Dato’ Mohd Khusairi Abdul Talib has been officially appointed as the new Chairman of The National Film Development Corporation of Malaysia (FINAS). The appointment ceremony was held at the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia (KKMM) on 21st September 2015 and was officiated by the Minister of Communications and Multimedia, Senator Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Mohd Salleh Tun Said Keruak.
The appointment of Dato’ Mohd Khusairi Abdul Talib started on 9th September 2015 until 8th September 2017. Dato’ Mohd Khusairi who is also the state assemblyman for Slim River, Perak from 2004 replaced Datuk Seri Azalina Othman as the previous FINAS Chairman.
The ceremony was attended by the Deputy Minister of KKMM, Dato’ Jailani Johari, Secretary General of KKMM, Dato’ Sri Dr. Sharifah Zarah Syed Ahmad, Deputy Secretary General (Policy) Dato’ Mohid Mohamed, and Deputy Secretary General (Operation) Datuk Che Azemi Haron. Also present during the event were FINAS Director General, Dato’ Kamil Othman as well as board members and high committees.