Maybank (MAYBANK, 1155, Main Board Financial Services Group) Chairman Datuk Mohayyani will retire on November 1, 2020. So that, Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa will take over as the new chairman, November 2 effective date.
Appointed by Datuk Abdul Falih
Maybank President and Chief Executive Officer Datuk Abdul Falih pointed out in a statement. He welcomes Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa as chairman. He will bring deep insights, especially in the field of technology, which will be vital to Maybank’s future growth and success.
Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa has more than 30 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. He previously served as Group Chief Executive and Managing Director of Telecom Malaysia (TM, 4863, Main Board Telecom Media Group) until his retirement on April 30, 2017.
In addition, Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa is also a director of Malaysia Airlines Group (MAG). Furthermore, he is also the chairman of UEM Sunrise.
Based on the “The Edge Malaysia” financial weekly from August 10 to 16, Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa may be Mohaiyani’s successor. Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa(60 years old) was the chairman of UEM Sunrise Bhd, and he retired in July this year.
Maybank states that 71-year-old Mohaiyani has been on the board of Maybank for 9 years and is about to retire. She was appointed as a director of Maybank in August 2011 and was promoted to chairman in April 2017.
Tan Sri Jamchan Serani is the head of business in Malaysia. From April 25, 2008, to April 30, 2017, he has been the CEO and Managing Director of Malaysia Telecom. Effective on May 1, 2017
Background of Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa
Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa has a bachelor’s degree in communications engineering in the United Kingdom. In addition. He has completed corporate finance at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in the United States, creating a strategic plan for shareholders. Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa also participated in the Strategic Leadership Course at the Said Business School of Oxford University. He had participated in the CEO of the IMD Roundtable in Lausanne, Switzerland in 2013.
In addition, Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa was awarded the 2015 Best Enterprise Award at the Asian School of Management International Conference organized by the University of Malaysia Sains in October 2015.
He currently serves as the chairman of UEM Sunrise (a subsidiary of UEM Group). In addition, Tan Sri Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa has succeeded Tan Sri Ahmad Tajuddin Ali on May 18, 2017.
Furthermore, he was the 2015 CEO at the Minority Shareholders Monitoring Team’s Annual Corporate Governance Award Ceremony held in December 2015. Recently, he won the “Industry Outstanding Contribution Award” Special Individual Award at the 2017 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Excellence Awards and was awarded the famous Telekom CEO at the 20th Asia Telecom Awards this year.
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