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AmMetLife Takaful
AmMetLife Takaful is a strategic partnership between AMMB Holdings Berhad (AmBank Group) and MetLife International Holdings, Inc. (MetLife). The strategic partnership combines the international expertise and financial strength of MetLife with the local strength and reach of AmBank Group.
AmMetLife Takaful offers a comprehensive range of takaful solutions distributed by its authorised takaful agents and AmBank branches nationwide. With our passion to provide excellent services, together with a deep and respectful knowledge of Shariah principles and values, we aim to be a customer centric and modern takaful operator in Malaysia.

Our People

Board of Directors

Name Designation Profile
Encik Mohd Tarmidzi Ahmad Nordin Chairman (Independent, Non-Executive Director) View Profile
Datuk Azrulnizam Abdul Aziz (Independent, Non-Executive Director) View Profile
Dr Mohd Nordin Mohd Zain (Independent, Non-Executive Director) View Profile
Mr Leung Ka Keung, Tony (Non-Independent, Executive Director) View Profile
Jamie Ling Fou-Tsong (Non-Independent, Non-Executive Director) View Profile

Shariah Committee
Our Shariah Committee consists of eminent industry professionals and Shariah scholars who bring with them a wealth of experience and an extensive range of Islamic finance expertise.
Together with their proven credentials as respected leaders, our Shariah Committee enables AmMetLife Takaful to deliver a competitive edge, implement best practices and enjoy a leadership position in the areas of product development, operations, distribution, accounting, investment, outsourcing and other related Takaful activities.
We are honoured to have the following individuals in our Shariah Committee:

En. Mohamad Salihin Deris
En. Mohamad Salihin currently holds the position as Director of Business Advisory cum the Principal Shariah Consultant in Islamic Banking and Finance Institute Malaysia (IBFIM). In IBFIM, he leads the Shariah advisory and consultancy business towards optimal Shariah compliance solution for its clients’ businesses. He earned his Bachelor of Laws (Hons.) and Bachelor of Laws (Hons.)(Shariah) from International Islamic University Malaysia, and holds Associate Qualification in Islamic Finance (AQIF) certification from IBFIM, as well as Certified Shariah Advisor (CSA) professional qualification from the Association of Shariah Advisors in Islamic Finance (ASAS). His areas of expertise are Shariah governance, conversion of financial products and applied Islamic commercial laws.

Associate Professor Dr. Mohd Zakhiri Md Nor
Associate Professor Dr. Mohd Zakhiri Md Nor lectures at School of Law, Universiti Utara Malaysia. He earned his Bachelor of Law (Hons.), Bachelor of Laws (Hons.)(Shariah) and Master in Comparative Law from International Islamic University Malaysia. He completed his PhD in Islamic Finance from INCEIF University- (AACSB Accredited). He owns professional certificate as Chartered Islamic Finance Professional (CPIF), Islamic Financial Planner (IFP), Advocate & Solicitor of High Court of Malaya (non-practising) and Syari’e Counsel of Federal Territory. His areas of expertise are Islamic Law of Banking & Finance, Islamic Securities and Takaful.

Associate Professor Dr. Sharifah Faigah Syed Alwi
Associate Professor Dr. Sharifah Faigah lectures at Arshad Ayub Graduate Business School and the Faculty of Business and Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA. She earned her BA (Hons.) Shariah (Economics) and Master in Shariah (Islamic Banking) from the University of Malaya. She completed her PhD in Islamic Banking and Finance from International Islamic University Malaysia. Her areas of expertise are Shariah, Islamic Banking and Finance, and Islamic Economics

Professor Dr. Noraini Mohd Ariffin
Prof. Dr. Noraini Mohd Ariffin is currently a Professor in Accounting at the Department of Accounting, Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). She obtained her first degree in Accounting from University of Aberystwyth, United Kingdom followed by a Master degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Dundee, United Kingdom and thereafter a Ph.D in Accounting for Islamic Banks from University of Surrey, United Kingdom. Her areas of specialisation are Accounting, Shariah Audit, Risks in Islamic Financial Institutions and Islamic Finance.

Dr. Aida Othman 
Dr Aida Othman is currently a Partner at Messrs. Zaid Ibrahim & Co. (ZICO) and a Director at ZICO Shariah. She obtained her first degree in Laws from International Islamic University Malaysia, continued with her degree in Laws (Shari’ah) from the same university, followed by a Masters degree in Law from the Cambridge University, United Kingdom and thereafter a Ph.D in Comparative Law & Middle Eastern Studies from Harvard University, United States of America. Her areas of specialisation are corporate and commercial law, Islamic law and Islamic finance.


Senior Management Team

Name Designation
Noor Azam bin Mohd Yusof Chief Executive Officer
Pathmanathan Perumal Financial Controller
Ng Bee Chuan Appointed Actuary
Abdul Halim Mat Nor Head, Agency
Yuhana Ismara Mohamed Nordin Head, Business Development
Siti Marina Mansor Head, Compliance
Haslinda Ahmad Head, Risk Management
Azilah Ayup Head, Operations
Nordiyana Zulkafli Head, Product Management
Khairul Anuar Hj Hassan Head, Shariah
Mohamad Najmi Ahmad Mahir Head, Internal Audit
Mohd Amzar Ali Head, Technology