Message from Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid Bugo
Here at Saora, we give utmost priority to our core values. Values that drive our team and our business, guide our decisions and motivate us. One of these values is integrity.
I am proud that it is integrity that defines our relationship within our team, with our business partners and beneficiaries. In these valuable relationships we put ourselves responsible to be accountable, trustworthy and reliable in providing the specific products and services needed by the community around us.
We have put in time and resources in designing our products and services with utmost attention. We take pride in delivering foremost affordable solutions that will be able to fulfil the different needs of the community without compromising quality, safety and the environment. With the stronghold of corporate values, product and services that we have in Saora, we are looking forward to forging stronger ties with our stakeholders and building new allies in our effort to encourage the usage of green technological solutions.
I wish to acknowledge and thank each and every one of our current partners who have collaborated with us, trusted us with their mandate and together upheld the human values we hold dearly at Saora.
Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid Bugo Profile
Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid Bugo’s active involvement in causes that reflect his philanthropic and humanitarian embodies the values of Saora.
A distinguished board member of Saora Industries since 2016, Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid is also serving as the Chairman of Yayasan Kemajuan Insan Sarawak and the Chairman of the State Library Sarawak. He is a council member of the Institute of Integrity Malaysia, a member of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Advisory Committee and a member of the National Water Services Commission.
At present, Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid is the Chairman of Sarawak Consolidated Industries Berhad and sits on the boards of Sapura Resources Berhad, Sime Darby Berhad Group and X-Fab Silicon Foundries S.E.
Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid brings with him years of experience in various industries including serving as the Administration manager, Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd (“Malaysia LNG”), the first General Manager of the Land Custody and Development Authority, Sarawak, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Resource Planning, Sarawak, and the State Secretary of Sarawak. He has lent his expertise as a board member of major industry players namely Malaysian Airlines System Berhad, Malaysia LNG, the Employees Provident Fund Board, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak and Universiti Putra Malaysia. He was also the Founding Chairman of the Sarawak Biodiversity Centre.
Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid graduated from Canterbury University, New Zealand, with a Bachelor and a Master of Arts in economics. He also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching and a Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies from Harvard institute of Development Studies, USA. He was honoured with a Ph.D (Commerce) by Lincoln University, New Zealand. Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr) Hamid is a recipient of an Excellence Award from the American Association of Conservation Biology.