YBhg Professor Dato’ Dr. Mohd Zainul Fithri Dato’ Othman

Executive Director of the Strategic Resource and Public Relations Division

YBhg Professor Dato’ Dr. Mohd Zainul Fithri Dato’ Othman joined PNSB as Executive Director, Strategic Resource and Public Relations Division ("SR&PRD") on 4 March 2014. He is currently the Executive Director, SR&PRD of PNHB.

His passion in the field of education was evident since the early days of his career. YBhg Professor Dato’ Dr. Mohd Zainul Fithri started his profession as a lecturer at Universiti Sains Malaysia in 1994 and six years after, he was attached to the Unitek College Malaysia as the President/CEO. He then served as the Director of Management Studies of the World Enterprise Institute at the International Medical University ("IMU") in 2000. In the same year, he was attached to Institut Kajian Pembangunan Bangsa as the CEO and as an Associate Professor of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Universiti Tun Abdul Razak. He was the Chairman of the International Society of Business Administration Center Malaysia, and was also the Political Secretary to the Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, YAB Dato' Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi from 2008 until 2009.

YBhg Professor Dato’ Dr. Mohd Zainul Fithri held various prominent positions in the Management & Science University ("MSU") and has served at the institution for a considerable number of years. During his stint, he was appointed as the Vice President/Deputy Vice Chancellor of Industrial Linkages & Students Career Development in 2003, a position he held before he moved to PNSB. He was also appointed as the Dean at Centre of Flexible Learning, and simultaneously, a Director of Akademi Kaunseling Komuniti Malaysia ("AKKMA") in 2006. He was then seconded to the Prime Minister's Department for a year during his position as a Professor in Policy Studies in 2003 until 2008.

YBhg Professor Dato’ Dr. Mohd Zainul Fithri holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and International Relations from Oregon State University, Corvallis, United States in 1988 and a Master of Arts in International Relations (Security and International Political Economy) from the University of Hull, United Kingdom in 1990. He also holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Global Political Economy from the University of Sheffield, United Kingdom since 1994.