Tan Sri Dr Rahamat Bivi Yusoff is an Independent Non-Executive Director of Ekuiti Nasional Berhad (Ekuinas), a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee and the Chairperson of CSR Committee.
Tan Sri Dr Rahamat was in the Malaysian Civil Service for 36 years, starting out as the Assistant Secretary (Tax Division) in the Ministry of Finance (MOF), and later served in various positions including Director for Budget at MOF, and Deputy Director of Macro Economy Section at EPU, the Project Officer at Institut Tadbiran Awam Negara (INTAN) and Director at Energy Commission. In 2011, she was the Deputy Secretary-General of Treasury, MOF in charge of System and Control Division. Tan Sri Dr Rahamat was appointed as the Director-General of the Economic Planning Unit, Prime Minister’s Department (EPU) in 2011 and retired in October 2017.
She also served as a member of the Board of Director in other agencies such as Malaysia Thailand Joint Authority (MTJA), Federal Land Development Authority (FELDA), Malaysia Deposit Insurance Corporation (PIDM) and MRT Corporation Sdn. Bhd. She is also a council member of Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA), Sabah Economic Development & Investment Authority (SEDIA), Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (RECODA) and East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC).
Upon her retirement, Tan Sri Dr Rahamat was appointed as Chairman of Malaysia Deposit Insurance Corporation (PIDM) and Malaysia Nuclear Energy Corporation as well as the Co-chair of Malaysia Thailand Joint Authority (MTJA). She is also a member of the Board of Director of IOI Corporation.
Tan Sri Dr Rahamat holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences (Economics) (Honours) from Universiti Sains Malaysia and a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Western Michigan, USA. She has also been conferred a PhD from the Australian National University.