Dato’ Seri Jamil Bidin
Dato’ Seri Jamil Bidin, is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC), an agency under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry of Malaysia. He is an Accountant by profession and holds a Master Degree in Business Administration (Finance) from UK.
Prior to his current position, he was the Corporate Advisor of KUB Malaysia Berhad, a main board conglomerate with business in information and communication technology, education and training, food beverage, events, energy, property development and construction.
With more than 35 years involvement in the corporate sector, he has been appointed as Director on the Board of several companies in Malaysia and overseas with interests in financial services, manufacturing, aviation and aerospace, advisory and consultancy etc.
He has been selected and ranked among the 50 Global leaders as worldwide personalities actively involved in the Islamic Economy, Islamic Finance and the halal industry in 2015 by ISLAMICA 500. In August 2017, he received The Brandlaureate Most Eminent Brand Icon Leadership Award in Halal Industry as a recognition of his leadership contribution towards the halal industry.
Dato’ Jamil Bidin will be speaking on ‘How Halal Certification plays role in non-food products’.