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Malaysian government official

Jaafar Abu Bakar, Malaysian government official. Fellow Economic Development Institute; member American Management Association, Malaysian Administrative and Diplomatic Service, University Wisconsin Graduate Alumni Association, Kelantan Football Association (deputy president), Royal Kelantan Club (vice president).

Background

Bakar, Jaafar Abu was born on January 1, 1946 in Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia. Son of Abu Bakar and Esah Awang Kechik.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1969. Master of Arts in Public Policy and Administration, University Wisconsin, 1980.

Career

Land administrator Federal Land Development Authority, Kuala Lumpur, 1969-1970. Assistant secretary general Ministry National and Rural Development, 1970-1971, state development officer Penang, Malaysia, 1971-1974, Pahang, Malaysia, 1974-1977, Kelantan, 1978. Deputy general manager Center Trengganu Development (Malaysia) Authority, 1980-1981.

Director, general manager Kelantan State Language Development and Rehabilitation, 1981-1983. Deputy general manager South Kelantan Development Authority, 1983-1984. General manager Kelantan State Economic Development Corporation, since 1984.

Chairman KPK, timber complex. Executive director PKB, investment company.

Membership

Fellow Economic Development Institute. Member American Management Association, Malaysian Administrative and Diplomatic Service, University Wisconsin Graduate Alumni Association, Kelantan Football Association (deputy president), Royal Kelantan Club (vice president).

Connections

Married Khowilah Yusop, April 5, 1971. Children: Ainul Zulman, Ainul Syahrilfazli, Ainul Nizam, Anis Syakirah.

father:
Abu Bakar

mother:
Esah Awang Kechik

spouse:
Khowilah Yusop

child:
Ainul Zulman Bakar

child:
Ainul Syahrilfazli Bakar

child:
Ainul Nizam Bakar

child:
Anis Syakirah Bakar