Hamdan Abdul Majeed spearheads Khazanah Nasional Berhad’s efforts to develop strategies and investments to catalyze growth and development in the northern region of Malaysia. He also serves as Executive Director of ThinkCity, whose mission is to create urban revitalization in the George Town UNESCO World Heritage site. ThinkCity launched Asia’s first Business Improvement District and has proven so successful that its programs are being replicated throughout Malaysia. On his fellowship, Majeed deepened his understanding of urban regeneration; explored innovative ways of creating greater sustainability in cities; and examined the role that technology plays in regional economic development and growth.

Organization

Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Government of Malaysia

Title

Director

Areas of Interest

Energy, Environment, Leadership training/development, Urban Planning
  • hamdan majeed

Program Year

2012

Program

Multi-Nation Program

Country of Origin

Malaysia

Destination Country

United States