TAKADA Asset Management Strengthens Team with Former FGVH CEO Dato Mohd Emir Mawani Abdullah as Director and Country Manager for Indonesia
In a significant move to enhance its strategic capabilities in the Southeast Asia region, TAKADA Asset Management, a prominent global financial house, has appointed Dato Mohd Emir Mawani Abdullah as Director and Country Manager for Indonesia. With an impressive corporate and leadership background, Dato Emir Mawani is expected to bring valuable expertise to TAKADA.
Dato Emir Mawani is widely recognized as an authority in economic and government administration reform, with a distinguished career spanning the Middle East and Asia. Notably, he served as the CEO of Felda Global Ventures Holdings Berhad (FGV) during its groundbreaking initial public offering (IPO) in 2012, which was the second largest IPO in the world at that time, second only to Facebook.
Prior to his tenure at FGV, Dato Mawani had a successful career in the banking and financial industry. He held several senior positions at one of Malaysia's largest financial institutions, including Group Chief Financial Officer and Head of Global Banking. This experience equipped him with a strong financial acumen and strategic insight that will undoubtedly benefit TAKADA Asset Management.
Expressing his excitement about joining TAKADA, Dato Emir Mawani stated, "I am pleased to join forces with the TAKADA team in spearheading investments and financial services that will contribute to the development of Indonesia, which I now call home. TAKADA's projects align perfectly with my experiences and connections."
Oscar Mendoza, the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of TAKADA Asset Management, also expressed his enthusiasm about Dato Mawani's appointment, highlighting the valuable expertise he brings to the team. Mendoza himself possesses extensive experience in investment banking, having worked in financial centers worldwide. He has successfully led and closed numerous financing transactions in the Equity Capital Markets (ECM) sector and specializes in facilitating and structuring tailored investment banking transactions within the Debt Capital Markets (DCM).
With Dato Mohd Emir Mawani Abdullah on board, TAKADA Asset Management aims to solidify its position as a prominent player in the financial investment industry, with a particular focus on Carbon Credit growth in the Southeast Asia marketplace. The addition of Dato Mawani to the leadership team signifies the company's commitment to expanding its capabilities and capitalizing on new opportunities in the region.
As TAKADA continues to strengthen its team with seasoned professionals like Dato Emir Mawani, the company is well-positioned to navigate the dynamic financial landscape of Southeast Asia and contribute to the sustainable development of Indonesia, harnessing the expertise and connections of its talented leaders.