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Dato’ Sri Sharifah Sofianny Syed Hussain

Dato' Sri Sharifah Sofianny Syed Hussain

Independent Non-Executive Director

Board Committee

Chairman of Board Tender Committee
Member of Nomination & Remuneration Committee 

Dato' Sri Sharifah Sofianny Syed Hussain, 61, is an Independent Non-Executive Director. She was appointed to the Board on 29 December 2022.

Dato' Sri Sharifah Sofianny Syed Hussain has vast experience holding various leadership roles in stockbroking and Global Banking. Dato' Sri Sharifah started her career with Shell Malaysia for 11 distinguished years. She then continued her career in stockbroking at K&N Kenanga Berhad. Dato' Sri Sharifah joined Maybank Investment Bank Berhad as Deputy Managing Director, Equities and subsequently become the Managing Director, Client Coverage at Maybank in early 2014.

Dato' Sri Sharifah previously sat on the Board of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) and Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (Diperbadankan) (KWAP). She was also the Chairman of KWEST Sdn Bhd, the property arm of KWAP. She is currently on the Board of Maybank Investment Bank Berhad and Maybank IBG Holdings Limited.

Training Programmes Attended for the Period from 1 January 2022 to 31 December 2022

Date of Training Title of the Seminar/Workshop/Course Presenter/Organiser
8 March 2022 Maybank’s International Women’s Day Maybank
8-9 March 2022 Invest ASEAN 2022 Maybank
14 March 2022 Maybank Climate Risk Training Session for ESG Maybank
22–23 June 2022 SIDC Sri 2022 Conference: Preserving the Climate Through Sustainability Business and Living Securities Industry Development Corporation
6 July 2022 Legal Talk: Fiduciary Duties of Board and Investment Panel by (KWAP) KWAP
7 September 2022 Maybank Annual Board Risk Workshop Maybank