12 March 2020
MIRA Workshop - Preparedness of Risk Management Practices in Navigating Current Day Challenges

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12 February 2020
MIRA Supporting Partner: - Corporate Board Leadership Symposium 2020 - Sustainability and Digitalisation: A New Normal

MIRA Supporting Partner: - Integrated Reporting (IR) A Vision for Better Corporate Reporting

13th February 2020 (Thursday) & 9th March 2020 (Monday)
WORKSHOP 1: Introduction to <IR>

12-14 May 2020 (Tuesday-Thursday)
WORKSHOP 2: Practical Guide on Implementing

8th & 9th January 2020
Certificate in Investor Relations 2020

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28th November 2019
MIRA Workshop - SHAPE ANALYSTS' EXPECTATIONS! The fundamentals of how to win over equity analysts every company MUST know... by Mr. Tan See Ping

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9th October 2019
MIRA Evening Talk and Networking: USA China Trade War Its Impact on Business and Consumers in Asean

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19 September 2019
MIRA Strategic Partner - Business Foresight Forum 2019

25 July 2019
MIRA Workshop - Effective Investor Marketing, Stakeholder Motivation and Fund-Raising by Kok Cheang Hung

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27 June 2019
MIRA Workshop - Managing Corporate Governance Challenges: Compliance Reality By Boey Tak Kong

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25 June 2019
MIRA Supporting Event: MFRS Conference 2019 - Applications In Your Practice

13 June 2019
MIRA Supporting Event: CFO Conference 2019 - Leading In The Digital Age

30th May 2019
MIRA Workshop - Crisis Management: Effective Corporate Communication

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8 May 2019
MIRA Workshop - Unlock Shareholder Value with Compelling and Effective Storytelling

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15 April 2019
MIRA Supporting Event: Audit Committee Conference 2019

10th April 2019
MIRA Workshop - Staying Listed - Trials & Tribulations of A Listed Company

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28th March 2019
MIRA Leadership Forum 10x Growth Strategies - Growing 10x And Beyond!

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25 & 26 March 2019
Certificate in Investor Relations 2019

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8 March 2019
A Special Presentation on Innovation - "Innovation Isn't Just For Startups: How Big Companies and SMEs Too Can Tap Their Creative Power!" by Digi.Com Berhad

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7 March 2019
Workshop - "KNOW YOUR INVESTORS" Learn The Technique To CONNECT With Analysts And Investors By Tan See Ping

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MIRA Supporting Partner: - Governance Symposium 2019 - Building a Governance Eco - System.

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8th November & 15th November 2018
MIRA Strategic Partner - Impact of AI on Shareholder Value & Market Performance, "What Every Listco Needs to Know"

14 November 2018
MIRA Supporting Partner - 2019 Budget: What you need to know, The Economy, Capital Market and You

24 October 2018
MIRA Workshop - CORPORATE REPORTING (FINANCIAL & NON-FINANCIAL) BY LISTED ISSUERS: "How to Avoid Reprimands and/or Fines by the Regulators"

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18 October 2018
MIRA Workshop - SHAPE ANALYSTS' EXPECTATIONS! The fundamentals of how to win over equity analysts every company MUST know... by Tan See Ping

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11 October 2018
MIRA Supporting Partner - Masterclass: The Future of Corporate Reporting by Malaysian Institute of Accountant

18 September 2018
MIRA Workshop - Storytelling Techniques in Investor Relations by Niuh Jit Aun

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MIRA Supporting Partner - Corporate Directors Conference 2018 by Malaysian Alliance of Corporate Directors

8 August 2018
MIRA Supporting Partner - Business Foresight Forum 2018: Disruptions and Collaborations, The Rise of Capital Market Businesses 4.0

25 July 2018
MIRA Workshop - Corporate Liability Provision: Exposure of Directors, Partners & Management on offences committed by employees or others" by Mr. Lee Min On

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11 July 2018
MIRA Workshop - Business Transformation Using Capital Management Strategies by Boey Tak Kong

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28 June 2018
MIRA Dialogue Session - Communicating What Analysts Want

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04 April 2018
MIRA Workshop - Financial Communications: Effective Media Management

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27 March 2018
Audit Committee Conference 2018 - Internal Auditing in the Age of Disruption

25 January 2018
MIRA Workshop - Key Disclosure Obligations of Listed Companies by Chee Kai Mun

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17 January 2018
Knowledge Sharing - IR Insights and Dialogue with IR Practitioners by Audrey Ho

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MIRA Events Calendar 2017/2018

MIRA Events Calendar 2016/2017

MIRA Events Calendar 2015/2016

MIRA IR Awards 2017

About MIRA - Board of Directors



LEE KHA LOON is currently a Member of the Listing Committee of the Stock Exchange, Bursa Malaysia and member of Investment Panel, PERKESO. He was a Director of VCAP Asset Managers, Malaysia; an investment management company licensed by the Securities Commission. He chaired the Audit Committee and was a member of the Investment Committee. He also served as Technical Committee Member of the Finance Accreditation Agency in Malaysia and was Founding President and Board Member of CFA Malaysia.

Kha Loon had a long working career from 1977 to 2013. He completed his MICPA in 1983 and the CFA qualification in 1993. He had worked as an auditor, accountant and financial controller with local conglomerates. He worked in Securities Commission from 1994-1999. He also spent 13 years in Hong Kong where he spearheaded CFA Institute's expansion in Asia.


STEVEN TAN CHEK CHYE has headed the Investor Relations unit within the Group Finance department in CIMB Group Holdings for the past 10 years. He reports to the Group CEO and Group CFO and ensures consistency in messaging and information dissemination between management and stakeholders.

Steven had previously had a 14-year career in sell-side equity research with his last posting as Senior Investment Analyst with CIMB Research since May 2003, having previously been with several other foreign and local stockbroking companies including BNP Paribas and Kim Eng.

He graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Business majoring in Accounting from RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia.

Steven received the Best Investor Relations Professional award for a Large-cap Company at the Malaysian Investor Relations Awards for 2011 and 2012.

SELVARANY RASIAH was a law graduate from the University of Malaya and has been admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya. She practiced law with a law firm in Kuala Lumpur before joining the KLSE Group. She has held various positions in the Exchange Group of Companies and has significant experience in the business of stock exchange and the capital markets.

Selvarany has been extensively involved in capital market development and regulation. She played an active role in strengthening the capital market post the Asian Financial Crisis and is no stranger to the Malaysia Capital Market. She was previously the Chief Regulatory Officer of the Exchange.

She is presently the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) for Bursa Malaysia. In this role, she heads a new unit namely Commercial & Development which was established in 2017 pursuant to an internal restructuring. The CCO is responsible for the businesses operated by Bursa Malaysia as well as market development. She manages and overseas the Equities Market, Derivatives Market, Islamic Capital Market, Information Services Business and new market development. As a member of the Management Committee of Bursa Malaysia, she participates in key management decisions for Bursa Malaysia.
MAHDZIR OTHMAN is currently the Director of Securities Market and the Acting Director of Islamic Capital Market at Bursa Malaysia Berhad. He is also a member of Bursa Malaysia's Management Committee. He joined Bursa in August 2017 and currently oversees the market and product development as well as marketing and promotion of Malaysian equities market.

Prior to joining Bursa, Mahdzir was the CEO of i-VCAP Management, a licensed Islamic fund management company, for seven years. He was previously the CIO of Valuecap Sdn Bhd., the parent company of i-VCAP, which he joined in 2003. Together with the stint in Valuecap, Mahdzir carries with him more than 23 years of working experience in fund management and capital market development activities, which include strategically leading an asset management company, marketing of investment products and services, and executing investment strategies.

Mahdzir holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Finance from Northern Illinois University, USA.
SHANE GUHA THAKURTA joined IJM Corporation Berhad in December 2007 as the Investor Relations Officer and is responsible for the Group's communication with the investment community.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Sheffield in 1999 before beginning his career at a chartered accountancy practice in the United Kingdom providing accounting, audit and tax planning services to small and medium sized businesses.

Prior to joining IJM, he worked at Tanjong Public Limited Company in a finance role before being designated as the IR officer. He was voted the best IR professional in Malaysia in polls conducted by international investor magazines from 2004 to 2006. Shane also received the Best Investor Relations Professional Award for a Mid-Cap Company at the Malaysia Investor Relations Awards for 2013.
GREGORY CHARLES POARCH, an American, is the Chief Financial Officer of Jcbnext Berhad, formerly known as JobStreet Corporation Berhad (JCB), and is responsible for the overall financial operations of the Jcbnext Group. Greg obtained his Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Accountancy from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Oklahoma, USA in 1988.

Greg joined the JCB group in 2000 and was part of the senior management team which helped grow jobstreet.com to be the leading job portal in Southeast Asia prior to the sale of that business in November 2014. Subsequent to the sale of the jobstreet.com business, JCB was renamed as Jcbnext Berhad.
BENJAMIN POH CHEE FONG is currently the Head of Investor Relations in Sime Darby Plantations Berhad. His responsibilities include planning and implementing investor relations activities of Sime Darby to provide a platform for two-way communication between the Company and the investment community.

He has a Master Degree in Business Administration from the Monash University Malaysia and obtained his Fellowship of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in 2004. He also holds a BA in Accounting and Finance from the Strathclyde University, UK.

Prior to joining Sime Darby, he has more than 20 years working experience in audit, investment banking, investment management and investor relations.
CLARE CHIN KIT CHING has been heading the Investor Relations team in Axiata Group Bhd since 2014. In addition to that, she is Head of Sub Region for the Operational, Development & Support team, a performance management unit overseeing operational and financial performance of operating companies within the group. Since joining Axiata, Clare has also spent some time in the Strategy team, which primary responsibility is developing the group's long-range plan.

Prior to joining Axiata, Clare was a sell-side equity research analyst with 20 years industry experience. Her last posting was with CLSA Ltd., where she was Head of Research, Malaysia and subsequently Head of ASEAN Telecoms. Clare was previously attached to RHB Research, Deutsche Morgan Grenfell and GK Goh, and is a economics graduate of the London School of Economics and Political Science.
SAMANTHA TAI YIT CHAN is a Fellow Member of the Malaysian Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (MAICSA) and has over 20 years of experience in corporate secretarial work. Samantha has provided extensive in-house training for directors of public listed companies ("PLCs") and is a regular speaker for seminars organised by MAICSA, Companies Commission of Malaysia, Malaysian Institute of Accountants, Malaysian Investor Relations Association (MIRA), Securities Industry Development Corporation, Bursa Malaysia and other professional bodies/organisations.

She has extensive experience in corporate secretarial requirements and provides advisory services including due diligence reviews for corporate restructuring and related services such as IPOs, governance related advisory including Board assessment to clients of PLCs, liquidation and preparation of circulars for submission to Bursa Malaysia. Ms Samantha Tai is also a Director of the Malaysian Alliance of Corporate Directors (MACD).
DAVID WILLIAM BERRY was an Executive Director at Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Berhad (BHIC) until he retired on 30 March 2016. He had previously served BHIC as the Senior Independent Director and as Chairman of the Audit Committee from 2007. He has over thirty years' experience in financial services and more than twenty years in the commercial sector and in corporate consulting.

He has worked in the United Kingdom, Malaysia, Kenya and Indonesia.

David Berry's initial experience was in the financial services sector. He held senior positions with a number of international banks, including Standard Chartered Merchant Bank, with a posting as CEO of Chartered Merchant Bankers Malaysia between 1980 and 1983. He headed Affin Fund Management Sdn Bhd between 1998 and 2001.

In the commercial and consulting sector, David had experience in manufacturing and construction enterprises, and served as Executive Director/Chief Executive of Cahya Mata Sarawak (CMS) from 2002 to 2004. From 2005 to 2011 he headed the Corporate Governance, Investor Relations and Financial Communications practice at Columbus Circle Governance Sdn Bhd, before taking the executive directorship at BHIC. Today he runs his own private company, Fidelius Sdn Bhd, a specialist logistics services provider.

David Berry's unique combination of experience in merchant banking, investment management and corporate affairs helps him take a practical approach to corporate governance and investor relations issues. He is an active contributor to corporate governance thinking across the region, and was a founding contributor, faculty member and Programme Coordinator for the Financial Institution Directors' Education Programme, launched by Bank Negara Malaysia in 2008.

David has been a leader in the development of the investor relations profession in Malaysia. He is an Individual Honorary Member of MIRA and has been a Director since its founding in 2007. He is also Deputy President of the Malaysian Institute of Corporate Governance.