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Ahmad Amzad Hashim

Ahmad Amzad bin Hashim (Jawi احمد امزاد بن هاشيم; born 15 January 1970) is a Malaysian politician. He serves in the Cabinet of Malaysia as the Deputy Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation since 10 March 2020.

Background



He was born on January 15, 1970, at Kuala Terengganu General Hospital (HBKT).

He received his education at the Sultan Mahmud Secondary School of Science (SESMA), an elite school at the time in Terengganu and a graduate of accounting in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Career



Upon completing his studies, he established his name in the field of shipping with MSET Shipbuilding Corporation SDN. BHD as the Managing Director from 1995 to 2004, raising the name of the company to the name of Southeast Asia.

Personal Life



He is married to Suriati Abidin in 1992. On February 12, 2016, Hajah Suriati passed away from pancreatic cancer. Later, Amzad married Dr. Nur Diana Ahmad Takri in 2017. Haji Amzad now has 9 children, 5 sons and 4 daughters.

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