Fahmi Fadzil

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Ahmad Fahmi Mohamed Fadzil
احمد فهمى بن محمد فاضل
Fahmi Fadzil .jpg
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Lembah Pantai
Assumed office
9 May 2018
Preceded byNurul Izzah Anwar
Majority5,598 (2018)
Communications Director of the People's Justice Party
Assumed office
11 September 2013
PresidentWan Azizah Wan Ismail
(2013–2018)
Anwar Ibrahim
(since 2018)
Preceded byNik Nazmi Nik Ahmad
Personal details
Born
Ahmad Fahmi bin Mohamed Fadzil

(1981-02-04) 4 February 1981 (age 40)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
CitizenshipMalaysian
Political partyPeople's Justice Party (PKR)
Other political
affiliations
Alliance of Hope (PH)
Alma materPurdue University
OccupationPolitician
WebsiteFahmi Fadzil
Fahmi Fadzil on Facebook
Fahmi Fadzil on Parliament of Malaysia

Ahmad Fahmi bin Mohamed Fadzil (Jawi: احمد فهمى بن محمد فاذل; born 4 February 1981) is a Malaysian politician.[1] He has served as the[when?] Member of Parliament (MP) for Lembah Pantai since May 2018. He is a member of the People's Justice Party (PKR), a component party of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) opposition coalition. He has also served as Communications Director of the PKR since September 2013.[2]

Education[edit]

Fahmi has a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering (BSChE) from Purdue University, Indiana, USA.

Career[edit]

Prior to formally joining PKR in 2010, Fahmi was a writer, actor[3] and an award-winning theatre performer, and has appeared in shows such as the 2006 TV series Gol & Gincu (Goalpost and Lipsticks) and interview program The Fairly Current Show. He was also actively involved in social activism one which was being part of the Taman Medan Community Arts Project in 2012 which was about addressing racial tensions among young people in the through performing and visual arts.

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P121 Lembah Pantai, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur[4][5][6]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2018 Fahmi Fadzil (PKR) 33,313 50.24% Raja Nong Chik Zainal Abidin (UMNO) 27,715 41.80% 66,305 5,598 83.50%
Fauzi Abu Bakar (PAS) 5,277 7.96%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fahmi Fadzil, engineer-performer-activist turned politician". Malay Mail. 7 February 2016. Retrieved 14 June 2018.
  2. ^ "PKR's Fahmi Fadzil emerges victorious after a neck-and-neck battle with Raja Nong Chik for Lembah Pantai". The Star. 10 May 2018. Retrieved 14 June 2018.
  3. ^ "Fahmi Fadzil". IMDb. Retrieved 14 June 2018.
  4. ^ "Malaysia General Election". undiinfo Malaysian Election Data. Malaysiakini. Retrieved 4 February 2018. Results only available from the 2004 election.
  5. ^ "SEMAKAN KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM KE – 14" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 17 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  6. ^ "The Star Online GE14". The Star. Retrieved 24 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.

External links[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia
Preceded by
Member of Parliament for Lembah Pantai
10 May 2018–present
Incumbent
Party political offices
Preceded by
Communications Director of the People's Justice Party (Malaysia)
11 September 2013–present
Incumbent