Mohd Hasnul Ismar

Group Managing Director


Hasnul is the Group Managing Director of Shoraka Group, as well as the Managing Partner of Shoraka Advisory Services, Dubai. He has over 25 years of experience in fund management, treasury and consultancy works within the ASEAN and MENA region. He has acted as advisor on many mergers, acquisitions and corporate finance mandates in a wide variety of industries. Hasnul started his professional career at the Investment and Treasury Department of the Central Bank of Malaysia. After leaving the Bank, Hasnul joined OUB-TA Asset Management Ltd, a Singapore-owned fund management company with fund size of more than US$2 billion. In 2004, Hasnul was promoted to be the CEO of TA Investment Management, Malaysia. Hasnul left the company in 2006 to set up Shoraka Advisory Services, Dubai. Hasnul holds a BSc. (Hons) in Economics and Accounting from University of Bristol, UK and was a holder of Fund Manager’s License issued by the Securities Commission of Malaysia as well as the UK Financial Services Authority.