Establishment of The Financial Services Talent Council

Bank Negara Malaysia wishes to announce the establishment of the Financial Services Talent Council (the Council). The Council held its inaugural meeting today.

Bank Negara Malaysia wishes to announce the establishment of the Financial Services Talent Council (the Council). The Council held its inaugural meeting today.

The establishment of the Council is one of the initiatives identified under the Financial Sector Blueprint to support a strong and competitive financial sector through a strategic focus on talent. The Council brings together prominent individuals with significant experience and collective insights to provide strategic thinking and advice on research aimed at ensuring that the financial sector has a sustainable pool of high quality talent to meet its future needs.

A key focus of the Council will be to identify the future talent demands of the Malaysian financial sector and recommend strategies to develop, attract, retain and deploy domestic and international talent to meet the demand.

The Council will engage extensively with the financial services industry, the private sector and education and training institutes in forming its views and recommendations. It will have an important role in shaping policies affecting talent in the financial industry and in building support with relevant authorities for coordinated strategies that are aligned with the talent requirements of the industry. The Council will also serve as a platform to encourage best talent management practices in the industry through ongoing dialogue and the sharing of information with industry practitioners.

The Council members are:

  1. Tan Sri Amirsham Abdul Aziz (Chairman);
  2. Tan Sri Dato' Dr. Mohd  Munir Abdul Majid;
  3. Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli  Abdul Razak;
  4. Dato' Dr. Syed Ahmad Hussien;
  5. Dato' Ooi Sang Kuang;
  6. Professor David Colyn Gardner; and
  7. Encik Johan Mahmood Merican

Posted on 2014-07-04 13:08:55