On 10 and 17 December 2019 this Dialogue series will bring you InvestKL. It has just received its third top Investment Promotion Agency (IPA) 2019 Award under the Asian Pacific Region for its reputation as 1) a vital resource and a trusted partner for investors, 2) the most professionally responsive to inquiries having the best reputation for protecting investor confidentiality and after are services 3) for its good track record over the years and its steadfast commitment to investors and 4) for having become a trade mark of the collective efforts of key government shareholders, such as the Ministry of International Trade and Industry, the Ministry of Federal Territories and Kuala Lumpur City Hall to attract investment to Kuala Lumpur and Malaysia.
Indeed InvestKL has attracted 80 multinational companies with approved and committed investments of RM 12 billion as well as the creation of more than 12,000 regional high-skilled jobs.
Such a unique Malaysian organization is led by Muhammad Azmi Zulkifli as its Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He has a very wide exposure to international markets/companies from Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East in business discussions, negotiations and decision making processes for investments.
Furthermore, Muhammad Azmi strategizes, plans and execute the mandate of positioning Greater Kuala Lumpur (GKL) as a preferred regional hub for large Multinationals. He proposes policies that will spur investment and job creation to transform the GKL into one of the world’s top investment destinations.
Muhammad Azmi Zulkifli
Acting CEO & Director of Investor Relations - Europe,
Encik Muhammad Azmi Zulkifli joined InvestKL in 2012 as Director of Investor Relations for the European Region.
Prior to InvestKL, Azmi has over 16 years’ experience in leadership and management positions spanning commercial, business transformation and business operations with MISC Bhd. He participated in MISC’s business transformation initiatives and was part of a leadership team to re-engineer, develop and commission a global ICT system throughout MISC offices globally.
In his current role, he works to identify, facilitate, and develop solutions for MNCs to locate their high value regional hubs in Greater KL and Malaysia. The focus sectors include oil & gas, healthcare, education, business and financial services; mainly from UK, Germany, Italy and Spain. To date, he has successfully brought in more than 20 MNCs to set up regional headquarters or hubs within Greater KL.
Azmi holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Marketing) from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA.
Mdm. Nurul Syuhada Shamsuddin
Mr. Zahadin Omar
Tel: 03-7967 7823
Fax: 03-7954 0799