President of Institute of Public Relations Malaysia (IPRM) and Director General for the Department of Information Malaysia
The career of Dato’ Haji Ibrahim bin Abdul Rahman in public relations development, especially in Malaysia government, is put in account as a brilliant track record. After achieving his Masters in Public Relations in Boston University on 1991, he started his career on 1983 as a public relations officer (PRO) in Department of Immigration, Malaysia. He continued climbing up his career in the Ministry of Information as senior PRO (1986), and today he is the General Director in Department of Information Malaysia, after previously holding important positions at the same department.
Dato’ Haji Ibrahim is now actively following international trainings in many countries, such as Human Resources Studies in Manchester University, UK (1994), South East Asian Youth Imitation Program in Japan (2011), World Public Relations Forum in Melbourne, Australia (2012), International Conference on Internet & Socio-cultural Transformations in Information Society in Yuzhno-Sakhalink, Rusia (2013), etc.
Not yet satisfied with the knowledge he has learned from formal education, he is also an active member of more than six organisations. Even today, he is the President of Institute of Public Relations (IPRM) since 2011 and as the treasurer in Ikatan Setiawan Wartawan Malaysia Indonesia (ISWAMI) since2010.
Along with his perseverance and activities, Dato’ Haji Ibrahim achieved an award from Negeri Perak on 2007 for AhliMahkota Perak (AMP), and DarjahPadukaMahkota Perak (DPMP) on 2012.