PETALING JAYA: Datuk Dr Othman Omar has been appointed a director of FGV Holdings Bhd with effect from Monday following a reshuffle in the plantation group.
FGV said in a filing with Bursa Malaysia that Datuk Ab Ghani Mohd Ali had tendered his resignation as a director on the same day.
It said that following Ab Ghani’s resignation, Datuk Muzzammil Mohd Nor also resigned as he was the alternate director to Ab Ghani.
Othman is the group executive chairman of KL Entrepreneurs Experience Sdn Bhd (KLEX) and other KLEX Group subsidiaries.
He is also president of the Empire Business Club; executive chairman of KLIX Academy Sdn Bhd and co-founder of deeds.com.my (social/CSR online platform).
As for Ab Ghani, he was the deputy director-general (economic development) of Felda from 2015-2017 and director-general from 2017-2018.
Meanwhile, Muzzammil is the deputy director-general (management) of Felda since 2015.