Bryan Lim joined Khazanah in December 2005. He was a key member of the team that set up Khazanah’s first foreign office in Beijing in 2008 and was subsequently appointed Head of China in 2017. After 13 years overseas, Bryan returned to Malaysia in 2021 to assume his current role. Prior to Khazanah, he was with Ernst & Young, Rating Agency Malaysia Bhd (RAM) and ECM Libra Securities Sdn Bhd. He holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the MIT Sloan Fellows programme at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States and a Bachelor of Commerce and Management degree from Lincoln University, New Zealand. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder.
Bryan’s Contribution:
  • As a senior management team member of Khazanah (Malaysia’s sovereign wealth fund) and Head of Dana Impak (Khazanah’s impact investment initiative), I will leverage on the organization’s as well as my personal network to advocate for and crowd-in stakeholders and investors to the impact investment movement.
  • Personally, I will also leverage on my extensive experience in both strategic and commercially driven investments to share best practices as we undertake impact investments. This include both financial and impact assessments, as well as investment tactics and strategies to get buy-ins from various governmental, NGO and private sector stakeholders.
  • I will leverage Khazanah’s internal Research Division as well as independent research institute (Khazanah Research Institute) to keep ourselves abreast with the dynamic landscape of impact investing.
  • I will seek to establish transparent communication lines with investors, government bodies, NGOs, and other stakeholders, both within Malaysia and internationally, enabling the alignment of NAB’s strategies effectively and addressing Malaysian’s challenges collaboratively.
  • Cultivating partnerships with like-minded partners who share same goals to co-create initiatives that magnify positive impact and extend the reach of our investments.