Ami Moris was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Maybank Kim Eng group on 1 October 2018.
She is responsible for overseeing all of the investment banking, brokerage and derivatives businesses in Malaysia and across MKE’s regional platform.
Ami joined Maybank IB in 2009 as Head, Equity Markets responsible for both the institutional and retail businesses. Ami played a leading role in the successful acquisition, integration, and subsequent management of Singapore-based Kim Eng Holdings, which transformed Maybank IB from a single-market entity into one of ASEAN’s leading investment banks.
Under her leadership, MKE became ASEAN’s largest equities franchise and was voted Best Broker in Southeast Asia for the last five consecutive years. In Malaysia, Ami guided the business from a Bottom 10 position to Top 3, while being consistently voted Best Brokerage in Malaysia.
Prior to her appointment as CEO, Maybank Kim Eng Group, Ami served as its Chief Operating Officer from 2015, overseeing the functions of the office of the Chief Executive Officer, MKE driving business strategy and management of the 10-country operating platform, covering ASEAN-6, Hong Kong, India, United Kingdom and USA. Before joining Maybank IB, Ami was with Kenanga Investment Bank Bhd which she joined in 2001.
Ami holds a Masters in History and Philosophy of Social and Political Science as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics & Politics, both from University of Essex, UK
Mohamad Yasin was appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Maybank Kim Eng Group and Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (Maybank IB) effective 1 October 2018.
He will oversee both the Malaysian and regional businesses comprising Brokerage, Derivatives, Asset Management, and Securities Services as well as the MKE International Business portfolio covering Vietnam, India, US, UK and Hong Kong, which are 5 out of the 10 countries that make up MKE’s operating platform. Included in Yasin’s responsibilities will be the management of the functions of the MKE CEO’s Office which include Strategy, Business and Organisational Management, as well as Performance Management.
A Maybank scholar, Yasin has more than 21 years of experience in the corporate and financial industry, more than 12 years were spent in the capacity as CFO. He was appointed as CFO of Suria Capital Holdings Berhad in 2006 as well as the first CFO of Alkhair International Islamic Bank Malaysia Berhad in 2008.
Yasin is a Chartered Banker (CB) of Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers. He is a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), and a Fellow Member of the Certified Islamic Professional Accountant (CIPA) issued by the Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI), Bahrain. He is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He graduated from the International Islamic University, Malaysia (IIUM) with a Bachelor of Accounting (Honours) and an MBA in Finance.
Malique Sidique has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Maybank Kim Eng Group (MKE) as well as Maybank Investment Bank Berhad (Maybank IB) effective 1 October 2018.
Malique will oversee Finance, Operations, Procurement and Administration functions across the 10 countries under MKE’s operating platform. He will also supervise the Finance and Operations of Maybank Asset Management Group and Maybank Securities Services.
Malique has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry. He started his career at Flemmings Chartered Accountants, UK where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He then joined Credit Suisse, London as Regulatory Analyst, subsequently moving to Royal Bank of Scotland, London as Regulatory Accountant. Upon returning to Malaysia, he joined CIMB as Senior Manager for Financial Planning & Forecasting prior to joining Maybank IB in 2012.
Malique holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).
Rajiv Vijendran was appointed Regional Head, Investment Banking & Advisory of Maybank Kim Eng, effective 1 January 2017. He is primarily responsible for Equity Capital Markets (ECM) and Advisory, which includes Transaction Execution Group, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Strategic Advisory.
Rajiv has over 20 years of experience in strategic financial advisory, equity sales, and equity capital markets and has been involved in numerous landmark IPOs, as well as equity placements in ASEAN. He joined Maybank Kim Eng in 2006 as the Head of Institutional Sales and later assumed the role as the Head of ECM, Malaysia. Rajiv was subsequently promoted to be the Regional Head of ECM, a position which he held until the latest appointment.
Prior to joining Maybank Kim Eng, Rajiv served in RHB Group where he undertook numerous senior roles, with his last being Executive Director of RHB Securities.
Rajiv graduated from Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia with a Bachelor of Economics. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW).
Caroline Teoh was appointed Regional Head, Investment Banking & Advisory of Maybank Kim Eng Group effective 1 January 2017.
Caroline is primarily responsible for Debt Markets and Advisory, which includes Debt Capital Markets (DCM), Project Finance, Leverage Finance, Loan Syndication, and Strategic Advisory. She has over 20 years of professional experience in the financial services industry ranging from audit, corporate restructuring, privatisation and project advisory, debt structuring, origination and distribution. She also brings a wealth of experience in investment banking and capital market activities involving Bonds, Sukuk, Syndicated Loans, Project Financing, Mezzanine Funding, IPO and Mergers and Acquisition financing.
Caroline joined Maybank Investment Bank in 2010 as the Director of Client Coverage and was later promoted to Managing Director of Client Coverage, with the primary responsibilities of deepening relationships with regional clients and aggressively expanding Maybank’s Global Banking business in ASEAN. In 2015, Caroline was made Managing Director of Corporate Banking, to oversee the loans portfolio and loan origination business of Maybank Group’s Global Banking business. She continues to drive greater regional collaboration and synergies by leveraging Maybank’s footprint in ASEAN as well as overseas branches.
Prior to joining Maybank, Caroline served as a Director in the Debt Capital Markets department of AmInvestment Bank where she specialised in debt advisory, project finance and structured finance transactions, and was instrumental in closing several award-winning infrastructure deals. She also spearheaded the loan syndication business for the bank.
Caroline graduated from Monash University in Victoria, Australia with a Bachelor of Finance and Accounting.
Jeffrey Goh was appointed Regional Head of Equities, Maybank Kim Eng on 1 May 2016. He is responsible for managing both Institutional and Retail Equities businesses in all the markets where Maybank Kim Eng operates. He is also the Regional Head of Retail Equities as well as Regional Head of Products and Services while assuming the role of Acting Regional Head of Institutional Equities.
Jeffrey brings with him more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry. He possesses in-depth knowledge and experience in the area of stockbroking, fund management, wealth management, investment research, investment products and trading solutions.
Jeffrey joined Kim Eng Securities in 2003 as Senior Vice President, Dealing and Equities Derivatives and Structured Products and later re-joined Maybank Kim Eng in 2011 as Executive Vice President, Retail Business Development. He was subsequently appointed as Head of Retail Equities, Singapore in 2012 and later appointed as Regional Head of Retail Equities in 2013. Jeffrey is also part of the core Equities team that helped develop Maybank Kim Eng into ASEAN’s largest brokerage franchise.
Jeffrey crossed-over to the stockbroking industry in 2000 when he joined OCBC Securities as Associate Director, Dealing and subsequently took on an additional role as Head of Equity Derivatives and Structured Products. Prior to that, Jeffrey was Vice President, Investments at BNP Private Banking.
Jeffrey holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Finance from Southern Illinois University, USA.
Mazhatulshima Mohd Zahid was appointed Chief Risk Officer of Maybank Kim Eng Group effective 1st July 2018. She has 23 years of experience in risk management spanning multinational, regional and local banks. Prior to joining MKE, Shima had worked with OCBC Bank Malaysia for nearly 9 years where she first held the position of Head, Market Risk Management. Subsequently, she was appointed as Head of Internal Audit, covering both the conventional and Islamic Banking business. Shima has also held various senior roles in market risk management in Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia; Hong Leong Bank Berhad; and AmMerchant Bank Berhad (now known as AmBank Group).
Shima holds a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science from Roosevelt University, Chicago, USA, and is also a certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM) under the Global Association of Risk Professionals.
Roselawati Yaacob joined Maybank on 1 June 2015, bringing more than 17 years of human capital experience to her role as Regional Head of Human Capital for Maybank Kim Eng Group.
Prior to joining Maybank, Roselawati was Head of HR OCBC Al Amin as well as Vice President of Human Resources at OCBC Bank where her portfolio included Consumer Financial Services, Global Banking (Treasury and Investment Banking), Chairman's Office, Group Risk, Finance, and Legal & Compliance, amongst others. She is a specialist in compensation and benefits and has played a critical role in driving the talent agenda at OCBC Bank through her direct involvement in special projects with the CEO.
Roselawati graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Lewis University, Illinois, USA.
Teo Hoe Sing was appointed Chief Information Officer of Maybank Kim Eng Group, effective 1 September 2017. He is responsible for spearheading the development and implementation of IT initiatives to support Maybank Kim Eng’s overall business and strategic goals.
Teo served as Assistant Vice President, Direct Market Access in Maybank Kim Eng Singapore between 2006 and 2008, and subsequently rejoined the company in 2010 as Senior Vice President responsible for its trading platforms and IT security. In 2015, he was promoted to be the Head of IT, Singapore, and subsequently took on the role of Acting Chief Information Officer Maybank Kim Eng Group before his current appointment as Chief Information Officer.
He graduated from University of Portsmouth, England with a Bachelor of Science in Computing.
Fad'l Mohamed was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Maybank Investment Bank on 1 October 2018.
He joined Maybank IB as Deputy Chief Executive Officer in March 2015 and was primarily responsible for overseeing the investment banking and advisory business in Malaysia, playing a significant role as the firm was recognised as Malaysia’s Best Investment Bank for the last four consecutive years during his stint.
Fad’l began his career as a practising lawyer with Messrs Rashid & Lee before joining the Securities Commission in 1993. Thereafter, he moved to Dresdner Kleinwort Benson, an investment bank. In 2004, Fad’l founded Maestro Capital Sdn Bhd, a licensed corporate finance adviser focusing on mergers and acquisitions, fund raising and initial public offerings. As Managing Director, he led the firm for more than 10 years prior to joining Maybank IB.
Fad’l holds a Masters in Business Administration from Imperial College Business School and a degree in Law from the University of London.
He has over 20 years of working experience in securities, investment banking and fund management businesses, with extensive experience in large-scale equity and equity-linked offerings as well as M&A and State Owned Enterprises privatisation advisory.
Currently, he is the Director of the Investment Banking Club and Executive Consultant to the Thai Listed Company Association.
He was a Governor on the Stock Exchange of Thailand's Board of Governors between 2008 and 2010. Prior to joining Kim Eng, he worked for Jardine Fleming Thanakom, American International Assurance, SG Asia Credit and Vickers Ballas Securities (Thailand). He has a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Computer) from Chulalongkorn University and received his MBA from Thammasat University.
Harmeet brings with him more than 20 years of Asian banking experience, including 14 years in Singapore, across corporate finance, M&A, investment banking client and regional sector coverage, and corporate banking. He joins Maybank Kim Eng from UBS where he was Managing Director and Head of Corporate Finance and M&A for South East Asia. Prior to that, he has headed the South East Asia Corporate Finance teams at Merrill Lynch and Deutsche Bank, and has also held senior corporate finance and sector coverage roles at JP Morgan in Singapore and Hong Kong. Harmeet holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from St Xavier’s College, University of Bombay, India and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India.
Kristen was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Maybank ATR Kim Eng Capital Partners Inc. effective 1 July 2016. Prior to this, Kristen was the Director and Co-Chief Executive Officer.
Kristen has over 28 years of professional experience in the banking and financial industry. Prior to joining Maybank ATR Kim Eng Capital Partners, Inc., she was the Managing Director and Chief Representative of Bank of Singapore in the Philippines. Kristen was also a Senior Investment Officer for the International Finance Corporation (IFC), identifying, developing, and supervising developmental opportunities for the IFC in the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Lao PDR and Cambodia. Her other positions held include Chief Financial Officer of Ayala International Pte. Ltd. in Singapore, Associate Director in Peregrine Capital Philippines Inc, and she also accumulated experience in the Offshore Banking Unit of the First National Bank of Chicago in Manila and Citibank in Chicago.
Kristen holds an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, Chicago and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of the Philippines.
Prior to joining Maybank Kim Eng, Alex had spent more than 14 years with MF Global (formerly ED&F Man, Man Group, Man Financial) having worked in major financial centres (London, New York, Chicago and Singapore) and holding various positions within the organisation, the most recent being the Chief Risk Officer for Asia Pacific from 1997 to 2011.
Alex holds a Bachelor of Arts (Foreign Languages and Education majors) from Cherkassy State University, Ukraine and also a Bachelor of Arts (Business Management/Sales and Marketing majors, Political Science minor) from William Penn University, Oskaloosa, Iowa. He then went on to get a Master of Science, Financial Markets and Trading Degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago.