KUALA LUMPUR: AMMB Holdings Bhd has appointed Ling Fou-Tsong @ Jamie Ling as its group chief executive officer (Group CEO) and chief executive officer of AmBank (M) Bhd, succeeding Datuk Sulaiman Mohd Tahir effective Nov 23, 2023.
Ling, 55, has served as the group's chief financial officer since 2017, where he manages the full spectrum of AmBank Group’s finance, overseeing the group’s financial strategy and implementation.
AMMB said Ling’s in-depth commercial and financial experience covers key roles held in treasury, finance, risk management and sales in international banking institutions. His comprehensive career portfolio transcends across corporate, investment and retail banking, treasury, risk management and financial management.
Over the course of 17 years, Ling has held leadership roles in Malaysia, the United Kingdom, and Northeast Asia.
“The board believes that Jamie’s broad and extensive experience in the banking industry coupled with his strong leadership skill and vision, will further strengthen AmBank’s position in the industry and propel the bank to greater heights,” AMMB said.