Independent Non-Executive Director

Datuk Mohamed Arsad bin Sehan was appointed to the Board as a Director on 20 April 2016.

Currently, he is the Executive Director of PureCircle Sdn Bhd, a member of the PureCircle Limited Group, which is a producer and supplier of high purity intensity natural sweeteners and flavours made from the stevia plant. He holds various directorships in other companies namely as Independent Non –Executive Director of SYF Resources Berhad since 2011 where he sits in the Audit Committee and Nomination Committee. He is also a Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of Bertam Alliance Berhad since 2014 and serves as the Chairman of the Nomination Committee.

He has more than 30 years of working experience in banking and finance institutions. Datuk Mohamed Arsad bin Sehan began his career with Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad in 1978 as a bank officer. In Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad, he held senior management positions, including General Financing and Division Head of Planning and Corporate Services.

He spent seven years as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer in a private limited company dealing in the manufacture and supply of standby power systems, whilst on secondment from Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad.

He holds a Bachelor of Economics (Statistics) degree from the University of Malaya.