Rahanawati binti Ali Dawam
Rahanawati Ali Dawam, is a senior partner of Messrs Zurina, a legal firm specialises in corporate works and investments. Prior to this, she was also a senior partner of Messrs Abu Talib Shahrom. She advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, cross border transactions, private equity deals, corporate finance related works as well as debt capital market. The clients are mainly public listed companies (PLC) and government linked companies (GLC) and the State Government.
She advises the board of directors of GLC and PLC, on inter alia, the corporate governance practices and compliance with the Listing Requirements of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and other relevant statutory requirements.
She presently sits on the board of Rhone Ma Holdings Berhad, a company listed on the Main Market of Bursa Securities Malaysia Berhad, as an independent non-executive director. She is also a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee and Chairman of the Nominating Committee of the company.
Prior to joining practice, she served a public listed company (a conglomerate that owned inter alia, a property development and public transportation companies) as Group Legal Advisor and a member of the senior management team. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from University of Buckingham, United Kingdom, Certificate of Legal Practice and Master of Laws from University of Malaya