Datuk Mohaiyani binti Shamsudin, who has been on the Board since August 2011 succeeded Tan Sri Megat as Chairman of Maybank. With this appointment, Datuk Mohaiyani becomes the first woman to be appointed Chairman of the main board of the country's largest public listed company. Datuk Mohaiyani was previously the Chairman of Maybank Investment Bank Berhad, a position she has held since March 2016. She also served as a Board Committee member of the Credit Review Committee and Risk Management Committee.
Datuk Mohaiyani has had an impressive career and extensive experience not only in the financial services industry but also in public service. Datuk Mohaiyani was with Amanah Chase Merchant Bank Berhad and Seagrott & Campbell Sdn Bhd before starting her own stockbroking company Mohaiyani Securities Sdn Bhd in 1985 and assumed the role of Managing Director. During her active involvement in the stockbroking industry, she was appointed as Deputy Chairman of Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (now known as Bursa Malaysia Bhd) and Chairman of Association of Stockbroking Companies Malaysia. She had also been appointed as a member of several high level national working groups such as National Economic Action Council (NEAC), National Economic Consultative Council II (MAPENII), National Information Technology Council (NITC), Ministry of Finance High Level Finance Committee for Corporate Governance and National Advisory Council for Women, Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development.
At present, Datuk Mohaiyani serves as a director of Capital Market Development Fund and Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) as well a member and trustee of National Heart Institute Foundation, NUR Foundation, Perdana Leadership Foundation and National Council of Women's Organisations Malaysia (NCWO).