Damansara Realty appoints new EDs

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Graphic By TMR

DAMANSARA Realty Bhd (DBhd) has appointed its former group CEO Brian Iskandar Zulkarim and company subsidiary, HC Duraclean Sdn Bhd, MD Azhari Abdul Halim as its new EDs, effective on Monday. Brian Iskandar will also be the group MD.

DBhd chairman Datuk Ahmad Zahri Jamil said in a statement that Brian Iskandar’s appointment will strongly support the company’s vision towards becoming the preferred assets and facilities management solutions provider.

Previously, Brian Iskandar was General Manager of Transformation Management at Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB).

Appointed as DBhd’s Group Chief Executive Officer on 1 September 2016, Brian Iskandar was responsible for the implementation of a strategic restructuring plan that returned DBhd to profitability in 2017 and brought its fourth straight quarter of profit in the first quarter ended 31 March 2018.

Meanwhile, Azhari began his career at Johor Corp in various positions, which led him to becoming a GM at the company’s subsidiary, Johor Franchise Development Sdn Bhd.

Ahmad Zahri said Azhari is essential in ensuring the board composition reflects the relevant business expertise needed for the company to grow.