Dominic Silva is new deputy CEO of MIDF Amanah

Dominic Silva.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Bhd (MIDF) has appointed Dominic Silva as deputy CEO of MIDF Amanah Investment Bhd with effect from Jan 7, 2019.

MIDF said Silva is a well-known corporate figure and has worked in areas such as banking, finance and investments as well as strategic management.

“I have had the pleasure of working with Dominic over the years as my client, shareholder and colleague. I am thrilled he is joining the MIDF group.

“He brings gravitas and decades of frontline experience to our investment banking franchise and I am sure he will take us to new heights.

“All of us here look forward to his arrival and to the new ideas that he will bring,” MIDF group managing director Charon Mokhzani said in a statement today.

Silva was most recently a director of DMY Capital.

He left Khazanah Nasional Bhd in 2017 as the fund’s head of investments and as executive director for nine years.

He also spent over 10 years at ABN Amro Bank in various positions in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Amsterdam and Hong Kong.