President & CEO, MIGHT
Datuk Dr Mohd Yusoff Sulaiman is the President & Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Industry-Government Group For High Technology (MIGHT) an agency under the Prime Minister’s Department. MIGHT is a Private-Public Partnership platform focused on harnessing technology for business.
He specializes in Technology Management and holds a Ph.D from Universiti Teknikal Melaka Malaysia (UTeM) and M.Sc from the University of Wales, UK. He is currently the Chairman of MIGHT Technology Nurturing (MTN) and a few technology-related organisations including A-Bio Sdn Bhd, Putra Eco Ventures Inc (PEV) and MyBiomass Sdn Bhd. He sits as a Director to the Board of Kulim Technology Park Corporation Sdn Bhd (KTPC), Aerospace Malaysia Innovation Center (AMIC), Malaysian Automotive Institute (MAI) and Melaka Green Tech Corporation (MGTC). He is the Secretariat Head for the Global Science and Innovation, Advisory Council (GSIAC) chaired by the Prime Minister of Malaysia and Council Member of Malaysia Aerospace Council (MAC).
He is a member of the Governing Board of the Malaysian Foresight Institute, and Isfahan Regional Centre for Science and Technology Business Incubator (IRIS) appointed by UNESCO. He is a Fellow of the ASEAN Academy of Engineering & Technology (AAET) and the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM).
Technology is reshaping business across industries and sectors, from manufacturing to food production, from logistics to energy. It is enabling new business models and allowing for a massive boost in resource utilization and efficiency. Despite the positive effects that can be anticipated, businesses, job markets and societies will struggle to adapt. A key issue for […]