DRB-HICOM Berhad (DRB-HICOM) is a prominent player and a leading Malaysian diversified yet integrated conglomerate since 1980, with a market capitalisation of RM4.45 billion, listed on the Main Board of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. With more than 60 subsidiaries, associate companies and jointly-controlled entities, DRB-HICOM provides employment for over 24,000 people. The Group’s principal activities are in the automotive, services and property & infrastructure sectors.
DRB-HICOM is a brand that resonates in the marketplace and is synonymous with innovation, quality and excellence. Being the only conglomerate involved in the whole integrated chain of the automotive ecosystem, DRB-HICOM has developed world-class expertise and facilities that have positioned Malaysia as a regional hub for the automotive industry.
The Group’s automotive sector is involved in the manufacture of components and the assembly and distribution of cars, trucks and motorcycles for the passenger, commercial, mass transport and defence automotive markets. The Group also imports and is a service provider for CBU and CKD vehicles, and conducts pre-delivery inspection. The services sector provides inspection of vehicles, solid waste management, insurance, airlines support services, banking, energy and distribution of MIDEA brand products. As a trail-blazer in niche property development, DRB-HICOM resonates quality and customer focus in our prime residential, commercial, and industrial, leisure and integrated township developments. The Group is also embarking on the acquisition of Malaysia’s national car manufacturer, Proton Holdings Berhad, which will strengthen its foray in the automotive industry both locally and regionally.
In our quest for excellence, DRB-HICOM has embarked on a drive to attract, retain and develop the best talents in the industries that we operate. In 2011, DRB-HICOM was voted as one of Malaysia’s 100 most popular graduate employers in a survey conducted by research consultants, Trendence in collaboration with GTI Media Consultants. More than 120,000 students and graduates from universities in Malaysia and abroad placed their votes in the Trendence Graduate Barometer 2011 – Malaysian Edition.
Through the continuity of growth, we will seize opportunities that will come its way at home and in the international marketplace, while playing a major role in the nation’s ongoing Vision 2020.