The few new faces holding senior portfolio in Najib new Cabinet is Senator Dato’ Raja Nong Chik, 56 replacing Datuk Seri Zulhasnan Rafique. raja-nong-chik

Prior to his appointment, Raja Nong Chik was running his own company Rasma Corporation Sdn Bhd, a Class-A mechanical and electrical contractor and Independent Non-executive Director of Pharmaniaga Bhd.

He was also the President of the Bumiputra Manufacturers’ and Service Industry Association of Malaysia and a member of Malaysia Innovation Council (Majlis Inovasi Negara) – Chaired by the Prime Mininster.

Raja holds a degree in Economics (Hons) from the University of Wales, UK and a member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Malaysian Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.