We extend our warmest congratulations and best wishes to Mohd Razlan bin Mohamed (C’83, Idris) for the new appointment as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad.
Razlan was the Chief Executive Officer of the credit rating agency, Malaysian Rating Corporation (MARC), for 11 years from 2007 to 2018. As a member of MARC’s Rating Committee, he was largely responsible for the decision of all credit rating assignments and actions on various asset classes including large corporates, structured products, infrastructure projects and financial institutions. Prior to that, he was a corporate and investment banker for debt and debt capital market for 13 years with Perwira Affin Merchant Bank, Bank of America (Malaysia), Maybank Investment Bank and MIMB Investment Bank.
He had served as a Board member of Asia credit rating industry body, the Association of Credit Rating Agency in Asia (2015 to 2018), as well as in two other international credit rating agencies, ARC Ratings SA, Portugal (2013 to 2018) and Islamic International Rating Agency, Bahrain (2011 to 2018). He was also an Independent Non-Executive Director of HSBC Amanah Malaysia Berhad (2008 to 2011), VCAP Asset Managers Sdn Bhd (2015 to 2018) and Senai-Desaru Expressway Berhad (2019 to 2021).
Razlan currently sits on the Board of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Lembaga Pembiayaan Perumahan Sektor Awam, Amanah Raya Investment Management Sdn Bhd, USAINS Holding Sdn Bhd and Pacific Trustees Group International Sdn Bhd. He holds a Bachelors of Science (cum laude) degree in Civil Engineering from Duke University, USA and an MBA from Rice University, USA.