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S. Samy Vellu Edit Profile

Malaysian government official

S. Samy Vellu, Malaysian government official. Recipient Order of Diplomatic Service Merit, Republic of Korea, Grand Officer of Order of Merit, Republic of Italy, Man of Year award, International Road Federation of Las Vegas, 1989. Member of Malaysian Institute of Architects, Royal Institute of British Architects.

Background

Vellu, S. Samy was born on March 8, 1936 in Malaysia.

Career

Architect; member House of Representatives, Malaysian Parliament, 1974. Senior member Malaysian Cabinet, since 1978. Deputy minister Ministry of Local Government and Housing, 1978—1979.

Partner National Front Coalition, 1979. Minister Ministry of Works, 1979—1985, since 1995, Ministry of Energy, Telecommunications, & Posts, 1985—1995. Founder, chairman Maju Institute Educational Development.

Membership

Member of Malaysian Institute of Architects, Royal Institute of British Architects.