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Abdul Wahid Omar

Abdul Wahid Omar was appointed as the President & CEO and Executive Director of Maybank on 1 May 2008. He serves as Chairman of the Group Executive Committee and as a member of the Credit Review Committee of the Board.

Prior to joining Maybank, he was the Group CEO of Telekom Malaysia Berhad (prior to its demerger with Axiata Group Berhad) from July 2004 to April 2008. He was also formerly the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the UEM Group Berhad and UEM World Berhad as well as the Executive Vice Chairman of PLUS Expressways Berhad. This was preceded by serving at Telekom Malaysia Berhad as the Chief Financial Officer in 2001. He was previously a Director of Group Corporate Services cum Divisional Director, Capital Market & Securities of Amanah Capital Partners Berhad, Chairman of Amanah Short Deposits Berhad as well as a Director of Amanah Merchant Bank Berhad and several other financial services companies.

His current directorships in companies within the Maybank Group include as Director of Maybank Ageas Holdings Berhad, Maybank Investment Bank Berhad and PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk. His directorships in other companies include as Chairman of Malaysia Electronic Payment System Sdn Bhd and as Director of Cagamas Holdings Berhad and ASEAN Finance Corporation Limited.

Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar is also currently the Chairman of the Association of Banks in Malaysia, Vice Chairman of the Institute of Banks Malaysia, and a member of Investment Panel of Lembaga Tabung Haji and Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (KWAP).

He attended all 10 Board Meetings held during the 6-month financial period ended 31 December 2011.

Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar has no family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of Maybank. He has no conflict of interest with Maybank and has never been charged for any offence.


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