Jeffery Bin Mohamad Akhir assumed the position Chief Financial Officer of GFM effective 1 June 2016.
Prior to joining GFM, Jeffery was with DRB-Hicom Berhad as Chief Financial Officer of EON Berhad. He began his career at Dun & Bradstreet Corporation in 1998 and had since served in various organizations such as Avis Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Pos Malaysia Berhad and Digicert Sdn Bhd.
Between 2011 and 2015, he joined an Australian facilities management firm, UGL Services operating in Qatar and the Middle East, as Head of Finance. He oversaw in the Mosanada-UGL joint venture initiative and was deeply involved in the Aspire Zone Sports City project, Qatar Olympic Committee FIFA 2022 project, Katara Cultural Village project and Princess Noura University project in Saudi Arabia.
Jeffery is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (FCCA) as well as a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He graduated in Diploma in Accountancy from Universiti Teknologi MARA and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Charles Sturt University, New South Wales, Australia.