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Ex-top investigator on 1MDB set to take top job at Bank Negara


“Prior to leaving Bank Negara, she (Nor Shamsiah, right in pic) was the deputy governor from 2010 to 2016 and was even considered as one of the potential candidates to replace Tan Sri Zeti Akhtar Aziz(left) as the governor back in 2016, given her level of experience and seniority within Bank Negara,” said UOB Kay Hian.  “As such, we are not surprised that press reports have listed her as one of the potential candidates to succeed Muhammad,” it added.

“Prior to leaving Bank Negara, she (Nor Shamsiah, right in pic) was the deputy governor from 2010 to 2016 and was even considered as one of the potential candidates to replace Tan Sri Zeti Akhtar Aziz(left) as the governor back in 2016, given her level of experience and seniority within Bank Negara,” said UOB Kay Hian. “As such, we are not surprised that press reports have listed her as one of the potential candidates to succeed Muhammad,” it added.

PETALING JAYA: Former Bank Negara deputy governor Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus is strongly tipped to succeed Tan Sri Muhammad Ibrahim as the new central bank governor.

Muhammad’s resignation was confirmed by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Wednesday.

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