Role of the Investment Committee Members
The Investment Committee formulates, establishes and implements investment strategies and policies. The Investment Committee will continually review and monitor the success of these strategies and policies using predetermined benchmarks towards achieving a proper performance for the Funds. The Investment Committee will also ensure investment guidelines and regulations are complied with. The Investment Committee will meet at least once every quarterly or more should the need arise.
The Investment Committee Members
Encik Hasman Yusri Yusoff ,is an Independent Member and Chairman of the Investment Committee of MIDF Amanah. He was appointed to the Board of MIDF Amanah effective 13 April 2017.
He is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Fellow of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
Prior to his retirement in 2016, he held various positions in Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), Malakoff Berhad and KPMG.
Currently, he sits on the Board of Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad, Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad, Agri Food Resources Holdings Sdn Bhd and Amanah International Finance Sdn Bhd.
Mr. Tai Keat Chai, an Independent Member of the Investment Committee of MIDF Amanah is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of MIDF Amanah. He was appointed to the Board of MIDF Amanah on 27 December 2016.
He is an accountant by profession and obtained his Fellow Certified Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales in 1977.
He started his career as an investment banker with Amanah Merchant Bank Berhad and thereafter, joined A.A. Anthony Securities Sdn Bhd as Executive Director. Mr. Tai has a wide background in accounting, finance, fund management, banking, stockbroking, and property.
Mr. Tai sits amongst others, on the Boards of Marine & General Berhad (formerly known as Silk Holdings Berhad), Omesti Bhd, Microlink Solutions Berhad, Rex Industry Berhad, MIDF Amanah Asset Management Berhad, Amanah International Finance Sdn Bhd and Amanah Butler Malaysia Sdn Bhd.
Encik Ahlan Nasri Nasir,is an Independent Non-Executive Director of MIDF Amanah and an Independent Member of its Investment Committee. He was appointed to the Board of MIDF Amanah effective 1 March 2017. Currently, he is also an independent director of MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Berhad.
Presently, he is a Partner at the legal firm of Kadir Andri & Partners. He was previously the Legal Director at Danajamin Nasional Berhad, and prior to that, he had held partnerships at several legal firms including Zaid Ibrahim & Co and Zain & Co and also in-house positions in two large Malaysian companies.
He received his BA Jurisprudence degree from St Anne’s College, Oxford. In addition he also holds a Certified Diploma in Accounting & Finance.