SYED ELIAS ABD. RAHMAN ALHABSHI
ADENAN MD YUSOF
Mahadzir Azizan, a Malaysian, aged 68, was appointed as an Independent Investment Committee Member on 27 December 2006.
He has held key positions both in private and public sector. After graduation he joined the Judicial and Legal Service of the Malaysian Government as a Deputy Public Prosecutor and Federal Counsel. Subsequently, he ventured into the private sector and served Malaysian International Shipping Corporation (MISC) as Assistant Company Secretary & Legal Adviser. He then was a Director of Corporate Affairs, Island & Peninsular Berhad; the property arm of Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) for 23 years. Mahadzir currently serves on the Board of ECM Libra Financial Group Berhad, Libra Invest Berhad, Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Berhad and RCE Capital Berhad.
Mahadzir is a Barrister-at-Law from the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, London.t
SYED ELIAS ABD. RAHMAN ALHABSHI
Syed Elias Abd. Rahman Alhabshi, a Malaysian, aged 73, was appointed as an Independent Investment Committee Member on 30 July 2008.
As a seasoned banker, Syed Elias has vast experience in banking industry and has served both local and international banking institutions including Bank Bumiputra Malaysia Berhad, ASEAN Finance Corporation, Merrill Lynch & Co. and Hong Leong Group. Currently he is the Director of BIMB Holdings Berhad, a member of the Investment Panel for Lembaga Tabung Haji and Chairman/Senior Advisor of Threadneedle Asset Management Malaysia Berhad.
Syed Elias holds a Master of Management (with distinction) from Asian Institute of Management, the Philippines.
ADENAN BIN MD YUSOF
Non-Independent, Non Executive
Encik Adenan bin Md Yusof a Malaysian, aged 53, was appointed to the Board of AmanahRaya-REIT Managers Sdn Bhd on 30 September 2016.
Upon obtaining his Bachelor of Architecture from Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, Illinois, USA, Encik Adenan worked for two of the largest architectural practice in the United States. During his tenure at Harry Weese and Associates as well as Lohan Associates, he gained valuable experience in the development of various building types from residential to 5 star hotels and office buildings. Thereafter, in 1993, he joined KLCC Berhad and worked on the prestigious Petronas Twin Towers project.
Encik Adenan later joined Amanah Capital Partners Berhad in 1995 and was responsible in overseeing all property investments under Amanah Capital Group. Subsequently, in 2003, Encik Adenan moved to KUB Malaysia Berhad as General Manager and was later seconded to KUB Realty Sdn. Bhd, the property arm of KUB.
In 2008, Encik Adenan joined Terengganu Incorporated as the Group General Manager to head its property investment division and was tasked in drafting a strategic plan for its property investment. Prior to his return to Amanah Raya Berhad, he was the Senior Vice President of Special Projects at UDA Holdings Berhad.
Encik Adenan also holds a Capital Market Services Representative’s License since July 2013 and was the Vice Chairman of the Malaysian REIT Managers Association and a member of its Regulatory Committee.
Encik Adenan is currently the Group Managing Director of Amanah Raya Berhad since 2016.
Mr. Michio Izawa, aged 46 was appointed to the Board of AmanahRaya-Kenedix Reit Manager Sdn Bhd on 13th March 2017 as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director.
He has been serving as Chief Investment Officer and Director of Kenedix Asia Pte. Ltd. since May 2015. Mr. Izawa served as Chief Representative of Kenedix, Inc. Singapore Representative Office from January 2015. He was previously Senior Manager of Corporate Planning Department at Kenedix, Inc. from November 2014. Before joining Kenedix, Inc., he served as Representative in Japan at CarVal Investors Pte. Ltd., (CarVal) between August 2012 and March 2014. He was also Managing Director of Global Credit Strategies Group and Real Estate Group at CarVal from January 2009 where he was responsible for the investment in distressed asset portfolios and real estate in Japan. Between September 2006 and December 2008, he was Director of Global Credit Strategies Group at CarVal Tokyo Brand and served as Investment Manager of Reorganization Group at Cargill Investment Japan Co., Ltd. Between January 1996 and December 2000, he served as Capital Market Trader of Financial Service Division at Cargill Japan Ltd. Before joining Cargill, he served in the International Department at Cosmo Oil. Co., Ltd. from April 1994. He is a Chartered Member of the Securities Analysts Association of Japan (“CMA”). He has received a B.A. in Economics from the Keio Universiry, Tokyo, Japan.