Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Siti Norma Yaakob

Malaysia Competition Commission (Kuala Lumpur)
Chairman

Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Siti Norma Yaakob was first called to the English Bar in 1962. Her career achievements marked many firsts for women in the Judicial and Legal Service of Malaysia. She rose to become the first woman to be appointed to an executive position in the Judicial and Legal Service in 1963 and was elevated to the High Court Bench in 1983. In 1994 she was appointed as a Court of Appeal Judge and as a Federal Court Judge in 2001. Sworn in as Chief Judge of Malaya on 8 February 2005, Tan Sri Siti Norma subsequently retired in January 2007. On January, 2008, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts appointed Tan Sri Siti Norma as one of their six new judges, becoming the first female judge to join the DIFC Courts. Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Siti Norma currently sits on the Boards of the following companies: 1) Chairman of RAM Holdings Berhad; 2) Chairman of RAM Rating Services Berhad; 3) Chairman of the Malaysia Competition Commission; 4) Director of the National Electricity Board of Malaysia; 5) Director of the Central Bank of Malaysia; 6) Pro-Chancellor of University of Malaya

Linked authors

APEC (Singapore)
Indonesian Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition (Jakarta)
Competition Commission of Singapore
ICF International (Hong Kong)
ESSEC Business School (Cergy)
Talwar, Thakore & Associates (New Delhi)
University of Hong Kong
RBB Economics (Melbourne)
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