Media Kit

Huang Shze Jiun

Huang Shze Jiun was elected as the MIA President effective 27 August 2019.

Previously, Huang was elected as an MIA Council member on 24 September 2016 and subsequently elected as MIA Vice President on 25 October 2018.

Backed by a wealth of experience in audit and taxation, Huang has served as the Chairman of the MIA Public Practice Committee since October 2018 and was Chairman of the MIA Practice Review Committee from October 2017 to October 2018. He is also involved in other key Committees including the Executive Committee, Nominating Committee, and the Young Professionals Committee of the MIA.

Members and the profession can expect Huang to focus on key issues of enhancing audit quality to support better regulation and governance, as well as talent development and upskilling to ensure the profession’s sustainability in aid of nation building.

In addition, Huang’s presidency signals increased diversity and inclusivity within the MIA’s leadership structure as well as enhanced recognition of the Institute’s regional offices and interests. Born and bred in Johor, Huang served as Johor Regional Chairman from 1 July 2010 - 30 June 2013 and 1 July 2014 - 30 June 2015.

An experienced practitioner, Huang has served as partner with Johor Bahru-based Baker Tilly HYT since 2005, specialising in taxation and auditing. Previously he had worked in audit and corporate finance roles in Johor Bahru.

He holds a number of professional qualifications: He is a member of the MIA, a member of ASEAN CPA, a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a Fellow member of CPA Australia and a member of the Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia. In addition, he graduated with an MBA from the University of New England and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia.

Zuraeda Ibrahim
Vice President

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zuraeda Ibrahim was elected as the new MIA Vice President effective 19 September 2019.

Dr. Zuraeda was first appointed as an MIA Council member on 16 July 2017 for a term of two years and subsequently reappointed on 16 July 2019 for another two years.

She is currently the Director of the Student Leadership Institute, Student Affairs Division, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).

She is a member of MIA and CPA Australia and obtained her PhD in Accounting & Finance from University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom.

Dr. Nurmazilah Dato’ Mahzan
Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Nurmazilah Dato’ Mahzan is the Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. She was previously the MIA Deputy Chief Executive Officer.

Prior to leading the MIA, Dr. Nurmazilah was the Director of University Malaya Graduate School of Business. She started her career with Arthur Andersen in 1993, and later joined KUB Malaysia Berhad as Group Accounts Manager. Her corporate experience covers various industries including property development and construction, banking, unit trusts, trading and manufacturing.

Dr. Nurmazilah was a MIA Council member from 1 August 2012 until 31 July 2014, a Member of the Malaysian Accounting Standards Board (MASB), elected member of Board of Governors for the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIA Malaysia), Council member of The Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and the Honorary Treasurer with Persatuan Ekonomi Malaysia. Dr. Nurmazilah also served in various committees of MIA and MICPA.

An accountancy graduate of the International Islamic University of Malaysia, Dr. Nurmazilah is a member of MIA, MICPA, an ASEAN CPA and a CGMA fellow. She is also a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and holds the Certified Risk Management and Assurance (CRMA) qualification. Dr. Nurmazilah has a deep interest in applied research, especially in digital and technological issues affecting the profession. She holds a PhD in accounting from the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, and conducted various research projects in the areas of auditing, financial reporting and corporate governance throughout her academic career.

About the Malaysian Institute of Accountants

Established under the Accountants Act 1967, MIA is the national accountancy body that regulates, develops, supports and enhances the integrity, status and interests of the profession in Malaysia. MIA accords the Chartered Accountant Malaysia or C.A. (M) designation to a professional in accountancy, business and finance with a recognised qualification and relevant work experience.

Working closely alongside businesses, MIA connects its membership to an unmatched range of information resources, events, professional development and networking opportunities. Presently, there are members making their strides in businesses across all industries in Malaysia and around the world.

MIA’s international outlook and connections are reflected in its membership of regional and international professional organisations such as the ASEAN Federation of Accountants (AFA), and the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).