Hamzah bin Bakar is a Malaysian businessperson who has been at the head of 6 different companies and presently occupies the position of Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman at SapuraKencana Technology Sdn. Bhd.
He is also Member of The National Economic Council and on the board of 5 other companies.
In his past career he was Independent Non-Executive Chairman of Valuecap Sdn. Bhd., Chairman for Gas Malaysia Bhd., Chairman at Sapura Energy Bhd. and Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman for SapuraCrest Petroleum Bhd. (a subsidiary of Sapura Energy Bhd.), Chief Executive Officer at KLCC (Holdings) Bhd. and Director, Senior VP-Refining & Marketing at Petroliam Nasional Bhd.
He received an undergraduate degree from Queen's University of Belfast and a graduate degree from the University of Wisconsin.