|Name||Dr Hj Kamaruddin DSP Hj Talib|
Block A, Unit 2, 2nd Floor, Q-lap Complex, Simpang 88,
Dr Hj Kamaruddin DSP Hj Talib is the Executive Director of K&H Reminttance Services, a financing remittance and general trading services for overseas workers and the Director of ABMS Co Sdn Bhd, a building maintenance (Electrical, Mechanical and Janitorial) service company. He is also the Chairman of Bureau Veritas, an accredition company and third party inspectors for marine survey and building materials and health hazard specifically on food inspection (HACCP) and quality, health, safety and environment; Aryaduta Sdn Bhd, a trading & constructions company; and KP Mineral & Chemical (B) Sdn Bhd, a chemical supply company for water treatment plants.
Dr Hj Kamaruddin started his career in the public sector in 1976 where he was a senior officer in the Department of Security and Intelligence and the Politcial Research Anaysis Department, Ministry Of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The latter was the foundation for the current Brunei Researh Department. After 14 years in the public sector, he embarked on a entrepreneurial pursuit that led to the formation of pioneer companies that are active in the leading service industries of remittance, building maintenance, standards and other support services in the construction space.
He has acquired over 20 years of experience in the management of diverse projects, and an understanding of how business is conducted in Brunei Darussalam. This has led to his active involvment in the sustainable development of MSMEs where he is the current President of Brunei Malay Chambers of Commerce and Industry and the National Chambers of Commerce and Industry Brunei Darussalam (2015-2018). By the consent of His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam, he was appointed by the Energy and Industry Department under the Prime Minister’s Office as a member of the Board of Director for DARe, an agency committed toward the sustainable development of MSMEs. As a representative of the private sector, he is also a members of Peneraju Strategi Ekonomi for non-oil and gas sector, trade and macro.
He has been awarded P.S.B (The Most Blessed Order of Setia Negara Brunei 4th Class) by His Majesty, the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam (2006-2007), the first Bruneian for “The Order of National De Merit” by the French Government (2003) and the Honourary title “Datu Seri Maharadja Shahbandar” by the Philippines Sultan of Sulu (2004). The latter was in recognition for his role in promoting Cultural and Student exchange program at institute of Higher Education level between Mindanao and Brunei Darussalam with the collaboration between Mindanao State University (Zamboangi City) and BIMP EAGA Brunei Chapter on his own initiative as Chairman of BEBC Brunei Chapter.