Farid Basir

Winner of MIA Impact Circle Stellar CxO Award - Adj. Prof. Farid Basir is a distinguished leader who holds prominent roles across a spectrum of esteemed institutions. He leads strategic human capital programs as MBSB Bank’s Chief People Officer and Vice President of the Malaysian Employers Federation. He additionally serves as an Adjunct Professor at UNITAR International University. His influence extends to the Malaysian Productivity Corporation, the National Labour Advisory Council, and the TalentCorp Industry Advisory Council. Farid’s worldwide recognition includes receiving the “Upcoming Personality in Islamic Finance 2017” award at the Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) 2017 in Kazakhstan. His expertise was further recognised when he was named “CHRO of the Year” at the World HRD Congress in 2018. The Asia HRD Awards 2022, an accolade honoring his remarkable contributions to the field of Human Resource Development, marks the pinnacle of his achievements.