Standard Chartered Bank appoints Mahendra Gursahani as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Malaysia KUALA LUMPUR, 17 February 2015 – Standard Chartered Bank (the Bank) today announced the appointment of Mahendra Gursahani as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer(CEO) for Malaysia. He reports to Lim Cheng Teck, CEO, ASEAN, Standard Chartered Bank.Before this appointment, Mahendra was CEO, the Philippines

Mahendra’s career with Standard Chartered Bank began over 20 years ago and spans across the Bank’s businesses in the Middle East, Asia Pacific, Africa, Europe and Americas.Mahendra’s experience includes Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Credit Risk Management, Asset Management, Audit, Risk and Finance.

Lim Cheng Teck, Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered Bank, ASEAN said:
“Mahendra is an all-rounded banker, with experiences honed across a number of functions and markets across our footprint. I am confident that he will steer our business in Malaysia to a higher level, supporting our clients in their local and regional businesses.”

Mahendra Gursahani, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad said:
“Standard Chartered has demonstrated our ability to support the development of Malaysia for 140 years and we will continue to reinforce, and grow our business in this market. We have a highly talented and diverse team of people, and I look forward to working with them to strengthen our relationships with clients, staff, regulators and communities.”


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