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Board of Directors
 

1.   Datuk Dr Nik Norzrul Thani Bin Nik Hassan Thani | Chairman

Datuk Dr Nik Norzrul Thani Bin Nik Hassan Thani
Chairman
Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia

Datuk Dr Nik Norzrul Thani Bin Nik Hassan Thani, was appointed as a board member of Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia in 2006. Datuk Dr. Nik advises clients on a wide range of legal matters, from banking advisory to Islamic Finance. To cite one of his more notable projects, he provided advisory services on the legal and regulatory aspects of the establishment of Labuan International Offshore Financial Centre and Labuan International Finance Exchange. He has also been a legal advisor to clients in foreign jurisdictions including Singapore , Indonesia and Australia.

Currently attached to Zaid Ibrahim and Co., Datuk Dr. Nik has extensive local and international experience. He was a Visiting Fulbright Scholar at Harvard Law School from 1996 to 1997.

Besides being a board member for Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia , Datuk Dr. Nik is also on the Board of Tabung Haji (TH), Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) and Chairman of the Licensing Committee of Labuan Financial Exchange (LFX).

Datuk Dr. Nik is also a renown writer on corporate and financial issues, particularly on Islamic Banking, and he has several articles and books to his credit.

2.   Mr. Waleed Abdullah Al-Mogbel | Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Waleed Abdullah Al-Mogbel
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia

Mr. Waleed Abdullah Al-Mogbel was appointed to the Board as of the 1st of June 2012. He is also currently the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Al Rajhi Bank.

Based in Riyadh, Mr. Waleed Abdullah Al-Mogbel has been with Al Rajhi Bank since 1998 and has since then delved into a range of financial positions within the bank. Prior to commencing his current position as the CFO, he was the Head of Budgeting & Management Reporting, with astute knowledge in Accounting, Finance and Auditing.

Mr. Waleed Abdullah Al-Mogbel holds a BA in Accounting from King Saud University, a M Sc in Accounting and Finance from the University of Southampton and a Ph.D. in Accounting and Auditing from Cardiff University.

3.   Mr. Ow Chee Hong | Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr. Ow Chee Hong
Independent Non-Executive Director
Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia

Ow Chee Hong was appointed to the Board as of 6 October 2015.

Born in 1966 in Malaysia, Chee Hong holds a Bachelor of Economics (Accounting and Computer Science) from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia (1989). Upon graduation he started his career in Kassim Chan (now Deloitte Malaysia) in 1989 as an auditor, specialising in financial and IT audits of banks and insurance organisations. In 1993, Chee Hong left Deloitte to pursue a career in Information Technology, focused mainly in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions. He spent 4 years with Oracle Corp. Malaysia (1996 to 2000) as a major accounts business manager, where he was responsible for managing large conglomerates operating in the financial industry, telecommunications, healthcare and education industries.

In 2000, Chee Hong re-joined Deloitte Malaysia to head their Technology Consulting practice, and was admitted as a Partner in 2004. During his 12 years tenure with Deloitte Consulting Malaysia, he built a strong but niche consulting practice focused on IT Advisory engagements such as strategic IT planning, programme management of large IT Transformation initiatives, business process blueprinting, performance management framework, IT due diligence and business requirements mapping. His clients were primarily in the financial industry ranging from retail banks, insurance companies to unit trusts and assets management entities. He also has similar experience in public sector, energy and manufacturing industries.

In February 2012, Chee Hong left Deloitte to start a boutique consulting firm that provides business and technology advisory. Being a Fellow member of CPA Australia, he is also well versed with financial management, risk management, valuations and financial due diligence.


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