Datuk Dr. Mohd. Yusoff Sulaiman

Datuk Dr. Mohd. Yusoff Sulaiman is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT). He has headed MIGHT since 2008. MIGHT, an agency under the Prime Minister’s Department, is a unique public-private sector partnership mandated to harness technology for business. Dr. Mohd. Yusoff joined MIGHT in 1995 after a 10-year stint at Universiti Teknologi Mara and another two years in the advertising industry. He specialises in Air Transport Management and holds an MSc. in Transport from the University of Wales, United Kingdom.

He is the Chairman of the Advanced Manufacturing Institute (AMI) and Board Member of Kulim Hi-Tech Park and the Malaysian Automotive Institute, amongst others. He is the Secretary of the Malaysian Aerospace Council and Head of the Joint Secretariat for the Global Science and Innovation Advisory Council (both chaired by the Prime Minister of Malaysia); founding member of the East Asian Society for Transport Studies (EASTS), Tokyo, and member of the Governing Board of the Regional Center for Science and Technology Business Incubator, Economic Operation Organisation (ECO).

Source: Malaysia Global Science and Innovation Advisory Council