Tajuddin Abdul LatifGroup Chief Executive Officer and Founder Star Medik Sdn. Bhd.
Passionate and Bold
He obtained his tertiary education in Medical Science at Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey and ventured into various businesses right after studying. He had his hand in tourism, trading, IT, consulting, medical and many others. Upon returning to Malaysia, he joined an American management consultant and a Medical trading company before founding Star Medik in 2005. In the industry, he is well known for his expertise in medical ventilator having deep knowledge in both clinical and technical information on a ventilator. He is credited in the country for developing Switzerland based Medical Ventilator brand Hamilton as one of the keys and preferred ventilator in the country with various training programs, advisory and hand-on patients. On many occasions, he was sought for his advises during critical medical cases. Hence, he is trusted by the Health Ministry to deliver product and training nationwide during the medical crisis and pandemic including during Avian Influenza, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS, MERS-Cov and the recent COVID19 Pandemic. He is a critical figure in developing and selecting the key products for manufacturing and export.
Johari Abu KasimGroup Managing Director
Insightful and Critical Thinking
He graduated from the University of Kentucky United States of America and a banker by training. He served HSBC Holding and then Citibank Bhd for over 12 years. He has diverse exposures in many industries post banking, including Telecommunication, Investment, and Oil & Gas. He has extensive experience in managing corporate finances for local and international companies, quoted and unquoted, and has partaken in various turning around exercises, merger, acquisitions etc. He is also active participants in many NGOs and Non Profit Organisations and currently the Deputy President of Persatuan Pengilang Peranti Perubatan Malaysia (PERANTIM).
Mahalia AbdullahDeputy Chief Executive Officer
An engineer by background, graduated from Polytechnic Sultan Salehuddin Abdul Aziz Shah, Shah Alam, Selangor in Biomedical Engineering. She has broad understanding and experience intensive care ventilator, she is in charged in sales & marketing, government tender and product development. She was also specially trained by Hamilton Medical AG in Switzerland to serve customer requirement for aftersales training and services.
Mohd Yusri Md. YusofInternal Advisor
A new member of the Star Medik clan, Mr. Yusri acts as the internal advisor for Star Medik. He was recruited to Star Medik due to his latest admirable position as the chairman of Cement and Concrete Association of Malaysia and he also was the Managing Director of Cement Industries of Malaysia Berhad. Before that, he had many other impressive major roles, he was the managing director in a public listed company and he was also involved in the banking sector at the early stages of his career.
Mohd Khairil SaidManaging Director, Tropical Bioessence Sdn. Bhd.
Curious and creative, Mr Khairil is the founder of Tropical Bioessence (TBESB), he worked at Melaka Institute of Biotechnology as a research officer specializing in botanical extract and essential oils for aromatherapy. Currently, he holds the position of TBE’s Managing Director under the enlarged company of Star Medik after Star Medik acquired his company at the end of 2020. Mr Khairil discovered the radical power of essential oils throughout his research and with the establishment of Tropical Bioessence, he was able to share his incomparable knowledge with people around the world, improving their health and revamp their lives.
Izham IstarManaging Director, ATM Tourism & Travel Corporation (M) Sdn. Bhd.
Adventurous and a risk-taker, Mr Izham is the founder of ATN Travel and Tours, he had lived in Turkey for more than a decade and had partnered with Balkan, Turkish and ex-USSR countries for more than two decades. Mr Izham’s initial tourism experience was with ISPA Tours and Transpotation Inc., some of his first jobs include hosting TV3’s Jejak Rasul, as well as delegating for the Sultan of Kelantan. Eventually, he established ATN Tourism and Travel based in Turkey, Malaysia and a few laters in Indonesia as a wholesale package provider to local travel agents in those three countries. ATN joined Star Medik at the end of 2020.