Usaha Tegas

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Usaha Tegas Sdn Bhd
Industry Conglomerate
Founded 1984
Headquarters Menara Maxis, KLCC
Kuala Lumpur,
Key people
Ananda Krishnan (Owner)

Usaha Tegas Sdn Bhd is a Malaysian investment holding company led by billionaire Ananda Krishnan. Its principal investments include telecommunications, media, property, and oil & gas companies. Through itself or its subsidiaries, it holds significant interests in the public-listed entities Maxis Berhad, Astro Holdings Sdn Bhd, and Bumi Armada Berhad.

The company was founded in 1984 by Ananda and is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur.[1] According to Malaysian Business, it had assets worth RM32.9 billion (US$10.9 billion) as at January 2013.[2]

List of investments[edit]

Usaha Tegas's investments includes significant shareholdings in various industries.


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