Tan Sri Abdul Rashid Bin Abdul Manaf was appointed to the Board of EcoWorld Malaysia on 29 November 2013. He was previously the Chairman of the Company and was re-designated as the Founder on 20 March 2015.
Tan Sri Abdul Rashid is a full-time businessman. Before venturing into business, he was a senior partner in a legal firm in Kuala Lumpur until his retirement on 24 August 2006. In 1970, he qualified as a Barrister-at-Law. He started his career in 1970 in the Malaysian Judicial and Legal Service and served as Magistrate, President of the Sessions Court in Klang and Senior Federal Counsel for the Income Tax Department. He left Government Service in 1977.
Tan Sri Abdul Rashid was formerly the Chairman of the Board of S P Setia Berhad (“S P Setia”) from 1997 until 2012.
Currently, he is the Group Chairman of Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad and Chairman of Salcon Berhad.