Appointment of Mr Sankara N. Nair, Chairman of the Malaysian Rubber Board


Mr Sankara N. Nair has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) for the term 11th July 2018-10th July 2020.

Mr Nair holds an LLB (Hons) Degree from Cardiff Law School, University of Wales, UK. Currently, he is an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya. He mainly handles litigation matters, inter alia, in areas such as Commercial Law/Fraud, General Insurance, Maritime Law, Torts and Criminal Law. Mr Sankara is also the Managing Partner of a Legal Firm situated in Kuala Lumpur.

Prior to legal practice, between 1982 to1988, Mr Nair served in the Royal Malaysia Police Force at the rank of Assistant Supt. of Police. He was assigned at the Special Branch, Criminal Investigations Department and General Duties. Whilst serving in the CID he headed investigations into several high profile commercial crimes during the 1985-1987 economic downturn. Mr Nair was a licensed Dealer’s Representative (Remisier) between 1991-1994 and acquired vast experience and knowledge in stock broking operations.

YBhg Dr Zairossani Mohd Nor, the Director General of MRB, the MRB Board Members and staff, congratulates and warmly welcomes Mr Sankara N. Nair as Chairman of MRB.