Dato’ Norashikin binti Ismail
Director of human resources, Asia
With 30 years of experience in human resources, Dato’ Norashikin binti Ismail holds the role of director of human resources, Asia, at Synthomer, a leading multinational chemical company.
As a JPA scholar, she graduated from the University of Nebraska, US, with a bachelor of science in business administration, majoring in management and management information systems. Her career began at Sony followed by stints at Emerson and Maju Group before joining Synthomer.
She possesses a sterling performance track record as a change agent in all organisations she has served, and for her remarkable contributions in HR and exemplary leadership, she was awarded the HR Leader of the Year 2011.