KUALA LUMPUR: FGV Holdings Bhd has appointed Datuk Dzulkifli Abd Wahab, (pic) who was a former director general (DG) of the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), as its chairman.
The appointment will take effect from April 1.
In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, FGV said Dzulkifli has 35 years of experience in the plantation field. He was appointed the DG of Felda in 2009, where he held the position for three years until 2012.
“During his tenure as the DG of Felda, Dzulkifli oversaw over 450,000ha of plantation consisting of palm oil and rubber and executed a myriad of action plans to continuously drive the socio-economic values of 112,635 settlers and their families,"it said.