Syed Hamid AlbarSyed Hamid bin Syed Jaafar Albar (Jawi: سيد حميد بن سيد جعفر البر; ''''; born 15 January 1944) was a senior Malaysian government minister in the 1990s and 2000s. He was the Minister for Home Affairs (2008–2009), Minister for Foreign Affairs (1999–2008), Minister for Defence (1995–1999) and Minister for Justice (1990–1995). He was a member of the Parliament of Malaysia from 1990 to 2013, representing the seat of Kota Tinggi, Johor, for the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO). Presently he is a member of Malaysian United Indigenous Party or Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (BERSATU), a component of Perikatan Nasional (PN) ruling coalition since he quit UMNO to join PPBM in September 2018.
He is previously the chairman of the dissolved Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD). Provided by Wikipedia