Veteran banker Tan Ngiap Joo has been appointed chairman of OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad and OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad effective 30 March following the retirement of Datuk Ooi Sang Kuang.
Ooi will remain as chairman of parent organisation Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC Ltd) based in Singapore.
Many Malaysian leaders understand the need for change, however they are struggling to balance current performance expectations, against innovating for the future, says recruitment firm Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY).
Reports by NYSE:KFY titled “Digital Leadership in Asia Pacific found that there are significant gaps between Malaysian leaders and the ‘great digital leader archetype’.
Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd has debuted its Business Hub targeted at SMEs to help these businesses find relevant business partners that can help them on their digital transformation.
“With the soft launch of the Digi Business Hub, we hope to connect SMEs to what matters most to them.