The first four (4) years of Amalia's work experience was spent as practitioner in insurance broking and the balance four (4) years as Risk Manager in one of the major ports in Malaysia. Amalia started her career at Marsh Insurance Brokers in 2005 as a Graduate Trainee until her promotion to Client Executive in the Marine and Energy Department. She was later approached to join CIMB Insurance Brokers Sdn Bhd as Executive attached to the Specialty Practice Department.
At Marsh and CIMB, Amalia was involved in handling large and specialised risks related mainly to construction, energy, marine, power plant and port operation. Amongst the major clients that she handled were Shell Malaysia, BP Asia Pacific, Malaysia Deepwater Floating Terminal, Penang Port, Northport and Negeri Sembilan Cement Industries. Apart from the direct servicing of these clients, Amalia was also involved in structuring and arranging the required facultative reinsurance program for these clients.
In 2012, Amalia joined Northport (Malaysia) Berhad as Senior Executive in the Claim and Insurance Section of the port. She was later promoted to Manager in the Insurance, Claims and Administration Department overseeing the day-to-day management of Northport's insurance, claims, risk management as well as handling general administration. At Northport Amalia was involved first hand in structuring and implementing complex insurance program as a corporate insurance buyer.
Amalia holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management majoring in insurance at Universiti Teknologi Mara, Malaysia.