Trustees

SHAMILA OTHMAN (Chairwoman)
Regional PR Manager, Southeast Asia, Tourism Australia

Shamila brings to the table extensive experience in mass media and public relations. She was the country representatives at Visit Britain, heading its marketing campaign across print, broadcast and online media. Her job also entailed managing public diplomacy relationships with the British High Commission, UK Trade & Investment and British council to establish a strong British brand in Malaysia. She also now adds Tourism Australia country representative to her list of past tenures at the likes of Alliance of Filmmaker Associations Malaysia (GAFIM), Royal Selangor International and Cinematic Sdn Bhd.

FU CHING YEE
Director, Hobsons Asia

Ching Yee is beating the boys at their own game in the male-dominated IT industry, possessing more than ten years of experience in various technical and managerial roles. Stepping foot into the software world at IBM Malaysia, Ching Yee then charted a meteoric rise claiming lucrative positions at Datascan, Finexasia and Intel.

WAN AHMAD IKRAM WAN AHMAD LOTFI
Chief Internal Auditor and General Manager, Audit and Consulting Service, Perbadanan Insurans Deposit Malaysia (PIDM)

Ikram started his career with Telekom Malaysia Berhad before pursuing his professional accounting career with KPMG in Melbourne, Australia. He was the Chief Financial Officer prior to his current role providing independent and objective assurance and consulting services designed to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of PIDM’s operations, reliability and integrity of financial reporting.

SOON LI TSIN
Freelance writer and Analyst

Li Tsin first cut her teeth in the media industry as a journalist for news portal Malaysiakini prior to joining the British High Commission, International Republican Institute and Internews. Among her earliest honors are founding the organization for bloggers, and convening BUM 2007, the first ever socio-political bloggers gathering in Malaysia to mark World Press Freedom Day.

WHO WE ARE THREE PILLARS TRUSTEES