Governance and Leadership
Tan Sri Dato' Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director/Chairman
Tan Sri Dato' Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa was appointed as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of Maybank on 2 November 2020.
Tan Sri Dato' Sri Zamzamzairani holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications Engineering from Plymouth Polytechnic, United Kingdom and has completed the Corporate Finance, Strategies for Creating Shareholder Value programme at Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, United States of America. He has also attended the Strategic Leadership Programme at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School and the IMD CEO Roundtable at Lausanne, Switzerland in 2013.
He has vast experience spanning more than 30 years in the telecommunication industry, beginning in Telekom Malaysia Berhad (“TM”) where he served for 13 years before assuming key positions in several multinationals such as Global One Communications and Lucent Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, where he was Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”). He returned to TM in 2005 as Senior Vice President, Group Strategy and Technology and was later promoted to CEO, Malaysia Business, before being appointed as the Group CEO and Managing Director in April 2008 until his retirement on 30 April 2017.
Under his leadership, TM launched and successfully rolled out the high speed broadband service in 2010, in a historic collaboration with the Government of Malaysia. He was awarded the Business Person of the Year 2015 at the Asian Academy of Management International Conference, organised by Universiti Sains Malaysia in October 2015. He was also named CEO of the Year 2015 at the Minority Shareholder Watchdog Group’s Annual Corporate Governance Awards ceremony held in December 2015. He was conferred a special individual award for ‘Outstanding Contribution to the Industry’ at the 2017 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards and named the prestigious Telecom CEO of the Year at the 20th Telecom Asia Awards 2017.
Currently, Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Zamzamzairani also sits on the board of Malaysia Airlines Berhad, Malaysia Aviation Group Berhad (“MAGB”) and Hijrah Biru Sdn Bhd (a subsidiary of MAGB).
Dato' V. Danapalan
Dato’ V. Danapalan has an exemplary public service record, having held the positions of Deputy Director of National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN), Deputy Secretary General of the Ministry of Social and Community Development, Secretary General of the Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment, Senior Vice President of Multimedia Development Corporation (MDC), and Chairman and CEO of Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).
Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir
Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir is known to wear many hats — newspaper columnist, women’s rights and HIV/AIDS activist and TV producer. During the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day in 2011, Datin Paduka Marina was one of only two Malaysian women listed under the 100 Most Inspiring People Delivering for Girls and Women by womendeliver.org.
Recently she was awarded the Chevalier de la Légiond’Honneur, the highest decoration awarded by the French government. Only 8 Malaysians have received this honour.
Ibu Budhi Dyah Sitawati
Indonesian citizen. Independent Commissioner of PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk since 27 August 2010 (received BI approval on 1 April 2011). Her carrier began as Auditor at Public Accountant Firm (KAP) Drs. Utomo & Co. (SGV/Arthur Andersen) (1982-1984). She continued as an auditor at Price Waterhouse Sydney, Australia and then at Price Waterhouse Jakarta/KAP Drs Hadi Sutanto & Rekan (1986-1989). Then she changed to tax consultancy and became Tax Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Indonesia (1989-2005). She was an advisor to the Special Committee on Taxation Act, the Commission XI - House of Representatives of Indonesia (2006-2009), then Lecturer in MAKSI/ PPAK-Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia since 2007. Currently she serves a Technical Advisor of PT Prima Wahana Caraka (PwC-Tax, Indonesia) since 2010. She earned her degree in Economics from the University of Indonesia in 1984.
Shahril Azuar Jimin
CEO, Maybank Foundation & Co – Principal Officer, Maybank Labuan Foundation
Shahril Azuar Jimin is the first Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Foundation, following his appointment in September 2014.
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 Maybank’s insurance and takaful businesses under the Etiqa brand. 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.
As Maybank Foundation’s programmes are being implemented across Southeast Asia, this job provides Shahril the opportunity to work with various communities in areas often off the beaten paths. He sees that as a privilege as he combines his love of working with regional communities, together with his aspiration of pushing the reach of Maybank Foundation.
Shahril has an LL.B (Hons) from Staffordshire University, and is a graduate of the Global Senior Management Program from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.
Khairudin Abdul Rahman
Co - Principal Officer, Maybank Labuan Foundation
Khairudin Abdul Rahman was appointed as the Co-Principal Officer of Maybank Labuan Foundation in January 2016. His appointment is to ensure the alignment of all CR initiatives with the Maybank Group and Maybank Foundation’s CR Framework & Roadmap, in line with Maybank's mission of humanising financial services.
Since 2015, Khairudin has been holding three current positions at Maybank with the mandate to propel its strategic initiative in Labuan’s offshore financial centre.
These positions are namely CEO of Maybank International Labuan Limited (Subsidiary), General Manager of Maybank International Labuan Branch and Co-CEO of Maybank Labuan Foundation. Khairudin was also the Acting General Manager for Maybank Brunei Operations form October 2017 to September 2018.
Khairudin is also the Board Member of Labuan International Business Centre (IBFC) Inc, since his appointment in 2019. Additionally, he currently holds positions as the Board Member of Financial Park Labuan Sdn Bhd, Chairman of Executive Committee (Exco) of Financial Park Labuan Sdn Bhd, Chairman of Tender Committee of Financial Park Labuan Sdn Bhd, Chairman of Association of Labuan Banks (ALB), Council Member of Labuan IBFC Foundation and State Committee Member, Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers (AICB) Labuan.
Khairudin has a Diploma in Banking from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Oklahoma State University, and is a graduate of Executive Program from INSEAD Business School, Singapore.
Coming from an underprivileged background, Khairudin is a firm believer of improving livelihood in communities across the region, with an emphasis on the poor and marginalised.
Khairudin has spearheaded many initiatives and programmes which are not philanthropic by nature but are more sustainable initiatives with significant results achieved in all six areas of the Foundation’s focus, namely Education, Community Empowerment, Arts and Culture, Environmental Diversity, Healthy Living, and Disaster Relief.