Petronas Chemical has appointed Datin Seri Sunita Mei-Lin Rajakumar as its new Independent Director effective July 1.
She is a professional independent director and a strong advocate of the importance of governance in general and risk management. Datin Sunita is also the Chairman of Climate Governance Malaysia which is the country chapter of the World Economic Forums Climate Governance Initiative, the second in the world and the first in Asia-Pacific, which has organised almost 100 events since its launch in May 2019, with over 4000 subscribers to its newsletter.
Datin Sunita is a Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia, a member of the Global Advisory Board of Nottingham University’s School of Business, the Advisory Panel of the UN Global Compact Malaysia Sustainability Center of Excellence, the External Advisory Committee for Sunway University Master in Sustainable Development Management and supports the CEO Action Network, an industry-led initiative to increase sustainability and climate resilience. She is also the Chairman of Bursa-listed Dutch Lady Milk Industries Berhad, MCIS Insurance (a member of the Sanlam group), and Zurich General Insurance, as well as a trustee at 6 charitable