YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik Norzrul Thani has been appointed as the Chairman of ZICO Trust (M) Berhad with effect from 2nd March, 2023.
YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik is practising with Malaysia’s largest law firm, Zaid Ibrahim & Co. (in association with KPMG Law).
YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik is also the Chairman of Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad (MARC) and T7 Global Berhad. He is also the Chairman of Malaysia-Singapore Business Council (MSBC) and is currently Chairman of the Appeals Committee of Bursa Malaysia as well.
YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik is also a director of several public companies including Amanah Saham Nasional Berhad (ASNB), Cagamas Holdings Berhad, Sime Darby Plantation Berhad and Pertama Digital Berhad.
YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik graduated with LL. B (Hons) from University of Buckingham, Masters in Law (LL.M) from Queen Mary College, University of London and Ph.D in Law from the School of Oriental and African (SOAS), University of London, and is a Barrister-at-Law, Lincoln’s Inn. In addition, he also possesses a Post-Graduate Diploma in Syariah Law and Practice (with distinction) from the International Islamic University Malaysia, and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (United Kingdom). He is also a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) and has also been admitted as a Practising Member of the Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals. YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik was a Visiting Fullbright Scholar at Harvard Law School (1996-1997) and Chevening Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Centre of Islamic Studies, Oxford University (2004/2005). YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik is also a registered Notary Public.
YBhg. Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr Nik is the author of “Legal Aspects of the Malaysian Financial System”, and co-author of “The Law and Practice of Islamic Banking & Finance” and “An Introduction to Islamic and Conventional Corporate Finance”.