Microsoft has announced the appointment of Mohd Azharuddin Mat Sah as the lead for its public sector division in Malaysia. In this role, Mohd Azharuddin will be focused on Microsoft Malaysia’s ongoing commitment to transforming Malaysia together with government, education, health and other public sector organizations as they move into a new era of citizen services by maximizing the capabilities of their technology investments, reduce overall costs, and boost productivity.

Mohd Azharuddin comes to Microsoft Malaysia with experience from his involvement in GLC Transformation Programme and Government Transformation Programme, marketing, business development and human resources.

Before joining Microsoft, Mohd Azharuddin was Senior Vice President, Special Projects, Managing Director’s Office at Khazanah Nasional. He was also previously attached to PEMANDU in the Prime Minister’s Department focusing on urban public transport. Prior to joining Khazanah Nasional, Azhar spent more than 10 years in Shell Malaysia and Shell International in London in the LNG business and human resources.