Datuk Mohd Najib Mohd was appointed as the Executive Director of Planning for Kuala Lumpur City Hall effective from August 1st, 2015.
He was born in Dungun, Terengganu. He holds a degree in Quantity Surveying from the University of Technology, Malaysia and graduated in 1982. He received MBA in Project Management from University of Dundee, United Kingdom in 1997.
He is an expert in quantity surveying, project management and city planning as he has been working for Kuala Lumpur City Hall since March 15, 1982. He started off as a Quantity Surveying Officer in Quantity Surveying Department, and became the Director of Quantity Surveying Department from September 15, 2001. On Julyt 1st, 2011, he was appointed as Deputy Director General of Project Management and on January 2nd, 2015 he was appointed as Deputy Director General of Management. As of August 1st, 2015, the position of all Deputy Director Generals was given an improvisation and is now called Executive Directors. On August 1st, 2015, he was appointed as the Executive Director of Planning which supervises and governs the urban and smart planning of Kuala Lumpur City.
Datuk Mohd Najib is married with 4 children. He is now staying at the official residence at Bukit Tunku with his wife, Datin Rohimah.