Jacob Abraham

Chief Risk Officer, Group Global Banking
Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank)

Jacob Abraham is responsible to develop, recommend and implement the overall risk strategy for Group Global Banking (GGB).

The role requires his expertise in the areas of market risk, credit risk and operational risk for all GGB lines of businesses, locally and regionally.

He has over 20 years of experience in risk management.

Jacob began his banking career in the United States before returning to Malaysia. He joined Maybank in 2001 and has covered extensive aspects of risk management within the Group. He currently represents Group Risk in various Board level Risk Committee’s of the Maybank Group. Jacob is also involved in several industry level initiatives in Malaysia.