Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum bin Haji Mohamed was appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director of LBS on 20 August 2013 and was re-designated as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director on 19 April 2014.
Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum holds a Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) Degree from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia. He also holds a certificate in Business Management from Asian Institute of Management, Manila. He obtained his Master Degree from European University Institute, Ireland and graduated with a doctorate in Environmental Studies from Universiti Utara Malaysia in 2015.
He started his career as officer with Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) from 1982 to 1986 and was appointed as the Deputy Director of MARA in the states of Negeri Sembilan from 1987 to 1989 and Sabah from 1989 to 1992. He was a Special Officer to YB Chairman of MARA from 1992 to 1995 prior to his appointment as Principal Secretary to the Deputy Minister of the Prime Minister’s Department from 1995 to 1998.
A former Chairman of Lembaga Pelesenan Kenderaan Perdagangan (CVLB) Semenanjung Malaysia from 2004 to 2006 and Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum was also appointed as Chairman of UDA Holding Berhad from 2006 to 2008. Presently, he is the Executive Chairman of a privately owned company involved in construction.
Datuk Dr. Haji Baharum is Chairman of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and member of the Audit Committee and the ESOS Committee in LBS.