Raja Azmi was appointed as group chief executive officer of Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad on 4 January 2019. Prior to this appointment, he served as the chief financial officer of the company for three years.

Before MAHB, Raja Azmi served in various senior management capacities at UDA Holdings Berhad, Zelan Berhad, UEM Group Berhad, Time Engineering Berhad, Tronoh Consolidated Malaysia Berhad and Sapura Telecommunications Berhad. 

He started his career in 1987 with Coopers & Lybrand Malaysia before moving on to Malaysian Tobacco Company Berhad. 

He holds a Masters degree in business administration from the University of Bath, UK. He is also a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.