YBhg Datuk Azhar bin Ahmad was appointed as a Member of Corporation on 21 January 2021. He has been the Deputy Secretary General (Urban Wellbeing), Ministry of Housing and Local Government since 2019. He has served in the federal government for 32 years. He previously served as the Chief Executive Officer of Labuan Corporation and previously served in the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, and the Public Service Department.
YBhg Datuk Azhar holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and a Master of Human Resource Development from Universiti Putra Malaysia. He is also the holder of Diploma in Public Administration from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN).