Dato' Nicholas John Lough @ Sharif Lough bin Abdullah, 65, a British Citizen and is a Malaysian Permanent Resident. He was appointed to the Board of Scicom on 14 May 2014. He is also a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee. He holds a diploma from the National Association of Goldsmith, London, Great Britain and is a member of the Gemological Association of Great Britain.
He has extensive experience in the fields of Corporate Finance and Strategic Planning.
He is currently a director of GLM REIT Management Sdn Bhd, the manager of Tower Real Estate Investment Trust, and Hong Leong Bank Berhad, both listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.