Mr. Norhalim Yunus

CEO, Malaysian
Technology Development Corporation(MTDC)
Biography Session Topic
Dato’ Norhalim is the Chief Executive Officer of Malaysian Technology Development
Corporation (MTDC). MTDC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the investment arm of the Malaysian Government.

As the CEO of MTDC, he has extensive experience in the commercialisation of public sector universities’ research results, early stage technology ventures, innovation policy development and fund management. He is one of the pioneers in the commercialisation of R&D results from public universities/research institutes in Malaysia and has played many roles related to the overall development of the Malaysian technology commercialisation ecosystem; as a venture capital fund manager, government fund manager, incubator manager and as industry expert in various public sector innovation-related committees for the past 30 years.