CIMB ASEAN Research Institute in collaboration with ASEAN Business Club held a CARI Briefings on 8th January 2019 titled Leveraging ASEAN solutions for trade through ASSIST: The EU’s support under the ARISE Plus Programme by Paolo R. Vergano.
Paolo R. Vergano
Trade Facilitation Expert, ARISE Plus Project of ASEAN Regional Integration Support by the EU
Tan Sri Dr. Munir Majid
Chairman, CIMB ASEAN Research InstitutePresident, ASEAN Business Club
He has an extensive experience and is well known in the Malaysian corporate world. He had been the Group Editor of the New Straits Times, first executive chairman of CIMB and founding chairman of the Malaysian Securities Commission. After stepping down from the Securities Commission, he became Independent Non-Executive Director of Telekom Malaysia Berhad, Chairman of Celcom (Malaysia) Berhad and Non-Executive Chairman of Malaysian Airline System Berhad. He was Founder President of the Kuala Lumpur Business Club, established in 2003 and is a member of the Court of Fellows of the Malaysian Institute of Management.
Tan Sri Dr. Munir obtained a B.Sc (Econ) and Ph.D in International Relations from the London School of Economic and Political Science (LSE) in 1971 and 1978. He is an Honorary Fellow of LSE and continues the long association with his alma mater as Visiting Senior Fellow at the Centre of International Affairs, Diplomacy and Strategy. Tan Sri Dr. Munir is an associate of Southeast Asia Centre (SEAC) at LSE.