SCAN Associates Berhad

Our Brief History

SCAN was co-founded by Professor Dato’ Dr. Norbik Bashah Idris and nine other co-founders. Prof. Dato’ Dr. Norbik is one of the foremost ICT security experts in Malaysia.

The Company originated from a research group at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, which was conducting research in information security and cryptography between 1996 - 2000.

Since its inception, SCAN has been able to attract reputable venture capital partners, firstly Mayban Venture and later, Commerce Asset Ventures, a subsidiary of Bumiputra-Commerce Holdings.

SCAN was appointed the ICT security consultant to the Malaysian Government in 2000 and has since built a strong track record in both the public and private sectors. We have implemented more than RM200 million worth of ICT security projects in Malaysia and overseas. Our clients are from various sectors such as the government, banking and finance, telecommunications and oil & gas sectors.

SCAN was listed on the MESDAQ market of Bursa Malaysia Securities in October 2006. Our current paid-up capital is RM20 million.