Nik Nazifah Nik Ahmad

Group Chief Internal Auditor

Professional Experience:

Nik Nazifah holds a BSc (Hons) Accountancy from the University of East Anglia in the UK and is also a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK. 

Prior to Axiata, she held the position of Corporate Controller at Celcom Axiata Berhad. During her time there, Nik Nazifah was instrumental in driving several key initiatives including implementation of the company’s business continuity plan and GST project, automation and improvement of finance and business processes. 

Before joining Celcom, Nik Nazifah was with Shell Malaysia for over 15 years, including a 3-year assignment at Shell Headquarters in The Hague, Netherlands.  During her tenure at Shell, she held various roles and led many projects to improve efficiency and effectiveness in the areas of finance, treasury and business operations. These include shared services and business process outsourcing, organisational restructuring and implementation of Lean Sigma projects. 

Her earlier years were spent in external audit where she gained exposure to a variety of industries, ranging from Financial Institutions to Government linked companies.