KUALA LUMPUR Feb 25 Bursa Malaysia
has appointed Tajuddin Atan, the current managing director of
RHB Capital , as its new chief executive officer
effective April 1.
He takes over from Yusli Mohamed, who has held the top
position since 2004.
Bursa's chairman Mohamed Dzaiddin said in a statement on
Friday that Tajuddin's goal is to turn Bursa into an exchange
with greater regional influence.
"The mandate for the new CEO is to develop Bursa Malaysia
into an attractive and competitive exchange in the region, and
to make the capital market more vibrant," he said.
Yusli's term as the CEO of Bursa Malaysia will end of March
(Reporting by Min Hun Fong)