He graduated from Universiti Sains Malaysia with A Bachelor Of Science Majoring in Computer Science and commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant of the Army Reserve Unit (ROTU) in 1985 and 1984 respectively. He pursued his studies with International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF) and Islamic Banking and Finance Institute Malaysia (IBFIM) and graduated with Chartered Islamic Finance Professional (CIFP) and Islamic Financial Planner (IFP) in 2009 and 2012 respectively. He joined Hong Leong MSIG Takaful Bhd (HLMT) as Chief Executive Officer on 1/7/2013. He started his career with Universal Life and General Insurance Sdn Bhd (Changed name to AETNA, ING and Now AIA) and spent 15 years with the company holding various management positions for both Life and General Insurance business . He left AETNA in 2000 as Vice President of Bumi Marketing Division and Regional Vice President of Life Division to join Amal Assurance Berhad (Changed name to CIMB Aviva and now Sun Life) as Assistant General Manager responsible for business development for two Years. He joined Takaful Ikhlas Sdn Bhd as General Manager, Business Operations and was part of the team to set-up the company. He spent 11 years with Takaful Ikhlas and left in 2013 as Executive Vice President.