World Capital Markets Symposium

Dato’ Charon Wardini Mokhzani

Executive Director, Khazanah Nasional and MD, Khazanah Research Institute.

Dato’ Charon Wardini Mokhzani joined Khazanah in November 2013 as an Executive Director, Managing Director’s Office. He is also the Managing Director of the Khazanah Research Institute.

A former investment banker and lawyer, he joined Khazanah from the CIMB Group where he headed investment banking globally for the group as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Investment Banking, CIMB Group and the Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Investment Bank. Prior to that, he was the Managing Partner of Messrs Zaid Ibrahim & Co. He has also been in corporate finance at Rashid Hussain Securities and an advocate and solicitor at Shearn Delamore & Co.

He is a member of the boards of Yayasan Tuanku Syed Putra Perlis and Yayasan Tuanku Fauziah and a Non-independent Non-executive Director on the Board of Directors of Edotco Group Sdn Bhd (a subsidiary of Axiata Group Bhd).

Dato’ Charon read Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Balliol College, University of Oxford and Law at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. He is a non-practising barrister of the Middle Temple and an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya.