The Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing the activities of the company. The Board comprises two independent directors and three non-independent directors, who have extensive experience and provide both local and global management perspectives in business issues. Their appointments have been duly approved by the Securities Commision.

Independent Director

Khoo Chuan Keat
Independent director, non-executive director

Khoo Chuan Keat
Independent director, non-executive director

Khoo Chuan Keat was appointed as independent, non-executive director of Eastspring Investments Berhad on 15 October 2015. He has extensive experience in the fields of taxation and business consulting as well as audit and accounting having spent more than forty-four (44) years in the profession, including 8 years in London, UK. He was previously a partner or senior executive director and tax leader in PricewaterhouseCoopers, Malaysia; chief executive officer of PwC E-Tax.com Sdn Bhd and company secretary of the PricewaterhouseCoopers Group of Companies. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, UK and Chartered Institute of Taxation, UK, winning achievement awards in both Institutes.  He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, UK; Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia and Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He is also a director of the Malaysian Youth Orchestra Foundation; independent non-executive director of a Malaysian public listed company as well as director in a number of private companies.

Iskander bin Ismail Mohamed Ali

Iskander Ismail was appointed as the independent director of the Eastspring Investments Berhad on 14 June 2013. He is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He was formerly the executive director and Chief Executive Officer of Kenanga Fund Management Berhad. Having worked in the fund management industry since 1982, he had previously held various senior management roles in the fund management division/subsidiary of Bumiputra Merchant Bankers Berhad and MIDF Berhad, where he was also a director of several MIDF subsidiary companies. He was the first (and for a few years thereafter) chairman of the Malaysian Association of Asset Managers, which he helped establish in November 1996. He served on the Capital Market Advisory Council and was a member of the Bursa Malaysia Berhad listing committee and of the Institutional Shareholders’ Pro Tem committee under the Minority Shareholder Watchdog Group. He is an independent director of a Malaysian public listed company. He also sits on the board of trustees of a local educational foundation.

Non-Independent Director

Caroline Johnston
Non Independent, Non-executive Director
Raymond Tang Chee Kin
Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer

Julian Christopher Vivian Pull

Julian Christopher Vivian Pull is Chief Financial Officer of Eastspring Investments, the asset management business of Prudential Corporation Asia. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Eastspring Investments. He is responsible for the financial management of the business and works closely with both regional support teams and venture management. He joined Eastspring Investments in 2000 as Director of Finance and has held several senior roles including Chief Executive Officer of Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Limited from 2008 to 2012 and Chief Operating Officer of Eastspring Investments from 2006 to 2013. With more than twenty nine (29) years of management experience in Asia, he has previously held senior financial management positions at Singapore Telecom and Mtel Inc. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from University College, London and an MBA (distinction) in Finance and Investment from the University of Hull.

Caroline Johnston
Non Independent, Non-executive Director

Caroline Johnston joined Eastspring Investments (“Eastspring”), the Asian asset management business of Prudential plc, as Chief Human Resource Officer (Global), in January 2017.

Based in Singapore, she is responsible for leading Eastspring’s Human Resources (“HR”) function but will also play a key role in developing and executing a people and culture plan that will support our growth in the long term.

She has more than 30 years of experience with European and multinational corporations, in a broad range of management consulting, HR, and senior management positions.

Prior to joining Eastspring, Caroline was Head of HR Transformation and Chief Operating Officer for HR at UBS in Zurich. She has also worked at JPMorgan where she spent more than 12 years working in Glasgow, Mumbai and Singapore where she held both Technology and HR roles.

Caroline holds a Master of Arts from the University of Glasgow.
Raymond Tang Chee Kin
Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer

Raymond is chief executive officer and also sits on the Board of Directors of Eastspring Investment Berhad. As CEO, he is responsible for the growth strategy of the business in Malaysia as well as overseeing local investment performance.

He brings with him almost 30 years of industry experience and has worked for nearly 20 years in senior positions in the asset management industry including Head of International and Institutional Business and Chief Investment Officer, Asean Region for CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad. Previously, he was the Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer at CMS Dresdner Asset Management Sdn Bhd. He also worked as a fund manager at SBB Asset Management Sdn Bhd and Investment Executive at CIMB Securities Sdn Bhd, and commenced his career in the investment industry at RHB Asset Management Sdn Bhd.

Currently, he is the Chairman of Malaysian Association of Asset Managers (MAAM) and Chairman of FTSE Bursa Malaysia Index Advisory Committee. He is a Director of the Securities Industry Dispute Resolution Center (SIDREC) and also an invitee in the Executive Committee of Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre (MIFC).

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of England and he obtained his Capital Markets Services Representative’s Licence in 1997 from the Securities Commission Malaysia.

He is also a member of the Financial Markets Committee (FMC) in Bank Negara Malaysia as well as the FMC Subcommittee on Bond Market.

He is also a non-executive director of Eastspring Al-Wara’ Investments Berhad

Eastspring Investments Berhad is an indirect subsidiary of Prudential plc, a company incorporated in the United Kingdom. Neither Eastspring Investments Berhad nor Prudential plc is affiliated with Prudential Financial Inc, a company whose principal place of business is in the United States of America.

Please note that Eastspring Investments Berhad does not initiate contact with investors by email to request for personal nor financial information, including messages via SMS or social media channels such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, etc.

Additionally, Eastspring Investments Berhad does not solicit funds through electronic communication channels. If you have received an unsolicited e-mail or fax, involving an investment proposal, stock or share purchase, please verify with our Client Services at [email protected]

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