Tuan Haji Abdul Jabbar Abdul Majid Non-Executive Independent Director
Haji Abdul Jabbar Abdul Majid was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad (the Bank) since 13 October 2004. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Australia, as well as a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. He is also a member of the Executive Council of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“MICPA”).
He is the Chairman of Board Audit and member of the Board Risk Management, Remuneration and Nomination Committees.
Haji Abdul Jabbar began his career in 1974 as Senior Manager in the Internal Audit and Organisation Department of Bank Pertanian Malaysia. In 1977, he joined KPMG Malaysia as Manager and was admitted to the partnership two years later. In 1993, he was promoted to Deputy Senior Partner and was made Senior Partner in 1995, a position he held until his retirement in 2000.
Haji Abdul Jabbar then joined Malaysia Derivatives Exchange Berhad in 2001 and retired as Executive Chairman on 28 February 2004. He was a past president of MICPA. He was an Adjunct Professor of the Faculty of Economics and Accounting of the International Islamic University and a member of the Senate of the Open University Malaysia Board.
He also sits on the Boards of Tradewinds Corporation Berhad and Opcom Holdings Berhad.