Izatul holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy (Hons) from Universiti Utara Malaysia. She is a Certified Internal Auditor and Chartered Accountant who has over 12 years of extensive and varied experience in internal and external audits, business process risk, and management audits.
She is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia and member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. She began her career as a consultant at Ernst & Young Advisory Services Sdn Bhd. She later joined several public listed companies from diverse industries as an Internal Auditor and Risk Management Officer, specialising in financial and operational audit, corporate governance, enterprise risk management, project management review and fraud investigation.