EXIM Bank appoints new chairman

By SHAZNI ONG / Graphic By TMR

Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Bhd (EXIM Bank) has appointed Datuk Feizal Mustapha (picture) as its new chairman with effect from April 9.

He succeeds Datuk Mat Noor Nawi who retired from the bank on Sept 30, 2018.

With some 25 years of experience in the country’s capital market, Feizal covered a multitude of areas through various management capacities and leadership roles.

Prior to joining EXIM Bank, Feizal served with the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) for 19 years in various capacities and in different areas of the capital market which include regulatory oversight and overall market development.

He joined BDO Malaysia in 2012 as ED (advisory) and became chairman in 2015 until recently. He is currently a director of the firm.

He was recently also appointed to the board of Widad Group Bhd as its chairman.

Feizal holds a Master in Business Administrat ion (Finance) from Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University UK, and a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from the University of Stirling UK.

Feizal currently sits on the listing committee of Bursa Malaysia.