Choo Yee Kwan was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Danajamin on 22 May 2018. He is the Chairman of the Board Risk Committee, the Board Underwriting Committee and the Danajamin PRIHATIN Guarantee Scheme Board Underwriting Committee. He is also a member of the Board Remuneration and Nomination Committee.
Choo Yee Kwan was amongst the pioneer group of awardees to be conferred with an Associate Fellowship by the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers (AICB) (previously known as Institut Bank-Bank Malaysia) in 1999. He was appointed to the Corporate Debt Restructuring Committee (set up under the auspices of Bank Negara Malaysia) from 1999-2001. He also served on the Education Committee of AICB for 14 years (2000-2014); and was re-appointed in 2016.
Out of a total of 38 years in the banking and risk management industry, Choo Yee Kwan had 16 years’ experience in Chief Risk Officer / Chief Credit Officer roles in three different banks (including Maybank Group and OCBC Bank Malaysia).
Choo Yee Kwan was appointed as a member of the University Malaya Medical Centre Ethics Committee for two years (2014-2015). He is a Chartered Banker and is currently a Teaching Facilitator in the Asian Banking School.