Board of Directors

dato_amin_square

YB Dato Seri Setia Dr. Awang Haji Mohd Amin Liew bin Abdullah


Chairman

Dato Dr Amin was appointed as a Member of the Supervisory Council and Chairman of the Board of Darussalam Assets on 30 January 2018.

In addition to his role as Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office and Minister of Finance and Economy II, Dato Dr Amin concurrently serves as Chairman and member on the boards of numerous Government statutory bodies and Government-linked companies including telecommunication, healthcare, hospitality, aviation, education, and oil and gas. Prior to his appointment as Minister of Finance II, Dato Dr Amin was the Deputy Minister of Finance (Investment), as well as Chief Executive Officer of Darussalam Assets Sdn Bhd.

Prior to joining Darussalam Assets in 2014, Dato Dr Amin was the CEO of a private-equity firm based in Singapore, following a 14-year career in the Brunei Government, holding various key positions including Managing Director of the Brunei Investment Agency and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Industry and Primary Resources.

Dato Dr Amin graduated with a Bachelor’s degree (First Class) in Computer Science and Statistics from Queen Mary College, University of London (1984). He also holds a Master’s degree in Management (1989) and a PhD in Corporate Finance (1993) from Imperial College, University of London and a professional qualification as a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) (2004). He is also a member of CFA Singapore.


^ Back to top

dato_hamzah_square

YB Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman


Director

Dato Haji Hamzah was appointed as a Member of the Supervisory Council of Darussalam Assets on 30 January 2018, and a Director of the Board of Directors of Darussalam Assets since 12 December 2014.

Dato Haji Hamzah is Minister of Education.

Dato Haji Hamzah began his career in Government service in 1991.  He was a member of the Faculty of Business, Economic and Policy Studies, Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD). While at UBD, he served as Head of Department of Public Policy and Administration and the inaugural Head of the Institute of Policy Studies.  Subsequently, he served in a number of posts at the Ministry of Defence as well as the Ministry of Finance. He was the inaugural Director of Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies and was later appointed as Deputy Permanent Secretary (Defence Policy and Development) at the Ministry of Defence. At Ministry of Finance, he was responsible for economic research and managing relations between Brunei Darussalam and a number of international organizations such as ASEAN, ASEAN + 3, APEC, IMF, World Bank, Islamic Development Bank and Asian Development Bank.

Dato Haji Hamzah graduated with a Bachelor’s (Hons) degree in Public Policy and Administration from Universiti Brunei Darussalam and a Master’s degree in Political Science from State University of New York, USA.

^ Back to top

dato_ahmaddin_square

YM Dato Seri Paduka Awang Ahmaddin bin Haji Abdul Rahman


Director

Dato Ahmaddin was appointed as a Director of Darussalam Assets on 4 November 2015.

Dato Ahmaddin is the Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy (Fiscal), at the Ministry of Finance and Economy. Dato Ahmaddin also concurrently serves as Chairman and member on the boards of numerous Government statutory bodies and Government-linked companies. Prior to his appointment as Deputy Minister of Finance, Dato Ahmaddin was the Permanent Secretary (Policy & Investment), as well as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Darussalam Assets Sdn Bhd.

Dato Ahmaddin started his career in Government service in 1996 and has served in various capacities at the Ministry of Finance including Permanent Secretary (Policy), Permanent Secretary (Performance), Acting Accountant General and Director of Administration Section. Dato Ahmaddin has also served in several posts in other Government departments including the Royal Customs and Excise Department, the Public Service Department and the Immigration & National Registration Department.

Dato Ahmaddin holds a BA degree (Hons) in Management Studies from the Universiti Brunei Darussalam.


^ Back to top

manaf_square

YM Dr. Awang Haji Abdul Manaf bin Haji Metussin


Director

Dr. Awang Haji Abdul Manaf was appointed as a Director of Darussalam Assets on 30 January 2018.

Dr. Awang Haji Abdul Manaf is the Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy (Economy), at the Ministry of Finance and Economy.

Dr. Awang Haji Abdul Manaf started his career in Government service in 1990 and has served in various capacities in the Ministry of Primary Resources & Tourism, as well as the Prime Minister’s Office, and the Ministry of Home Affairs. He has also held a number of important posts at Universiti Brunei Darussalam and Brunei Economic Development Board.

Dr. Awang Haji Abdul Manaf graduated with a BEng (Honours) degree (1989) in Mechanical Engineering from University of Leeds, United Kingdom, and an MSc degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from the University of Bradford, United Kingdom. He also holds a PhD in Management from Canterbury Business School, University of Kent, United Kingdom.


^ Back to top

thk_square

YM Awang Haji Khairuddin bin Haji Abdul Hamid


Director

Awang Haji Khairuddin was appointed a Director of Darussalam Assets in March 2017, and as Chief Executive Officer of Darussalam Assets on 1 April 2018.

Awang Haji Khairuddin is the Permanent Secretary (Investment), at the Ministry of Finance and Economy, and concurrently the Managing Director of the Retirement Fund and Fiscal Stabilization Fund of the Investment Division of the Ministry of Finance.

Awang Haji Khairuddin began his career in government service in 1989 with the Brunei Investment Agency, serving in various leadership positions in Brunei and overseas, including London and Boston. Between 2014 and 2016, Awang Haji Khairuddin was appointed Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Industry and Primary Resources.  In addition to primary roles, Awang Haji Khairuddin serves as a director on a number of GLC boards.

Awang Haji Khairuddin graduated with a Bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Management Studies from Universiti Brunei Darussalam.


^ Back to top