Board of Trustees

OUR BOARD OF TRUSTEES

As mandated by the Act of Parliament, the Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees which is chaired by the Minister of Higher Education. 

Under the their guidance and oversight, YTAR is well-equipped to fulfil our vision of a progressive, just and compassionate Malaysia. The board is supported in its works by 3 Committees, which are:

1. The Awards Committee: oversees the Foundation’s Scholarships and awards.

2. The Administrative Committe: oversees the administration, human resource, and the financial governance of the Foundation.

3. The Investment Committee: oversees the management and governance of the Foundation’s investments and assets.

OUR TRUSTEES

YB Datuk Seri Dr. Noraini Ahmad

Current Minister of Higher Education and Chairperson

Datin Sri Sharifah Menyalara Hussein (Awards Committee Chair)

CEO & Founder, M&C Saatchi

Prof. Emeritus Datuk Shad Saleem Faruqi (Administrative Committee Chair)

Tunku Kursi Chair Holder / Professor of Law, University of Malaya

Dato’ Seri Kalimullah bin Masheerul Hassan (Investment Committee Chair)

Group Chairman, ECM Libra Group

En. Johan Rozali-Wathooth

Managing Partner & Executive Director, Bintang Capital Partners

Pn. Mazlina binti Mokhtar

Representative from Ministry of Higher Education

Pn. Mastura binti Marsam

Representative from Ministry of Finance

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

In the spirit of Tunku, we focus on honing the potential of the future leaders of Malaysia, regardless of colour or creed.