Director/Chief Investment Officer
Nor Aishah has more than 23 years of experience in the fund management industry. She graduated from Western Michigan University U.S.A. with a Bachelor's degree in Financial Studies.
Prior to joining MIDF Amanah Asset Management in July 2020, she was the Head of Investment at Valuecap Sdn Bhd, primarily responsible for managing Valuecap’s investment portfolio over the span of 15 years since 2004. She was a scholar of the Employees Provident Fund and had served the esteemed organisation for more than nine years prior to joining Valuecap.
She is a simple person who loves traveling and dancing. Food is something she always likes to treasure and enjoys with a great passion for cooking.
Senior Fund Manager
Nazifah joined MIDF Amanah Asset Management in November 2021. She has more than 14 years of experience in the fund management industry. Prior to joining MIDF Amanah Asset Management, she served GAX MD Sdn Bhd, a member of SILVERLAKE Group, as Senior Portfolio Manager in the Investment Department. She managed three functional portfolios with a total AUM of USD1.4 billion.
Previously, she was a Portfolio Manager in Investment Department at ValueCAP Sdn Bhd. She managed three equity mandate funds and five Exchange Traded Funds. She was also a Secondary Portfolio Manager to fixed income fund mandate and also money market fund. She managed a total AUM of RM1.1 billion.
Nazifah graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial Science from Universiti Teknologi MARA. She obtained and holds the Capital Market Services Representative License (CMSRL) since 2011.
Senior Fund Manager
Samania has over 31 years of working experience in the financial industry including 25 years in fund management.
Prior to joining MIDF Amanah Asset Management, she was a Senior Manager of Fixed Income in RHB Investment Management Sdn Bhd (RHBIM). Her primary role was to actively manage the designated fixed income portfolios. She was also involved in the strategic and tactical aspects of portfolio strategy and execution for the respective funds under management.
Previously, she was an Assistant Manager, Fixed Income Dealing in Prudential Fund Management Sdn Bhd prior to joining RHBIM, where she co-managed the cash management funds and dealing primarily in the government securities, treasury bills and corporate bonds.
Samania started her career in Aseambankers mainly involved in various tasks such as back office operations, fund accounting and securities administration.
She obtained and holds the Capital Market Services Representative License since 2005.
Mass Zalaila has more than 8 years of experience in fixed income research. Prior to joining MIDF Amanah, she was a Credit Analyst in Amanahraya Investment Management Sdn Bhd (ARIM) from 2011 to 2014. Mass’ research expertise covers Telecommunications, Oil & Gas, Property, Power and Banking sectors.
Before ARIM, she was based in Dublin from 2006-2010 and worked with the Electricity Supply Board, a national utility company for the Republic of Ireland. She was responsible for IAS 39/IFRS9 financial reporting for power generation with heavy exposure to the Irish power industry.
Mass Zalaila has over 11 years of working experience in the financial industry and graduated from the Dublin Business School, Ireland with a Bachelor in Accounting and Finance (Hons).
She obtained and holds the Capital Market Services Representative License since 2015.
Suhir holds a Master of Engineering and Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from University Tenaga Nasional. He has nearly ten years of working experience spanning multiple industries, including investment, oil and gas, education, and manufacturing.
He began his career as a market researcher at a publicly listed company subsidiary before joining an oil and gas company as a project engineer. To learn, expand, and share his knowledge, he ventured into the education industry as an educator.
His involvement with the investment industry started four years ago at a local asset management company as an equity analyst. He oversaw several sectors and industries during his employment, such as rubber gloves, plantation, petrochemicals, refinery, chemicals, and fuel marketing and distribution.
Before joining MIDF Amanah Asset Management, Suhir worked as a fund manager and co-managed several Islamic unit trusts and wholesales funds. He obtained his Capital Market Services Representative’s License from the Securities Commission on 20th February 2019.