Management Team

  • Mahdzir Bin Othman

    Chief Executive Officer (CEO) / Non-Independent Executive Director
    Mahdzir is currently the CEO and assumes the role of Chief Investment Officer (“CIO”) of i-VCAP since December 2010. He is also a holder of Capital Market Services Representative’s Licence.

    He was previously with Valuecap, which he joined in February 2003 as a Portfolio Manager before assuming the position of CIO in July 2006. Together with the stint in Valuecap, Mahdzir has more than 20 years of working experience in the asset management, financial and capital market services at various institutions which include SBB Asset Management Sdn Bhd, Utama Merchant Bank Berhad, BBMB Unit Trust Management Berhad and Kassim Chan & Co.

    Mahdzir graduated from the Northern University Illinois, USA with a Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Finance and a Diploma in Accountancy from Universiti Teknologi MARA.

  • Zulkifli Bin Ishak

    Head, Business Development
    Zulkifli joined i-VCAP as Head of Business Development on the first day of Ramadhan 1436H (18 June 2015). He has more than 23 years of working experience within the financial services industry, having previously held several senior roles within the fund management sector.

    Prior to joining i-VCAP, he was the CEO for Eastspring Al-Wara’ Asset Management. He started his career in 1991 in a Treasury Division of a bank for 6 years. He then joined BHLB Asset Management, a subsidiary of Ban Hin Lee Bank (now merged under CIMB group) as a fund manager for 4 years before joining Danamodal Nasional Berhad as the Head of Treasury in year 2000 to 2002.

    From 2002 onwards, he had served various fund management companies, namely Phillip Capital Management, Pelaburan MARA, Amanah Raya Investment Management and Prudential Fund Management Berhad.

    Zulkifli graduated from the Syracuse University at New York, USA with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing Management.

  • Roslina Binti Mohd Hanipa

    Head, Finance & Administration
    Roslina joined i-VCAP in December 2011. She has more than 10 years experience in accounting and finance.

    Prior to joining i-VCAP, she held the position of the Vice President (Settlement) at Valuecap and was responsible for overseeing various finance functions including accounting and settlement functions.

    She has previously served at Jaya Jusco Stores Berhad and subsidiaries of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) i.e. Malaysia International Trading Corporation Sdn Bhd (MITCO) and MISC Integrated Logistic Sdn Bhd.
    She is a graduate of Bachelor of Accounting from Universiti Sains Malaysia. She is also a Qualified Chartered Accountant and is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).
  • Tengku Umizar Binti Tengku Ubaidillah

    Head, Compliance
    Tengku Umizar joined i-VCAP in January 2008. She has more than 16 years of experience in the capital market industry,
    including 13 years with the SC in the Equity Compliance Unit, Product Development Department and Law Reform & Regulatory Policy Department.

    Prior to joining SC, she was with Southern New England Telephone Cellular Inc. USA and Eastern Fire Door Inc. USA.
    Tengku Umizar holds an MBA in Accounting from the University of New Haven, USA and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the State University of New York, USA.
  • Firdaus Bin Ahmad Radhi

    Company Secretary
    Firdaus has more than 10 years experience in company secretarial practice covering industries such as development
    finance, airport management, plantation and property.

    He is currently the Head, Group Legal & Secretarial as well as the Company Secretary for Valuecap Group of Companies. Prior to joining Valuecap, he served with MIDF Berhad, Malaysia Airports Holding Berhad and Kumpulan Guthrie Berhad.
    Firdaus received an LL.B (Hons) from University of Northumbria at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England and holds the Company Secretary Licence from Companies Commission of Malaysia. He is an Affiliate Member of the Chartered Secretaries Malaysia (MAICSA).
  • Wan Shaharir Bin Johan Haris

    Senior Portfolio Manager
    Wan Shaharir joined i-VCAP in May 2014. He started his career with Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) in 1997 as an equity analyst, until 2002. Since then he has held various positions in the fund management industry in the past 12 years and has experience managing equities, fixed income and money market instruments for a wide range of clients from trust funds, government/state agencies, insurance companies, private retirement funds and corporates.
    Wan Shaharir holds an Advanced Diploma in Business Administration from Universiti Teknologi MARA and is also a holder of Capital Market Services Representative’s Licence. 
  • Nazifah Binti Mohd Arshad

    Portfolio Manager
    Nazifah joined i-VCAP in July 2013. She has 9 years working experience in financial and investment industry particularly in
    research analysis, equity and fixed income fund management.

    She was previously a fund manager at Permodalan BSN Berhad and also served at various institutions such as Syarikat
    Takaful Malaysia Berhad and Sime Darby Berhad.
    Nazifah graduated with Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Actuarial Science from Universiti Teknologi MARA and a Capital Market Services Representatives License holder.
  • Nadia Edmaz Binti Abdul Hadi

    Senior Vice President, Business Development
    Nadia joined i-VCAP in January 2012. She has more than 10 years experience in financial and investment industry particularly in the area of asset and liability management, structured investment products and structured financing. 
    Prior to joining i-VCAP, she held the position of the Vice President (Capital Market & Asset Allocation) of Valuecap and was responsible for overseeing asset allocation exercise and portfolio performance as well as developing equity market strategies. She started her career with the Employees Provident Fund in 2001 and had experience working in Etiqa Insurance & Takaful and Malaysia Rating Corporation Berhad.
    Nadia holds Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Actuarial Science from Universiti Teknologi MARA
  • Shahril Fahmi Bin Suhaimy

    Vice President, Finance & Administration

    Shahril is currently Vice President, Finance and Administration at i-VCAP Management Sdn. Bhd. having joined the company since July 2016. He has more than 8 years’ experience in fund operations.

    Prior to joining i-VCAP, he had served CIMB Principal Asset Management Berhad in Finance & Investment Operations Department and was responsible for overseeing various fund operations functions.

    Shahril graduated with B.A (Hons.) Accounting and Finance from Liverpool John Moores University.