Kuala Lumpur, 2 March 2015: Aligned to the company’s goal to attract the best Malaysian talents from abroad, Avicennia Capital Sdn Bhd, Khazanah Nasional Bhd’s insurance holding company, announced today the appointment of Angela Tan, an insurance industry veteran with 10 years experience, as Chief Financial Officer
“We’ve been building a first-rate team and Angela’s appointment marks a tremendous opportunity for us to achieve our corporate goals,” says Alexander Ankel,
Executive Director and CEO of Avicennia Capital. “I strongly believe her experience, deep insights, and financial expertise in our discipline will serve as a formidable asset.”
In her position as CFO, Tan will be responsible for corporate finance, treasury and financial planning. Tan reports directly to Ankel.
Tan holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Law from the University of New South Wales. She is a member of the Malaysian Bar Council and the CFA Institute.
Among her notable achievements include the setting up of Allianz branch offices in Singapore and Hong Kong, investor relations, and driving cost management