About Amanah Warisan Berhad

Amanah Warisan Berhad (AWARIS) was set up with a strong belief in love and harmony in family institutions. Established in 2018 under the Trustee Act 1949, AWARIS aims to ensure that the distribution of wealth among those who pass is carried out fairly and just.

This is done through our digitalised private and institutional trustee services that include trust solutions, legacy solutions, estate administration, automotive administration and land administration. Additionally, we also provide services for corporate trust (nominees, proxies), including equities, investments, deposits for investors and depositors. We also manage Foundation Trust, Infaq Trust and Charitable Trust.


AWARIS Mission

  • To become the first Shariah-compliant trustee institution that provides fully-digital services
  • To offer competitive trust, hibah and legacy fees in the market
  • To encourage Malaysians to live in harmony without family conflict

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Board of Directors

Prof Adj. Dato’ Ahmad Saruji Abdul Aziz, 51

Dato’ Saruji is the Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of Amanah Warisan Berhad. He is an expert in land codes (law), Trustee Act 1949, Probate & Administration Act 1959

Education

He obtained a Master Degree in Business Administration from UiTM and the Bachelor in Business Administration (Hons) Marketing also from UiTM. He also holds the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) (U.K) and attended the Senior Management Development Program (SMDP) from the University of Harvard. Dato’ Saruji also hold Certified Islamic Financial Planning from IBFIM (Islamic Banking & Finance Institute Malaysia)

Experiences

Dato’ Saruji started his career at Levi Strauss (M) Sdn Bhd, 1988-1990, handling Retail, Channel, Branding, shipment and KRA (Key Retail Audit). Then he served Pusat Pungutan Zakat, MAIWP as Head of Department from 1992 to 2005. Later he joined AmanahRaya Berhad as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) and Head of Information Technology from 2006 – 2010. Next, he joined Koperasi Pembiayaan Shariah ANGKASA BHD as General Manager from 2010 – 2013. Later he served as Chief Executive Officer at MyANGKASA AMANAH BERHAD from 2014 – 2019

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Datuk Baharum Embi, 59

Datuk Baharom Embi is currently an Advisor to Humanolgy Sdn Bhd. This company provides research, consultancy, learning and development and publication. Datuk is also an Advisor to Koperasi Simpanan, which deals in Islamic Pawn Broking (‘Ar Rahnu’), Properties Investment, Micro Credit Financing, Shariah-Compliant deposit-taking scheme and Shariah-Compliant Personal Financing scheme.

He was formerly the Chief Executive Officer of Tekun Nasional (2015 – 2018) and had served Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Berhad (“Bank Rakyat”) for a tenure of 27 years covering Treasury, Strategic Plan and Branch Operations prior to his service in Tekun Nasional.

Education

Hail from University of Southern New Hampshire, USA. He holds a Degree in Economics and Finance and completed his MBA in Decision Supports System.

Experiences

During his time in Bank Rakyat and Tekun Nasional, he has completed and commissioned few projects namely Credit Card, Retail Islamic Products, Islamic Pawn Broking (‘Ar Rahnu’), Micro Financing Product using the Grameen Model, recovery initiatives on reducing non-performing financing (“NPF”), develop a business continuity plan, structured auditing, training for entrepreneurs, introduce new payment channels and various other cutting edge initiatives.

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Azril Bin Azmi, 43

Azril is the Managing Director and Co-Founder of ECS Solution Sdn Bhd (“ECS”), a financial and business solution firm. ECS has served various businesses in Malaysia and outside Malaysia. ECS also holds the Financial Planning license issued by the Securities Commission of Malaysia (CMSL/A0286/2010).

Education

He obtained a Bachelor of Accountancy Studies from University of Portsmouth, U.K and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (“ACCA”) from UITM Shah Alam.

Experience & Professional Membership

Has more than 18 years of experience in financial, assurance and business advisory. He has led various multi-million ringgit transactions involving merger & acquisition, fundraising & structuring, treasury & valuation and corporate re-organisation; both locally and internationally.

Prior to ECS, he was a Senior Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers (‘PwC”) and specialises in Banking & Financial Services. He was in charge of the PwC’s Global Islamic Finance Team, supporting the PwC Global Islamic Banking Leadership.

Azril is a Member of the Malaysia Institute of Accountants (“MIA”) and a Licensed Financial Planner (license no: CMSRL/B1039/2010) issued by the Securities Commission of Malaysia.

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Puan Rohaida Ali Badaruddin, 50

Rohaida was the Chief Executive Officer of Scomi Engineering Bhd (2016-2018) which was a public listed company on Bursa Malaysia before its privatisation in early 2018.  Prior to that, she was responsible for Scomi’s Marine Operations in Indonesia and Malaysia.

Experiences

She started her career in 1991 with Projek Lebuhraya Utara Selatan Bhd (PLUS), where she was involved in the introduction of Malaysia’s first electronic toll payment system and management of contracts for commercial outlets and advertising billboards along the expressway.

Education & Professional Membership

She is a graduate in Mathematics (minor in Computer Science) from the University of Texas at El Paso, USA, and in 2014 attended an Advanced Management Programme (AMP) at Harvard University, Boston, USA.  She is currently part of the CEO faculty Program since 2016, under the Ministry of Higher Education, to help the Ministry’s vision of bringing industry and academia closer.

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Our Team

Our team of consist of highly dedicated and passionate people. The internal staff and agents are the core to AWARIS services as well as our continuous effort in encouraging harmonious family institutions.

YBHG. PROF ADJ. DATO' AHMAD SARUJI ABDUL AZIZ

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director

AHMAD FADZLY ABDUL HAMID

General Manager (Marketing & Operations)

FATHIN DIYANA

Head of Branding, Marketing Channels & Corporate Affairs

ASYRAAF AFANDI

Assistant Manager (Corporate & Trust Services)

MUHAMMAD LUKMAN HAKIM

Assistant Manager (Legacy Management)

UNGKU AHMAD EZZAT EIZLAN

Finance, Account & Investment

NOORAZLINA MERICAN

Executive (Corporate Service & Compliance)

AHMAD FARIS FARHAN

Executive (Legacy Solution)

Investment Advisors

Zairulnizad_WEB

Corporate Trust & Investment Advisor

Zairulnizad Shahrim, 44

Experiences
Ex-CEO AM Islamic Fund Management, AM Investment Bank Bhd
Associate Director, Islamic Capital Markets, AM Investment Bank Bhd


Hong Leong Islamic Bank Bhd, Senior Manager, Banking Product Development & Strategy
Associate, Islamic Capital Market Development, Securities Commission

Education
Masters (MA), Finance & Investment, University of Nottingham, UK
BBA Hons (Finance), UiTM
Diploma in Banking, UiTM

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Arzlee Abdul Rahman_WEB

Corporate Trust & Investment Advisor

Arzlee Abdul Rahman, 54

Experiences
AGM, AmanahRaya Trustees Bhd, 2009 – June 2020
AmanahRaya Capital Sdn Bhd, 2005 – 2009


AmanahRaya Nominees Sdn Bhd, 2004-2009
PB Securities Bhd, 1999-2002
Southern Bank Berhad, 1995-1998
National Trade Services, Jeddah, 2003

Education
Bachelor of Science. in Economics/Finance
University of Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Diploma in Banking, ITM

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Syariah Advisors

Ahmad Husni Abd Rahman_WEB

Haji Ahmad Husni Abdul Rahman, 40

Degree in Syariah, Madinah University

Maulana Cik Wan Helmi_WEB

Maulana Cik Wan Helmi Wan Mohammed, 41

M.A Hadis, Darul Uloom Zakariyyah, Johanesburg;
Degree in Syariah, Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah, Indonesia

Haji Khairulazhar Samsudin_WEB

Haji Khairulazhar Samsudin, 44

MBA (UKM), Bachelor Economy (UPM), Certificate in Syariah (UM)
Certified in Islamic Financial Planning (UM)

Our Partners

We work hard along with our partners to ensure that you get the best trustee services and are committed to ensuring that that your legacies are taken care of.

FINANCIAL SECTOR
COOPERATIVE SECTOR
ASSET MANAGEMENT & INVESTMENT ADVISORY
RETAIL & DIGITAL SECTOR
About Us

About Amanah Warisan Berhad

Amanah Warisan Berhad (AWARIS) was set up with a strong belief in love and harmony in family institutions. Established in 2018 under the Trustee Act 1949, AWARIS aims to ensure that the distribution of wealth among those who pass is carried out fairly and just.

This is done through our digitalised private and institutional trustee services that include trust solutions, legacy solutions, estate administration, automotive administration and land administration. Additionally, we also provide services for corporate trust (nominees, proxies), including equities, investments, deposits for investors and depositors. We also manage Foundation Trust, Infaq Trust and Charitable Trust.


AWARIS Mission

  • To become the first Shariah-compliant trustee institution that provides fully-digital services
  • To offer competitive trust, hibah and legacy fees in the market
  • To encourage Malaysians to live in harmony without family conflict

Read more
Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Prof Adj. Dato’ Ahmad Saruji Abdul Aziz, 51

Dato’ Saruji is the Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of Amanah Warisan Berhad. He is an expert in land codes (law), Trustee Act 1949, Probate & Administration Act 1959

Education

He obtained a Master Degree in Business Administration from UiTM and the Bachelor in Business Administration (Hons) Marketing also from UiTM. He also holds the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) (U.K) and attended the Senior Management Development Program (SMDP) from the University of Harvard. Dato’ Saruji also hold Certified Islamic Financial Planning from IBFIM (Islamic Banking & Finance Institute Malaysia)

Experiences

Dato’ Saruji started his career at Levi Strauss (M) Sdn Bhd, 1988-1990, handling Retail, Channel, Branding, shipment and KRA (Key Retail Audit). Then he served Pusat Pungutan Zakat, MAIWP as Head of Department from 1992 to 2005. Later he joined AmanahRaya Berhad as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) and Head of Information Technology from 2006 – 2010. Next, he joined Koperasi Pembiayaan Shariah ANGKASA BHD as General Manager from 2010 – 2013. Later he served as Chief Executive Officer at MyANGKASA AMANAH BERHAD from 2014 – 2019

Read more

Datuk Baharum Embi, 59

Datuk Baharom Embi is currently an Advisor to Humanolgy Sdn Bhd. This company provides research, consultancy, learning and development and publication. Datuk is also an Advisor to Koperasi Simpanan, which deals in Islamic Pawn Broking (‘Ar Rahnu’), Properties Investment, Micro Credit Financing, Shariah-Compliant deposit-taking scheme and Shariah-Compliant Personal Financing scheme.

He was formerly the Chief Executive Officer of Tekun Nasional (2015 – 2018) and had served Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Berhad (“Bank Rakyat”) for a tenure of 27 years covering Treasury, Strategic Plan and Branch Operations prior to his service in Tekun Nasional.

Education

Hail from University of Southern New Hampshire, USA. He holds a Degree in Economics and Finance and completed his MBA in Decision Supports System.

Experiences

During his time in Bank Rakyat and Tekun Nasional, he has completed and commissioned few projects namely Credit Card, Retail Islamic Products, Islamic Pawn Broking (‘Ar Rahnu’), Micro Financing Product using the Grameen Model, recovery initiatives on reducing non-performing financing (“NPF”), develop a business continuity plan, structured auditing, training for entrepreneurs, introduce new payment channels and various other cutting edge initiatives.

Read more

Azril Bin Azmi, 43

Azril is the Managing Director and Co-Founder of ECS Solution Sdn Bhd (“ECS”), a financial and business solution firm. ECS has served various businesses in Malaysia and outside Malaysia. ECS also holds the Financial Planning license issued by the Securities Commission of Malaysia (CMSL/A0286/2010).

Education

He obtained a Bachelor of Accountancy Studies from University of Portsmouth, U.K and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (“ACCA”) from UITM Shah Alam.

Experience & Professional Membership

Has more than 18 years of experience in financial, assurance and business advisory. He has led various multi-million ringgit transactions involving merger & acquisition, fundraising & structuring, treasury & valuation and corporate re-organisation; both locally and internationally.

Prior to ECS, he was a Senior Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers (‘PwC”) and specialises in Banking & Financial Services. He was in charge of the PwC’s Global Islamic Finance Team, supporting the PwC Global Islamic Banking Leadership.

Azril is a Member of the Malaysia Institute of Accountants (“MIA”) and a Licensed Financial Planner (license no: CMSRL/B1039/2010) issued by the Securities Commission of Malaysia.

Read more

Puan Rohaida Ali Badaruddin, 50

Rohaida was the Chief Executive Officer of Scomi Engineering Bhd (2016-2018) which was a public listed company on Bursa Malaysia before its privatisation in early 2018.  Prior to that, she was responsible for Scomi’s Marine Operations in Indonesia and Malaysia.

Experiences

She started her career in 1991 with Projek Lebuhraya Utara Selatan Bhd (PLUS), where she was involved in the introduction of Malaysia’s first electronic toll payment system and management of contracts for commercial outlets and advertising billboards along the expressway.

Education & Professional Membership

She is a graduate in Mathematics (minor in Computer Science) from the University of Texas at El Paso, USA, and in 2014 attended an Advanced Management Programme (AMP) at Harvard University, Boston, USA.  She is currently part of the CEO faculty Program since 2016, under the Ministry of Higher Education, to help the Ministry’s vision of bringing industry and academia closer.

Read more
Our Team

Our Team

Our team of consist of highly dedicated and passionate people. The internal staff and agents are the core to AWARIS services as well as our continuous effort in encouraging harmonious family institutions.

YBHG. PROF ADJ. DATO' AHMAD SARUJI ABDUL AZIZ

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director

AHMAD FADZLY ABDUL HAMID

General Manager (Marketing & Operations)

FATHIN DIYANA

Head of Branding, Marketing Channels & Corporate Affairs

ASYRAAF AFANDI

Assistant Manager (Corporate & Trust Services)

MUHAMMAD LUKMAN HAKIM

Assistant Manager (Legacy Management)

UNGKU AHMAD EZZAT EIZLAN

Finance, Account & Investment

NOORAZLINA MERICAN

Executive (Corporate Service & Compliance)

AHMAD FARIS FARHAN

Executive (Legacy Solution)

Advisors

Investment Advisors

Zairulnizad_WEB

Corporate Trust & Investment Advisor

Zairulnizad Shahrim, 44

Experiences
Ex-CEO AM Islamic Fund Management, AM Investment Bank Bhd
Associate Director, Islamic Capital Markets, AM Investment Bank Bhd


Hong Leong Islamic Bank Bhd, Senior Manager, Banking Product Development & Strategy
Associate, Islamic Capital Market Development, Securities Commission

Education
Masters (MA), Finance & Investment, University of Nottingham, UK
BBA Hons (Finance), UiTM
Diploma in Banking, UiTM

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Arzlee Abdul Rahman_WEB

Corporate Trust & Investment Advisor

Arzlee Abdul Rahman, 54

Experiences
AGM, AmanahRaya Trustees Bhd, 2009 – June 2020
AmanahRaya Capital Sdn Bhd, 2005 – 2009


AmanahRaya Nominees Sdn Bhd, 2004-2009
PB Securities Bhd, 1999-2002
Southern Bank Berhad, 1995-1998
National Trade Services, Jeddah, 2003

Education
Bachelor of Science. in Economics/Finance
University of Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Diploma in Banking, ITM

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Syariah Advisors

Ahmad Husni Abd Rahman_WEB

Haji Ahmad Husni Abdul Rahman, 40

Degree in Syariah, Madinah University

Maulana Cik Wan Helmi_WEB

Maulana Cik Wan Helmi Wan Mohammed, 41

M.A Hadis, Darul Uloom Zakariyyah, Johanesburg;
Degree in Syariah, Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah, Indonesia

Haji Khairulazhar Samsudin_WEB

Haji Khairulazhar Samsudin, 44

MBA (UKM), Bachelor Economy (UPM), Certificate in Syariah (UM)
Certified in Islamic Financial Planning (UM)

Our Partners

Our Partners

We work hard along with our partners to ensure that you get the best trustee services and are committed to ensuring that that your legacies are taken care of.

FINANCIAL SECTOR
COOPERATIVE SECTOR
ASSET MANAGEMENT & INVESTMENT ADVISORY
RETAIL & DIGITAL SECTOR
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