Dato' Haji Lukman Abu Bakar was appointed as Director and Board Member on 1 September 2021. Presently, he is Kumpulan Prasarana Rakyat Johor Sdn Bhd’s (KPRJ) Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Prior to his appointment as KPRJ’s CEO, Dato' Haji Lukman was the Chief Executive of Permodalan Darul Takzim Sdn Bhd (PDT), a state government linked company where was instrumental in the re-energizing of PDT. Under his visionary leadership, PDT group embarked into expansion and diversification, bolstering the Group’s worth to more than RM628 million from RM12 million eight years ago.
Dato' Haji Lukman brings with him 21 years of extensive public sector experience having served as of his career in the public sector, holding posts as Assistant Director (Privatization), Johor State Economic Planning Unit (UPENJ), Secretary for Development and Chief Private Secretary to the Chief Minister of Johor, District Land Administrator of Kulaijaya and Deputy Director II (Macro & Privatization) in Johor State Economic Planning Unit (BPENJ).
Dato' Haji Lukman holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Public Administration Degree from Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom and later obtained his Masters in Business Administration (Strategic Management) from International Business School, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM).