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CMS appoints new Group Chairman

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Tan Sri Abdul Rashid bi Abdul Manaf has taken up the position of Group Chairman of Malaysian cement producter, Cahya Mata Sarawak (CMS). He takes over the position of Interim Group Chairman, Dato Sri Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib, who will resume the role of Deputy Group Chairman.

“With his many years of experience and knowledge of the business and corporate world, Tan Sri Abdul Rashid’s appointment will prove pivotal to the growth of CMSB, helping build on our progressive outlook as a group of companies fundamental to the future growth and development of Sarawak,” said Dato Isaac Lugun, Group CEO – Corporate of CMS.

Tan Sri Abdul Rashid has a distinguished legal career, starting in the Malaysia Judicial and Legal Service in 1970, before starting in private practice in 1997. He has held several key positions in Malaysian companies, including the chairmanship of several companies on the Malaysian stock exchange.

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