KUALA LUMPUR: Affin Hwang Capital has appointed Mona Suraya Kamaruddin as its group managing director effective yesterday.
Mona brings with her 29 years of experience in the capital markets, specialising in Malaysian equities, with close to nine years in equity research and 20 years in equity sales.
Prior to joining Affin Hwang Capital, Mona was the country head and managing director at Nomura Securities Malaysia.
Before joining Nomura, Mona was vice-president of institutional sales at JPMorgan Securities Malaysia.
She began her career in the capital markets in 1991 as an investment analyst in various financial institutions which include Arab Malaysian Securities, Standard Chartered Securities Malaysia and Crosby Securities Malaysia.
She also served as head of research at MGI Securities Malaysia.
Mona holds a BSc (Econs) in Accounting from the University College of Wales, Aberystwyth.