DATO' ADISSADIKIN ALI
MANAGING DIRECTOR/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
RHB ISLAMIC BANK
Dato’ Adissadikin Ali joined RHB Group on 1 July 2016. Effective 1 August 2016, Dato’ Adissadikin assumed the role of Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of RHB Islamic Bank and Head, Group Shariah Business. He is responsible for leading, managing and growing our Islamic Banking and Group Shariah business.
Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer of AlKhair International Islamic Bank Berhad since June 2015. Prior to that, he was the President/CEO of Export-Import (EXIM) Bank Malaysia, a position that he held from September 2010.
Dato’ Adissadikin began his career as a Management Trainee Executive with Renong Berhad in 1995, before moving on to serve in Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad. In 2003, he joined Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad as the Special Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer, later on becoming the Head of Corporate Planning in 2005.
In June 2005, he joined Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad as the Assistant General Manager, Managing Director’s Office. In 2006, he was promoted to assume the position of Chief Financial Officer and General Manager, Special Projects before joining the Export-Import Bank Malaysia as Chief Operating Officer in June 2008.
Dato’ Adissadikin holds an MBA (Finance) from University of Malaya, a Bachelor Degree in Business (Banking & Finance) from Monash University, Australia and a Diploma in Investment Analysis, UiTM, Malaysia.
He completed the Advanced Management Program (AMP) in Harvard Business School, Boston in May 2014. In November 2015, he was conferred the title of Chartered Banker by the Asian Institute of Chartered Banker (AICB) and the Chartered Banker Institute, United Kingdom.
Dato’ Adissadikin is a member of the Board of Advisors, Faculty of Business and Accountancy, University of Malaya, Malaysia.