INTER-PACIFIC SECURITIES SDN BHD
Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd (“IPS”) was incorporated on 30 August 1972 under the name of Malayan Traders & Co. Sendirian and subsequently assumed its present name on 30 April 1990. IPS holds a Capital Market Services licence under the Capital Market and Services Act 2007 and is a Participating Organisation of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and a Trading Participant of Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad.
IPS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Inter-Pacific Capital Sdn Bhd (“IPC”), an investment holding company. IPC is in turn a subsidiary of Berjaya Corporation Berhad, a company listed on the main board of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.
- Share placement and underwriting
- Nominees and custodial services
- Investment research
- Share margin and discretionary financing
- Fund management and investment advisory services
- Dealing in derivatives
- Online securities and derivatives trading by clients
- Islamic stockbroking window services
- Dealing in foreign securities listed in recognised stock exchanges
- Corporate finance advisory services
IPS aims to provide quality and reliable research for the benefit of investors and have a well stocked and extensive library collection which is sufficiently equipped to provide both fundamental and technical analyses to assist investors in making well-informed investment decisions. The dedicated research team conducts research on new listings, developments in the economic and corporate front, corporate results and other areas.
Our Corporate Structure
Our Culture & Values
Focusing on customers’ satisfaction in all operations and business divisions within the company.
Integrity At Work
Ensuring consistency and highest ethical standards of actions, practices, principles, expectations and outcomes as shared obligation and commitment by all employees to the company.
Collective Team Effort
Cultivating collective team effort by employees at all corporate level within the Company to foster good business relationship with vendors and business partners to remisiers and end customers.
Striving for Excellence
Emphasising quality in all business dealings, services, activities, undertaking and whatever we do is necessary in achieving excellence.
Our Board of Directors
Our experienced Board members whose influence, dedication and inspiration, strategise and shape the directions and future of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd.
YAM Tunku Tun Aminah Binti Sultan Ibrahim Ismail
Her Highness was appointed to the Board on 6 April 2023.
Her Highness graduated from the prestigious LA Salle School of Arts in Singapore.
Currently, Her Highness is the Chairman of Berjaya Corporation Berhad, REDtone Digital Berhad, Berjaya Assets Berhad, Berjaya Capital Berhad, Berjaya Hartanah Berhad and Bukit Kiara Resort Berhad. Her Highness has considerable experience in heading private organisations across a broad range of industries and is a Director on the board of several other private companies, including Berjaya Waterfront Sdn Bhd, Cekap Urus Sdn Bhd, Jauhari Maksima Sdn Bhd and Ibzi Holdings Sdn Bhd. Her Highness also holds the Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) franchise in Stulang Laut, Johor Bahru.
YAM Tunku Aminah is also the current president of the Johor Darul Ta’zim Football Club (also known as JDT), a football club based in Johor Bahru.
Muhammad Lukman Bin Musa @ Hussain
Non-Executive Deputy Chairman
Encik Muhammad Lukman Bin Musa commenced his career in 1998 as an external auditor with Andersen & Co (Malaysia). In 2001, he has pursued his career in United Kingdom and his last position in United Kingdom was as the Manager in Banking & Capital Market Division at the London office of Ernst & Young LLP, United Kingdom. Upon his return in 2008, he joined Ernst & Young (Malaysia) as the Audit and Assurance Director, and was responsible in managing various Government Linked and Multinational Companies portfolio. In 2011, he left Ernst & Young (Malaysia) to hold the position as Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer of Unitar Capital Sdn. Bhd. (UNITAR), the operator of UNITAR International University, and a subsidiary of Ekuiti Nasional Berhad. In June 2016, he left UNITAR and joined MARA Corporation Sdn. Bhd., a strategic investment holding company of Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) as the Acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer. In July 2019, he left MARA Corporation Sdn. Bhd and joined ECS Solutions Sdn. Bhd., a boutique management and advisory firm, as an Advisor.
In March 2022, he has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Berjaya Capital Berhad, the investment holding company of Inter Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd.
He holds a Bachelor in Accountancy Studies from University of Porstmouth, United Kingdom. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant from Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
Dato’ Haji Abd Aziz Bin Abu Bakar
Independent Non-Executive Director
Dato’ Haji Abd Aziz, an accounting graduate from Universiti Teknologi MARA, is a leading tax specialist with over 30 years of professional experience. He is the President of the Malaysian Association of Tax Accountants, a member of the Harvard Business School Alumni Club of Malaysia , an Islamic Financial Planner and a member of Financial Planning Association of Malaysia. He is also a member of the Board of Governors at Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Member of Customs Oversight Committee under the Ministry of Finance Malaysia and Member of Economic Advisory Council – Dewan Perdagangan Islam Malaysia.
Dato’ Hj. Abd. Aziz started his career with an International Accounting Firm doing audits, corporate recovery assignments and taxation, including income tax of multinational companies and other local medium and large corporations. Hence he has gain extensive experience in corporate and individual tax planning, tax audits, tax investigation cases, GST/SST, tax compliance and business & financial advisory matters.
He receives regular invitations to participate in dialogues and discussions with the Ministry of Finance, the Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia and the Royal Malaysian Customs Department on tax issues, as well as to propose recommendations to assist in resolving direct and indirect tax issues. Apart from that, he regularly appears on local TV networks and Radio stations, local Universities to discuss issues on the economy, direct and indirect tax matters particularly Income Tax, GST, SST and Zakat.
He co-authored the book on Zakat Management and Taxation published by the Islamic Banking and Financial Institutions Malaysia. He is also the Advisor for Buku Bajet & Maklumat Cukai published annually by MATA which analyses Malaysia’s Annual Federal Government Budget tabled in Parliament. He was awarded the ‘Certificate of Merit’ from World Customs Organization for rendering exceptional and distinguished contribution to the International Customs Community.
Encik Abdul Halim Bin Noordin
Independent Non-Executive Director
Encik Abdul Halim Bin Noordin was appointed to the Board of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd on 1 June 2017. He graduated from Ohio University in the United States in 1981 with a Bachelor in Administration (Hons.) In 1983, he obtained an MBA (Finance and Investment) from the George Washington University, Washington D.C.
He has more than 19 years experience in the fund management, unit trust management and stockbroking industry in companies like Malaysian International Merchant Bankers Berhad (MIMB) and Aminvestment Bank where he was managing the Malaysian Growth Fund, a USD45 million fund meant for foreign investors.
He later joined Mayban Securities as General Manager, Dealing/Business Development in 1997 and was later assigned to Mayban Investment Management Sdn Bhd as Chief Executive/Director until 2002. He was appointed as Head of Investment Services at Inter-Pacific Asset Management Sdn Bhd in September 2005 and held a Fund Manager’s Representative licence.
In 2007, he became the Chief Executive Officer of the Company and launched three unit trust funds. Subsequently, in September 2007, he joined Muara Sinergi (M) Sdn Bhd as a Managing Director until December 2013.
Pang Poh Ping
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Malaya in 1985. He has more than 10 years of working experience in professional accounting practice, property administration and marketing.
He has been with Berjaya Group Berhad since 1986 and was transferred to Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd in 1991 as Assistant Manager, Institutional Sales. He was appointed to the Board of Directors of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd in December 1994.
Tan Mun Choy
Mr Tan is an Executive Director of Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd (IPS) and is responsible for the management of the overall operations of IPS. He joined Berjaya Corporation Berhad in 1991 as Manager of Group Internal Audit. In 1993, he was transferred to IPS to be part of its senior management team. He was appointed as the Executive Director in 2013.
Prior to joining Berjaya Group of companies, he was attached with Ernst & Young for about 10 years where he was managing a portfolio of clients involving in a wide range of business including trading, manufacturing, construction, property development and various financial services.
Mr Tan is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Malaysian Institute of Accountants.
Lee Teng Teng
She holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from University of London.
She joined Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd as a Credit Control Officer in February 2000 and has more than 22 years stockbrocking experience, and has been involved in the management of the daily overall functions
of the Operations and Customer Services. She was the Head of Dealing from 15 November 2016 until she was appointed as Head of Operations on 6 December 2021.
Prior to joining Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd, she was attached to Citibank from 1998 to 2000
Our Executive Management Team
Our Executive Management Team whose contribution, determination and commitment translate the Company’s strategies and visions into reality.
Tan Mun Choy
Executive DirectorRead Profile
Lee Teng Teng
Executive Director/Head of OperationsRead Profile
Mark Lincoln Ooi
Head of DealingRead Profile
Victor Wan Kum Seng
Head, ResearchRead Profile
Elda Mazleen binti Mazlan
Head, ComplianceRead Profile
Tey Chooi Huan
Head, FinanceRead Profile
Shim Lai Yuen
Head, ITRead Profile
Lee Yan Hoon
Head of BranchRead Profile
Johor Bahru office
Najmiyah Abd Hasan
Head of BranchRead Profile