Yusof bin Basiran is a Malaysian businessperson who has been the head of 5 different companies and currently holds the position of Independent Non-Executive Chairman of CB Industrial Product Holding Bhd. and Chairman of TH Ladang (Sabah & Sarawak) Sdn. Bhd.
He is also on the board of Sime Darby Motors Sdn. Bhd. and Sime Darby Plantation Bhd. and Member of Malaysian Scientific Association, Member of Malaysian Oil Scientists & Technologists Association and Member of The Incorporated Society of Planters.
He previously occupied the position of Chief Executive Officer of Malaysian Palm Oil Council, President of Academy of Sciences Malaysia, General Director at Palm Oil Research Institute of Malaysia, General Director at Malaysian Palm Oil Board and Independent Non-Executive Chairman at TH Plantations Bhd.
Yusof bin Basiran received an undergraduate degree from the University of Canterbury, a doctorate from The University of Stirling, a graduate degree and an MBA from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and a graduate degree from the University of North London.