Join us for lunch conversation with CEO of Maybank Islamic, Dato' Mohamed Rafique.


Hilton Hotel, Grazie restaurant
3, Jalan Stesen Sentral
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Event Details

We are glad to share that we have secure a commitment from one of the leaders in Malaysian banking sector, Maybank Islamic CEO Dato' Mohamed Rafique. Attendees will be majoritarian Chicago Booth alumni but we are also inviting 3-4 alumni from Insead and HBS.

Starter choices
• Caesar salad, home smoked brisket bacon, anchovy, croutons, shaved Parmesan and poached egg
• French Provencal spiced fish soup, rouille, gruyere and crouton
Main choices
• Pan fried snapper fillet, clam broth, vegetable medley, spinach, afila cress
• Grilled sirloin of beef, hand cut fries with Béarnaise

We are looking for someone to moderate the conversation and to ensure the guest speaker enlightened us with their thought leadership.

We are very excited to see you there! 


RM 280.00nett (Food only)


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Deadline: 4/9/2018

Speaker Profiles

Dato’ Mohamed Rafique Merican (Speaker)
CEO, Maybank Islamic


As the Head of Islamic Banking Group and CEO of Maybank Islamic, Dato' Rafique plays the leading role for managing and overseeing the overall Islamic banking franchise of Malayan Banking Berhad and ensure that it operates on parallel platform, leveraging on the Group's resources. At present, his responsibilities include determining business strategy for the Group's Islamic Banking business including Maybank Islamic's product development and delivery, marketing support as well as risk and shariah-compliance management, spearheading the expansion of Group Islamic Banking in ASEAN and globally.


Dato' Rafique is Maybank Islamic Berhad and Group Head of Islamic Banking since 1 July 2016. He joined Maybank Group in 2012 as its Group Chief Financial Officer and is also a member of the Maybank Group Executive Committee. He has more than 25 years of experience in the corporate sector, including five years as Chief Financial Officer of Tenaga Nasional Berhad and Malakoff Berhad. Prior to that, he served at Radicare (M) Sdn Bhd, a facilities management concessionaire for hospitals in Malaysia as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer. He also worked with Amanah Capital Group and Bumiputera Merchant Bankers Berhad in corporate finance and advisory roles. His recent appointments include Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Etiqa Takaful Berhad and Member of Etiqa Insurance Berhad Investment Committee. Dato' Rafique was also the President Commissionaire of PT Bank Maybank Syariah Indonesia from 2013-2016.


Dato' Rafique is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK; Chartered Accountant, Malaysian Institute of Accountants and underwent the Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School. He is a member of the Malaysia Accounting Standards Board; Malaysia Advisory Committee of ACCA Malaysia and CNBC Global CFO Council.


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