Datuk Ab Latiff Abu Bakar
President & Chief Executive Officer
Datuk Ab Latiff Abu Bakar, Malaysian, graduated with a Bachelor Degree of Business Administration from University of Portland, Oregon, USA. He has more than 20 years of experience in insurance and Takaful industry which began in 1989 when he joined Malaysian Assurance Alliance Bhd. Since then he has held senior and key management positions in various insurance and Takaful companies including being an Acting Chief Operating Officer of Takaful Nasional Sdn Bhd until June 2006. He was appointed as Executive Vice President / Head of Agency at Etiqa Insurance & Takaful until September 2008. In October 2008, he was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Hong Leong Tokio Marine Takaful (now known as Hong Leong MSIG Takaful) until April 2011. Prior joining Takaful IKHLAS as its President & Chief Executive Officer, he was the Head of Takaful for Tokio Marine Asia Pte Ltd until 6 January 2013.
Kau Kong Hoi
Senior Vice President & Head of Actuarial Services
Graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Actuarial Science from National University of Malaysia (UKM). He has more than 16 years of actuarial and financial reporting experiences in composite insurance/takaful business.
He is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries, USA (FSA) and fellow of the Actuarial Society of Malaysia. He is also a member in the Greater Asia Committee that coordinates Society of Actuaries activities and advises on strategy in the Greater Asia region. He is also an external assessor panel for Actuarial Science and Risk Management Programme for Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) and external assessor panel for Actuarial Science Programme for UKM.
He joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad since 2014 as the Senior Vice President / Head of Actuarial Services. His main responsibility is to certify the valuation of actuarial and other certificate liabilities in accordance with the generally accepted actuarial principles and practices. He leads the Actuarial functions and advise the Company on solvency matters to ensure the long-term stability and safety.
Nazrul Hisham Abdul Hamid
Senior Vice President & Chief Business Operations Officer, Family
Graduated with a Degree in Accounting and Finance from University of Hull, United Kingdom and Master of Business and Administration from Mara University of Technology (UiTM). He is also the Chartered member of Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIAM) and has over 20 years of extensive experience in various industries and public listed companies holding senior managerial positions.
His involvement in takaful industry started in June 2007, of which he was appointed as the Chief Internal Auditor / Group General Manager for Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Bhd. He was aggressively involved in revamping the business process, internal control system and risk management of the company. He was later appointed as the General Manager of Operations responsible in managing the Underwriting, Retakaful, Certificate Processing, Claims, Customer Service and Branch Operations.
He joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad on 9 June 2014.
Eddy Azly Abidin
Senior Vice President & Chief Business Operations Officer, General
Graduated with an Associateship of Chartered Insurance Institute from The Chartered Insurance Institute, United Kingdom and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from University of Glasgow, Scotland. He is a Chartered Insurer and has over than 20 years of extensive experience in general insurance underwriting and operation in various fields in Insurance industry of which 19 years of working experience with a leading subsidiary of public listed company. Prior to his current appointment, he served Lonpac Insurance Bhd as General Manager – Underwriting Division.
He joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad on 1 April 2016 as the Senior Vice President & Chief Business Operations Officer – General. He is responsible in managing the entire operations of Business Operations - General Division.
Fauziah Md Hasan
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
A Public Chartered Accountant, graduated with a Bachelor degree of Accounting from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) and has over 20 years of working experience in various accounting and financial management functions in both insurance and takaful industry.
After graduation, her career began at Ernst & Young as an Auditor. After 3 years, she joined Talasco Insurance Sdn. Bhd. (Talasco) as an Executive and subsequently promoted to Assistant General Manager, Finance. Her working experience with Talasco was for 9 years.
Her career at Takaful industry began when she joined Takaful Nasional Bhd (Takaful Nasional) where she was there for 6 years. She joined as a Manager, Credit Control and subsequently promoted to Vice President, Corporate Accounts. After the merger exercise between Takaful Nasional and Maybank Takaful, she was responsible to oversee the Finance Department of both entities.
Prior joining Takaful Ikhlas Berhad on 3rd August 2008, she was the Assistant General Manager, Finance at Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Bhd. She joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad as an Assistant Vice President, Finance & Account. She was re-designated as Vice President and Head of Finance - General on 1st February 2010 and subsequently appointed as Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer effective 1st November 2013.
Wan Rosli Shaharuddin Wan Yaacob
Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, Family
Graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Business Administration) and Master of Business Administration from the United States International University (USIU) San Diego, respectively. He has 18 years experience in the insurance industry, having served in The People’s Insurance Co. (M) Bhd. (Technical Service Division), Malaysia National Insurance Berhad (Total Quality Management Department) and AMI Insurans Bhd (Internal Audit Department). Prior to his current appointment, he served Bank Negara Malaysia and was attached to the Insurance Examination Department. He was a Member of the PIAM Motor Sub-Committee (2001-2002). He joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad in October 2002.
Jeffry Shah Abdul Wahab
Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer – General
Jeffry Shah began his career in 1996 with Sime Insurance Brokers Sdn Bhd. He has over 20 years of working experience in both the conventional and takaful industries in Malaysia. Prior to his current appointment, he served Hong Leong MSIG Takaful Berhad as General Manager, General Takaful Business where he was responsible in managing the entire development and operations of General Takaful Business.
He joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad on 1 August 2016 as the Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer - General. His main responsibility is to elevate Takaful IKHLAS’ growth in both Corporate & Retail business and oversee all General Takaful marketing strategies towards achieving the Company’s corporate vision.
Lee Kok Seong
Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer
Obtained his Master of Science in Strategic Business Information Technology from the University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom in 2008. He has more than 27 years of working experience in information technology & communication fields in which 18 years of experience are from both conventional insurance and takaful industry. He joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad on 11 August 2015 as the Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer. He is entrusted to lead the Information System & Services to deliver dynamic and efficient Technology Services to support the development of solutions in alignment to Takaful Ikhlas Berhad’s business strategy.
Ahmad Fariman Yunus
Senior Vice President & Head, Underwriting, General
Graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Mathematics from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). He has over than 20 years of extensive experience in property underwriting, survey & risk management, underwriting system and back room operations. Prior to his current appointment, he served Lonpac Insurance Bhd as Director – Technical Underwriting.
He joined Takaful Ikhlas Berhad on 1 April 2016 as the Senior Vice President & Head, Underwriting - General.