Appointed to the position with effect from: January 2016
• PhD in Economics, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, United States
• Master of Economics, University of Malaya, Malaysia
• Bachelor of Economics, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Skills, Experience and Expertise:
Dato’ Dr. Gan Wee Beng has held several key positions in CIMB Group including as Advisor for Investment Banking, Deputy Chief Executive Officer (Risk Management) and Executive Director at CIMB Bank, CIMB Investment Bank and CIMB Securities Berhad.
His other appointments outside CIMB Group were as Senior Advisor, Economics Department of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, and Consultant to the World Bank, International Labour Organisation and Bank Negara Malaysia. He was also a Research Fellow at the Malaysian Institute of Economic Research.
Currently, he is Chairman of KWEST Sdn. Bhd. and a member of the Board of Directors of Retirement Fund (Incorporated).
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