Malayan Banking Bhd declared that it has selected Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir as its group head of global banking, strengthening its businesses in key regional markets covering Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia.
Assuming the role from Oct 1, 2014, Zahir will be managing Maybank Kim Eng and Maybank Asset Management groups as well as Maybank group s client coverage, global markets, corporate banking and transaction banking operations.
Amirul Feisal will also concentrate on Maybank s global banking business in key regional markets including Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia.
Amirul Feisal is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, England and Wales, and holds a Bachelor of Science Economics (Accounting and Finance) from London School of Economics.
Malayan Banking said, The heads of global banking from these countries will report to Amirul Feisal as well as their respective CEOs, in parallel.
Amirul Feisal s in-depth knowledge, leadership skills and regional experience makes him the right candidate to helm Maybank s Global Banking business, said Maybank group president & CEO, Datuk Abdul Farid Alias, Amirul Feisal is familiar with our organisation, values and our operations. Given this advantage as well as his experience across a broad range of businesses and industries, I have no doubt that under his stewardship, Maybank will be able to capture greater synergies across our well-diversified footprint and enhance sustainable business growth for the Group.