Muhamad bin Abdul Kadir is a Malaysian businessperson who has been at the head of 9 different companies and presently holds the position of Independent Non-Executive Chairman for Solution Group Bhd., Chairman of Valuecap Sdn. Bhd., Independent Non-Executive Chairman for Sun Life Malaysia Assurance Bhd., Chairman of Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn. Bhd., Chairman of Mara Corp. Sdn. Bhd., Chairman of Orissa Wicomm (M) Sdn Bhd, Chairman of Sun Life Malaysia Takaful Bhd. and Chairman at CIMB Middle East BSC. Muhamad bin Abdul Kadir is also on the board of 11 other companies.
In the past he occupied the position of Independent Non-Executive Chairman for CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd., Deputy Secretary-Operations at Malaysia Ministry of Finance, Secretary General at Malaysia Ministry of Human Resources, Secretary at Malaysia Ministry of Education & Higher Learning, Member of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and Deputy Director at National Institute of Public Administration.
He received an undergraduate degree and a graduate degree from the University of Malaya, an MBA from the University of Massachusetts, a doctorate from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and a graduate degree from Universiti Teknologi MARA.