AmIslamic Bank Appoints Eqhwan Mokhzanee as Chief Executive Officer
AmIslamic Bank Berhad (AmIslamic Bank) has appointed Eqhwan Mokhzanee Muhammad as Chief Executive Officer, AmIslamic Bank Berhad effective 1 April 2015.
Eqhwan is an accomplished corporate banker with more than 17 years of working experience, mainly in the financial services industry. A chartered accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEAW) as well as a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants Malaysia (MIA), Eqhwan also holds a Masters of Art (Honours) in Economics from University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.
He has extensive Islamic banking experience with PricewaterhouseCoopers and well known foreign and local financial institutions.
“We would like to welcome Eqhwan on board and with his wide Islamic finance credentials, we are confident he will be able to lead AmIslamic Bank to greater heights in the Islamic finance space. With Malaysia as a leading global player in Islamic banking and playing a pivotal role in its development, Islamic Banking is set to continue to contribute significantly to the growth of the capital markets alongside the conventional banking system in the country,” said Tan Sri Azman Hashim, Chairman, AmBank Group.