Lukman bin Hj. Abu Bakar, aged 57, is the Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of the Manager. He was appointed to the Board on 12 January 2007 and as a member of the audit committee on 18 August 2010.
Lukman graduated with a Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning (Hons) from the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in 1982. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma (Housing, Building and Planning) from Institute for Housing Studies, Rotterdam, Holland in 1985.
Upon graduation, he joined JCorp as a Town Planning Officer. He had held various positions in the JCorp Group before he was promoted as the Deputy Manager of JCorp in 1989. In 1992, he was appointed as the Manager cum Deputy Secretary of Pasir Gudang Local Authority (now known as Pasir Gudang Municipal Council). In 1993, he joined Sindora Berhad as the Deputy General Manager and was promoted as the General Manager in 1995. On 1 January 2006, he was appointed as the Senior General Manager of JCorp. On 1 July 2008, the Pasir Gudang Local Authority was upgraded as a full-fledged Municipal Council. Concurrently, he was appointed as its first President and served until 31 August 2009 when the Council was handed over to the administration of the State Government of Johor. Thereafter, he was promoted as a Senior Vice President in JCorp on 1 September 2009.
Lukman presently is the Managing Director of Johor Land Berhad (JLand) since 1 January 2010 and the Senior Vice President / Chief Executive of Property Division of JCorp since 1 January 2011. He is also the Chairman of Syarikat Pengangkutan Maju Berhad as well as few other companies within the JCorp Group.