KUALA LUMPUR: Alliance Bank Malaysia Bhd has appointed Kellee Kam Chee Khiong as group chief executive officer (CEO) effective Sept 1.
Kam, 48, succeeds Joel Kornreich, who will complete his tenure as group CEO on Aug 31.
Kam, will join Alliance Bank after stepping down as chairman and independent director of Bank of America Malaysia Bhd where he served since 2016.
He has over 23 years of experience in the banking industry and culminating with him serving as the group managing director of the RHB Banking Group from 2011 to 2015.
Prior to that role, he held various other senior roles within the RHB Banking Group including group chief financial officer, head of group strategy and corporate finance, among others.