Leadership

ZAILAH TUN DR ISMAIL LA-HAJ

ZAILAH TUN DR ISMAIL AL-HAJ

64, Female, Malaysian
Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed on 1 December 2016
Member of Nomination and Remuneration Committee

Zailah holds a Master of Arts in Psychology from New School for Social Research, New York, Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours in Political Science) from Universiti Sains Malaysia and TESOL Certificate from Trinity College, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

She was a former Public Affairs advisor to the Governor of the Malaysian Central Bank with experiences in public affairs and bank regulations. She was also a task force member in deposit insurance, consultant to start-up companies, ex-journalist, past owner of companies and academician with wide international experience.

Zailah is an innovator and pioneer of corporate communication departments and a highly respected leader for over 30 years in Communication Strategy for central banks and international companies.

She has more than 20 years of public relations experience in the corporate, financial and academic fields in England, Turkey, Malaysia and the Sultanate of Oman.

She is currently a Trustee on Yayasan Amir.