Dato' Izham bin Mahmud
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Dato’ Izham bin Mahmud (Malaysian, aged 82, Male) was appointed to the Board on 21 December 2005.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Honours) in Economics from Queen’s University Belfast, UK and a Master of Arts (Economics Development) from Vanderbilt University, USA. He is one of the co-founders of Deleum Services Sdn. Bhd. (“Deleum Services”) (formerly known as Delcom Services Sdn. Bhd.), a wholly owned subsidiary of Deleum Berhad via his family holding company, IM Holdings Sdn. Bhd.
Dato’ Izham joined the Federal Treasury in 1965 and attained the level of Principal Assistant Secretary and was subsequently seconded to the Malacca State Development Corporation as General Manager in 1972. In 1974, he embarked on his banking career and joined Aseambankers Malaysia Berhad as General Manager and was later promoted to Managing Director in 1979, a position he held until his retirement in 1996. During this period, he served as a Director of various subsidiaries of the Maybank Group and Cagamas Berhad.
He joined Deleum Services as its Chairman upon retirement and was subsequently appointed Executive Chairman in 2000. He was the Executive Chairman of Deleum Berhad until his retirement on 31 May 2010 and subsequently became the Non-Executive Chairman. He previously also served on the Boards of RHB Capital Berhad, RHB Bank Berhad, Renong Berhad, Opus Berhad, AMMB Holdings Berhad and AmInvestment Bank Berhad.