• First appointment as INED on 6 May 2022
  • Redesignation to Chairman on 23 June 2022
  • Last re-election on 22 June 2022
  • Member of Nomination, Remuneration and Corporate Governance Committee


  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in History  and Social & Political Sciences from University of Cambridge
  • Masters in Public Administration from John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Tunku Ali is a senior advisor to TPG Capital, a global private equity firm, sitting on the boards of several TPG portfolio companies, including Cardiac Vascular Sentral (Kuala Lumpur) Sdn Bhd, a specialist heart hospital, Pathology Asia Holdings Pte Ltd, a provider of diagnostic laboratory services in South East Asia and Columbia Asia Healthcare Sdn Bhd, a hospital group. He is also a director on the board of IMU Health Sdn Bhd, chairman of the Malaysian XCL Education Group and partner at Vynn Capital, an early stage venture capital investment firm.

He is the chairman of the board of trustees of Yayasan Munarah, chairman and founding trustee of Teach for Malaysia (TFM Foundation), president of WWF Malaysia, a trustee of Amanah Warisan Negara (National Heritage Trust of Malaysia) and Tsinghua Education Foundation Malaysia as well as chairman and trustee of Cancer Research Malaysia. He is pro-chancellor of Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia, chairman of the board of governors of Marlborough College Malaysia, an international council member of Marlborough College, United Kingdom and an Honorary Bencher of the Inner Temple, UK. He is also a brigadier general and commander of a regiment in the Territorial Army of Malaysia.

Previously, Tunku Ali was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company and Director of Investments at Khazanah Nasional Berhad.

Directorship in other public or listed companies:

Taliworks Corporation Berhad (Independent non-executive chairman)

Bangkok Bank Berhad

Cambridge (Malaysia) Foundation

Cancer Research Malaysia

TFM Foundation