|Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Kubang Kerian, Kelantan
21 March 2004 – 5 May 2013
|Preceded by||Husam Musa|
|Succeeded by||Ahmad Baihaki Atiqullah|
1 December 1961 |
Pontian, Johor, Federation of Malaya (now Malaysia)
|Political party||PAS (until 2015)
AMANAH (2015 - present)
|Alma mater||Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (KTAR), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)|
Salahuddin Ayub (born 1 December 1961) is a Malaysian politician and was a former member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Kubang Kerian constituency in Kelantan representing the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) in the Pakatan Rakyat opposition coalition. He was a former vice-president of PAS and also former head of PAS's youth wing. But he together with a few other progressive leaders referred as G18 was ousted at the party's 2015 Muktamar and has launched Gerakan Harapan Baru(GHB) and later Parti Amanah Negara (AMANAH) which Salahuddin is the new Deputy President.
Salahuddin was born on 1 December 1961 in Kampung Serkat, Tanjung Piai, Pontian, Johor, and went to school in Pontian. He studied a Diploma in Business Administration at Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (KTAR) (1982–1983) and graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Human Resource Management) from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM).
Salahuddin was elected to the federal parliament for the seat of Kubang Kerian at the 2004 general election. He was re-elected in 2008. For the 2013 election he returned to his home state of Johor to contest the seat of Pulai, losing to its Barisan Nasional incumbent Nur Jazlan Mohamed. He also contested, and lost, the Johor State Legislative Assembly seat of Nusajaya.
|2004||Kubang Kerian||Salahuddin Ayub (PAS)||21,430||57.56%||Ahmad Rusli Iberahim (UMNO)||15,803||42.44%|
|2008||Salahuddin Ayub (PAS)||27,179||62.17%||Ab Ghani Mamat (UMNO)||16,537||37.83%|
|2013||Pulai||Salahuddin Ayub (PAS)||40,525||48.09%||Nur Jazlan Mohamed (UMNO)||43,751||51.91%|
|2013||Nusajaya||Salahuddin Ayub (PAS)||20,965||46.58%||Zaini Abu Bakar (UMNO)||23,166||51.48%|
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