Dato’ Norhalim holds a Bachelor of Science from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Dato’ Norhalim has been the Chief Executive Officer of MTDC since June 2008 and has extensive experience in early stage technology ventures, the commercialisation of research results of universities, and venture fund management. He has had the opportunity to be exposed to a wide range of technology ventures through his involvement in various funding initiatives.
As one of the pioneer staff of MTDC in 1993, Dato’ Norhalim has vast experience in the field of technology development and investment. MTDC has through the years funded projects in information and communications technology, electronics, biotechnology and advanced material both in Malaysia and globally. He has represented MTDC on the board of several technology companies in Malaysia and the United States of America.
Dato’ Norhalim was appointed as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Globetronics Technology Bhd. in July 2008 and as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Bioalpha Holdings Berhad in June 2011.