Presently, Muhammad Alias bin Muhammad Ali holds the position of Chairman for Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd. and Co-Secretary of Seri Pacific Corp. Sdn. Bhd.
He is also on the board of Yayasan KLK Foundation and Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng Foundation.
In the past he held the position of Chairman of KUB Malaysia Bhd. and Chairman for Cerebos Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
He received an undergraduate degree from National University of Singapore and an undergraduate degree from the University of Malaya.