Tunku Shazuddin appointed Naza Italia chairman
PETALING JAYA: Naza Italia Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of privately-held conglomerate Naza Corp Holdings Sdn Bhd, has appointed Tunku Datuk Shazuddin Ariff ibni Sultan Sallehuddin as chairman.
Naza Italia, part of the automotive arm of Naza Corp, distributes luxury marques Ferrari and Maserati in Malaysia. Naza Corp group executive chairman/chief executive officer SM Nasaruddin SM Nasimuddin said in a press statement: “Tunku Shazuddin brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise that we firmly believe will add value, instill good corporate governance practices and provide effective leadership to steer Naza Italia towards achieving long-term success and deliver sustainable value to the automotive group.” Tunku Shazuddin, who holds a degree in design and marketing from Kansas Wesleyan University, will be a key advisor on strategies to elevate Naza Italia as a top dealer in South-East Asia. He has experience in both the public and private sectors, having worked with local and international companies.
He also provides consultancy services to various state and government departments on acquisition of new technologies and funding for agricultural and tourism activities, in addition to being a board member of several other companies.