The Board of Director
Dato’ Sri Mohamed Bin Abid
Non-independent Non-Executive Director
Yg Bhg Dato’ Sri Mohamed Bin Abid studied Business Management at The MARA Institute of Technology and was admitted as a Member of the British Institute of Management. He was conferred the award of “Sri Sultan Ahmad Shah Pahang” by His Royal Highness the Sultan of Pahang in October 2008, that carries the title of Dato’ Sri.
He started his career as a Shipping Executive and was later promoted to Manager in P & O Steam Navigation Co. Ltd, Singapore & London from 1964 to 1973. In 1974, he joined MISC Coastal Services Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MISC Berhad as Marketing Manager and was promoted to Director/Chief Executive Officer in 1980, a position he held till 1983.
Subsequently, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of MISC Agencies Sdn Bhd until 1986. In 1987, he was appointed as Managing Director of East & West Maritime Sdn Bhd. In 1989, he founded and established JB Distripark Sdn Bhd and held the position of Executive Director. On 1 July 1995, he joined the Board of TA Enterprise Berhad, a public listed company as Executive Director. He was re-designated as the Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of TA Enterprise Berhad on 5 October 2009 and holds the position to-date.
He is also the Chairman of Advisory Board of Tesco Stores (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd since 2006.
He has extensive experience in the shipping industry and has held various senior positions, both locally and overseas. Over the years, his established network of local and international business contacts have been invaluable to the development and growth of the TA Group. In addition, he has also actively been involved in building the corporate as well as public image of the TA Group of Companies.
He also sits on the Board of TA Global Berhad, a public listed company and a number of companies within the TA Global Berhad Group.