Tan Sri Datuk Amar (Dr.) Leo Moggie anak Irok (born 1 October 1941) is a Malaysian former politician and former President of Sarawak Native People's Party (PBDS); a splinter party of the Sarawak National Party (SNAP) following the 1983 leadership crisis. He is currently the chairman of the board for Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB).
Leo Moggie Irok
|Minister of Energy, Water and Communications|
4 May 1995 – 26 March 2004
|Prime Minister||Mahathir Mohamad|
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
|Deputy||Chan Kong Choy (1995-1999)|
Tan Chai Ho (1999-2004)
|Preceded by||Samy Vellu as Minister of Energy, Telecommunications and Posts|
|Succeeded by||Lim Keng Yaik|
8 July 1978 – 15 June 1989
|Prime Minister||Hussein Onn|
|Deputy||Najib Razak (1978-1982)|
Clarence E. Mansul (1982-1986)
Zainal Abidin Zin (1986-1989)
|Preceded by||Mohamed Yaacob as Minister of Energy, Technology and Research|
|Succeeded by||Samy Vellu as Minister of Energy, Telecommunications and Posts|
|Minister of Works|
15 June 1989 – 3 May 1995
|Prime Minister||Mahathir Mohamad|
|Deputy||Mustaffa Mohammad (1986-1990)|
Kerk Choo Ting (1990-1995)
Peter Tinggom Kamarau (1990-1995)
|Preceded by||Samy Vellu|
|Succeeded by||Samy Vellu|
|Chairman of Tenaga Nasional Berhad|
|Assumed office |
|Member of the Malaysian Parliament|
4 May 1995 – 21 March 2004
|Preceded by||Joseph Unting Umang (Independent)|
|Succeeded by||Aaron Ago Dagang (PRS – BN)|
|Member of the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly|
14 September 1974 – 16 September 1978
|Preceded by||Thomas Kana (PBB)|
|Succeeded by||Gramong Juna (BN)|
Leo Moggie anak Irok
1 October 1941
Kanowit, Crown Colony of Sarawak (now Sarawak, Malaysia)
|Political party||Sarawak Native People's Party (PBDS)|
Sarawak National Party (SNAP)
|Barisan Nasional (BN)|
|Alma mater||Pennsylvania State University|
University of Otago
He was born in 1941 in Kanowit, Sarawak. Obtained early education at Tanjung Lobang Primary School, Miri and St Joseph School, Kuching before continuing his studies at Batu Lintang Teachers Training College, Miri.
He then obtained a master's degree in history from Otago University in 1965 and a Master in Business Administration from the University of Pennsylvania.
He was served as Minister of Welfare Services in 1976 to 1977 and as Minister of Local Government from 1977 to 1978 in Sarawak Government.
He then, join the Federal Cabinet as Minister of Energy, Telecommunications and Posts from 1978 to 1989. He also then from 1989 to 1995, appointed as the Minister of Works. Then, he was the Minister of Energy, Telecommunications and Posts again from 1995 to 1998. His last position as minister was as the Minister of Energy, Communications and Multimedia from 1998 to 2004.
He is currently the chairman of the board for Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB). As the chairman of TNB, he also served as the chairman of the boards for Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) and its pro-chancellor. He also serves as a director of Kapar Energy Ventures Sdn Bhd from 2004.
He is also serves as senior independent non-executive director at DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd and has been its independent non-executive director since 2005. At Asian Plantations Limited he was the independent non-executive director until 2014. He is the senior independent non executive director of Digi.com Bhd until 2013. At New Straits Times Press, he served as non-executive director until 2008.
Honours of Malaysia
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- Profile at Bloomberg
- Hazis, FS (2012). In Domination and Contestation: Muslim Bumiputera Politics in Sarawak. Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. p. 120-124, 127, 128. ISBN 978-981-4311-58-8. Google Book Search. Retrieved 1 February 2015.
- TNB's Board of Directors profile
- Ex-minister appointed TNB chairman
- DiGi.com Berhad directorship
- "Semakan Penerima Darjah Kebesaran, Bintang dan Pingat".
- "Pahang Sultan awards for 182". The Star. 13 December 2007. Retrieved 9 September 2018.