About the speaker

About The Speaker [Rozani Osman]


Rozani Osman
Senior Financial Sector Specialist, The World Bank (Malaysia)



Mohamed Rozani Osman is a Senior Financial Sector Specialist with the Finance, Competitiveness and Innovation Global Practice of the World Bank in Kuala Lumpur, an assignment he started in June 2016.

He is currently working on several areas including sustainable finance, Islamic finance, capital markets, disaster risk finance, financial sector development and financial stability monitoring in the East Asia Pacific region. He has 24 years of experience in the financial sector, capital markets and investment management, including 10 years as Head of Treasury and Liquidity Management at Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the sovereign investment fund of Malaysia.

Prior to that, he headed the fixed income teams at Maybank Investment Management and KLCS Asset Management. While there, he managed several mutual funds and discretionary portfolios. He has also managed a leveraged multi-asset portfolio focused on the US technology and financial sectors. Before entering the financial industry, he worked in the oil and gas industry.

He has an MBA from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Virginia.

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