Change in Boardroom - Mr Krishnan Ravi Kumar

Back May 12, 2015
Date of change 30 Apr 2015
Age 50
Nationality Singapore
Designation Non Executive Director
Directorate Non Independent and Non Executive
Type of change Resignation
Change in nominee directors of Maxis Communications Berhad, the majority shareholder of Maxis Berhad
Details of any disagreement that he/she has with the Board of Directors No
Whether there are any matters that need to be brought to the attention of shareholders No
He obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Delhi, India in 1984 and a Degree in Cost Accountancy from The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India in 1985. He became a qualified Company Secretary with the Institute of Company Secretaries in India in 1989 and obtained a postgraduate Diploma in Business Management (MBA) from Xavier Labour Relations Institute, India in 1990. In 2009, he completed the Advanced Management Program from Harvard Business School, Boston, USA.
Working experience and occupation
He joined Saudi Telecom Company (STC) group as its group chief financial officer in May, 2012 till November 2014. Currently, he is the advisor to the chairman of STC. He has over 25 years of experience working for multinational companies and has held a variety of positions at senior management level. He joined STC group from Olam International Ltd (Olam), a leading global integrated supply chain manager of agricultural commodities based in Singapore. At Olam, he was the group CFO and led the Finance, Accounting, Corporate Affairs and Strategic Investments functions of the Group. Apart from the CFO responsibilities, he was a member of the Executive Committee (ExCo), Risk Committee and Investment Committee in the company. He worked at Olam for more than 20 years in a variety of managerial positions, the last 14 years out of their corporate headquarters in Singapore. He serves on the board of Binariang GSM Sdn. Bhd. and Maxis Communications Berhad.
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuer
Any conflict of interests that he/she has with the listed issuer
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries

Remarks :
The letter of resignation dated 30 April 2015 from Mr Krishnan Ravi Kumar was received by the Company after close of business on 11 May 2015.


Announcement Info

Stock Name MAXIS
Date Announced 12 May 2015
Category Change in Boardroom
Reference Number C03-11052015-00009