Datuk Mohd Najib Abdullah
Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Datuk Najib was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Maybank Ageas Holdings Berhad on 1 July 2018. He was also appointed as the Chairman of Etiqa General Insurance Berhad and Etiqa Life Insurance Berhad on 1 July 2018. He also serves as a member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and the Investment Committee.

He is a Fellow Chartered Banker of the Chartered Banker Institute, United Kingdom and the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers, Malaysia, and holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics (Magna Cum Laude) from Northern Illinois University, United States.

Datuk Najib has more than 30 years of working experience in the financial sector. Prior to joining the Maybank Group, he was the Group Managing Director of the Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad and Chief Executive Officer of MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Berhad since 2006 and 2012, respectively. He started his banking career at Citibank from 1985 until 2002. He left to join Malaysian National Insurance Berhad, where he later became the Chief Executive Officer in 2004.

Within the Maybank Group, Datuk Najib is also the Chairman of Etiqa General Insurance (Cambodia) Plc.

Outside of the Maybank Group, Datuk Najib sits on the board of Asia Capital Reinsurance Malaysia Sdn Bhd.

Last update on 31 July 2022