Anuar Mohd Hassan is AKPK's new chairman



KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 12): Agensi Kaunseling dan Pengurusan Kredit (AKPK), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank Negara Malaysia, has appointed Anuar Mohd Hassan as chairman of the board of directors effective Sept 3.

In a statement today, AKPK said he brings to the agency, extensive experience in insurance and finance acquired from his previous senior management roles in several prominent insurance companies, both local and international.

"In addition to several directorships held in insurance and takaful companies, Anuar was also a past director of International Centre for Leadership in Finance, Malaysia Oxygen Bhd and Financial Park Labuan (L) Sdn Bhd.

"He has also held the position of a chairman in various organisations, including Persatuan Insurans Am Malaysia, Asean Insurance Council, Jakarta, The FAIR Non Life Pool, Istanbul and The FAIR Oil & Energy Insurance Syndicate, Bahrain," the statement added.