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What You Need To Know about Going Public by Bursa Malaysia

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What You Need To Know about Going Public by Bursa Malaysia

25 March 2020 10:00am - 12:00pm
MaGIC (Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre) View map
Admission FREE
This event is Cancelled

Join this 1-hour sharing session to get the insight from an industry expert to make your startup Going Public (IPO)

What You Need To Know About Going Public

  • Unlock potential of your business through listing on Bursa Malaysia
  • Managing expectation of regulators & investors
  • Exit mechanism for investors
  • What are the dos and don’t of listing a start-up
  • Funding eco-system

Key takeaways

  • Gain insights on IPO and its benefits
  • Understand the process involved and rules on undertaking an IPO
  • Learn about alternative fundraisings platforms available for SMEs and start-up


Time Activity
10:00 AM Registration
10:30 AM Sharing Session Starts
11:20 AM Q&A Session
11:30 AM Networking Session
12:00 PM End

Who Should Attend

  • Startups
  • SME
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Innovator
  • Investors
  • VC
  • Risk Takers
  • Students

Our Speakers

Hanita Othman

Senior Vice President, Primary Market Commercial & Development – Securities Market

Hanita is the Senior Vice President of the Primary Market, Listing Development of Bursa Malaysia where she oversees the IPO marketing function since early 2017. Prior to her current role, she has been involved in processing of applications for IPO since 2002 through her attachments in the Securities Commission of Malaysia and Bursa Malaysia.

Prior to joining Bursa Malaysia, she was attached to the audit and assurance unit of PricewaterhouseCoopers as an auditor. She is a fellow member of The Chartered Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

Besides IPO marketing, her current roles include development of the ecosystem related to IPOs to promote listings on Bursa Malaysia. In addition, she conducts pre-submission consultations with potential issuers to provide guidance on listing process. Hanita is also one of the members involved in the development of the LEAP Market, a listing platform for SMEs introduced by Bursa Malaysia in 2017.

Muhammad Izzat Asri bin Azmi

Manager, IPO Marketing, Commercial & Development – Securities Market

Izzat is the Manager of IPO Marketing, Bursa Malaysia. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business & Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Finance from Monash University.

Izzat has more than seven years of experience in the investment banking industry, having worked with leadings local investment banks in the Retail Dealing and Equity Capital Market departments.

He was involved in numerous corporate exercises over the years including IPOs, Rights Issue and Private Placements.