Group Executive Director
Datuk Syed Ahmad Alwee Alsree joined CMS on 17 February 2004 and assumed his current position as the Group Executive Director on 19 August 2008.
Datuk Syed Ahmad is responsible for developing strong partnerships with the CMS’ Board of Directors and its corresponding committees and management in formulating and driving critical board agendas which will impact positively on shareholders’ returns, and CMS’ long-term sustainable growth and profitability.
Prior to joining CMS, he practised law in Singapore for over ten (10) years.
Datuk Syed Ahmad graduated with a Bachelor of Law (LL.B.) degree from the National University of Singapore. He completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2012.
Datuk Syed Ahmad is the Deputy Chairman of Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad and SACOFA Sdn Bhd. He is also a director of KKB Engineering Berhad, SIG Gases Berhad and Kenanga Islamic Investors Berhad. He is the Chairman of Kenanga Investors Berhad, CMS Cement Sdn Bhd, CMS Cement Industries Sdn Bhd, CMS Education Sdn Bhd, CMS Land Sdn Bhd, CMS Roads Sdn Bhd, CMS Pavement Tech Sdn Bhd, HELP IBRACO CMS Sdn Bhd and a director of several CMS subsidiaries.
Datuk Syed Ahmad is the brother-in-law of Dato Sri Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib (a director of CMS), Jamilah Hamidah Taib (a major shareholder of CMS) and Dato Sri Sulaiman Abdul Rahman Taib (a substantial shareholder of CMS). He is a son in-law of the late Lejla Taib (a major shareholder of CMS) and the spouse of Dato Hajjah Hanifah Hajar Taib-Alsree (a major shareholder of CMS).