Former CEO & Director General of MIDA
In her capacity as the former Chief Executive Officer and Director General of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA), she has led negotiations in numerous high-impact projects for Malaysia, contributing to the country’s development with her strong leadership and expertise.
As a renowned economist in Malaysia and FDI expert, Datuk Wira Jalilah Baba is highly sought-after for her expertise and knowledge, speaking frequently at local and international economic forums and business platforms. She has represented Malaysia as the lead speaker at many international and national conferences, including the Malaysia Islamic Finance Conferences (“MIFC”), Invest Malaysia Conferences, Forbes Global CEO Conference Malaysia and Malaysia Business Council Conferences. She is a regular on leading media news programs to host Live Budget commentary sessions
Board of Directors
She presently holds Chairmanship and Board of Director positions in various organizations acrosss many industries. She is also active in various industry associations.