Vapoo Merican Noordin

No Photo Available1. Name: Vapoo Merican Noordin / V.M. Noordin

2. Occupation: Merchant, Municipal Commissioner, Headmen of the Red Flag Society


3. Contributions:

  1. Prominent merchant in Penang during the early 19th century
  2. Established his own company V.M. Noordin (1853)
  3. Grand juror
  4. Honorary magistrate
  5. Municipal commissioner
  6. Member of Penang Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture (1870s)



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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