Ms. Samvutheary Mao

Independent Non-Executive Director


Samvutheary Mao was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of RHB Bank Lao Limited (RHBBLL), Member of The Board Nominating & Remuneration (Governance) Committee, Board Audit Committee and Board Risk Committee on 6 May 2019.

Samvutheary Mao is the Founding Partner and Managing Director of HML. She specializes in banking, commercial transaction, land transaction, employment, telecommunication, hotel and resort, mediation, litigation and good networking with all sectors involved including government officers. More than 20 years of experience with a Ph.D. Degree in Political Science, Master of Law, she is regarded as the eminent attorney in Cambodia with exceptional knowledge and experience to effectively resolve client issues.

As a corporate and litigation attorney, Ms. Samvutheary represents clients in hundreds of complex cases both private and public entities. As a result of the successfully represented bank in millions of US dollar loan recovery, she has been assigned as a senior lawyer to various commercial banks. In addition, she has assisted the largest Cambodian entertainment company for Initial Public Offering (IPO) price of USD 369 million to be listed in Hong Kong Stock Exchange and also to become the first Cambodian company to issue offshore bonds raising USD 300 million.