OUM will be hosting the 2nd Convocation Ceremony on 18 March 2006 at Dewan Merdeka, Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur. The Convocation will witness more than 600 students who will graduate in Diploma and Bachelor programmes. In conjunction with the ceremony, OUM’s Pro-Cancellor, YBhg Tan Sri Azman Hashim, will be proclaimed. YBhg Tan Sri Azman Hashim has been the Chairman of Arab-Malaysian Merchant Bank Berhad (AMMB) Holdings Berhad (AHB) since 1991. He was the Executive Chairman of AHB from 1 April 2002 to 30 June 2004. Currently, he is the Non-Executive Chairman of the Company.
Married to YM Tunku Puan Sri Arishah Tunku Maamor, family places a special place in his heart. Despite his hectic schedule, YBhg Tan Sri Azman teaches his five children on the values and principles he strongly believes in, such as discipline, honesty and strong foundation in religion. He also tries to spend time with his children and grandchildren whenever time permits.
Brought up by Tuan Haji Hashim Mohd Yusoff and Puan Hajjah Zabedah Haji Shahid, his childhood has always been simple and moderate. YBhg Tan Sri Azman believes his children should be taught to practise moderation in their lifestyles.
YBhg Tan Sri Azman is also actively involved in several charitable organisations such as AmGroup Foundation, ECM Libra Foundation and Perdana Leadership Foundation.