Saiful Bahari Baharom
Labuan IBFC Inc
Saiful Bahari Baharom is CEO of Labuan International Business and Financial Centre (Labuan IBFC), responsible for the promotion of Labuan as the preferred international business and financial centre in Asia Pacific. Mr Baharom has extensive experience in both the public and the private sector, including in banking and financial services. He was previously Director of Strategy and Development for Labuan Financial Services Authority (2005-2006), and has also served as Special Functions Officer to the Minister of Finance II Malaysia, where he gained invaluable insights into global financial policy. Prior to this, Mr Baharom also worked as Senior Vice President, Iskandar Regional Development Authority, Special Officer to Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Economic Planning Unit) and Managing Director, CIMB Securities (HK) Limited. He has a degree in Economics and Finance, as well as a Master’s degree in Southeast Asian Studies in the field of economics and political economy, from the University of Cornell.