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Dato′ Seri Kalimullah Hassan

Executive Chairman & CEO ECM Libra Financial Group Bhd

Dato′ Seri Kalimullah Hassan, 51, began his career as a journalist in 1971. He worked with leading domestic and international news agencies until 1995 after which he went into business. He is a co-founder of the niche ECM Libra Investment Bank and remains as Executive Chairman of the financial services group.

Dato′ Seri Kalimullah Hassan, 51, began his career as a journalist in 1971. He worked with leading domestic and international news agencies until 1995 after which he went into business. He is a co-founder of the niche ECM Libra Investment Bank and remains as Executive Chairman of the financial services group.

He was appointed chairman of the National News agency, Bernama, in Sept 2002, and in January 2005, Editor–in–Chief of the country′s largest newspaper group, the New Straits Times Press Berhad. After leaving that position on Dec 31, 2005, he resumed his position as CEO of the ECM Group. He remained Deputy Chairman of NSTP until Dec 31, 2008.

Kalimullah has received several awards for his contribution to the country from the State of Penang (Darjah Gemilang Pangkuan Negeri (DGPN and DSPN)), the Sultan of Kelantan (DPMK), the Sultan of Perak (DPCM) and the King (PJN) and is also a Government-appointee as member of the National Unity Advisory Panel, the Multimedia Development Corporation (MDEC) and the National Information Technology Council (NITC). He is also chairman of public-listed Ekowood Berhad.

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