Zaida Khalida Shaari
Aged 49, Malaysian, Female
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Member of Board Development Committee and Nominations & Remuneration Committee
Zaida Khalida Shaari was appointed to the Board of UEM Sunrise on 8 April 2016. She is a barrister-at-law and a member of Gray’s Inn, London, having graduated with LLB (Hons) from University of Warwick, United Kingdom. She also holds a Master in Business Administration from University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom.
She currently serves as Executive Director, Investments in Khazanah Nasional Berhad (“Khazanah”), the strategic investment fund of the Government of Malaysia. She joined Khazanah in January 2007 as a Senior Vice President of Investments and in April 2009, she was appointed as Director of Investments.
Prior to joining Khazanah, she was Company Secretary and Head of Legal at Permodalan Nasional Berhad, after having been in legal practice for several years.