Datuk Nik Ahmad Faizul Abdul Mallek

Vice President of Special Projects of the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT).

    DATUK  NIK AHMAD FAIZUL MALLEK is currently Vice President of the Malaysian Industry- Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT). With over 25 years experience in tech-centric industry development, he has led the implementation of several mission oriented national initiatives and projects namely the National Technology Foresight Project, Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Strategic Plan) and Innovation SME Certification Program (1-InnoCERT). He is currently the National Project Director for Sustainable Cities Malaysia with the objective to promote more holistic and integrated approach in addressing the city agenda. In February 2018, he was awarded the ‘Top 50 Smart City Leaders’ at the World Smart Cities Congress 2018 in Mumbai, India.

    From 2015 to 2017, he was assigned to Hitachi Headquarters in Tokyo as General Manager of Management Planning Office – Strategy Planning Division. Currently, he holds the position of Chief Commercial Officer, responsible for commercializing Hitachi’s Social Innovation Businesses in Asia Pacific. Mr Mui is also actively involved in Hitachi’s strategy development for Smart City Digital EcoSystem.