About The Speaker

About The Speaker [Dato’ Seri Johan Raslan]


Dato’ Seri Johan Raslan
Independent Director on the boards of Sime Darby Property Berhad, Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia and the Audit Oversight Board



Dato’ Seri Johan Raslan is an Independent Non-Executive Director and Audit Committee chairman of Sime Darby Properties Berhad. He has served as a director of two other Malaysian public-listed companies and a number of other entities.

Johan is also a board member of the Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia (ICDM) and the Securities Commission’s Audit Oversight Board (AOB).

He worked in auditing and advisory for 10 years in London, and for 20 years in Kuala Lumpur, culminating with his serving as Executive Chairman of PwC Malaysia.

Johan holds a degree in Economics and Accountancy from the University of Hull in the United Kingdom. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW), a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and the Malaysian Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA). He is a former President of the MICPA and a former Chairman of the Financial Reporting Foundation, the body which over sees the work of the Malaysian Accounting Standards Board.

Johan is a mentor for the Malaysian chapter of the 30% Club, a global business-led campaign to increase the proportion of female directors of public-listed companies.

He is also an active member of the Steering Committee of the CEO Action Network (CAN), and also of Climate Governance Malaysia (CGM). CAN and CGM work to increase awareness of and action to combat Climate Change in the corporate sector.

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