Chief Human Capital Officer
Farid Basir is the Chief Human Capital Officer of Telekom Malaysia where he works in direct and daily partnership with the Chief Executive Officer, the Group Leadership Team and across the telco to establish, foster, position, and reinforce a high performing cultural environment for current and prospective employees. Spanning over two decades of career collaborations with captains of industries, Farid Basir comes with a wealth of professional insights in structuring winning work culture, admirable management leadership and engaging interpersonal relationships that drive business results. He attained international recognition when he was conferred the "Upcoming Personality in Islamic Finance 2017 " award at the Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) 2017 held at Kazakhstan and “CHRO of the Year” award at the World HRD Congress 2018 held at Mumbai. Presently, he is a council member of the Malaysian Employer Federation, and strongly advocates leadership excellence initiatives for the younger generation of workforce.