Hon. Nancy Shukri

Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, Government of Malaysia

Hon. Nancy Shukri is a minister in the Prime Minister’s Department of Malaysia overseeing the following agencies: Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT), Malaysian Innovation Agency (AIM), Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD), Malaysia Nuclear Power Corp (MNPC), and Commercial Vehicle Licensing Board (CVLB) Sabah and Sarawak.

She was born in Kuching to Shukri Mahidi of Malay and Melanau ancestry, and mum Bibi McPherson whose parentage is a mix of Scottish, Iban and Chinese. Nancy is number 10 of six girls and five boys.

She holds a Diploma in Public Administration from ITM, a law degree from University of Hull, England, and an Executive MBA from UiTM/Ohio University. Nancy was in the Legal Division of Kuching North City Hall for almost 12 years followed by five years as a political secretary to then CM Tun Datuk Patinggi Taib Mahmud, who has since 2014 been appointed the Governor.

My Sessions

Innovation Spotlight

Level 6

An interview with the The Honorable Dato’ Sri Nancy Shukri, the Malaysian minister for innovation.