Zurina Sabarudin

Zurina was the Head of Capital Markets, Banking and Private Equity Practice Groups at Messrs Azmi & Associates, ranked as a top 10 law firm in Malaysia. Prior to that, she was a partner at Zul Rafique & Partners, a tier one law firm, and a partner in Messr Abu Talib Shahrom. She has in depth knowledge and industry experience in venture capital and private equity deals, mergers and acquisitions, technology and information technology, corporate & commercial, as well as initial public offerings and take-overs.

Zurina has advised various venture capital companies and private equity firms, both local and abroad. As a recognition of her legal expertise, she was named as a leading individual for Capital Markets – Asia Pacific Legal 500 in 2015.

Zurina founded Aidforstartup Ventures Sdn Bhd, which offers business compliance services to startups and SMEs and, with a group of senior investment bankers and capital market practitioners, set up Widuri Capital Management Sdn Bhd, a private equity management company that focuses primarily on education, healthcare and consumer goods as a core vertical for investments.

Siti Zurina graduated in 2000 with Bachelor of Laws from International Islamic University, Malaysia.