Dato' Mohamad Razali bin Mohamad Rahim, aged 63, was appointed as Chairman of Pelaburan MARA on The August 3rd 2023.
Dato’ Razali worked for a number of organisations both multi-national and local. On his return from the United States with a Masters in Business Administration in 1981, he started at Pernas-Sime Darby where he went through the Finance Department, Marketing and Operations in the Trading Company and Motor Division.
He was also stationed in Japan for a year with a Japanese Soho Sosha. In 1984, he joined Citibank NA where he rose to the position of Vice President and Group Head overseeing the Real Estate Division as well as all Public Sector Loans.
He was also the Real Estate Specialist for Asia and Oceania. In 1997 he joined SP Setia as Executive Director and was responsible for the construction of the Prime Ministers' Office and the Prime Ministers' Residence in Putrajaya as well as all the housing units under the joint venture. After SP Setia, he went into Islamic Banking with Abrar Discounts Berhad. Dato' Razali was also with the MIDF group where he headed the Group’s Business Development Division. He also had stints in Premier Nalfin Berhad, Wembley Industries Berhad and Khee San Berhad.