Datuk Mohamad Helmy Othman Basha
Datuk Mohamad Helmy Othman Basha, a Malaysian, was appointed Group Managing Director of SD Guthrie Berhad in July 2019. He is a Yayasan Sime Darby Non-Independent Governing Council Member.

He attended Nottingham Trent University, and later the Emile Woolf College of Accountancy, where he obtained his Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification in 1990. He was admitted as a member of the ACCA in 1996, and later became a Fellow of the ACCA in 2001. He attended Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School in 2019.
Skills & Experience:
Held various positions within the Sime Darby Group since the merger in 2007, including:
  • Head, SD Guthrie Upstream Malaysia
  • Head, SD Guthrie Services and Special Project
  • Chief Operating Officer, Upstream
  • Deputy to Managing Director & Chief Operating Officer, Upstream
Other Credentials:
  • Chairman of the Malaysian Palm Oil Board
  • Malaysian Palm Oil Association Council
  • Malaysian Palm Oil Council’s Board of Trustees
  • National Wages Consultative Council
  • Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants
  • Member of Incorporated Society of Planters
  • Former Chief Executive Officer of Guthrie Ropel Berhad
  • Former Chief Executive Officer of Highlands & Lowlands Berhad
  • Former Indirect Tax Advisor for Shell Malaysia Ltd

Directorships of Public Companies:
  • Group Managing Director, SD Guthrie Berhad
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Last Updated:
04 Jun 2024
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