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The Association of Banks in Malaysia announces new Executive Director

Kuala Lumpur, Saturday, 30 September 2017 – The Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM) is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Executive Director, Ms. Kalpana Sambasivamurthy effective 18 September 2017.

Ms. Kalpana, a lawyer by training, spent a decade in legal practice and thereafter moved into the corporate arena. She first served as Head of Legal Affairs Department at DRB-HICOM Berhad followed by an appointment at Axiata Group Berhad as Senior Corporate Counsel.

She has extensive experience in advising on complex mergers & acquisitions, debt & equity capital market transactions, banking matters as well as providing advice on legal issues involving cross-border transactions.

Ms Kalpana is a graduate of University of The West of England, Bristol and hold a Masters in International Relations from The University of Nottingham.

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The Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM) was formed in November 1973. Our membership is currently made up of the 27 commercial banks operating in Malaysia.

Since its inception, ABM has been actively involved in various initiatives to promote and strengthen the commercial banking industry to become more resilient, effective and efficient.

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