Our Leadership

Our Leadership


Datin Maznah Mahbob
Chairman and Independent Non-Executive Director


Dato’ Dr. Mohamad Zabidi Ahmad
Independent Non-Executive Director


Dr. Mohd Hatta Dagap
Independent Non-Executive Director


Azizan Abd Aziz
Non-Executive Non-Independent Director

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Said Jawahir
Chief Operating Officer

Said Mohd Jawahir joined BIMB Investment as the Chief Operating Officer in March 2022. Prior to that, he was the Special Assistant to the Group Chief Executive Officer of Bank Islam. He has more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry.Said started his career at Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad as a trainee then moved through ranks up to Assistant General Manager, attached to various sales and credit division, recovery division and operation division during his 24 years of working in Bank Islam.


  • Bachelor of Finance, Northwood University USA
  • Diploma in Accounting, Institut Teknologi MARA

Abd Razak Salimin CFA,FRM
Head of Investment

Abd Razak joined BIMB Investment in May 2019 and was formerly an equity fund manager with Permodalan Nasional Berhad.He has more than 10 years of investment management experience. Abd Razak is responsible of leading and managing the investment department, as he manages and oversees domestic and global equities, sukuk and money market investments.


  • Bachelor of Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics, and Economics, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) since 2013 and Financial Risk Manager (FRM) since 2016
  • Securities Commission’s Capital Markets Services Representative’s License
Norsazreen Nordin

Noorsazreen Nordin
Head of Compliance

Noorsazreen joined BIMB Investment as the Head of Compliance in January 2022. She has more than 14 years of experience in financial and capital market industry.She was the former Head of Compliance at Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC), Vice President of Group Compliance at Ambank (M) Berhad, Head of Compliance at TA Investment Management Berhad and other various fund management companies. She is the designated person responsible for compliance matters of BIMB Investment.


  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Finance
  • Registered Compliance Officer with Securities Commission Malaysia (SC)
  • Member of the Compliance Officer Networking Group (CONG) of Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers (AICB).

The investment committee meets at least six (6) times a year or as and when required by the Manager.


Khairul Muzamel Perera Abdullah
Chairman – Non Independent Member

Khairul joined Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad in 2009 and is currently the Chief Credit Officer.He also served as the Head of Credit Risk Management. Prior to joining Bank Islam, Khairul served 14 years in Banking & Finance and was with Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad in 1999, handling asset recovery. He also spent several years at Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad, as Vice President, Corporate Debt Issuances.


  • Associate Chartered Institute of Secretaries (ACIS), London.

Mohd Radzuan Ahmad Tajuddin
Independent Member

Mohd Radzuan has been in the BIMB Invest’s Investment Committee since December 2017.He was formerly the Head of Development, Islamic Capital Market with Securities Commission Malaysia.He has also held various senior positions with Securities Commission Malaysia in corporate finance, bond and sukuk markets, prospectus disclosures and Islamic capital market.


  • Bachelors’ Degree in Finance & Marketing, National University of Malaysia.

Dato’ Dr. Mohamad Zabidi Ahmad
Independent Member

Dato’ Dr. Mohamad Zabidi Ahmad was appointed as an independent member of the BIMB Investment’s Investment Committee since 1 December 2022. He first joined BIMB Investment’s Board of Directors in October 2021. Dato’ Dr. Mohamad Zabidi Ahmad has 38 years of experience in the banking industry mainly in Group Treasury. His last position before retirement was the Senior Managing Director and Regional Head, Islamic Treasury, Treasury & Markets, Group Wholesale Banking at CIMB Group. He was also the Chief Dealer at Bank Bumiputra Malaysia Berhad for 5 years in London.


  • Doctorate in Business Administration from OYAGSB, UUM
  • Bachelor of Accountancy with Honours, UiTM Shah Alam.
  • Chartered Accountant, a practicing Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)
  • Certified Senior Financial Market Practitioner (CSMP) by ACI-Financial Market of Malaysia (FMAM) & The Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers (AICB)
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Dr. Shamsiah Mohamad

Dr. Shamsiah Binti Mohamad is currently the Shariah Committee Member for Medic IG Holdings, Bursa Malaysia, Association of Islamic Banking Institutions Malaysia (AIBIM), Lembaga Zakat Selangor and Pertubuhan Peladang Kebangsaan. She also currently sits on the Shariah Advisory Council (SAC) of Securities Commission Malaysia (SC).Prior to that, she served as a Shariah Advisor for several financial institutions and organizations, which includes Bank Negara Malaysia, JAKIM, Takaful Ikhlas, Standard Chartered Saadiq Berhad and Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad. She was formerly a Senior Researcher at ISRA and Associate Professor at Department of Fiqh and Usul, Academy of Islamic Studies, University of Malaya. Dr. Shamsiah became a member of the BIMB Investment’s Shariah Committee on the 1st of May 2020.Dr. Shamsiah is registered as a Shariah Adviser with the Securities Commission Malaysia.


  • PhD. in Foundation of Jurisprudence (Fiqh and Usul Fiqh), University of Jordan
  • Master of Syariah, University of Jordan
  • Bachelor of Syariah, University of Malaya

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yasmin Hanani Mohd Safian
Committee Member

Presently an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Syariah & Law, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM).She is currently holding a post as a member of the Shariah Supervisory Committee of Bank Islam, a Shariah Committee for Coop-Bank Pertama, Member of the Selangor Islamic Religious Council (MAIS), Fatwa Committee member of Federal Territory Islamic Religious Council (MAIWP), Syariah Committee of Yayasan Pembangunan Ekonomi Islam Malaysia (YAPIEM) and a Committee of the USIM Shariah Panel.Prior to that, she served as the Shariah Committee Member of Affin Islamic from 2011 to 2014, a Panel Member of the Standards Development Committee on The National Occupational Skills Standards (NOSS) for Islamic Banking in 2017, Board Member of Teraju Ekonomi Asnaf (a subsidiary of MAIS), Advisory Committee of Halal Certification (JAKIM), Halal Certified Trainer and expert for JAKIM, The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/IHRAM, Malaysian Airport Consultation Services and China-Malaysia Halal Certification and Educational Training Center.Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yasmin Hanani has been appointed as the Shariah Adviser Member of BIMB Investment on 1 April 2022. She is a registered Shariah Adviser (individual) with the SC.


  • PhD in Islamic Law, University of Exeter, 2010
  • MA in Islamic Law, The University of Birmingham, 2003

Ir. Dr. Muhamad Fuad Bin Abdullah
Committee Member

Ir. Dr. Muhamad Fuad is the Chairman of the Shariah Advisory Committee of BIMB Securities Sdn Bhd, a member of the Shariah Supervisory Council of Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad and a member of the Shariah Committee of AIA Public Takaful Berhad. He was once the Chairman of the Shariah Committee of MIDF Berhad and MNRB Re-Takaful Berhad.As the Designated Shariah Officer of BIMB Securities since June 2011, he has had the opportunity to provide Shariah advisory services to numerous Malaysian asset management companies. With his first appointment on the board of Institut Kefahaman Islam Malaysia (IKIM) in 1998, Dr Fuad has since served on the boards of numerous private and public companies including limited by guarantee and listed entities. He currently serves as the Non-Executive Chairman of Gagasan Nadi Cergas Bhd, a board member of Universiti Tun Abdul Razak Sdn Bhd and Medic IG Sdn Bhd.Dr. Muhamad Fuad has served as an adjunct professor and adjunct lecturer at Universiti Teknologi Petronas, an adjunct staff at Universiti Pertanian Malaysia and Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka. He was appointed a member of the Industry Advisory Panel of Electrical Engineering Programmes at Universiti Teknologi Mara, Multimedia University and Universiti Tenaga Nasional; and had served from 2007 to 2010 as a member of the Board of Studies of the Bachelor Program in Fiqh & Usul Fiqh of International Islamic University Malaysia. In the year 2019 he was the Chief Executive of The Netherlands Maritime Institute of Technology in Johor Bahru.As a Registered Professional Engineer with Practicing Certificate, Dr Fuad has experience in electrical building services and project management. He currently serves as a member of the Training & Education Committee of the Board of Engineers Malaysia.


  • BSc. (Hons) Electrical Engineering, Southampton University, England
  • MPhil. Electrical Engineering, Southampton University, England.
  • BA. (Jayyid) Shariah, Jordan University, Amman, Jordan.
  • PhD. Muslim Civilisation, Aberdeen University, Scotland.

BIMB Investment Management Berhad (276246-X)
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No. 22 Jalan Perak,
50450 Kuala Lumpur