Datuk Najib was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Maybank Ageas Holdings Berhad, Etiqa General Insurance Berhad and Etiqa Life Insurance Berhad on 1 July 2018. He was subsequently appointed as the Chairman of Etiqa General Insurance Berhad and Etiqa Life Insurance Berhad on 1 January 2019. He also serves as member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and the Investment Committee of Maybank Ageas Holdings Berhad.
He is a Fellow Chartered Banker of the Chartered Banker Institute, United Kingdom and the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers, Malaysia and holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics (Magna Cum Laude) from Northern Illinois University, United States.
Datuk Najib has more than 30 years of working experience in financial sector. Prior to joining the Maybank Group, he was the Group Managing Director of Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad and Chief Executive Officer of MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Berhad since 2006 and 2012, respectively. He started his banking career in Citibank from 1985 until 2002. He left to join Malaysian National Insurance Berhad, where he later became the Chief Executive Officer in 2004.
Within the Maybank Group, Datuk Najib is also the Chairman of Etiqa General Insurance (Cambodia) Plc.
Besides the Maybank Group, Datuk Najib is a Board Member of Asia Capital Reinsurance Malaysia Sdn Bhd and a Trustee of Tabung Amanah Sultan Kedah
Last update on 12 April 2023