Hazim joined Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) in December, 2013. Hazim has about 20 years of experience in public finance. At CHFA, he is responsible for the management of over $5 billion of loans and investments in residential homeownership and multifamily rental. Since 2014, CHFA has issued over $4.3 billion in tax exempt and taxable bonds to finance loans for first-time homebuyers and for the construction and rehabilitation of rental properties for the benefit of low-to-moderate income residents. Prior to joining CHFA, he served as the Chief Financial Officer for Illinois Housing Development Authority. Hazim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and a Master of Business Administration degree from Indiana State University, a Graduate Certificate in Accounting from Keller Graduate School of Management and a Diploma in Public Administration from Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia.