Syed Mohamed Al-Attas

No Photo Available1. Name: Syed Mohamed Al-Attas

2. Occupation: Black pepper trader, Community leader

3. Contributions:

  1. Successful black pepper trader
  2. Leader of Red Flag society
  3. Influential figure in mid 19th century Penang



Loh Wei Ling, Badriyah Haji Salleh, Mahani Musa, Wong Yee Tuan & Marcus Langdon (Eds). (2013). Biographical Dictionary of Mercantile Personalities of Penang. Kuala Lumpur: THINK CITY and MBRAS


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