Subri Abdullah – Vistage Chair Profile

subri_abdullahSubri Abdullah brings with him over 30 years of experience in the insurance and financial industry, including 18 years as CEO of various companies including Trust International Insurance, MCIS Insurance, Mayban Life Assurance and Malaysia National Insurance Bhd.

He spent over 11 years in the Maybank Group and was the Executive Director and CEO of Mayban Life Assurance. He was instrumental in successfully implementing the Bancassurance business practice in Maybank Group. Whilst under his stewardship, Mayban Life won the coveted Asia’s Life Insurance Company of the Year 1999. It is well recognized that Maybank Group is the most successful bancassurer in Asia.

As a sought after speaker, Subri have presented numerous papers at various conferences, seminars and congress in Europe, India, Sri Lanka, Japan, Macao, China, Hong Kong, Brunei, Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia. His areas of specialization are bancassurance, products and services delivery, alternative distribution channels, application of technology in business and IT strategy.

Currently, Subri sits on the Board of a number of public and private companies in Malaysia and Singapore.

He is qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute, UK and is a Fellow of the Malaysian Insurance Institute. Prior to his return to Malaysia in 1980, he worked in London for more than 7years.