Shahril Azuar Jimin iis the first Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Foundation, since his appointment in September 2014. With the newly created role, Shahril's appointment was timely at the pivotal stage of Maybank and Maybank Foundation’s journey in intensifying its efforts to reach out to a broad spectrum of global audience, and enhancing lives of communities wherever the Group has a presence, consistent with Maybank's mission of humanising financial services.
Prior to that from 2012 - 2014 Shahril was Senior Executive Vice President / Chief Commercial Officer of Maybank Ageas Holdings Berhad (MAHB), the holding company of Etiqa Insurance Berhad and Etiqa Takaful Berhad. As Chief Commercial Officer of MAHB, Shahril was responsible for overseeing its commercial offerings for insurance and takaful solutions.
Shahril was also the Chief Executive Officer of the Group‘s takaful (Islamic Insurance) entity, i.e. Etiqa Takaful Berhad from 2010 to 2012, where he led the company to be the biggest takaful company in the world at that time by contributions and assets. Before that, he served as the Executive Vice President / Head, Corporate Planning & Strategy of Etiqa Insurance & Takaful.
As one of the key leaders in the takaful industry, Shahril held the post of Chairman of the Global Takaful Group (GTG) from 2012 - 2014 and Director of Pak Kuwait Takaful Co Ltd. from 2010 - 2014. Shahril was also a member of the Malaysian Accounting Standards Board (MASB) Standing Committee on Islamic Financial Reporting.
Shahril has an LL.B (Hons) from Staffordshire University, and is a graduate of the Global Senior Management Program from the University Chicago’s Booth School of Business. He had helped to assist many people and change many lives in the course of his insurance career, and cherishes the opportunity to make a bigger difference regionally in this role.