Chairman

Tan Sri Dato’ Ir Syed Muhammad Shahabudin, PSM, DSDK, PJK., the Chairman of SMHB, has 54 years of experience as an engineer of which 12 years was serving the Government. His last post with the Government was as the Chief Executive Engineer of the Penang Water Authority for 2 years before joining SMHB (then known as Binnie dan Rakan) in 1975 as a partner. Tan Sri Syed is a distinguished figure in the water industry. He has completed his 10-year term as a member of the National Water Services Commission (SPAN). Currently, he is in the Board of Lembaga Urus Air Selangor (LUAS). He is a Fellow of the Academy of Sciences, Malaysia and is currently Chairman of the Task Force on Water Demand Management (WDM). He was the Chairman of the Malaysian Water Partnership (MyWP) from 2007 to 2010; the President of the Malaysian Water Association (MWA) from 1994 to 2007; and the President of the Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (ACEM) from 1985 to 1987. In the international arena, he was on the governing board of the International Water Association (IWA), was a board member of the IWA Asia-Pacific Region and the past Vice President of the Federation of Consultants from Islamic Countries (FCIC).

Managing Director 

Datuk Ir Teo Chok Boo, DMSM, the Managing Director of SMHB, has 38 years experience in various disciplines of engineering, particularly in dams and water-related projects. He joined SMHB (then known as Binnie dan Rakan) in 1978 after graduating from University of Aston in Birmingham, UK with a First Class Honours degree in Civil Engineering. He was the project director for several mega water supply projects including Sungai Selangor Water Supply, Interstate Water Transfer schemes from Pahang to Selangor and various other water supply schemes. He has been involved in the design of more than 20 water supply dams in Malaysia. He has also inspected several dams and reservoirs in Malaysia to assess their performance and safety.

Among his role as Managing Director of the Company, he also oversees high profile projects such as the PAMER Project that brings water of a capacity 520mld from Sedili River Basin to the Pengerang Integrated Petroleum Complex (PIPC), an initiative by the State of Government of Johor to develop an oil and gas hub at the southern tip of Pengerang Peninsular, Johor, the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) Line 1 Project: Sg. Buloh to Kajang (SBK Line) and the KVMRT Line 2 Project: Sg. Buloh - Serdang - Putrajaya (SSP Line) where SMHB was appointed by MMC Corporation Berhad - Gamuda Berhad JV (MGJV) as the lead consultant for these two Projects.

As Managing Director since year 2000, Datuk Teo has taken the lead for the top level management of the Company in setting SMHB's vision, objectives and policies, strategic management planning, development and implementation of the SMHB's quality management system and financial management. Datuk Teo also takes an active role in the industry and served as the Hon. Treasurer General of the Malaysian Water Association (MWA) from 1995 to 2007.

Executive Director 

Ir Mohd Rousdin Hassan, the Executive Director of SMHB, is a professional engineer with 38 years of experience. He served the Malaysian Government for about 14 years, mainly with JKR (Public Works Department), before joining SMHB in 1992. He is currently in charge of the Human Resources and Administration matters of SMHB. His key experience is in project management, planning, design and implementation of water supply and infrastructure projects such as the Langat 2 Water Treatment Plant, Study of the Establishment of National Water Services Commission, Greater Kuantan Water Supply Phase 2, the Kuala Jelai Water Treatment Works Phase 2, Gadek and Lancang Water Treatment Works, Sg Muar to Malacca Raw Water Transfer Project. He has also managed mega infrastructure projects, notably the design of utilities for the new Kuala Lumpur International Airport at Sepang, Berjaya Resort at Langkawi and utility coordination works at Putrajaya. He was the President of the Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (ACEM) from 2004 to 2006 and the Consultative Panel Member of Professional Services Development Corporation (PSDC) from 2006 to 2009. He was a Board Member of the Board of Engineer's, Malaysia from 2005 to 2010 and Chairman of Engineer's Act Committee (2005 to 2008 and 2009 to 2010) and Chairman of Scale of Fees Committee (2008 to2009). He is currently Chairman of the Sub Finance Committee from 2010, member of Management Committee from 2005 and member of the Working Group on Amendment of Engineer Act from 2010.

Executive Director 

Ir Syed Mohamed Adnan, the Executive Director of SMHB, is a professional Engineer with 33 years of experience. He joined SMHB, an established engineering consultancy company in Malaysia in 1983 after obtaining an Honors Degree in Civil Engineering from University of Adelaide, South Australia. He is currently overall in charge of the SMHB's Engineering Divisions. He is a registered Professional Engineer with The Board of Engineers, Member of Institution of Engineers Malaysia and Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia. He has been very active with the Malaysian Water Association for many years and was the President of Malaysian Water Association for the 2013/2015 and 2015/2017 sessions. Throughout his long career in the consulting industry, he has been involved in numerous civil engineering projects in Malaysia and overseas including water resources, dam, water supply distribution, wastewater, flood mitigation, common utility tunnel, highway and bridge projects and most recently MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) projects in Kuala Lumpur. He was the Project Director for the Putrajaya Common Utility Tunnel that won the Association of Consulting Engineer Malaysia's Silver Award in 2006, the first and only comprehensive utility tunnel in Malaysia.

Ir Mohd Rousdin Hassan
Ir Syed Mohamed Adnan
Ir Prem Kumar a/l M. Vasudevan

Executive Director 

Ir Prem Kumar a/l M. Vasudevan, the Executive Director of SMHB, is a professional Engineer with 31 years of experience. He joined SMHB immediately after graduating from Universiti Malaya in 1985 and was rapidly promoted to senior level positions. He is currently in charge of SMHB's Business Development Section. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Electrical Engineering and has been actively involved in numerous dam, water supply, wastewater, irrigation and flood mitigation projects undertaken by SMHB including being the Resident Engineer for the water supply schemes of Sungai Selangor Water Supply Project Phase 1, 2 and 3. He is presently involved in the management of megaprojects including the Langat 2 Water Supply Scheme and the KVMRT Line 2 Project. He is actively involved in professional organisations and was the President of the Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia from 2015 to 2017.