Two new promotions at MACC
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian AntiCorruption Commission (MACC) director of investigations Datuk Azam Baki was promoted yesterday as the commission’s deputy chief commissioner (operations).
Azam succeeded his former boss Datuk Seri Mohd Shukri Abdull, 56, who retired on Monday.
MACC said its director of community education, Datuk Shamshun Baharin, will also assume the post of deputy chief commissioner and will take charge of matters related to graft prevention.
He replaces Datuk Mustafar Ali, who was seconded to helm the Immigration Department as director-general.
MACC has undergone several reshuffles since July.
Its chief commissioner Tan Sri Abu Kassim Mohamed stepped down on Aug 1 after being appointed to the Austrianbased International Anti-Corruption Academy as a board member and visiting expert. – by Charles Ramendran
Shamshun (left) and Azam.