Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Nizran Noordin as its new Director-General, effective July 10, 2023. With over 23 years of experience driving transformational growth, Nizran’s extensive background includes working for a diversified Malaysian conglomerate, a career in investment banking, entrepreneurial experience in the technology space, state government administration and leading a public-listed company.
Nizran was formerly the Group CEO/Executive Director of Majuperak Holdings Berhad, a public-listed company controlled by Perbadanan Kemajuan Negeri Perak which is involved in property development, facilities management, and renewable energy business.
With Nizran’s extensive corporate and business background, he has been entrusted to lead ITC to greater heights through transformational initiatives that capitalise on Muslim-Friendly Tourism and Hospitality, which is expected to be worth US$225 billion globally by 2028. This includes assisting the Minister and Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture in developing Malaysia as an Umrah hub.