Hj Md Yazid DP Hj Mahadi
Youth for Climate Action
YM Yazid joined BIBD in 2017, spearheading the group’s asset management strategy. His primary responsibilities include developing business strategies in relation to asset management as part of the group’s strategic priorities and oversees the overall activities of BIBD Securities Sdn Bhd. Prior to joining BIBD, he was at the Investment Division, Ministry of Finance where he led the equities and absolute returns strategy for the Retirement Fund and Fiscal Stabilistation Reserve Fund.
YM Yazid graduated with a distinction in the Masters of Philosophy (MPhil) in Economics from the University of Cambridge. Prior to that, he obtained a first class degree with honours in the Bachelor of Science (BSc Hons) Degree in Economics from the University of Manchester, where he was also awarded the Manchester School Award. He contributed a research paper titled ‘The Dutch Disease Hypothesis: Evidence from the Gulf Cooperation Council’ in the CSPS Strategy and Policy Journal, 2011. He is a CFA charterholder.