Maybank has appointed Dato’ Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir Group Chief Financial Officer. He was previously the bank’s Group Head for Global Banking.
Dato' Feisal brings a wealth of global financial and banking experience, including a role as a public company Chief Executive Officer.
He graduated from the London School of Economics & Political Science with a BSc Economics (Accounting & Finance). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants England & Wales and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He is also a Chartered Banker from Chartered Banker Institute and Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers.
He started his career in KPMG Plc, London and later served with Citigroup Global Markets in the Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Hong Kong offices until 2004. At Citigroup, he progressed his career in various departments within the Investment Banking division including Project Finance and Privatisations, Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions as well as coverage of large cap Industrial Groups.
In 2004, he joined BinaFikir Sdn. Bhd. as a shareholder and Executive Director. In 2008, he was appointed as Managing Director, Head of Investment Banking for Maybank Investment Bank responsible for the Investment Banking, Corporate Finance, Equity Capital Markets and Private Equity Divisions.
In 2010, he joined Permodalan Nasional Berhad as Executive Vice President of Special Projects and was later seconded to Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad as Executive Director and subsequently, appointed as Group Managing Director and CEO.
He rejoined Maybank in 2014 as Group Head, Global Banking.