Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad Bin Mohd Don is New Chairman of Alliance Bank

02 February 2017

Kuala Lumpur, 2 February 2017 – Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad (“the Bank” or “Alliance Bank”) today announced the appointment of Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad bin Mohd Don as Chairman and Independent Non-Executive Director of the Bank effective 1 February 2017.

Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad has extensive experience in finance and banking, having worked in various capacities with Pernas Securities Sdn Bhd, Permodalan Nasional Berhad and Malayan Banking Berhad. He also served as Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Malayan Banking Berhad from 1991 to 1994. Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad was the Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia for a period of three years from May 1994 to August 1998.

Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad is currently Chairman of the Boards of Zurich Takaful Berhad, Zurich Insurance Malaysia Berhad, Hap Seng Plantations Holdings Berhad and Sunway REIT Management Sdn Bhd. He also holds directorships on the Boards of United Malacca Berhad and MAA Group Berhad.

Tan Sri Dato’ Ahmad is a Summa cum Laude graduate in Economics and Business from the Aberystwyth University, United Kingdom. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

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About Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad

Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad and its subsidiaries, Alliance Investment Bank Berhad and Alliance Islamic Bank Berhad, is a dynamic, integrated financial services group offering banking and financial solutions through its consumer banking, SME banking, corporate and commercial banking, Islamic banking, investment banking and stockbroking businesses. The Group provides easy access to its broad base of customers throughout the country via multi-pronged delivery channels which include retail branches, Privilege Banking Centres, Islamic Banking Centres, Business Centres, and Investment Bank branches located nationwide, as well as mobile and Internet banking.

For more information on this press release, please contact Chong Su Ann, Tel: (03) 2604 3379 or e-mail at chongsuann@alliancefg.com.