KUALA LUMPUR, 17th April 2018 – YTM Dato’ Tunku Shazuddin Ariff Ibni Sultan Sallehuddin has been appointed to the board of Naza Italia Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Naza Corporation Holdings, as the company’s chairman, according to a statement from the company. Naza Italia distributes Ferrari and Maserati vehicles in Malaysia.
Tunku Shazuddin graduated from Kansas Wesleyan University with a major in design and marketing. His career portfolio includes valuable experience in the public and private sectors, and in both local and international companies. In 2005, he formed his own corporate agency that led to his appointment as the major shareholder for both Rethink Sdn Bhd and Reka 3 Sdn Bhd. He also provides consultancy services to various state and government departments on acquisition of new technologies and funding for agricultural and tourism activities, in addition to providing insights and counsel as a valued Board Member for several companies.
SM Nasaruddin SM Nasimuddin, Group Executive Chairman/CEO, Naza Corporation Holdings said, “Tunku Shazuddin brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise that we firmly believe will add value, instill good corporate governance practices and provide effective leadership to steer Naza Italia towards achieving long-term success and deliver sustainable value to the Automotive Group.”
“Tunku Shazuddin will be the key advisor on strategic direction to elevate Naza Italia as the official distributor of Ferrari and Maserati in Malaysia and continue to be a top dealer in Southeast Asia. The Naza Group extends its warmest welcome to Tunku Shazuddin to its Board of Directors,” he added.
Currently, Tunku Shazuddin serves as Director of Seri Libana Sdn Bhd and Executive Chairman of Berjaya Food Berhad..