Dato LatifDr Khali

Datuk Dr. Abd Latif Mohmod
FRIM Director General
E-mail : latif[at]frim.gov.my

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Forestry, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), 1996
  • Masters of Science in Forestry, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), 1992
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), 1984
  • 1985- FRIM Research Officer
  • Since 1987, Head of Program for FRIM’s Small and Medium Industries – World Bank & Malaysian Government
  • 1988-1999, FRIM’s Head of Non-wood Forest Products
  • 1998-2000, International Union Forestry Research Organization (IUFRO) Working Party Coordinator for the Production and Utilization of Bamboo and Related Species
  • 1998-2001, National Coordinator of Zero Waste Utilization Programme on Non-Wood Forest Product
  • 2005-2008, FRIM Deputy Director General (Operation and Corporate)
  • 2009, Vice Chairman of Plant Resources of South East Asia (PROSEA)
  • 2009-2015, Chairman of the Asia Pacific Association of Forestry Research Institutions (APAFRI)
  • 2008-present, Director General of FRIM

Dr Khali Aziz Hamzah
FRIM Deputy Director General (Operation)
FRIM Chief Information Officer (CIO)
E-mail​:​ ​khali[at]frim.gov.my

  • PhD (Geography), University of Reading, United Kingdom, 1997
  • M.Sc., Natural Resources Management, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, 1991
  • B.Sc. (Hons), Forestry, University Putra Malaysia (UPM), 1986
  • Member of the Malaysian Institute of Forester (IRIM) – (AB 114)
  • Member of the Malaysian Geospatial and Remote Sensing Society (M138)
  • Member of the Malaysian Scientific Association (MSA)
  • ITTO Fellowship/small Grants (18/92SX11), 1992

Dato’ Dr Marzalina Mansor
FRIM Deputy Director General (Research)
E-mail: mzalina[at]frim.gov.my

  • MBA (Business Executive), UiTM, Shah Alam, Malaysia, 2007
  • PhD (Biotechnology in Seed Technology), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia, 1995
  • MSc. (Honours) in Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada,1986
  • Conducted 2 post doctorate sessions at :
    • University of Abertay, Dundee, Scotland, 1995 – 1996
    • CSIRO Canberra, Australia, 1997
  • President of Malaysian Bamboo Society – since 2019
  • Member of Malaysian Scientific Association (MSA) – since 2014
  • Member of Malaysian Association of Creativity & Innovation (MACRI) – since 2010
  • Member of Malaysian Arborist Association – since 2013
  • Deputy Director General (Research), July 2019 – Current
  • Senior Director of Forestry Biotechnology Division, FRIM, July 2008 – Feb 2009  and  Nov 2016 – July 2019
  • Senior Director of Research Planning Division, FRIM, 15 Jan 2013 – 12 Nov 2016
  • Senior Director of MYScrim Flagship Project FRIM, Jan 2010 – Dec 2012
  • Senior Director of Drug Discovery Centre FRIM, March – Dec 2009
  • Director of Forest Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Programs, FRIM, Jan 2006 – Jun 2008
  • Director of Forest Biotechnology Program, FRIM, Oct. 2003 – Dec 2005
  • Deputy Director of Biotechnology Division, FRIM, Oct. 2002 – Sept. 2003
  • Head of Seed Technology Section, FRIM, 1995 – 2002
  • Senior Research Officer, 1989 – 1994
  • Research Officer, 1988 – 1989