Wan Murdani Mohamad

Director, Enabling Ecosystem
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Wan Murdani Mohamad joined Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) in 2001 and currently he is the Director of Enabling Ecosystem. His primary role is to oversee formulation, recommendation and implementation of divisional business strategies and initiatives to support MDEC’s strategic thrusts in championing digital economy. His responsibility includes driving, advocating and facilitating the progression of digital enablers in the identified focus areas that includes data centre, cloud, cybersecurity and digital government eco-systems, attracting catalytic industry players, developing competitive business environment, nurturing capabilities and promoting adoption of digital technologies in key verticals.

He has more than 20 years’ industry experience, which included telecommunication network engineering, business development, project management digital content and services. He currently leads a special project under national economic transformation to position Malaysia as an emerging data centre hub in the region.

Wan Murdani was nominated and elected by the country members of Asia Pacific Telecommunity (APT) to represent the Government of Malaysia, under the then Ministry of Energy, Communications and Multimedia, as a Vice Chairman of Study Group for two terms from 2002 to 2007, where he successfully led the multi-countries dialogues and deliberations on ICT adoption

Wan Murdani graduated with Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Missouri-Rolla, USA in 1994 and also holds Master of Business Administration (Management). He is a registered Professional Engineer with Practicing Certificate with the Board of Engineers Malaysia.