AmMetLife Takaful appoints Noor Azam bin Mohd Yusof as Chief Executive Officer
AmMetLife Takaful Berhad (“AmMetLife Takaful”) announced that it has received regulatory approval from Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) for the appointment of Noor Azam bin Mohd Yusof as Chief Executive Officer, effective 1 July 2017, responsible for driving the growth of the AmMetLife Takaful business in Malaysia.
“We are delighted to welcome Noor Azam to AmMetLife Takaful and are confident that his extensive experience in the industry will help us enhance our value proposition as a modern takaful operator in Malaysia,” said Dato’ Sulaiman Mohd Tahir, Group Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Group.
“Noor Azam will be a strong addition to our senior leadership team in Malaysia. With his wealth of experience and industry knowledge, we are confident that he will lead AmMetLife Takaful to greater heights,” said Damien Green, SVP & Regional Executive, MetLife Asia
Prior to joining AmMetLife Takaful, Noor Azam held a series of senior roles in his 20 years of experience in the insurance industry. He holds a Master in Business Administration from University of Technology MARA, Malaysia and Bachelor of Science (Marketing) from Northern Illinois University, USA.
About AmMetLife Takaful
AmMetLife Takaful is a strategic partnership between AMMB Holdings Berhad (AmBank Group) and MetLife International Holdings, Inc. (MetLife). The strategic partnership combines the international expertise and financial strength of MetLife with the local strength and reach of AmBank Group.
AmMetLife Takaful offers a comprehensive range of takaful solutions distributed by its authorised takaful agents and AmBank branches nationwide. With our passion for the provision of excellent services, together with a deep and respectful knowledge of Shariah principles and values, we aim to create a customer centric and modern takaful operator in Malaysia.