PETALING JAYA: Proton has promoted Roslan Abdullah to the post of deputy chief executive officer.
He officially assumed his duties on Jan 1.
Roslan succeeds Datuk Radzaif Mohamed, who has retired.
Previously, Roslan was the Proton vice-president for sales and marketing as well as Proton Edar Sdn Bhd chief executive officer, roles he had held since June 1, 2020.
A Finance & Accountancy degree holder from the University of Brighton, United Kingdom, Roslan has over three decades of experience in the automotive sector including appointments at Motosikal dan Enjin Nasional Sdn Bhd (Modenas), Isuzu Hicom Malaysia and Honda Malaysia where he held the dual roles of president and chief operating officer.
“Roslan has played a key role in supporting the leadership of Proton and guiding the overall management of the business, particularly by strengthening the sales and marketing functions," said Proton CEO Dr Li Chunrong.
"I am confident we will be able to form a strong partnership to lead the company to greater heights.”