DATO’ Ir NITCHIANANTHAN BALASUBRAMANIAM, a Malaysian, was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Maju Expressway Sdn Bhd (MEX) and MEXII Sdn Bhd on 7th December 2020.
Dato’ Nitchi, as he is normally called, has been associated with the development of MEX since 1999. He is also a committee member of the Road Engineering Association of Malaysia, Fellow of the Institution of Engineering Malaysia and Chartered Institution of Highway and Transportation (CIHT, UK).
Dato’ Ir Nitchiananthan started his career in Minconsult Sdn Bhd in 1987 after graduating from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee with a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons.) Degree. He obtained a Masters degree in Highway/Transportation Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Sydney in 1989 upon which he joined HSS Integrated Sdn Bhd (HSSI). He has been actively involved in the development of highways and railways/transit systems in Malaysia and overseas. He has over 33 years of experience in the engineering consultancy industry relating to highways & railways.
Dato’ Ir Nitchiananthan is also a Registered Professional Engineer with the Board of Engineers Malaysia since 1994. He has served the Malaysia Brunch of CIHT,UK since 1999 as committee member Hons. Treasurer and Hons. Secretary. He is currently the Assistant Hons. Secretary of CIHTMB.
He is also a Board Member of Lembaga Lebuhraya Malaysia since July 2020.