BIOGRAPHY

 

The Honourable Dato' Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi

 

CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS:
  Deputy Prime Minister
Office of the Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia
West Block (4th Floor), Perdana Putra Building
 Federal Government Administrative Centre 
62502 PUTRAJAYA
MALAYSIA  


PERSONAL DETAILS

        Name :  Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi

        D.O.B : 4th January 1953

        P.O.B : Kampung Sungai Nipah Darat, Rungkup, Bagan Datoh, Perak, Malaysia.

        Race : Malay

        Spouse : Datin Seri Hamidah Khamis

        Childrens : 5 (2 girls & 3 boys) and 6 grandchildren.

        Awards Conferred : SJMK, SSAP, SPDK, SPMP, DPMK, DMSM, DPMP, AMP, PPT, PJK, JP


EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Primary School : Sekolah Kebangsaan Sungai Balai, Bagan Datoh.

        Secondary School : Sekolah Menengah Agama Izuddin Shah, Ipoh & Sekolah Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang.


HIGHER INSTITUTION

Universiti Malaya, Bachelor of Art (Hons), 1975

Central Bank – STC, Cert. in Banking, 1976

Harvard Business School, Cert. Senior Mgt Dev., 1981

Institute of Marketing – NPC, Diploma in Marketing, 1983

Universiti Putra Malaysia, Master in Science (Corporate Communication), 2000

Universiti Putra Malaysia, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) UPM/Communication Science, 2008


SPECIAL AWARD DURING STUDIES:

       Best Student Corporate Communication Faculty of Modern Language and Communication, UPM.  --  2000