YBhg. Datuk Wira Ismail bin Saleh was appointed as Member of Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) on 15 October 2016.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) from University Malaya. He attended the Trade Counsellor Programme under the German Foundation of International Development in 1979 and the Harvard Advanced Management Programme in 2007.

He has extensive experience in the civil service spans over a period of 36 years. Among the key positions he has held was the State Secretary of Melaka from 2005 to 2008. His last position before retirement on 2011 was the Secretary General at Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities.

At MyIPO, he is a Member of Audit Committee and Investment Committee.