Zuraina binti Kamarul Ariff was appointed as the Council Secretary on 1st July 2020. She was born on 21st March 1961 in Bagan Serai, Perak. She started her career as an Engineer in the Perak State Development Corporation in 1988.

Subsequently, she began her journey in Ipoh City Council on 15th November, 1990 as an Engineer and was promoted as Director of Engineering Department on 1st January, 2011 and later as Senior Director ( Infrastructure & Operation) on 15th November, 2018.

She holds a Bachelor Engineering, Civil Enginerring (Honours) from Middlesex University, London, United Kingdom and Master of Science in Project Management from University Sains Malaysia, Penang. Her last position before being appointed as the Council Secretary was as Senior Director ( Infrastructure & Planning) on 15th November, 2019.

The Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the Ipoh City Council is the Secretary Of The City.



Puan Hajjah Zuraina binti Kamarul Ariff



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The role and responsibilities of the CIO are as follows:

a. Assisting the Ipoh Mayor in carrying out duties concerning ICT Security;
b. Determining ICT security requirements;
c. Coordinating and managing training plans and ICT security awareness programmes such as preparation of the Ipoh City Council ICT Security Policy as well as auditing and risk management;
d. Responsible for all matters related to the Ipoh City Council ICT Security