YBhg. Dato' Nazim Rahman is Group CEO of Pelaburan Mara Berhad, overseeing the Group’s direct investment, fund management and operational activities. He has been involved in investments and fundraising activities across various industries and has undertaken acquisitions of both listed and unlisted commercial entities and real estate assets and projects across the region. He was previously CEO of a regional telecommunication group and had served as President Director of its Indonesian subsidiary, responsible for the group’s telecommunication infrastructure business in the region.
He currently sits on the Board of Directors of National Bank of Abu Dhabi (M) Berhad and serves as its Chairman of the Risk Management Committee and the Remuneration Committee. He is also a member of the board of UDA Holdings Berhad, a Government-owned urban development company, where he sits on its Tender Board and the Nomination and Remuneration Committee.
Dato' Nazim started his career in law and corporate finance and had worked with leading firms in Kuala Lumpur and London and Securities Commission of Malaysia. He had advised financial institutions and corporations on various aspects of corporate finance, crossborder financing, mergers and acquisitions and restructuring activities.
A keen observer of international affairs, he was the 2011 International Fellow at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, DC and a Fulbright scholar at Georgetown University where he obtained his Master of Laws.