Azizi began his career as a Junior Engineer responsible for quality assurance and system and customer interface in 1989. 4 years later, he was promoted to Senior Engineer and his scope of responsibility expanded to include sub-contractors’ liaison and monitoring including audit for ASEAN region, Hong Kong and South Korea for Advanced Micro Devices Penang. Azizi joined Malaysia National Insurance Berhad (MNI) in 2001 as General Manager, Human Resource and Administration. In 2006, he joined the Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad (MIDF) as its Chief Operating Officer and is currently the Head of Development of Finance Division. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Seattle University, Washington.