MTDC is your Strategic Partner

Equipped with our 30-year experience in technology transfer and commercialisation, and having walked the entrepreneurial path with our ecosystem companies, MTDC has positioned itself as the strategic partner to your technology ventures.

Our experts coupled with whole arrays of integrated services offerings are geared to help you unlock your potential and realise your values.

MTDC has evolved to become a leading strategic investment company in Malaysia for start-up companies up till companies ready for listing. To date, MTDC have funded and invested in more than 850 Malaysian companies of which some has been successfully listed on local and international bourses achieving more than RM 1 billion market capitalisation

Corporate Information

To be the leading integrated commercialisation solutions provider building world class Malaysian technology companies through strategic partnerships.

To Create, Nurture and Promote Technology Companies In Strategic Thrust Areas To Promote High Performance Culture Through Employee Capacity Building Maximising Stakeholder Returns

Knowledgeable – We continuously learn and empower ourselves with knowledge to deliver value to our stakeholders

Innovativeness – We consistently pursue creative ideas and solutions to drive innovation throughout our ecosystem

Professionalisme – We are ethical, competent, accountable and result-oriented

Performance-driven – We strive to deliver the best to our stakeholders

Mutuality – We promote mutually beneficial partnerships through our engagements to provide equal opportunities and access to resources ensuring sustainable future

MTDC is wholly-owned by Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the sovereign wealth fund of Malaysia.


Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 5 March 2012.

Tan Sri Abd Rahman holds a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Malaya and an Advanced Management Program (AMP 167) from Harvard Business School Boston, USA.

He is currently the Chairman of MTDC’s Board of Directors and MTDC Board Integrity & Governance Committee.

Tan Sri Abd Rahman is also the Chairman of Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad, Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Berhad, Bioalpha Holdings Berhad, Dagang NeXchange Berhad, Hiap Teck Venture Berhad and MCE Holdings Berhad.

Board of Directors

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 6 September 2009.

She holds a Bachelor of Business Studies (Accounting), from Deakin University, Australia.

Christina is a Chartered Accountant of Malaysian Institute of Accountants, a Fellow of CPA Australia, Malaysian Institute of Management and Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia.

Christina is the Chairman of MTDC Board Audit & Risk Management Committee, a member of Nomination & Remuneration Committee and Board Integrity & Governance Committee.

Christina is also the Senior Independent Director of UEM Sunrise Berhad

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 13 August 2018.

Faizal holds a Bachelor of Laws from Universty of Northumbaria, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

Faizal is the MTDC Chairman of Nomination & Remuneration Committee and a member of Board Audit & Risk Management Committee.

He is currently a Senior Director in the Investment Policy and Trade Facilitation Division, Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI).

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 2 June 2008.

Dato’ Norhalim holds a Bachelor of Science from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Dato’ Norhalim holds the position of Chief Executive Officer of MTDC.

He is a member of MTDC’s Nomination & Remuneration Committee, Investment Committee and Board Integrity & Governance Committee.

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 13 October 2005.

Amirul Fares holds a Bachelor of Economics in Actuarial Studies from Macquarie University, Australia and Master of Applied Science in Operations Research from University of Technology, Sydney.

He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and an Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA) of North America. He is a Member of MTDC’s Investment Committee.

Amirul Fares is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Xeraya Capital Sdn Bhd

Appointed to the Board of MTDC on 1 April 2021.

Jamaludin holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration (Economics) from Wichita State University, Kansas, United States and a Masters degree in Business Law (Executive) from International Islamic University, Kuala Lumpur.

He is a Member of MTDC`s Board Audit & Risk Management Committee and Nomination & Remuneration Committee.

Jamaludin Bujang is the Managing Director of Gobi Partners’ Kuala Lumpur office and Malaysian investments