Change in Boardroom

Date of change 15 Jul 2017
Age 58
Gender Male
Nationality Malaysia
Type of change Redesignation
Previous Position President
New Position Non Executive Director
Directorate Non Independent and Non Executive
Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil is a Chartered Banker as well as a Chartered Professional in Islamic Finance of the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers. He holds a Master of Business Administration (Finance) from Central Michigan University and a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Western Michigan University as well as a Diploma in Banking from University ITM.
Working experience and occupation
Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil was the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Asian Finance Bank (AFB) for the last eight (8) years, being the first Malaysian appointed to hold that position in a Middle Eastern bank. He was the Group President of SEGi University & Colleges since January 2016. He has had almost thirty (30) years of experience in the financial services industry both in banking and fund management.

He is a Board member of Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and Investment Board member of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) and a member of The Action Group Entrepreneurial Committee of Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK). He is also appointed by the Ministry of Higher Education as the CEO Faculty Programme Adjunct Professor and Distinguished Fellow for Public Universities on the International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM).

Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil is also the Corporate Advisor for Johor Corporation and a Board member of its subsidiary companies, Syarikat Larkin Sentral Property Sdn Bhd and QSR Brands (M) Holdings Sdn Bhd. He is also the member of the Steering Committee of Bank Negara Malaysia, involving in the transformation of the Islamic Finance Education landscape.

He is currently the Chairman of the Crescent Wealth International Advisory Board Malaysia, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Crescent Funds Australia Limited.
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Remarks :
This announcement is dated 14 July 2017.