President Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) Malaysia
Contribution to Society
2012

The “Contribution to Society” award recognises Dato’ Sri Mohd Nadzmi Mohd Salleh for his extraordinary contribution to development of the sport of Badminton in Malaysia.

Dato’ Sri Mohd Nadzmi, an eminent business leader is the President of The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM), the sport’s governing body in Malaysia, affiliated to the Badminton World Federation (BWF), the Badminton Asia Confederation (BAC) and the Olympic Council of Malaysia.

Dato’ Sri Mohd Nadzmi has provided a structured training and development route for talented young players, who wish to pursue a career in badminton. He has pioneered initiatives to instill an enthusiasm for sports with the the Malaysian youth, with sports development programmes at the school level.

Under his leadership BAM has developed a very successful men’s badminton team and a very promising women’s team besides producing a world champion in Datuk Lee Chong Wei.

The development programmes at BAM promise to create a talent pipeline capable of producing world champions. Having led several leading organisations as Chairman & CEO, he is now fully committed to developing the sport of badminton.

He has been conferred the title of Dato’ Sri for his contributions.