UUM ONLINE: 4 January - The appointment of two University key office bearers as new members of the University Management Committee (JPU) has strengthened the university's management machinery to realize UUM’s strategic agenda.
During the UUM Key Office Bearers 2018 Installation Ceremony, Prof. Dr. Haim Hilman Abdullah was appointed as UUM COB Assistant Vice-Chancellor while Prof. Dr. Mohd Amy Azhar Mohd Harif was appointed as the Senior Director of the Enterprise and Financial Source Generation Department.
Prof. Dr. Haim Hilman expressed his appreciation and gratitude for the faith entrusted in him by the Vice-Chancellor and university leadership to lead the UUM COB as the newly elected Assistant Vice-Chancellor which also indirectly made him a member of the JPU.
According to him, he expressed hope to become a constructive member in decision-making at the university's executive level and work closely in collaboration with all members of the JPU, UUM had been on track to continue driving the strategic agenda by becoming the Top 200 world universities by 2020.
At the same time, as the UUM COB Assistant Vice-Chancellor, he and the dean as well as the denizens at UUM COB will ensure that work would be in progress to ensure that the special agenda to position the subject ranking for UUM Business Management or the programme itself would be amongst the top 100 in the world by the year 2020.
"I hope that this aspiration can be realized and together with the denizens of UUM COB, we hope to bring about innovations in which we will truly become a competitive and innovative group in the context of becoming an example to other Business Schools as well as reference to the current Business Schools available.
Meanwhile, Prof. Dr. Mohd Amy Azhar said the establishment of the new department was a strategic move that would organize and empower the university’s financial generation opportunities.
Prof. Dr. Mohd Amy Azhar, a professor at the School of Economics, Finance and Banking, thanked the Vice-Chancellor and university management for putting their trust in him to help the university generate financial resources.
Prof. Dr. Haim Hilman and Prof. Dr. Mohd Amy Azhar were among the 83 University key office bearers who received their respective letters of appointment from Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak at EDC Hotels & Resorts, yeterday.
Translated by Mahaliza Mahadhir
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