Kuala Lumpur , 11 February 2008

New SC appointments

The Securities Commission (SC) has appointed Dato Dr Nik Ramlah Mahmood and Datuk Ranjit Ajit Singh as Managing Directors of the SC. Their appointments took effect on 6 February 2008.

As Managing Directors, Dato Dr Nik Ramlah and Datuk Ranjit will assist the SC Chairman with the day-to-day operations related to the broad areas of Regulation and Development respectively, and the coordination and delivery of key projects.

In addition, Dato Dr Nik Ramlah will assume the position of Executive Director, Enforcement and Datuk Ranjit will continue to maintain his responsibilities as Executive Director, Market Supervision.

Meanwhile, Mr Goh Ching Yin has taken over the position of Executive Director, Strategy and Development effective 6 February 2008. He was previously the Executive Director in the Chairman’s Office.