MINDA ANNOUNCES CEO DEPARTURE

Kuala Lumpur, 7 June 2017 The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) today announced that Dato’ Richard George Azlan bin Abas has left the services of MINDA effective 5 June 2017. Following his departure as CEO, Mazni Ahmad Norilah, a key member to MINDA’s executive and leadership team since 2010 has been appointed as Acting CEO with […]

SC SETS SIGHTS ON IMPROVING BOARDS

Focus Malaysia, May 6-12 2017 With the new code, the same requirement will be in place for those extending their service beyond nine years. However, after the 12th year, shareholders will get to vote using a two-tier system. Some market observers question if the majority shareholder should be allowed to vote on independent directors in […]

ANNOUNCING DATO’ RICHARD ABAS AS THE CEO OF MALAYSIAN DIRECTORS ACADEMY

Kuala Lumpur, 4 October 2016 The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) has today appointed Dato’ Richard Azlan Abas as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Richard has over 30 years of experience in Malaysia and overseas in accounting, auditing, corporate finance, venture capital, startups, technology and management failure. His international business exposure as well as board experiences will certainly […]

Launch of MINDA 2.0 – Medianet

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 3, 2016 /Bernama-AsiaNet/– The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) launched its expanded role to be the institute of director for Malaysia. The launch was officiated by YB Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani, Second Deputy Minister of Finance, Malaysia. Datuk Johari, in his keynote address said “In the ten years since its inception, MINDA […]

Launch of MINDA 2.0 – ANTARA News

AsiaNet 64669 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 3, 2016 (Antara/Bernama-AsiaNet) — The Malaysian Directors Academy (MINDA) launched its expanded role to be the institute of director for Malaysia. The launch was officiated by YB Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani, Second Deputy Minister of Finance, Malaysia. Datuk Johari, in his keynote address said “In the ten years since […]

Minda inks deals with partners from Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Australia

by Linda Archibald The Malaysian Directors Academy (Minda) is working with institutes from Australia, Indonesia and Sri Lanka on director-related issues such as board effectiveness and director sourcing. Minda has signed memorandas of understanding (MoUs) with the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), Indonesian Institute for Corporate Directorship (IICD) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants […]

Minda now institute of directors

by Linda Archibald The Malaysian Directors Academy (Minda) now enters the second phase of its development with a bid to position itself as an institute of directors (IoD) for Malaysia. While retaining its original, Minda’s central role will expand to include the promotion of corporate governance, all the more important with increased cross-border business partnership […]