Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia
Ms. Nor Shamsiah is the 9th Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), assuming office on 1 July 2018. She chairs Monetary Policy Committee, the Financial Stability Committee, the Financial Stability Executive Committee and BNM’s Board of Directors.
Ms. Nor Shamsiah joined BNM in 1987 and has served in various areas including prudential regulations, financial intelligence and enforcement, talent management, finance and supervision. She was involved in the financial sector resolution initiatives during the Asian financial crisis. As Deputy Governor, she also represented BNM in the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and the Financial Action Task Force. She also served as Assistant Director of the Monetary and Capital Markets Division of the IMF.
Ms. Nor Shamsiah graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Arts in Accountancy and is a Certified Practising Accountant.