Izham Omar

Chief Executive Officer, Primeworks Studios

Ahmad Izham Omar
Chief Executive Officer, Primeworks Studios

Izham Omar was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Primeworks Studios (PWS) in December 2015.

Prior to his appointment, he held dual role as Chief Executive Officer of Media Prime Television Networks and the Chief Executive Officer of PWS since 2011.

A multi award-winning music producer, arranger, songwriter and musician, Omar’s musical career started with legendary Positive Tone record label in 1994, producing progressive music that captured the imagination of Malaysia. His other feats also include launching a world-class video portal called Tonton (heralded as a breakthrough by the global industry), being awarded the Most Promising Entrepreneur Award by Enterprise Asia, being accepted as a delegate in the prestigous Asia Society 21 Young Leader’s Summit, and recognised with a Lifetime Achievement Award by VIMA (Voice of Independent Music Awards) for his contribution to music.

Omar is also the Chairman of the Communications and Multimedia Content Forum of Malaysia (CMCF) besides being a Trustee of Yayasan 1Malaysia.