Elakumari Kantilal joined the Opus Board of Directors as a non-independent director in August 2017. 

Elakumari Kantilal has held a number of executive positions and directorships across the investment and consultancy sectors, and is a director of UEM Edgenta Berhad.

She currently holds the position of Director of the Investment Division in Khazanah Nasional Berhad ("Khazanah"), the strategic investment fund of the Goverment of Malaysia. She has been with Khazanah since its establishment in 1994, moving from the position of Senior Manager to Director in 2004. 

Ms Kantilal holds a Master of Science in Finance and Accounting from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. She has completed executive education at IMD Switzerland and at Harvard's Premier Business Management Programme. She is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.