About NIAM

Nomura Islamic Asset Management (“NIAM”) (Company No.: 838564-T) obtained its Islamic fund management license in Jan 2009. NIAM’s setup was in line with our objective to expand the group’s Islamic footprint through branding NIAM as the global hub for Islamic asset management business for the group. Being the global hub for the group’s Islamic asset management business, we always ensure our control procedures are flexible enough to adhere to different Shariah standards preferred by clients of our Shariah compliant investment mandates.

NIAM has been amongst the top 25 largest Islamic Fund Manager globally in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 according to the Asian Investor Magazine, and was most recently the recipient of the Best Islamic Fund Manager Award 2016 at the Global Islamic Finance Awards 2016 held in Jakarta, Indonesia. NIAM is also a member of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB), a badge of honour we have worn since 2007.

 

  • Global Islamic Hub for the Nomura Asset Management Group
  • Strict adherence to the Principles of Shariah Investing
  • Leading promoter of Islamic Finance
  • Local and Middle East based clients

 

Our Key People

 

Ramlie Kamsari

Ramlie Kamsari

Chief Executive Officer (Nomura Islamic Asset Management

Mr. Ramlie is currently the chief executive officer of Nomura Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd. He has extensive experience in the global capital markets and financial services industry, spanning over 20 years in Singapore and Malaysia, and covering the areas of global sales, advisory services and deal executions of capital market products, listed derivatives products, insurance and risk transfer solutions, and most recently, customized global investment solutions.

Matsunaga Toshihiko

Matsunaga Toshihiko

Executive Advisor

Mr. Matsunaga is the Executive Advisor and a director of Nomura Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd. He joined Nomura Securities Co., Ltd in 1978, and he has over 30 years of direct experience in the capital market and financial services industry. He has contributed by helping to expand the marketing and institutional sales activities across various entities in the Nomura Group at Mexico, New York, Tokyo, Bahrain and London.

Hiew Teck Kong

Hiew Teck Kong

Head of Malaysian Fixed Income & Global Sukuk

Mr Hiew is currently the head of fixed income of Nomura Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd. He has more than 15 years of experience in managing fixed income mandates.