About Ahmad Raziz Rashid

Ahmad Raziz Bin Rashid (born February 21st, 1982) is a social media activist, political writer, researcher and critique, and a Special Officer to the Deputy Transport Minister of Malaysia, Datuk Ab Aziz Kaprawi.

On 24th April 2012, Raziz was first reported duty at Jabatan Hal Ehwal Khas (JASA), during the 3rd BERSIH illegal rally which marked him as his first official involvement as both a political writer and a social media activist. He wrote extensively under a pseudonym criticising the illegal rally and why it shouldn't be allowed in the first place.

He had worked his way through Malaysian 13th General Election and since involved in many by-elections, Sarawakian State Election and many more. The highlights on his career was on the October 2014 when he one of the only two Malaysians send by the government of Malaysia to participate in the Social Media Week London in United Kingdom for 11 days. He was then worked closely with the late Director General of JASA, Allahyarham Datuk Fuad Tan Sri Hassan to develop the framework of National Strategic Communication Team which has become one of the advisory platform for both national and political issue.

After the death of Datuk Fuad, he then was appointed by the new Director General of JASA, Datuk Puad Zarkashi as JASA Head of Social Media Unit under the supervision of Tun Faisal Ismail Bin Aziz. Since then, there was many writings, graphics and videos published credited to him. He was also invited to RTM for a special session during the Permatang Pauh by-election to express his opinion about the bias conformity of Malaysian social media users.

On the 1st of February 2017, he then was appointed by the Deputy Transport Minister, Datuk Ab Aziz Kaprawi as his special officer.

As an avid political writer and critique, he still continues to write about political issues on his Facebook, Twitter and his recently new blog, Raziz Writes About... to express his thoughts, ideas and opinions.

He believes that the most difficult aspect of marketing is political marketing, thus if anyone being successful in political marketing, he or she may excel at other subject of marketing.

His other interests are philosophy, theology, literature, history, travel and English Premiere League footfall, where as he is a hardcore supporter of Liverpool Football Club. He likes to spend his free time on reading books related to politics and social media, and playing video games particularly MMORPG, World of Warcraft. He is currently plays a main Death Knight in Khaz'goroth server (Oceanic) and various alternate.

During his study at university, he likes to spend time on various activities which includes student movement and leadership, outdoor activities, and played rugby for both his college and university.

He can be reach via his Facebook (Raziz Rashid), his twitter (@r_raziz), his email (ahmadraziz@hotmail.com) and his WhatsApp (+60176350860) and will definitely give his reply if properly introduced and when he has free time on his tight schedule.  

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