Muhamad bin Abdul Kadir is a Malaysian businessperson who has been at the head of 7 different companies. Presently, he occupies the position of Independent Non-Executive Chairman of Sun Life Malaysia Assurance Bhd., Chairman at Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn. Bhd., Chairman at Orissa Wicomm (M) Sdn Bhd, Chairman of Sun Life Malaysia Takaful Bhd., Independent Non-Executive Chairman for Solution Group Bhd. and Chairman at CIMB Middle East BSC. Dr. Bin Abdul Kadir is also on the board of 13 other companies.
In his past career he was Independent Non-Executive Chairman at CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd., Deputy Secretary at Malaysia Ministry of Education & Higher Learning, Deputy Secretary-Operations at Malaysia Ministry of Finance, Secretary General at Malaysia Ministry of Human Resources, Deputy Director at National Institute of Public Administration and Member of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
He received an undergraduate degree and a graduate degree from the University of Malaya, an MBA from the University of Massachusetts, a doctorate from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and a graduate degree from Universiti Teknologi MARA.