Relevant Experience

Encik Afzal Abdul Rahim is a technology entrepreneur who currently serves as Commander-In-Chief of TIMEdotCom Berhad, an ASEAN based telecomunications operator encompassing Fixed Line, Data Centres and Global Submarine Cable Systems. He joined TIME in 2008 after establishing The AIMS Asia Group and Global Transit International in 2006.


Encik Afzal founded the non-profit Malaysian Internet Exchange (MyIX) in 2006 and also serves as a Board Member of Endeavor Malaysia, an organisation that is devoted to nurturing high-impact entrepreneurs.


He began his career in the automotive sector, initially as a Chassis Development Engineer and there after managing clients on the engineering consultancy side of the business at Group Lotus PLC. He is also a Licensed Commercial Pilot.

Quick Details







Date of Appointment:

31 January 2019


Length of Tenure as Director:



Membership Of Board Committees

  • Member of the Group Nomination and Remuneration Committee


  • Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering with Electronics, University of Sussex at Brighton, United Kingdom


Areas of Expertise:

  • Legal, Operations, Information Technology, Human Resource, Strategy Development and Implementation, Innovation and Transformation

Directorship / Relevant Appointments

  • Chief Executive Officer of TimedotCom Berhad
  • Non-Independent Director of Symphony Communication Public Company Limited


Public Companies

  • Nil
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