Taufiq Iskandar Jamingan was appointed as Non-Independent Executive Director / Chief Executive Officer of VCAP Asset Managers Sdn. Bhd. (“VCAM”) on 23rd May 2018.
Before he joins VCAM, he was recently the Director and Head of Equity at Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (Diperbadankan) (“KWAP”). Taufiq has more than 11 years of experience in equity investments, tasked to maximize long term returns through investments in both domestic and international markets.
Before returning to Malaysia, he was the Principal Officer of Prima Ekuiti (UK) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of KWAP in London. Over there, he led the establishment in areas of strategic development and implementation of its corporate strategic plans while ensuring sustainable investment and corporate returns.
From his initial background of portfolio management at Permodalan Nasional Berhad (“PNB”), Malaysia’s leading unit trust company, Taufiq built his experience in investment, particularly in international equities.
He obtained both LLB (Law) and graduate diploma in Management from the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE).
Anouk assumed the position of Head of Investments at VCAM in a mere two years after joining them in 2014.
She has over 15 years of investment experience in portfolio management, research analysis and business development under her belt.
She started her career at BNP Paribas Peregrine as a Research Assistant and then at BHLB Asset Management as a Business Development Executive.
In 2003, Anouk joined ValueCAP as a pioneer of the research team before becoming a Portfolio Manager in the investment department. She then served as Senior Portfolio Manager at ValueCAP’s other subsidiary, i-VCAP Management, a Shariah asset management company, managing a Shariah fund for an institutional client.
Anouk holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Missouri, Kansas City, and is a Capital Market Services Representative’s License holder.
Nazrina brings to her role at VCAM, over 20 years of experience in various Finance and Operational functions within the asset management industry covering equity and fixed income.
She joined ValueCAP in 2002 starting out as a Finance Executive and rose through the ranks to head of the department in less than 10 years. A member of the pioneering team at ValueCAP, she gained significant knowledge and experience in the management of the finance and operational functions.
Nazrina’s invaluable experience provided her with the perfect background for her role at VCAM as the Head of the Finance department during the establishment of the company. While here, she has provided critical operational and strategic support to the organization in taking up responsibilities in accounting, budgeting, financial reporting, taxation, cash flow management and trade settlements. She also works closely with the trustees and custodians for the Wholesale Funds as well as the large private mandates.
Nazrina holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance & Management from the University of Oregon, USA.
Syed Mukhrim joined VCAP Asset Managers Sdn. Bhd. (“VCAM”) on 9th July 2018, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience as a compliance specialist in the financial services industry. At VCAM, he is responsible for overall regulatory supervision and compliance to regulatory requirements.
He began his career at Maybank as a Risk & Compliance Executive before moving to RHB Investment Management Sdn. Bhd. as Compliance Officer, where within 2 years he assumed the role of Acting Head, Compliance. Before joining VCAM, he spent more than 5 years as the Head of Compliance at Muamalat Invest Sdn. Bhd., an Islamic fund management company.
Throughout his career, he has worked in both the conventional and Islamic financial sectors, with extensive experience in the fund management industry covering a diverse range of products including portfolio management, wholesale funds, unit trusts, and private retirement schemes (“PRS”).
Syed Mukhrim holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Universiti Tenaga Nasional. He is registered with the Securities Commission Malaysia as the designated Compliance Officer for VCAM.