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D.Eng.(Hon.)(Birmingham), P.Eng., FIEM, C.Eng., FASc., FCIOB, FICE, FIHT, MACEM, PSM, SPMT, DPMT, JSM, AMN
Tan Sri Dato' Ir. (Dr.) Wan Abdul Rahman Bin Haji Wan Yaacob obtained his Diploma in Civil Engineering from the Technical College, Kuala Lumpur in 1963, Diploma in Civil & Structural from Brighton College of Technology, United Kingdom in 1965 and attended the Advanced Management Programme of Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA in 1993. He was conferred an Honorary Doctor of Engineering by The University of Birmingham, United Kingdom in 1993. He was with the Ministry of Works for 32 years, where he served the last six (6) years as the Director General of Public Works Department (PWD) before his retirement in 1996.
His Chairmanships also include IJM Corporation Berhad, Lingkaran Trans Kota Holdings Berhad (LITRAK), Lysaght Galvanised Steel Berhad, IJM Construction Sdn Bhd, Lingkaran Trans Kota Sdn Bhd, Mechanalysis Sdn Bhd, PTRG Group Sdn Bhd, Disitu Holdings Sdn Bhd and Northport (Malaysia) Berhad.
His Directorship in other public and private companies include Saujana Consolidated Berhad, Malaysia Mining Corporation Berhad, NCB Holdings Berhad, Bank of America Berhad, Malaysia Industrial Development Finance Berhad, Syarikat Perumahan Pegawai-Pegawai Kerajaan Sdn Bhd and PTRG (M) Sdn Bhd.
He is a Council member of The Road Engineering Association of Asia & Australasia (REAAA), former President of the Institution of Highways and Transportation (Malaysia Branch) and The Road Engineering Association of Malaysia (REAM). At present he is the Vice-President of the Kuala Lumpur Lawn Tennis Association and Malay Cricket Association of Malaysia.
His involvements in Government Bodies include being a member of Board of Trustees for Telekom Malaysia Foundation, Sultan Iskandar Institute and Malaysia Productivity Corporation, Council Member of Malaysia Technology University, Chancellor of TATI University College and Director of Proton Foundation.