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.
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.