CEO, Executive Director, Member of Group Compensation Review Committee, CEO of Wholesale Banking and CEO of Malaysia
Tengku Dato Zafrul bin Tengku Abdul Aziz is Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director of CIMB Group Holdings Berhad. He a leading ASEAN universal bank and a world leader in Islamic finance with presence in 16 countries worldwide. He is also the Chief Executive OfficerExecutive Director of CIMB Bank Berhad. With over 20 years of experience in the financial services sector, specialising in Investment Banking, Zafruls last position was with Maybank Investment Bank Berhad and Maybank Kim Eng Holdings as Chief Executive Officer. He also held senior positions in Citigroup Malaysia, Kenanga Holdings Berhad and Avenue Securities . He also experienced being an entrepreneur by setting up Tune Money Sdn Bhd, Asias first nofrills online financial service provider. Outside of CIMB, Zafrul is an advocate of Malaysias socioeconomic development and currently heads the Kuala Lumpur Business Club. He is on the boards of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority and Perbadanan PR1MA Malaysia. Zafrul is also actively involved in developing the youth of the nation he is on the Advisory Board of the Young Corporationrationrate Malaysians and was also appointed by the Ministry of Education Malaysia as an Adjunct Professor at University Sains Islam Malaysia under the CEO Faculty Programme. He is also the Chairman of Enactus Malaysia Foundation, an international nonprofit organisation aimed at grooming university students into future leaders. Zafrul is also an Honorary Commander of the Navy Volunteer Reserve under the Royal Malaysian Navy. Zafrul graduated from the University of Bristol, United Kingdom with a BS Economics and Accounting and obtained a Master of Arts in Finance and Management from the University of Exeter, United Kingdom. He also holds a fellowship with the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers.
Age: 42 CEO Since 2015