3 April 1960 |
|Spouse||Ismail Farouk Abdullah|
|Issue||Omar Azlan bin Ismail Farouk
Alia Azleena binti Ismail Farouk
Imran Azlan bin Ismail Farouk
Ashman Azlan bin Ismail Farouk
Sofia binti Ismail Farouk
|Father||Sultan Azlan Muhibbuddin Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Yussuf Izzuddin Shah Ghafarullahu-lah|
|Mother||Bainun binti Muhammad Ali|
|Perak Royal Family|
|Azlan Shah's family|
Raja Eleena binti Almarhum Sultan Azlan Muhibbuddin Shah Al-Maghfur-lah (born 3 April 1960) is a fourth daughter of the Sultan of Perak, Sultan Azlan Shah. She was born on 3 April 1960 and during her school years, she went to SMK Convent Bukit Nanas. She also holds a bachelor's degree in Law from the University of London. Yang Amat Mulia is a lawyer with her own legal firm in Kuala Lumpur.
Raja Eleena was born at Penang, Malaya, 3 April 1960 as the fourth daughter of late Sultan Azlan Muhibbuddin Shah ibni al-Marhum Sultan Yussuf Izzuddin Shah Ghafarullahu-lah, later Sultan Azlan Shah of Perak, and his wife Tuanku Bainun Binti Mohd Ali (herself a member of the Royal House of Perak and much fourth granddaughter of her husband's father Sultan Yusuf Izzuddin Shah of Perak)
Her siblings are :
- brother Raja Nazrin Shah (27 November 1956)
- sister Raja Azureen (9 December 1957)
- brother Raja Ashman Shah (28 December 1958)
- sister Raja Yong Sofia (24 June 1961)
Raja Eleena is also a practising barrister, being called by Lincoln's Inn, London, in 1985.
Upon returning to Malaysia, she joined Messrs Skrine & Co and was called to the Malaysian Bar in 1986. She set up her own legal practice Messrs Raja Eleena, Siew Ang & Associates in 1987, of which she is a senior partner.
Raja Eleena was appointed to the Board of Gamuda on 1 June 1992.
She is the niece of Kamarul Zaman bin Mohd Ali. She is a director and major shareholder of Generasi Setia (M) Sdn Bhd, which is a major shareholder of Gamuda.
Her directorships in other public companies are with KAF-Seagroatt & Campbell Holdings Berhad and Danau Permai Resort Berhad.
Raja Eleena was named in May 2007 as Malaysia's 25th richest in the country with assets worth over US$228 million (MYR 773 million). She becomes the list’s second woman after Chong Chook Yew, who occupies number 18th with US$320 million (MYR 1.085 billion).
She has been awarded:
Honours of Perak
- Grand Knight of the Order of Cura Si Manja Kini (the Perak Sword of State, SPCM, 19 April 1989) with title Dato' Sri
- Malaysian business, Issues 3-6, New Straits Times Press (Malaysia), 2004, p. 70
- Royal Ark, Perak genealogy details p.16
|Ancestors of Raja Eleena|