Dato’ Zulfikri bin Osman is the current Deputy Director General (Entrepreneurship) of Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA). His academic credentials in Accounting and Business-related support the leadership and direction he has taken throughout his career.
Dato’ Zulfikri bin Osman has over 30 years of experience in various positions in entrepreneurship, education, and investment in the public and private sector. Dato’ Zulfikri Osman spent his early career with the News Straits Times and Auto Bavaria, after which he ventured into various roles focusing on entrepreneurship development with MARA.
He has been instrumental in engaging industry players and government agencies to respond to market needs in the region. His involvement in high-impact related business exploration since 2014 has shifted MARA to the new entrepreneurial segment recognized by the nation. In 2015, he was appointed as a member of the Malaysia Aerospace Council, a national steering body dedicated to development in the aerospace industry in Malaysia. He is also a Board member of several GLC companies.