Bank Negara appoints Aznan Abdul Aziz as new assistant governor

The Bank Negara Malaysia building in Kuala Lumpur.

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has appointed Aznan Abdul Aziz as its new Assistant Governor effective July 1, 2019.

In a statement here, the central bank said Aznan would be responsible for the Payments Oversight, Financial Conglomerates Supervision, Banking Supervision, Insurance and Takaful Supervision as well as Risk Specialist and Technology Supervision Departments.

Prior to his appointment, he served in several departments in BNM.

These included Financial Conglomerates Supervision, Governor’s Office, Islamic Banking and Takaful, Financial Surveillance, Financial Sector Development, Financial Intelligence and Bank Regulation Departments.

Aznan holds a degree in Economics and Accounting from the University of Bristol, United Kingdom.