Miss Shan Choo was appointed to the Board on 3 July 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Economics from Monash University Australia and is a member of CPA Australia.
She started her career in stockbroking with Seagroatt and Campbell in collaboration with WI Carr Kuala Lumpur and then in a commercial bank MUI Banking group. She subsequently moved back to Melbourne in 1986 and worked with ANZ Banking group in the headquarters in Melbourne as Group Credit Analyst.
In 1990, she resumed her stockbroking career in Malaysia with RHB Research Institute. She started as a banking analyst and subsequently headed a team covering various sectors on companies listed on Bursa Malaysia.
She joined CLSA Malaysia in 1999, first as an analyst covering banks and conglomerates. She subsequently led an award winning research team for six years as Head of Research before moving on to a Head of Sales Role in 2006 when CLSA Malaysia was awarded a full broking licence. She was appointed Country Head and was the principal officer for CLSA Group’s operations in Malaysia in 2007. In August 2015, she was appointed as Chairman and upon full retirement from CLSA in December 2016, was retained by the CLSA group as an advisor to tap on her knowledge of the capital markets and insights into corporate Malaysia.
She is also an Independent Director of RHB Asset Management Sdn Bhd and RHB Islamic International Asset Management Bhd.