En. Mohamed Rastam holds the position of Chief Financial Officer at UEM Sunrise Berhad. He was appointed to the Board of Setia Haruman Sdn Bhd in August 2018.
He has over 20 years of experience in the field of finance, investment appraisal, fund raising, financial analysis and planning, finance operations, international JVs and statutory reporting. Prior to joining UEM, he was the Financial Controller at SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad (now known as Sapura Energy Berhad), a position, which had him overseeing the Engineering & Construction Division and Drilling Services. During his tenure there, he was instrumental in driving several initiatives, including automation and streamlining the finance operations, cost reduction program, business and asset acquisitions and international project financing.
Prior to that, he was the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Solutions and Vice President, Finance at Celcom Axiata Berhad. He also served as Vice President, Corporate Finance and Advisory, Affin Investment Bank Berhad and Hwang-DBS Investment Bank Berhad as Assistant Vice President where he has worked on multiple IPOs and M&As. His earlier years were spent in external audit firm, Arthur Andersen, where he gained exposure to a variety of industries, ranging from financial institutions, insurance and Government-linked companies.
Mohamed bin Rastam Shahrom holds a BSc (Honours) in Accounting and Finance from The University of Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom and is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom, and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.