OUR LEADERS

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Dato Shukri

YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Shukri Hussin

Chairman, Independent Non-Executive Director

Anis Rizana TKSPI

YBhg. Dato' Anis Rizana Binti Mohd Zainudin

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Dato Shamsul_adobespark

YBhg. Dato’ Shamsul Azri Bin Abu Bakar

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Datuk Adinan Maning

YBhg. Datuk Adinan Bin Maning

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dato Othman

YBhg. Dato’ Othman Bin Semail

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dato Ir Jauhari

YBhg. Dato’ Ir Jauhari Hamidi

Independent Non-Executive Director

Imri Dolhadi

YBrs. Encik Imri Dolhadi Bin Ab Wahab

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Dr Zaharuddin

YBrs. Dr. Zaharuddin Abdul Rahman

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dato Andri

YBhg. Dato’ Andri Aidham Bin Dato' Ahmad Badri

Independent Non-Executive Director

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INVESTMENT PANEL

Didi Syafruddin

YBrs. Encik Didi Syafruddin Yahya

Chairman

Dato Shukri

YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Shukri Hussin

Member

Dato Sheridan

YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Sheridan Bin Ramli

Member

Imri Dolhadi

YBrs. Encik Imri Dolhadi Ab Wahab

Member

Azian Kassim

YBrs. Puan Azian Kassim

Member

   
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PROFESSIONAL TEAM

Hizamuddin Jamalluddin

Chief Executive Officer

Academic Qualifications:

Encik Hizamuddin holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Northern Illinois University, USA. He was also a former member of the Islamic Finance Committee of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and a senior associate member of the Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals.

Working Experience:

Encik Hizamuddin is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Urusharta Jamaah. He is also the Chairman of UJ’s Management Executive Committee.

Encik Hizamuddin started his career as a Junior Economist where he later moved into corporate planning. Thereafter, he specialised in corporate finance with stint at Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad as a Corporate Finance Specialist cum Special Assistant to the Managing Director. He later joined Bank Simpanan Nasional in 2006 as the Director of Corporate Services and was part of the development and establishment of Prudential BSN Takaful Berhad. He was also previously the Group Chief Strategy Officer of MTD Capital.

Encik Hizamuddin has more than 20 years of experience in corporate management, particularly corporate planning, corporate finance (both equity & capital markets), debt restructuring, enterprise risk management, cross border mergers & acquisitions, privatisation, investor relations and stakeholders’ engagement. He is also a recipient of the “Upcoming Personality of Islamic Finance (Leadership)” by the Global Islamic Finance Award 2016.

Encik Hizamuddin had also served as Group Chief Strategy Officer of BIMB Holdings Berhad and Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad.

In 2018, Encik Hizamuddin joined Lembaga Tabung Haji as Chief Strategy Officer and Chief of Staff where he was responsible in formulating the overall rescue plan for LTH. Prior to joining UJ, he was the Executive Director of Investment of LTH where he was instrumental in developing the strategic asset allocation and sustainable investment strategy of LTH.

He is currently a board member of Love & Laugh (L) Berhad and RHB Islamic Bank Berhad. Additionally, Encik Hizamuddin also holds directorship in TH Heavy Engineering Berhad.

CEO's Office Team

Danial Iman

Ahmad Al Farouk Ahmad Kamal

Chief Investment Officer

Academic Qualifications:

Encik Farouk graduated from The London School of Economics and Political Science with an MSc in Finance & Economics as well as a BSc in Economics degree.

Working Experience:

Encik Farouk is currently the Chief Investment Officer of Urusharta Jamaah. He is part of UJ’s pioneer team responsible for the managing of assets worth over RM10 billion. He is also a member of the Management Executive Committee.

Encik Farouk has over 15 years of working experience in investment banking, corporate finance, equities research and equities trading. He started his career with Credit Suisse as part of Malaysia’s equities trading and research team. In 2008, Farouk joined J.P. Morgan’s investment banking team and subsequently worked with Deutsche Bank’s investment banking team in 2013.

He currently sits on the Board of Directors of TH Heavy Engineering Berhad as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director and is also a board member of UJ Property Management Sdn Bhd.

Investment Team

Najuuwa Sabli

Amri Rahamat

Asif M Noh CFA

Shafiq Salleh

Zarif Zalizan

Khalid Mohd Amin

Head of Property Management

Academic qualifications:

Encik Khalid graduated from University of Technology Malaysia and holds a Bachelor of Science in Property Management. He is also a registered Property Manager with the Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers (BOVIA) and is a Graduate Member of Institution of Surveyor, Malaysia (ISM).

Working Experience:

Encik Khalid is currently the Head of Property Management of Urusharta Jamaah. He is also a member of the Management Executive Committee.

Encik Khalid has more than 28 years of experience in real estate industry mainly in the areas of Asset Management, Facilities Management, Valuation and Consultancy. He had also spent seven years working in the private sector.

Prior to joining UJ, Encik Khalid was the internal advisor to Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad then subsequently, with Prokhas Sdn Bhd. Encik Khalid had been the Project Manager for several projects including the sales administration, tenancy and facilities management of PPR projects under Jabatan Perumahan Negara, Kementerian Kesejahteraan Bandar, Perumahan & Kerajaan Tempatan (KPKT) and the proposed establishment of Perbadanan Pengurusan Perumahan Awam Negara Act.

Property Management Team

Shamsulzaman Hussin

Puteri Zainab Megat Suhaimi

Zaipaidah Othman

Nurhasanah Ramly

Laili Azura Ibrahim

Head of Finance

Academic Qualifications:

Puan Laili holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from Universiti Teknologi MARA. She is also a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).

Working Experience:

Puan Laili currently heads the Finance Department of Urusharta Jamaah. She is part of UJ’s pioneer team where she is responsible for the finance and treasury functions of UJ. She is also a member of the Management Executive Committee.

Prior to joining UJ, Puan Laili served as a Senior Finance Officer with Utusan Melayu Malaysia Berhad for more than 25 years. She has vast experience in finance and accounting related functions. She is responsible for maintaining the internal and functional controls on all finance processes of the firm. She also serves on the audit and risk committee of UJ’s subsidiaries.

Puan Laili is currently a member of the Board of Directors of UJ Property Management Sdn Bhd.

Finance Team

Ahmad Aidi Asyraff Ahmad Noruddin ACCA

Aizzat Anim Ismail

Muhammad Faiz Zakie

Shamsul Bahari Baruddin

Muhammad Zikri Kamardin

Head of Corporate Finance

Academic Qualifications:

Encik Zikri graduated from University of Iowa. He holds a dual bachelors degree in Bachelor of Science (Hons.) Economics and Bachelor of Science (Hons.) Mathematics in 2012.

Working Experience:

Encik Zikri is the Head of Corporate Finance of Urusharta Jamaah and is also a member of the Management Executive Committee.

Encik Zikri has around 10 years of experience in Banking, Finance and Investment.

Before joining UJ, Encik Zikri served Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad from 2013 to 2018, with focus on Debt Capital Markets, and Corporate Investment Banking. He then joined SOCSO’s Fixed Income team in 2018 and later joined Lembaga Tabung Haji in 2019. At Lembaga Tabung Haji, Encik Zikri was part of the Chief Executive Officer’s Office in 2019. Encik Zikri then leads the Treasury Division in 2020 prior to joining UJ in August 2021.

Encik Zikri currently is a Board of Director of UJ Estates (Holdings) Sdn Bhd.

Corporate Finance Team

Nik Siti Sarah Abdul Mubin

Danial Iman

Zafri Zahri

Azrul Yahaya

Head of Operations

Academic Qualifications:

Encik Azrul graduated from Universiti Teknologi MARA with a Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Islamic Banking and Diploma in Investment Analysis.

Working Experience:

Encik Azrul is currently the Head of Operations of Urusharta Jamaah. He is part of UJ’s pioneer team responsible for the operations of asset under management worth over RM10 billion. He is also a member of Management Executive Committee.

He has vast experience in the financial industry specialising in investment operations, treasury, portfolio valuation, performance measurement, data analysis and reporting. Prior to joining UJ, he was the Head of Client Experience and Investment Operations Manager of Hong Leong Asset Management. Previously, he worked with the Royal Bank of Canada Investor & Treasury Services as the Fund Accounting Manager serving for Dublin region.

Encik Azrul currently sits on the Board of Directors of Datasonic Group Berhad as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director.

Operations Team

Mohamad Khalil Fitri

Nurin Jazlina Azman

Mohamad Firdaus Mohamad Sopi

Fahmi Hakim

Muhammad Firdaus

Head of Governance, Risk & Compliance

Academic Qualifications:

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Working Experience:

Information is current unavailable.

Governance, Risk & Compliance Team

Muhammad Haziq Mohd Nazri

Muhammad Syahmi Ruhaizat

Head of Strategic Management

Academic Qualifications:

Encik Syahmi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (Business Economics) from Universiti Teknologi MARA.

Working Experience:

Encik Syahmi is currently the Head of Strategic Management at Urusharta Jamaah. He leads UJ’s strategy & monitoring as well as corporate affairs and is a member of the Management Executive Committee.

He began his career as an associate in a start-up company based in the United Kingdom, where he was responsible of market insights and operations.  From thereon, he went to become one of the pioneering members of the East Coast Rail Link Project (ECRL) where he had stints in the Corporate Services and Special Projects under the Chief Executive Officer’s office. Prior to joining UJ, he was a Special Assistant to the Group Executive Director of a local Rolling Stock company, that period of which also earned him experience in the aviation industry.

Strategic Management Team

Maisarah Mohd Khairul

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ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

Organizational structure of Urusharta Jamaah

Dato Shukri

YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Shukri Hussin

Chairman, Independent Non-Executive Director

Age: 68

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Dato’ Shukri graduated from the University of Malaya with a Bachelor of Economics with Honours in 1978. In 1984, he qualified as a certified accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Working Experience:

Dato’ Shukri was appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 6 August 2020.

Dato’ Shukri served as an Executive Director of CIMB Group Holdings Berhad from 2006 to 2011 and was previously the Chief Operating Officer of Bumiputera Commerce Holdings Berhad. He had also been the Chief Executive Officer of Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad from 1999 to 2003.

Currently, Dato’ Shukri serves as a Director on the board of Sun Life Malaysia Assurance Berhad and Pelaburan Hartanah Berhad. He is also a Trustee of the CIMB Foundation.

Anis Rizana TKSPI

YBhg. Dato' Anis Rizana Binti Mohd Zainudin

Pengarah Bukan Eksekutif Bukan Bebas

Age: 53

Warganegara: Malaysia

Academic Qualifications:

Dato' Anis Rizana attained a Diploma in Investment Analysis from MARA Institute of Technology (ITM). Subsequently, she graduated from Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, USA with a Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance). She received her Diploma in Public Administration from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN). She holds a Master of Business Administration (Finance) from the Graduate School of Management of Universiti Putra Malaysia and has attended Advanced Leadership Management Programme at INTAN, the Advanced Management Programme (AMP) at Harvard Business School, Boston, USA and Advanced Leadership Development Programme with Razak School of Government.

Working Experience:

Dato’ Anis Rizana was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 14 August 2020.

She is currently the Deputy Secretary General (Investment) and is a representative of the Ministry of Finance Malaysia. She started her career in early 1993 serving the private sector in stockbroking firms and manufacturing industry before joining the public sector in 1994. She was appointed as the Senior Private Secretary to the Minister of Finance in 1999. She also served as the Principal Assistant Secretary in various divisions under the MOF such as the Finance Division, Government Investment Companies Division (GIC), Privatisation and Coordination Division, Loan Management and Finance Policy Division, Economics and International Division and Budget Management Division. In 2008, she was appointed as the Deputy Under Secretary at the GIC and Privatization Division and subsequently after her two year stint at Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad as the General Manager, Corporate Planning under the Cross Fertilization Programme (Khazanah Nasional Berhad/Public Service Department), served as the Head of Economic Stimulus Secretariat Unit, MOF. In 2009, Dato’ Anis Rizana also served as a Special Function Officer to the Chief Secretary for the Government under the Prime Minister’s Department. Subsequently in 2012, she was appointed as the Deputy Under Secretary, Remuneration Policy, Public Money, and Management Services Division.

Dato’ Anis Rizana served as Director of the Integrity and Governance Division (NKRA Against Corruption) in 2014, before being appointed as the Senior Research Fellow and thereafter assumed the responsibility as the Head of Cluster for Development and Policy Research at INTAN, Bukit Kiara. In 2018, she was appointed as the Head of Cluster for the Economics and Public Finance Cluster in INTAN. She was thereafter promoted as the Deputy Secretary General (Operations) for the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development in 2019 before assuming her current position.

She is currently a Director of Retirement Fund (Incorporated) (KWAP), Lembaga Tabung Angkatan Tentera (LTAT), Pelaburan Hartanah Berhad, Aset Tanah Nasional Berhad and a Member of the Energy Commission. 

Dato Shamsul_adobespark

YBhg. Dato’ Shamsul Azri Bin Abu Bakar

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Age: 53

Nationality: Malaysia

Academic Qualifications:

Dato’ Shamsul Azri graduated from University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration (Hons).

Working Experience:

Dato Shamsul was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 13 April 2021.

He started his career at Pernas NEC Telecommunications Sdn Bhd in 1993, before joining the public sector as Assistant Director at the Public Service Department (JPA). He then became an Assistant District Officer as well as a stint as Chief Assistant District Officer at various districts in the state of Selangor between 1996 – 2005.  

Subsequently, he spent about a year as Deputy Director at the Selangor State Economic Planning unit before becoming the Secretary for Selangor State Legislative Assembly from 2006 to 2008. He went on to become the Deputy State Finance Officer with the Selangor State Treasury for nearly four years (between 2008 – 2012).

YBhg. Dato’ Shamsul was also a Budget Review Officer, Social Sector, at the National Budget Office of the Ministry of Finance (MOF) before being promoted as the Deputy Under Secretary of Remuneration Policy and Management Division, MOF. Prior to his current position, YBhg. Dato Shamsul was the Under Secretary of the same unit at MOF. 

Apart from UJ, YBhg. Dato’ Shamsul currently holds directorship in several other companies, including Prokhas Sdn Bhd, Danainfra Nasional Bhd, Johor Port Bhd, Penjana Kapital Sdn Bhd. He is also member of the Board at Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris.

Datuk Adinan Maning

YBhg. Datuk Adinan Bin Maning

Independent Non-Executive Director

Age: 65

Nationality: Malaysia

Academic Qualifications:

Datuk Adinan Maning is a member of The Chartered Institute of Management of Accountants (UK).

Working Experience:

Datuk Adinan was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 1 September 2019.

He started his career in Bank Bumiputera Malaysia Berhad (BBMB) in the early 80’s.  He served BBMB for 18 years and subsequently served other companies involved in property development, construction, manufacturing, recovery and asset management.  He was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Bank Simpanan Nasional  (BSN) from 2007 till 2017.  Prior to that, he was the General Manager, Operations I at Prokhas Sdn Bhd.

While serving BSN, he was appointed as Chairman of BSNC Corporation Berhad.  He was also a board member of BSN, Prudential BSN Takaful Berhad, Permodalan BSN Berhad and  Gibraltar BSN Life Berhad.  He was also the President of World Savings Bank Institute (Asia Pacific) in addition to serving as Treasurer of Persatuan Badan Berkanun Malaysia and a council member of Association of Development Financial Institution of Malaysia (ADFIM).

Datuk Adinan currently holds directorship in Aeon Credit Service (M) Berhad, where he also chairs its Board Risk Committee.

Dato Othman

YBhg. Dato’ Othman Bin Semail

Independent Non-Executive Director

Age: 61

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Dato’ Othman Semail holds a Diploma in Agriculture and a Bachelor of Resource Economics from Universiti Pertanian Malaysia (UPM), a Diploma in Public Management from the National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN) and a Masters of Business Administration (Finance) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Working Experience:

Dato’ Othman Semail was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 7 May 2021.

He started his career in 1982 with Rubber Industry Smallholders Development Authority (RISDA) as Assistant Agricultural Officer. After serving RISDA for 16 years, he then moved to Ministry of Primary Industries, Malaysia as Assistant Secretary from 1998 until 2003. He then served as Assistant Director at the Public Service Department, Prime Minister’s Department for 2 years from 2003 until 2005.

Dato’ Othman began his service with the Ministry of Finance, Malaysia in 2005 as Assistant Secretary with the Government Procurement Division. He rose through the ranks in the division with various capacities including Principal Assistant Secretary, Head of Section, Deputy Secretary (Operation) and Under Secretary (Head of Government Procurement Division). In October 2018, he was appointed as the Deputy Secretary General of Treasury (Management) until his retirement in March 2021.

During his service with Ministry of Finance, he was also appointed as Chairman of Technology Depository Agency Bhd (TDA) and Chairman of SRC International Sdn Bhd. He was also a Board Member of Tabung Haji Properties Sdn Bhd (THP), Bank Pembanguan Malaysia Berhad (BPMB), Global Link (M) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of MARA, Amanah Raya Development Sdn Bhd and Amanah Raya Real Estate Investment and a Board of Trustees, Capital Market Development Fund. His appointment was also included being a Committee Member of Disciplinary Board, Langkawi Development Authority (LADA) and Committee Member of Service Export Fund on Pre-Feasibility Study Grant, Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE). Dato’ Othman was also a Member of Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM), Member of Certification Advisory Committee, IKRAM QA Services Sdn. Bhd., Member of Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia (CIDB), Member of Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur and Honorary Secretary, Ministry of Finance Malaysian Government Servants’ Welfare and Sports Council (MKSAKK).

Currently, Dato’ Othman sits on the board of Prokhas Sdn Bhd. 

Dato Ir Jauhari

Dato’ Ir. Jauhari Hamidi

Independent Non-Executive Director

Age: 64

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Dato’ Jauhari graduated from University College Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom with a Bachelor of Science in Civil/Structural with Honours. He was also enrolled in the Programme for Executive Development at MARA University of Technology (UiTM). He went on to become a Professional Engineer with the Board of Engineers (Malaysia) and is a Corporate Member of the Institute of Engineers Malaysia.

Working Experience:

Dato’ Jauhari was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 7 July 2021.

Dato’ Jauhari was the Chairman of Battersea Power Station Development Company (BPSDC) from 2015 to 2018. Prior to that, he had a long-standing role within Sime Darby Berhad having held various positions in multiple departments. He had been the Managing Director of Sime Darby Property Berhad from 2016 to 2017 and was also the Managing Director of Oil & Gas Power Division from 2010 to 2015.

Dato’ Jauhari currently sits on the Board of Directors for Pengurusan Aset Air Berhad and Boustead Properties Berhad.

Imri Dolhadi

YBrs. Encik Imri Dolhadi Bin Ab Wahab

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director and Member, Investment Panel

Age: 45

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Encik Imri Dolhadi graduated from Lancaster University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Islamic Finance from the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF).

Working Experience:

Encik Imri was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 18 December 2018.

He has served the Government of Malaysia under the Ministry of Finance for 14 years. He is currently the Deputy Director of the Risk & Debt Section, Fiscal & Economics Division, Ministry of Finance. Prior to his appointment to the Division in 2017, Encik Imri was appointed as the Principal Assistant Secretary of the Strategic Investment Division of the same ministry from 2014. He started his career in civil service in 2003 as Assistant Secretary in the Economics & International Division, Ministry of Finance.

Currently, Encik Imri sits on the Board of Directors of Danajamin Nasional Berhad as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director. He is a member of the Board Underwriting Committee, the Danajamin PRIHATIN Guarantee Scheme Board Underwriting Committee, the Board Remuneration and Nomination Committee and the Board Risk Committee.

Dr Zaharuddin

Dr. Zaharuddin Abdul Rahman

Independent Non-Executive Director

Age: 47

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Dr. Zaharuddin graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Usuluddin from the University of Malaya. He holds a Master’s degree in Fiqh and Usul Fiqh from the University of al-Yarmouk, Jordan and PhD in Islamic Studies and Islamic Finance from the University of Wales, Lampeter, United Kingdom. He is also a certified Islamic Finance trainer and lecturer with the Markfield Institute of Higher Education, United Kingdom.

Working Experience:

Dr. Zaharuddin was appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Urusharta Jamaah on 27 August 2019.

Adjunct Professor Dr. Zaharuddin Abd Rahman is a far-reaching Shariah and business expert who has contributed to the world of Shariah-compliance and halal-related industries spanning over 22 years encompasses unswerving contribution in multiple domains in the local arena – counting banking and Takaful institutions, corporate companies, higher education (universities & colleges), the F&B segment, the cosmetics industry, educational technologies, telecommunications, the Malaysian Government & GLCs plus Malaysian regulators (BNM & the Securities Commission of Malaysia).

His fame in Shariah-conformity and halal-centric proficiency has enabled him to actively impart his quintessential knowhow upon the International stage, touching nations like Singapore, Brunei, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom and the USA.

At present, he is the Founding Managing Director of Elzar Group of Companies, Elzar Shariah Solutions Sdn. Bhd., Myclass Technologies Sdn. Bhd, Aalim Aulad Islamic Preschool, MyDental Care, Shah Alam, Urban Mobility Asia and a solar PV company, Suria and Sonne Sdn. Bhd. He is also currently serving as Shariah Advsior at Securities Commission of Malaysia, EPF Islamic, MARA, PUNB, Zurich Takaful and Adjunct Professor at the Faculty of Business and Accountancy of University of Selangor (UNISEL), just as he did formerly at the University of Sultan Zainal Abidin (UNISZA).

He has served RHB Islamic Bank Ltd., Malaysia as a Senior Manager Shariah & Product Development; and later, joined Asian Finance Bank Ltd. as Head (Vice President) of Shariah Compliance. He also served as a board member of Yapeim, UNISZA, Shariah Consultant of BNM. Currently, Dr. Zaharuddin plays various roles as a board member of MDC Asia Link Berhad, Moovby and also Business Advisor to Global Sadaqah and The Noor Apps.

To-date, he has written over 23 books and countless articles on Islamic Jurisprudence and Islamic Banking, over and above other Shariah matters, in journals – covering local & international magazines as well as textual material for conferences.

Dato Andri

YBhg. Dato' Andri Aidham Bin Dato' Badri

Independent Non-Executive Director

Age:

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Dato' Andri is an LLB (Honours) graduate from the University of Nottingham in 1988. In 1989, he was called to the Bar of England and Wales as a barrister-at-law of Lincoln’s Inn. He also holds a postgraduate Diploma in Islamic Studies from the International Islamic University of Malaysia and was called to the Malaysian Bar in 1994. ​

Working Experience:

Dato’ Andri served in the Judicial and Legal Service as Federal Counsel from 1990 until June 1994. He is currently the managing partner of the firm Kadir, Andri & Partners and heads the Banking and Finance team. Dato’ Andri was a member of the Law Revision Committee on Islamic Banking and Finance of Central Bank of Malaysia including the sub- committee on Review of Contracts Act and the sub-committees of the Islamic capital market working group of the Securities Commission. Both committees relate to reviewing aspects of laws and regulations to facilitate and advance Islamic banking and finance laws.

Dato’ Andri also has extensive knowledge and had advised on those relating to energy including independent power producers proposals as well as renewable energy such as solar and small hydro projects.

He was a member of the Board of Studies for the post graduate degree of Master of Science in Islamic Banking and Finance as well as was a member of the Board of Studies for the post graduate degree of Master of Science in Islamic Capital market at International Islamic University Malaysia. He is a registered adjudicator and registered on the Islamic banking and finance of arbitrators at the Asian International Arbitration Centre.

Didi Syafruddin

YBrs. Encik Didi Syafruddin Yahya

Chairman, Investment Panel

Age: 53

Nationality: Indonesian

Academic Qualifications:

Encik Didi is a Fellow Chartered Accountant at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, United Kingdom. He holds a Master of Arts from the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Working Experience:

Encik Didi is a member of UJ’s Investment Panel since 2020 and was appointed as Chairman on 28 May 2021.

Encik Didi started his banking career with Morgan Grenfell & Co. in London after qualifying as a Chartered Accountant. He also worked for J.P. Morgan in Indonesia and Malaysia for more than 20 years, where his last position was as the Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking at J.P. Morgan Malaysia.

He is currently serving as an Independent Non-Executive Director of CIMB Group Holdings and is also the President Commissioner of PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk.

Dato Shukri

YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Shukri Hussin

Member, Investment Panel

Age: 68

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Dato’ Shukri graduated from the University of Malaya with a Bachelor of Economics with Honours in 1978. In 1984, he qualified as a certified accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Working Experience:

Dato’ Shukri was appointed as a member of the Investment Panel in 2020.

Dato’ Shukri served as an Executive Director of CIMB Group Holdings Berhad from 2006 to 2011 and was previously the Chief Operating Officer of Bumiputera Commerce Holdings Berhad. He had also been the Chief Executive Officer of Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad from 1999 to 2003.

Currently, Dato’ Shukri serves as a Director on the board of Sun Life Malaysia Assurance Berhad and Pelaburan Hartanah Berhad. He is also a Trustee of the CIMB Foundation.

Dato Sheridan

YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Sheridan Bin Ramli

Member, Investment Panel

Age: 48

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Dato’ Sheridan graduated from Chapman University, California, USA with a Bachelor of Business Administration. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

Working Experience:

Dato’ Sheridan was appointed as a member of the Investment Panel of Urusharta Jamaah in 2020.

Dato’ Sheridan was Director of Dealing & Special Assignments at K & N Kenanga Berhad, currently known as Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad from 1996 to 2006. He then became the Deputy President/Chief Executive Officer from 2006 to 2010. He is proficient in Financial Services and Wealth Management. His areas of expertise include Risk Management, Fund Raising and Corporate Strategic Planning. 

Azian Kassim

YBrs. Puan Azian Kassim

Member, Investment Panel

Age:

Nationality: Malaysian

Academic Qualifications:

Puan Azian is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), United Kingdom and a Chartered Accountant of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) - CA (M).

Working Experience:

Puan Azian was appointed as a member of the Investment Panel of Urusharta Jamaah on 14 June 2021.

Previously, Puan Azian was the Chief Investment Officer of Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Berhad. Prior to that, she was the Chief Investment Officer of Maybank Investment Management Sdn Bhd from 2004 to 2007.

Puan Azian began her career as an auditor and has extensive experience in fund management and capital market. Currently, she sits on the Board of Perak Transit Berhad as an Independent Non-Executive Director, where she is also a member of the Audit, Nomination & Remuneration Committee. Further, Puan Azian is also a member of the Board of Directors of MRT Corporation Berhad, where she also chairs its Risk & Audit Committee.