KPJ Healthcare Berhad (KPJ), Malaysia's leading provider of private healthcare services, held its 27th Annual General Meeting successfully through live stream today, in line with the standard operating procedures during the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO). The meeting was chaired by Chairman, YBhg Dato’ Yusli Mohamed Yusoff. Also present were KPJ’s President & Managing Director, Encik Ahmad Shahizam Mohd Shariff, and the Vice President of Group Finance & Investor Relations, Puan Norhaizam Mohammad.
The AGM marked a landmark year for shareholders, where KPJ was able to register its highest ever performance in 2019. YBhg Dato’ Yusli expressed KPJ’s appreciation for the shareholders’ continuous support. The meeting, overall, went well and all the resolutions tabled to the shareholders were passed. The meeting also highlighted the appointment of KPJ’s new President & Managing Director, Encik Ahmad Shahizam, who came on board on 1 July 2020.
YBhg Dato’ Yusli emphasised that KPJ was committed to continuing its strong upwards trajectory, saying “Despite the challenging economic scenario and global impact of Covid-19, KPJ will continue to strengthen its sustainability and resilience, primarily by improving the efficiency of its operations and prioritising cost controls to improve margins. Through the execution of its priorities, the Group aims to deliver sustainable shareholder value, build profitability and make a positive impact in the communities in which it operates”.