Dr. Ridzwan Bakar, an academic staff from the Faculty of Management (FOM) and a wakaf resource person in Malaysia, has been reappointed as one of the Board Members of Pusat Wakaf Majlis Agama Islam Wilayah Persekutuan (PWMAIWP) for the second term effective 17 September 2021 to 16 September 2023. The appointment was assented by Duli Yang Maha Mulia Seri Paduka Baginda Yang DiPertuan Agong XVI Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah Ibni Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Musta’in Billah.

PWMAIWP is a government body entrusted wakaf assets under the purview of MAIWP. It serves as a professional independent advisor, formulates public policy, plans and executes investment, develops wakaf properties and oversees the governance aspect of the wakaf assets including cash and corporate wakaf. With his expertise, experience and professional integrity, Dr Ridzwan has the ability to unlock wakaf potential in Malaysia.

Congratulations Dr Ridzwan!