A. F. M. Shafiqul Hafiz has been a Managing Director of Johor Land Bhd, a subsidiary of Kulim Malaysia Bhd since May 1, 1988. Mr. Hafiz serves as the Managing Director of Puteri Hotels Sdn Bhd and Chief Executive of Hospitality Business Division. He began his career as an Engineer in Dhaka, East Pakistan in 1968. His career in Malaysia dates back to 1974 when he joined Public Works Department of Malaysia as a Project Engineer. Later he joined Johor Corporation in 1983 and has held various positions within the Group before being appointed as the Chief Executive of the Property Development Division of Johor Corporation since 1991. He serves as Chairman of Hotel Selesa (JB) Sdn Bhd and Johor Corporation Group. He has been a Director of Johor Land Bhd since May 1, 1998 and Tanjung Langsat Port Sdn Bhd since January 1, 2009. He also holds directorships in various other companies within and outside of the Johor Corporation Group. He has been a Vice Chairman of International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) Malaysian Chapter since 2008. He has also been elected as Vice President by FIABCI International for its Asia Pacific Regional Committee for the term 2007 till 2009. He is a National Council Member of FIABCI Malaysian Chapter. He is also registered with the Institute of Engineers, Australia, as a Chartered Professional Engineer. In 1992, he attended a Senior Management Program on Public Enterprise at Harvard, USA. He is graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree majoring in Civil Engineering from East Pakistan University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka in 1967. He also holds a Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Middle East Technical University of Ankara, Turkey which he obtained in 1971.
Johor Land Berhad (JLand) is an integrated property development group with activities covering many facets from property development, construction, property investment, management and manufacturing of building materials and producing natural rubber latex concentrates.
Johor Land Berhad (JLand) is incorporated in 1972, a member of Johor Corporation Group of Companies. The Group has more than 3,000 acres of development land strategically located in Pasir Gudang, Ulu Tiram, Senai, Tampoi and Johor Bahru which will sustain the Group’s property development activities at least for the next 20 years.
JLand’s long term commitment to sustainable development and its ability to respond to the needs of the local market has made JLand a dominant property developer in Johor. This commitment and this ability is made possible through understanding homeowners’ need for quality and functionality. Our success is in giving our customers value for their money and assets with potential for appreciation.
The company currently has a prime land bank of over 3,000 acres in Johor. In its endeavor to be a premier property company in the country it intends to expand its presence throughout Malaysia and the Region and to widen its involvement in other sectors of the property industry. JLand is prepared to develop viable parcels of land in areas outside its present area of operation and to participate in acquiring, developing and owning investment properties.
JLand has been awarded with MS ISO 9002:1994 for Development Of Residential and Commercial properties from SIRIM in August 1999 and in February 2002 JLand managed to upgrade MS ISO 9001 : 2000 Certification for Design Management, Development of Residential and Commercial Properties