Datuk Seri Dr. Nik Norzrul Thani Bin N. Hassan Thani (“Datuk Seri Dr. Nik”) holds a Ph.D. in Law from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London and a Masters in Law degree from Queen Mary College, University of London. He read law at the University of Buckingham, United Kingdom.
Datuk Seri Dr. Nik also holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Syariah Law and Practice (with Distinction) from the International Islamic University of Malaysia. He is a Barrister of Lincoln’s Inn and an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya. He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1985 and to the Malaysian Bar in 1986. He was a Visiting Fulbright Scholar, Harvard Law School from 1996 to 1997, and was formerly the Acting Dean/Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Laws, International Islamic University Malaysia. He is also a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA).
Datuk Seri Dr. Nik is the Chairman of Chin Hin Group Berhad, Chairman of Pengurusan Aset Air Berhad, Director of Cagamas Holdings Berhad, BNM Kijang Berhad and Amanah Saham Nasional Berhad. Currently, Datuk Seri Dr. Nik is also a practising lawyer with Zaid Ibrahim & Co. Prior to joining Zaid Ibrahim & Co., Datuk Seri Dr. Nik was with Baker & McKenzie (International Lawyers), Singapore.
Datuk Seri Dr. Nik was appointed to the Board of T7 Global Berhad on 23 March 2015.