Sharifah Sofia binti Syed Mokhtar Shah


Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Malaysian, Female

  • Member of Board Digital-First Committee


Date of appointment as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director:

13 April 2018


Academic/Professional Qualification:

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of York, United Kingdom
  • Master of Science in Development Management, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom


Past Experience:

  • Director, Gas Malaysia Berhad
  • Director, Malakoff Corporation Berhad
  • Special Officer to Group Chief Executive Officer, Pos Malaysia Berhad
  • External Consultant, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Summer Analyst, Morgan Stanley, Singapore
  • Intern, Grameen Bank, Bangladesh


Listed Companies:

  • DRB-HICOM Berhad

Public Companies:

  • SKS International Logistics Berhad
  • MMC Corporation Berhad


  • Daughter of Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Syed Mokhtar Shah bin Syed Nor, the major shareholder of Pos Malaysia through his 53.49% indirect shareholding in DRB-HICOM Berhad through Etika Strategi Sdn Bhd
  • No family relationship with any Director of Pos Malaysia
  • No conviction for any offence within the past five years
  • No public sanction or penalty imposed by any relevant regulatory bodies