Dato' Thomas is a Barrister at Law (England) and holds a Master of Arts (MA) and Master of Laws (LLM) from Cambridge University, UK. Dato’ Thomas has been in legal practice as an Advocate and Solicitor for more than 50 years. Dato’ Thomas is an arbitrator with the Court of Arbitration for Sport, Lausanne, Switzerland and is currently the Senior Partner of Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill. He has over 40 years of experience in Banking, Finance and Corporate Law.
Mohd Daruis Zainuddin
Independent Non-Executive Director
En. Mohd Daruis is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants as well as a Member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia. He is the Sole Practitioner in an audit firm MDZ & Co. Encik Daruis was with Pricewaterhouse Coopers Malaysia between 1974 and 2004, when he held the position of Senior Partner. He was also a Member of the ACCA Malaysian Advisory Committee and Dewan Perniagaan Islam Malaysia Negeri Johor.
Ms Anusha was appointed CEO of AIA Bhd. in June 2015. She joined AIA in 2002 as Vice President of Actuarial and later took on the role of Appointed Actuary & Head of Product Development in ING Insurance Berhad, where she went on to become Deputy CEO. Anusha returned to AIA in 2011 as Deputy General Manager of Operations, Finance & Actuarial. Prior to becoming CEO, Ms Anusha was appointed as the Regional Business Development Director of AIA Group Limited. She holds a First Class Honours in Mathematics & Statistics from the UK’s University of Birmingham and is also a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries, UK.
Dato’ Wee Hoe Soon @ Gooi Hoe Soon
Independent Non-Executive Director
Dato’ Gooi is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He has over 30 years of experience in accounting and corporate finance. Apart from being the Finance Director of several private and public listed companies, Dato’ Gooi also assumed the Chairmanship in EON Bank Berhad (until May 2012) and Amity Bond Berhad, where he continues to helm the Board. He has also been instrumental in the successful implementation of several corporate exercises by public listed companies.
Ching Yew Chye @ Chng Yew Chye
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr Ching holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree from the University of London, UK. Mr Ching has extensive experience in retail and commercial banking as well as capital markets. Between 1997 and 2007, Mr. Ching assumed various regional senior management roles in Accenture, including the roles of Managing Partner of the Financial Services Industry Group-Asia, Geographic Council Chairman-Asia and Managing Partner for the South Asia Region.
Mr. Lisle is the Regional Chief Executive for AIA’s businesses in Malaysia, Korea, Sri Lanka, India and Cambodia. He is also a director of AIA Co. and AIA International. Mr. Lisle was CEO of AIA Bhd. between December 2012 and May 2015, during which time he led the complex integration of the AIA and ING businesses in Malaysia. Mr. Lisle joined AIA Group in 2011 as the Group Chief Distribution Officer. Prior to that, he held various senior positions in Aviva and Prudential Corporation Asia, including CEO of Prudential Malaysia (2008-2009), CEO of Prudential Korea (2005-2008) Chief Agency Officer of ICICI Prudential (2002-2004) and Director of Agency Development, South Asia in 2001.
The AIA Bhd. EXCO is committed to ensuring that AIA's business in Malaysia delivers strong growth and meets the Company's Vision to be the Undisputed No. 1 Life Insurer in Malaysia.
Chief Executive Officer, AIA Bhd.
Anusha was appointed to helm AIA Bhd. on 11 June 2015. The first woman to join AIA’s rank of CEOs in its six largest markets in the Asia Pacific region, Anusha is responsible for steering AIA Bhd., a leading life insurer in Malaysia with total assets worth RM47 billion, on its continuing journey of strong growth and transformation. Her key areas of focus include growing and strengthening the company’s three main business lines comprising Agency, Partnership Distribution and Corporate Solutions as well as overseeing the growth and development of AIA’s Takaful business in Malaysia.
National Chief Agency Officer
Kelvin has overall responsibility for driving AIA’s Premier Agency strategy in Malaysia with a clear focus on the recruitment of full-time Life Planners to drive AIA’s ambition of creating the largest and most productive sales force in the country.
Chief Partnership Distribution Officer
Serrina leads the expansion of AIA’s business growth through the Bancassurance and Direct Marketing channels, strengthening AIA’s relationship with our bank partners, in particular Public Bank Berhad and Citibank Berhad.
Chief Corporate Solutions Officer
Sainthan is tasked with driving AIA’s market leading Corporate Solutions’ business in Malaysia to the next level of success by leveraging AIA’s life planner force, broker network and direct sales team to meet the protection needs of employers and their employees.
Chief Officer of AIA Health Services Sdn. Bhd.
Jamie heads AIA’s in-house medical claims administrator, always ensuring that there is robust back-end support for AIA’s Corporate Solutions business and cashless access to care for individual card members. This is achieved through AIA Health Services’ Medical Call Centre operations, Claims Management and Care Management, which ensures quality and cost-effective patient care.
Heng Zee Wang
Deputy General Manager, Finance & Actuarial
Zee Wang provides strategic financial management leadership and advice to ensure the long-term stability of the Company. He has oversight over Finance, Actuarial, Procurement, Enterprise Risk Management, as well as Strategy & Business Planning.
Chief Human Resource Officer
Thomas is responsible for creating a strong talent pipeline in AIA to enhance decision-making and secure future growth. This is achieved through a heightened focus on talent, capabilities as well as creating and nurturing the optimum culture within AIA’s operations in Malaysia.
Chief Marketing Officer
Eric has the overall responsibility for developing and driving an integrated marketing strategy to bring to life AIA’s brand positioning The Real Life Company. This is achieved through key functions such as Brand and Digital, Corporate Communications, Commercial Marketing, Product Marketing, and AIA Vitality.
Chief Customer Experience Officer
Troy has overall responsibility for AIA’s customer service platforms and back-end operations. He is responsible for developing AIA’s customer experience blueprint together with the IT, Marketing and Sales teams to ensure strong links with the Company’s strategy and brand.
Datin Veronica Selvanayagy
Veronica leads our Legal, Compliance, Company Secretarial, Investigation, Corporate Security, Governance and Strategy functions for all AIA entities in Malaysia including AIA Bhd., AIA Shared Services Sdn Bhd and AIA Pension and Asset Management Sdn Bhd.
Elmie Aman Najas
Chief Executive Officer, AIA PUBLIC Takaful Bhd.
As the product innovator of Family Takaful products distributed by AIA’s extensive distribution network, AIA PUBLIC led by Elmie strives to maximise business synergies between AIA Bhd. and AIA PUBLIC to propel the family Takaful business to a leadership position in Malaysia.
Chief Technology Officer
Sandeep oversees AIA Bhd.’s IT division, focusing on fostering an IT environment that drives and facilitates the use of proactive and leading edge technology, as well as integrated data analytics and intelligence platforms to sustain AIA’s strong business growth. He also plays a key role in formulating and supporting AIA’s digital transformation strategies and goals.
Chai Tze Siang
Chief Risk Officer
Tze Siang is responsible for recommending risk policies, risk tolerances and limits as well as providing guidance, clarification and monitoring compliance. He also provides independent and constructive challenge to the business lines on risk matters.
Emilee M. L. Yew
Chief Investment Officer
Emilee is responsible for developing AIA’s asset allocation strategies, implementing investment policies and processes as well as ensuring a robust risk management process for assets under management in Malaysia worth RM47 billion.