<p align="justify">Y. Bhg. Datuk Yahya was appointed to the Board of EKIB as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director on 15 March 2003. He is also a member of Audit Committee.<br /><br />He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree and a Diploma in Public Administration from the University of Malaya, as well as Masters in Business Management from the Asian Institute of Management, Manila.<br /><br />Datuk Yahya’s thirty-two (32) years experience in the Malaysian Civil Service started with his employment as the Deputy Secretary of the Finance Division of the Federal Treasury from 1967 to 1969. He rejoined the division from 1976 to 1986. Other than the Finance Division, he was also the Deputy Secretary of the Tax Division from 1971 to 1974. From 1986 to 1988, he served in the Prime Minister’s Department as the Deputy Director of the Implementation and Coordination Unit. His other postings include being the Secretary General of the Ministry of Information from 1991 to 1994 and Secretary of the Contract Division of Federal Treasury from 1988 to 1991. He retired in 1999 after having served five (5) years as the Secretary General of the Ministry of Works.<br /><br />He currently sits as the Independent Non-Executive Director of IJM Corporation Berhad, LBI Capital Berhad, UDA Holdings Bhd and Damansara Realty Bhd. He is also the director of Pelaburan Johor Berhad, and acts as the Chairman of Selia Equity Berhad.
<br /><br />Source: Emas Kiara Industries Berhad , 2008 Annual Report. (Page 20)</p>