Azura Binti Azman
Independent Non-Executive Director
Malaysian, Female, 60 years old
Azura Binti Azman (“Puan Azura”) (female) (Malaysian) aged 60, is an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company and was appointed to the Board on 29 November 2022. She is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and Board Risk Management Committee. Puan Azura is also a member of the Nomination Committee of the Company.
Puan Azura has over thirty (30) years of broad-based experience in the banking industry and her expertise includes stockbroking, corporate banking, credit, business development and private equity. Over the course of her career, Puan Azura helmed senior positions in various firms including RHB Investment Bank Berhad (“RHB Investment”), Bank of Commerce Bhd., Southern Bank Bhd., Ke-Zan Securities Sdn. Bhd., Crosby Securities Pte. Ltd. (London), Amsteel Securities Sdn. Bhd., CAV Private Equity Management Sdn. Bhd. and HLG Securities Sdn. Bhd.
Puan Azura joined RHB Investment in 2007 and has since worked in various capacities within the Retail and Institutional Equity Broking as well as Coverage departments. She was the Head of Group Institutional Equities at RHB Investment.
Puan Azura is an active member of the capital market industry. She has served the Board of Securities Industry Dispute Resolution Centre from October 2021 to April 2022. She was also the Chairman of the Association of Stockbroking Companies Malaysia (ASCM) in 2011 and 2013. She is a member of Bursa Malaysia Berhad Market Participants Committee and she was also a member of various capital market associates and committees including the Bumiputera Dealer Representatives Education Fund, the Board of Trustees of the Bumiputera Training Fund of the Securities Industry Development Centre as well as Securities Commission Malaysia’s Secondary Market Advisory Group.
Currently, she holds a directorship in KJTS Group Berhad and a number of private limited companies.