TAN SRI DATO'SERI MOHAMED JAWHAR HASSAN
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Mohamed Jawhar served with the government before he joined ISIS Malaysia as Deputy Director-General in May 1990. He was appointed Director-General in March 1997 and was subsequently appointed Chairman and CEO of ISIS Malaysia on 9 January, 2006. He was appointed Chairman ISIS Malaysia on 9 January 2010.
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Jawhar is also Non-Executive Chairman, New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Bhd; Member, Advisory Board, Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission; Distinguished Fellow, Institute of Diplomacy and Foreign Relations (IDFR); Board Member, Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IAIS); Chairman, Malaysian National Committee of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP); Member, International Advisory Board, East West Center, U.S.A; and Member of Securities Commission Malaysia. He is also Expert and Eminent Person, ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) Register.
He was also Co-Chair, Network of East Asia Think-tanks (NEAT) 2005-2006; Chairman, Malaysian National Committee, Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC) 2006-2010; and Co-Chair, Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP) 2007-2009.
Before joining ISIS, his positions in government included Director-General, Department of National Unity; Under-Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs; Director (Analysis) Research Division, Prime Minister’s Department; and Principal Assistant Secretary, National Security Council. He also served as Counselor in the Malaysian Embassies in Indonesia and Thailand.