Founder, visionary, award-winner and more. Dato’ Dr Omar Abd Hamid has a long, diverse and successful experience in the medical field. His experience also includes the planning and commissioning of HUKM and HTAA, Kuantan.
Through his leadership, AVISENA has emerged as the leading boutique hospital that offers personalised service in a personalised setup.
For this achievement, he was awarded the prestigious “Entrepreneur Award in Service Sector” by the Ministry of Entrepreneur and Development.
Despite his busy schedule, he can be seen making his daily rounds, greeting, comforting and inspiring patients and staff alike during their time of need.
He holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) from UM, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Hospital Administration (PGDHHSA) from the University of South Bank, UK and an MBA from the University of Ballarat, Australia.
He has also earned an intensive Management Training in Mayo Medical Centre, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.
Dato’ Johari bin Mat, aged 69, is our Non-Independent Non-Executive Director. He was appointed to our Board on 19 June 1997. Dato’ Johari Bin Mat is the founder of the Johawaki Group. Johawaki comprise of a well-diversified business activities. He is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Johawaki Group of Companies, comprising several entities in well diversified activities such as construction, plantation, property development and international investments.
Johawaki Group started business as a construction company since its incorporation in 1982. For more than two decades, the group depended solely on building and civil works as its core business. Through hard work and entrepreneurial dynamism under the stewardship of Dato’ Johari bin Mat, this reputable Class ‘A’ contractor grew steadily in tandem with the Malaysian growing economy.
To strengthen its core business, the company also focuses on related and value-added activities such as building and supplies of building materials, machineries and equipment. Having a well-defined scope and direction, Johawaki Group has successfully positioned itself to take full advantage of the opportunities in the construction business.
Dr Norleen graduated with a Degree in Medicine from Universiti Sains Malaysia in 1987. She completed her medical and surgical postings in Hospital Tuanku Jaafar Seremban as a houseofficer and continued as a medical officer in Hospital Teluk Intan in Obstetric and Gynae unit where her exposure in the field of Women’s Health started.
She then obtained her Masters in O & G from University Kebangsaan Malaysia in 1995 and worked as a Clinical Specialist in Hospital Tuanku Jaafar Seremban and Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Baru till 1997. She was awarded the Anugerah Khidmat Cemerlang in 1996.
She joined private practice in 1997. Avisena was then known as PMMC – Primary Medical and Maternity Centre. She was one of the first few Resident Consultants and was instrumental in helping set up the O&G unit. She was also the first Medical Director , a post she held until 2011 when PMMC was already rebranded as DEMC [ Darul Ehsan Medical Centre].
She was awarded the Director’s Award in 2003. She is currently the Chairman for Medical and Dental Advisory Committee for AWCSH.