Shahnaz Al-Sadat Abdul Mohsein is an independent promoter of education, talent development and social enterprise reforms for Malaysia. Formerly the Executive Director of Strategic Human Capital Management at Khazanah Nasional Berhad, she served in various executive positions from 2004 to 2011.
Shahnaz is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Arise Asia. She also serves on the Board for various education-related entities such as Teach For Malaysia, Yayasan AMIR and MINDA. She holds an LLB (Hons) degree from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland. She is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA).