We draw on the broad experience and capabilities of our people for the work that we do

The Strategic Planning Group (SPG) represents a team of about 100 senior staff from Senior Vice Presidents to Executive Directors. The diverse group of individuals, from a broad range of industries and areas of specialisation, brings to Khazanah a wealth of knowledge and experience.

The SPG, which includes the Senior Leadership Team (SLT), helps to collectively ensure the implementation and delivery of our strategic and commercial objectives, based on the direction from our Board, and in line with our mandate.

Senior Leadership Team

Tan Sri Datuk Wira Azman Mokhtar

Managing Director

The team is led by Tan Sri Datuk Wira Azman Mokhtar, who has served as Managing Director since his initial appointment to the post in June 2004.

Tengku Dato’ Sri Azmil Zahruddin Raja Abdul Aziz

Deputy Managing Director and Co-Head of Investments (Divisional Management)

Tengku Dato’ Sri Azmil joined Khazanah in 2011 from Malaysian Airline System Berhad where he was Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to that, he was Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Penerbangan Malaysia Berhad. He has also worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers in London and Hong Kong.

Ahmad Zulqarnain Onn

Deputy Managing Director and Head of Strategic Management Unit

Zulqarnain joined Khazanah in 2014. He has over 18 years in both the banking and corporate sectors, including tenures with UBS Warburg, Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad, CIMB Group, and Symphony Group.

Datuk Ben Chan

Executive Director, Investments and Co-Head of Investments (Transactions)
(Until 31 May 2018)

Datuk Ben joined Khazanah in 2005. He was formerly Director of Research at several investment houses in Malaysia, covering Malaysia and Singapore. Previously, he was head of China research with Cazenove & Co and ING Barings, based in Hong Kong.

Jiv Sammanthan

Executive Director, Managing Director’s Office and Head of Managing Director’s Office

Jiv joined Khazanah in 2010. Prior to Khazanah, he spent 18 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers in their Birmingham, London and Kuala Lumpur offices.

Datuk Hisham Hamdan

Executive Director, Investments and Head of Khazanah Research & Investment Strategy

Datuk Hisham joined Khazanah in 2011 from Sime Darby Berhad, where he served in various senior capacities, covering strategy and business development, healthcare, energy and utilities, and China. He also has significant prior experience in equity research and investment banking.

Dato’ Mohd Izani Ghani

Executive Director, Investments and Overseeing Executive Director of Khazanah Turkey Regional Office

Dato’ Izani joined Khazanah in 2005. Prior to joining Khazanah, he was with Putrajaya Holdings Sdn Bhd and Renong Group.

Javier Santiso

Executive Director, Invesments and Head of Khazanah Europe Investment Limited

Javier joined Khazanah in 2015. He heads Khazanah Europe Investment Limited. He was previously the Managing Director for Global Affairs and New Ventures at Telefonica. He also served as Director General and Chief Economist at OECD Development Centre.

Chinta Bhagat

Executive Director, Investments and Head of Khazanah India Advisors Private Limited

Chinta joined Khazanah in 2015 and heads Khazanah India Advisors Private Limited. He was previously the Managing Partner at McKinsey & Co in Singapore. Prior to McKinsey, he held various positions at an Indian engineering and construction firm, culminating in his role as Managing Director.

Dato’ Noorazman Abdul Aziz

Executive Director, Investments

Dato’ Noorazman joined Khazanah in 2010 from Fajr Capital Ltd in Dubai, where he was the Managing Director. Previously, he held international banking and finance positions, including with Citigroup, Bank Islam, Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and Labuan Offshore Financial Services Authority.

Kenneth Shen

Executive Director, Investments

Ken joined Khazanah in 2011 from Qatar Investment Authority where he held several senior positions, including Adviser to the Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Qatar Holding LLC. Prior to that he was with Salomon Brothers in Hong Kong and Lehman Brothers in New York.

Zaida Khalida Shaari

Executive Director, Investments

Zaida joined Khazanah in 2007. Previously, she was Company Secretary and Head of Legal at Permodalan Nasional Berhad after spending several years in legal practice.

Serena Tan Mei Shwen

Executive Director, Investments

Serena joined Khazanah in 2005. Prior to Khazanah, she was with Boston Consulting Group and McKinsey & Co. She has also served with Lippo Bank in Indonesia, under secondment from Khazanah for two years.

Nik Rizal Kamil Nik Ibrahim Kamil

Executive Director, Investments

Nik Rizal joined Khazanah in 2011. He started his career at Coopers & Lybrand UK before joining Arthur Andersen & Co. He had a brief stint with RHB Sakura Merchant Bank before joining the Royal Dutch Shell Plc Group where he served in companies in Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei and the UK.

Roni L. Abdul Wahab

Executive Director, Investments

Roni re-joined Khazanah in May 2017. Previously, he served as Managing Director and Head of Global Banking, Malaysia for HSBC. Prior to that, Roni held several banking and corporate positions at Credit Suisse, Khazanah, UEM Group, JP Morgan, and Capstar Partners.

Bryan Lim Tsin Lin

Executive Director, Investments and Head of Khazanah Nasional Consulting (Beijing) Company Limited

Bryan joined Khazanah in 2005. Prior to Khazanah, he was with Ernst & Young, Rating Agency Malaysia Berhad and ECM Libra Securities Sdn Bhd.

Amran Hafiz Affifudin

Executive Director, Investments

Amran joined Khazanah in 2011. He started his career with Petronas in corporate finance and treasury functions. Amran also has experience in the private equity industry.

Dato’ Mohamed Nasri Sallehuddin

Executive Director, Corporate & Support Services, Company Secretary and Head, Legal

Dato’ Nasri joined Khazanah in 2009. Previously he was a partner with a leading law firm in Malaysia, advising clients on corporate law and the legal aspects of corporate restructuring, take-overs and mergers.

Mohd Izani Ashari

Executive Director, Managing Director’s Office and Head of Special Projects Office

Izani joined Khazanah in 2009. He is responsible for leading Khazanah’s GLC Transformation Programme. He spent a considerable number of years with large multinationals and corporations, including Shell, Maybank, Sime Darby, Petronas, and Malaysian Airline System Berhad.

Dato’ Charon Mokhzani

Executive Director, Managing Director’s Office and Managing Director of Khazanah Research Institute (Until 12 May 2018)

Dato’ Charon joined Khazanah in 2013. Previously, he was the Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Investment Banking of CIMB Group, and Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Investment Bank. Prior to that he was the Managing Partner of Messrs. Zaid Ibrahim & Co.

Latifah Daud

Executive Director and Head of Strategic Human Capital Management

Latifah joined Khazanah in 2015 with over 20 years of human resources experience from Honeywell China and Motorola / Freescale Semiconductor. She had worked in various functions at Hatibudi Nominees / Renong Berhad, Arab Malaysian Bank and Yayasan Pelajaran MARA.

Faridah Bakar Ali

Director, Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Faridah joined Khazanah in 2006 after building a career in accountancy and finance with PricewaterhouseCoopers Malaysia and subsequently BP Malaysia. 

Suhana Dewi Selamat

Director, Managing Director’s Office and Chief Risk Officer

Suhana joined Khazanah in 2012. She has more than 20 years of experience in legal, regulatory and compliance roles. Previously, she was the Director / Country Head of Compliance with Credit Suisse in Malaysia. 

We would like to extend our gratitude and appreciation to the following former Senior Leadership Team member for his contribution to Khazanah.

Datuk Dominic Silva

Executive Director, Investments

Datuk Dominic Silva left Khazanah in July 2017 after serving for nine years.

Executive Director


JIV SAMMANTHAN

DATO’ CHARON WARDINI MOKHZANI

MOHAMMAD IZANI ASHARI

Director


CALVIN RAQEEM R. JACOB

CHEE KOK LIM

IMRAN AHMAD

MOHD RASLAN MD SHARIF

RAMANA RAJALINGAM

SUHANA DEWI SELAMAT

WAN AB AZIZ B ARIFFIN

Senior Vice President


AHMAD KHAIRUL RAZI ISMAIL

AILEEN BUANG

AMELIA WARDAH KASSIM

FIRDAUS SUFFIAN ABDUL LATIF

JASMINE KWAN CHIEW YAN

SAADIAH AZIZ

SITI SAFINAH SALLEH

WAN HAFIZ HAMZAH WAN HUSSIEN

Executive Director

LATIFAH DAUD

Director 

MOHAMMAD RAZIP MOHAMMAD ZIN

Senior Vice President 

DR RASLAN HANIFF ABDUL RASHID

MELINDA OMAR

NOR HAFIZAH AHMAD MARZUKI

Executive Director


AMRAN HAFIZ AFFIFUDIN

AHMAD ZULQARNAIN ONN

BRYAN LIM TSIN LIN

CHINTA BHAGAT

DATO’ MOHD IZANI GHANI

DATO’ NOORAZMAN ABD AZIZ

JAVIER SANTISO

KENNETH SHEN

NIK RIZAL KAMIL NIK IBRAHIM KAMIL

RONI L. ABDUL WAHAB

SERENA TAN MEI SHWEN

TENGKU DATO’ SRI AZMIL ZAHRUDDIN RAJA ABDUL AZIZ

ZAIDA KHALIDA SHAARI

Director


ABANG RAHMAT YUSUF

AZRI ZAHARUDDIN

BABAR KHAN

DR PATRICK LAU HUI PING

EFFIZAL FAIZ ZULKIFLY

GOH KEAT SIANG

KENNETH WOO ZHI YING

KHOO LAY SENG

LIM KOOI JUNE

LOH TZU ANNE

MAY QUAH BEE FONG

ONG KING HOW

PANG HEE MIN

QUEK PEI LYNN

SELVENDRAN KATHEERAYSON

SHAHIN FAROUQUE JAMMAL AHMAD

SHAHRIL IBRAHIM

STANLEY OOI KOK LEONG

STEPHANIE SAW AI LIN

SUNDHIRAJ SHARMA

WONG SHU HSIEN

YAP KHENG HAN

ZAFER SONMEZ

Senior Vice President


AHMAD FARIZ ALI

AL-AZMY AZIZI

ANGELA CHONG YIT PHIN

AZZAM MOHAMED

ENITA AZLINA OSMAN

HAN JUN SIEW

HARIS HARDI ZAKARIA

HAZMAN HILMI SALLAHUDDIN

INGRID MARIKA SVARDSTROM

IRWAN SHAHRIN ISMAIL

JUSTIN MAHMUD HASHIM

KAYSE FOO SHIOU VOON

K. GOPALAN A/L V.P. GOVINDA PATHIYAR

LOW GUAT PENG

MANISH DAGA

MOHD ASRUL AB RAHIM


MOHD SHAFIE ISMAIL

NIK MARIEN NIK AHMAD KAMAL

NURAZEYAN KHALIS MOHD KHALIS

PUSHKAR JAUHARI

SAMUEL OOI THEAN AUN

VISHAL AGARWAL

WONG EUGENE

WONG WAI SENG

Executive Director


DATO’ MOHAMED NASRI SALLEHUDDIN

Director


IWAN RASHMAN GULAMOYDEEN

JAMILAH HASHIM

MOHAMAD AFFENDI YUSOFF

Senior Vice President


BAHARE SAMSUDIN

HALINA JAEL ABU BAKAR

NORDIANA NORDIN

SAIDATUL ATIKAH OSMAN

SHAMSUDDIN ABDUL JALIL

ZAFARIN ABD GHAFFAR

Director


FARIDAH BAKAR ALI

HAFIZUDDIN SULAIMAN

Senior Vice President


ERMA SURIANEE MALEK

JUHANA HAMZAH

MOHD HASRI HARON

MOHAMED ROZANI MOHAMED OSMAN

NIK NAZHAH NIK ABDUL AZIZ

Executive Director

DATUK HISHAM HAMDAN

Director

MOHAMED RIDZUAN MOHAMED

Senior Vice President

NICHOLAS KHAW HOCK-LU

TAN SIAW WOAN

Khazanah Nasional Consulting (Beijing) Company Limited

Khazanah opened the Beijing office in 2008 to build an investment presence in China and participate in the country’s growth story. The Beijing office was Khazanah’s first office established overseas. It also provides a platform for building closer bilateral economic ties between Malaysia and China.

An Overview of an Institution

Khazanah continues to grow as an institution, underpinned by a robust governance and accountability framework. Our Board of Directors, led by our Chairman, Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak, guides the efforts of our management in executing our mandate.

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