Date : 04 February 2008

Change in Boardroom


Date of change

Type of changeAppointment
DirectorateIndependent & Non Executive
NameDatuk John Maluda @ Wanji
QualificationsBachelor of Economics (Hons) - Unversity of Malaya Master of Philosophy - University of Sussex, UK
Working experience and occupation Datuk John Maluda started his carrer in Jabatan Ketua Menteri as an Executive Officer in 1975 and has only recently retired from State Government Service after having served the Government for almost 33 years. his last posting was in Jabatan Ketua Menteri, (May 2005 to Dec 2007), as the Deputy State Secretary (Development). Here, he oversees Sabah Economic Planning Unit and the Complaints Department, Sabah. He was also appointed as the Chief Information Officer for Sabah, and as the Chairman on Klias Conservation Project, and Mangkuwagu Forestry Development Project.
Prior to this he was the Ministry of Resources Development and Information Technology as its Permanent Secretary from May 2000 to April 2005. His principal function was to formulate and implement policies on manpower development and utilization in the state. He was a director and was in charge, at the Ministry level, of Sabah Energy Corporation (SEC); Sabah Land Development Board (SLDB); and Sabah Forestry Development Board (SAFODA).
Amongst Datuk John Maluda other positions during his career are:-
November 1998- April 2000
Secretary of Natural Resources, Sabah
April 1997- October 1998
Director of Department of Industrial Development & Research.
CEO of Sabah Trade & Industry Consultancy Services
August 1994 - March 1997
Corporate Planner in Koperasi Pembangunan Desa
Directorship of public companies (if any)Nil
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerNil
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesNil

Announcement Info

Stock Name NWP    
Date Announced4 Feb 2008  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoNH-080204-64406