MSWG Directors - 2023


Datuk Mohd Nasir  Ali

Chairman, Independent Non-Executive Director 

Age     : 64

Date of Appointment   : 25 May 2021

Date of Appointment as Chairman : 15 November 2021

Academic / Professional Qualification(s)
  • B. Economics (Hons), Universiti Malaya
  • M.Sc. in Financial Studies, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom
Present Directorship(s)

Directorship in PLC(s):

  • Independent Non-Executive Director, Damansara Holdings Berhad
  • Independent Non-Executive Director, E.A. Technique (M) Berhad 
  • Independent Non-Executive Director, iCapital.Biz Berhad

Other Public Companies/Institutions:

  • Goodyear Malaysia Berhad
  • MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Berhad
  • MIDF Berhad
Present Appointment(s)
  • Nil
Datuk Gazali bin Haji Harun

Independent Non-Executive Director

Age     : 65

Date of Appointment as Director  : 26 October 2016


Academic / Professional Qualification(s)
  • Diploma in Accountancy, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia (1979) 
  • Bachelor of Science, Northern Illinois University, United States of America (1982) 
  • Master of Business Administration, Governors State University, Illinois, United States of America (1984) 
  • C.A.(M) - Chartered Accountant (Malaysia) 
  • Certified Mediator, Bar Council Malaysian Mediation Centre (March 2019)
Present Directorship(s)

Directorship in PLC(s):

Present Appointment(s)


Dato’ Abdul Alim Abdullah

Independent Non-Executive Director, Malaysian

Age : 74

Date of Appointment as Director : 20 November 2019

Academic / Professional Qualification(s)
  • Barrister-At-Law, Lincoln’s Inn London
  • FCIS (Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Secretaries and Administrators)
  • Advocate and Solicitor High Court Malaya
  • Judge, High Court Malaya (Retired)
  • Arbitrator and Mediator, Asian International Arbitration Center
Present Directorship(s)

Directorship in PLC(s):

  • Nil

Other Public Companies / Institutionals:

  • Nil

Present Appoinments(s):

  • Nil


Puan Sharifatu Laila Syed Ali

Independent Non-Executive Director, Malaysian

Age     : 61

Date of Appointment as Director : 17 April 2018


Academic / Professional Qualification(s)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia  
  • Master of Business Administration, Universiti Malaya  
  • Advanced Management Programme, Harvard Business School
Present Directorship(s)

Directorship in PLC(s):

  • Public Interest Director and Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Bursa Malaysia Berhad Independent Non-Executive Director, RHB Bank Berhad

Other Public Companies / Institutions:

  • Independent Non-Executive Director, RHB Insurance Berhad
Present Appointment(s)
  • Member, Investment Committee, Universiti Malaya 
  • Director, Think3Associates Sdn Bhd
Muhammad Fitri Othman

Non-Independent Non-Executive Director, Malaysian

Age     : 39

Date of Appointment as Director : 19 Nov 2021


Academic / Professional Qualification(s)
  • BSc Economics & Finance (First Class Honours), University of Southampton, United Kingdom 
  • MSc Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), United Kingdom 
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), CFA Institute, United States of America
Present Directorship(s)

Directorship in PLC(s):

  • Non-Independent Non-Executive Director, Boustead Holdings Berhad

Other Public Companies/ Institutions:

  • Non-Independent Non-Executive Director, Affin Islamic Bank Berhad 
  • Council Member, Institutional Investors Council Malaysia
Present Appointment(s)
  • Chief Investment Officer, Lembaga Tabung Angkatan Tentera (LTAT)