Board Of Directors
Dato' Azlam Shah Alias
Independent Non-Executive Director
Dato’ Azlam Shah Alias was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of K-One Technology Berhad on 2 February 2017. He is the member of the Audit & Risk Management Committee.
He holds a Diploma in Business Studies from Mara Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Business Administration, majoring in Finance from Eastern Michigan University, United States of America.
Upon his return from the USA, he embarked on a career journey in 1987 as a Retail Development Representative with Mobil Oil Malaysia Sdn Bhd and later in 1992, moved on as a Retail Development Senior Associate with Esso Malaysia Berhad handling site research on petrol and service stations, retail acquisitions, retail management and divestment portfolios. Subsequently, in 1999, he was posted to ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Private Limited based in Singapore as the Regional Real Estate Sourcing Manager, responsible for managing the outsourcing of Asia Pacific real estates and its rationalization during the merger years of Exxon and Mobil.
In 2001, he returned to Malaysia to join Tesco Malaysia as its Regional Property Director. As part of Tesco’s business expansion strategy in Malaysia, Dato’ Azlam Shah Alias was tasked to lead the Government and Corporate Affairs functions in 2002, to help deliver business expansion plans by developing local supply networks, hypermarkets and superstores and a sustainable distributive network. His portfolio included stakeholder and media engagement while implementing business social responsibility initiatives.
He has been a key member of Tesco Malaysia’s Leadership Board, Legal Compliance and Risk Management and Property Acquisition Committees together with various other internal and external functions.
Dato’ Azlam Shah Alias currently serves as an independent director reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and also the Chairman of Tesco Halal Council. He continues with active involvement in industry advocacy work representing Malaysian International Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MICCI), British-Malaysia Chambers of Commerce and Malaysian Retailers Association (MRA) in various dialogues with the authorities. He was previously on the Boards of European Union-Malaysia Chambers of Commerce and Industry (EU-MCCI) and MRA