12th Asia Business Leaders Awards

Tan Sri Bashir Ahmad bin Abdul Majid

Managing Director
Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd

Tan Sri Bashir Ahmad Abdul Majid, aged 63, was appointed as Managing Director of Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) on 7 June 2003. He chairs the Board of Malaysia Airports Capital Berhad and Malaysia Airports Capital (Labuan) Limited. He also sits on the Board of Malaysia Airports (Niaga) Sdn. Bhd., K.L. Airport Hotel Sdn. Bhd. and MAHB (Mauritius) Private Limited, which are all wholly-owned subsidiaries of MAHB.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Hons) from University of Malaya. Prior to his present employment, he has held various senior positions in Malaysia Airline System Berhad over a period of 29 years, which includes Director of Corporate Planning, Commercial Director, Senior Vice-President Commercial and Executive Vice-President Airline. He was subsequently appointed as the Aviation Advisor to the Ministry of Transport.

About the Company

Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (Malaysia Airports) was incorporated as a public listed company in the Main Board of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad in 1999. Upon its incorporation, Malaysia Airports became the first airport operator in Asia and the sixth worldwide to be listed in a stock exchange.

The organization's core activities include the management, operation, maintenance and development of airports, both in aeronautical and in non-aeronautical component. The aeronautical revenue base comes from the collection of passenger service charge (PSC), aircraft landing and parking fees, and other ancillary charges to airlines. The company's non-aeronautical revenue base is mainly derived from non-airport operations business and commercial activities, which includes duty free and retail operations, hotel operations, free commercial zone operations, commercial space leases and management of parking facilities in their airports nationwide.


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