunway University Business School’s Industry Advisory Board and The Mines Resort and Golf Club’s Liaison Committee.

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 2 January 2012.

Khoo holds a BA (Hons) from University Kebangsaan Malaysia. He is currently the Senior Director of Strategic Planning Division, Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI).

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 2 June 2008.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Life Sciences from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Dato’ Norhalim is a member of MTDC`s Nomination and Remuneration Committee and Investment Committee. He is the Chief Executive Officer of MTDC.