YM Raja Datuk Zaharaton Bt Raja Zainal Abidin

YM Raja Datuk Zaharaton Bt Raja Zainal Abidin is an Independent Non-Executive Director of Media Prima Berhad and Chairman of Big Tree Outdoor Sdn Bhd (BTO) effective 13 August 2015. Within the Group, Raja Datuk Zaharaton also sits on the Board of Primeworks Studios Sdn Bhd (PWS).

Raja Datuk Zaharaton Bt Raja Zainal Abidin has served the Government of Malaysia in various capacities from 1971 to 2005. Principally, her main task has been in policy analyses and financial evaluation. Her last post in Government was Director General of EPU (Economic Planning Unit). 

Upon retirement, the Government of Malaysia appointed her as Chairman of Technology Park Malaysia Corporation Sdn. Bhd. from January 2006 to December 2008. She is now currently Chairman of Ninebio Sdn Bhd, the National Institute of Natural Products, Vaccines and Biologicals, a company wholly owned by Minister of Finance Incorporated which focuses on research and development of vaccines, biologics and related services. She also sits on the board of Kurnia Outdoor Sdn Bhd, Big Tree Outdoor Sdn Bhd, Kumpulan RZA Sdn Bhd, Astra Capital Sdn Bhd and Areca Capital Sdn Bhd.

She has been also appointed as a visiting scholar to the Institute for Environment and Development, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia and continues to undertake research on sustainable development.