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LEADERSHIP

To establish Ekuinas, the Malaysian government provided an initial endowment in the form of a grant held in a trust known as Yayasan Ekuiti Nasional, whose mandate is to enhance and grow Bumiputera equity interest.

Trustees of Yayasan Ekuiti Nasional (YEN) are:

YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance

YAB Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid bin Hamidi

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Home Affairs

YB Dato’ Sri Mustapa bin Mohamed

Minister of International Trade and Industry

YB Datuk Johari bin Abdul Ghani

Minister of Finance (II)

YB Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman bin Dahlan

Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department

YBhg Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar bin Abdullah

Secretary General to the Treasury/Ministry of Finance

YBhg Datuk Seri Dr Rahamat Bivi binti Yusoff

Director General, Economic Planning Unit, Prime Minister’s Department
The funds held under YEN are directed into Ekuinas Capital Sdn Bhd, which serves as the designated Fund Capital Company. Ekuinas functions as the Private Equity Fund Management Company and the operating entity where the Management team resides.

Both Ekuinas and Ekuinas Capital are wholly owned subsidiaries of YEN.

The Ekuinas Board of Directors comprises of representatives from both public and private sectors. Raja Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Arshad Raja Tun Uda is the Chairman of the Board.

RAJA TAN SRI DATO’ SERI ARSHAD RAJA TUN UDA

CHAIRMAN

SYED YASIR ARAFAT SYED ABD KADIR

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

TAN SRI DATO’ SERI MOHAMED JAWHAR HASSAN

INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

TAN SRI MOHAMED AZMAN YAHYA

INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

DATUK SERI DR RAHAMAT BIVI YUSOFF

NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

DATUK NORIYAH AHMAD

INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

DATUK ALI ABDUL KADIR

INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

JOHAN MAHMOOD MERICAN

ALTERNATE DIRECTOR
The management team is headed by the Chief Executive Officer, Syed Yasir Arafat.

SYED YASIR ARAFAT SYED ABD KADIR

Chief Executive Officer

MAZHAIRUL JAMALUDIN

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Director, Investment / Outsourcing

NIK JOHAAN NIK HASHIM

Senior Director, Investment

ROSELINDA HASHIM

Senior Director, Legal & Corporate Affairs

IDHAM ISMAIL

Senior Director, Investment