Independent Non-Executive Director


Dato’ Adissadikin Ali (“Dato’ Adissadikin”) was appointed as the Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of RHB Bank Lao Limited (RHBBLL), Member of the Board Nominating & Remuneration (Governance) Committee on 15 October 2019.

Dato’ Adissadikin was appointed as the Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer (“MD/ CEO”) of RHB Islamic Bank on 1 August 2016. In addition to his existing portfolio, Dato’ Adissadikin was also appointed as the Head of Group International Business on 15 November 2018 to oversee the international portfolio comprising of Cambodia, Thailand, Laos, Brunei and the representative office in Vietnam and Myanmar.

He started his career with the Renong Group of Companies in various positions within the Group. In 1999, he joined Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad, the National Asset Management arm which was established as a pre-emptive measure to avert the deterioration of Malaysia’s banking industry. After four years with Danaharta, Dato’ Adissadikin joined Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad as Special Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer.

Thereon, Dato’ Adissadikin accumulated experience in formulating and executing corporate strategic plan, business process re-engineering as well as bank-wide transformation programme. Dato’ Adissadikin was involved in the turn-around of Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad.

He was appointed the President/ Chief Executive Officer of Export-Import Bank of Malaysia (EXIM) in October 2010 and served until June 2015. Prior to joining RHB Banking Group in August 2016, he was the Chief Executive Officer at Alkhair International Islamic Bank Berhad, the first foreign Islamic Bank in Malaysia.