International Council

Dato’ Muraly Daran Menon FCCA, C.A. (M)

Dato’ Muraly Daran Menon is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, UK and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).

Dato’ Muraly Daran was the Chief Executive Officer of Amanah Raya Berhad (Public Trust Corporation), Malaysia’s largest trust company until he left in 2004 to set up a trustee company, UBB (Malaysia) Trustee Berhad in partnership with some Malaysian Banks and State Agencies.

He is currently managing director of UBB (Malaysia) Trustee Berhad. Prior to Amanah Raya Berhad, Dato’ Muraly Daran had served with the Malaysian Ministry of Finance as senior treasury accountant.

Dato’ Muraly Daran has over 30 years’ experience in trustee services, financial management, investment portfolio management and accounting. For his service to the Malaysian Government, he was bestowed with three titles, namely DPMP (which carries the title Dato’), PMP and AMN.

He is based in Malaysia.

Dr. K. K. Panicker FCCA, C.A. (M), AICA, ATII, DBA (Fin.)

Dr. K. K. Panicker is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, UK, and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, the Chartered Taxation Institute and Institute of Co-operative Auditors. He holds a doctorate in finance from USA.

He is the Founder President of Lloyds.Earle.Panicker, Chartered Accountants Malaysia, established in 1987 as Panicker & Co., and subsequently known as HaaryPanicker. He is also the President and Chief Executive of T.A. Corporate Consultants Sdn. Bhd., a position which he has held since 1994.

Dr. Panicker has extensive experience in commodities, oil and gas, financial re-structuring, international tax planning and corporate advisory. He had acted in an advisory capacity to two National Governments on their Economic Resource Management Master Plans. He worked with a State Government in Malaysia and leading academics to establish the first research-led University in Medicine, Science and Technology. His commitment to research and environment saw the development of the Asian award-winning Bio-Organic Fertiliser from Oil palm waste products and the commercial development of Bio-diesel from Algae Oil.

Dr. K. K. Panicker has extensive experience in financial re-structuring, international tax planning and corporate advisory.

He is based in Malaysia.

Sathish Nair FCCA, C.A. (M)

Sathish Nair is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, UK, and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

He is additionally the Senior Vice President and a Senior Manager at Lloyds.Earle.Panicker, Chartered Accountants Malaysia. He is also a director in T.A. Corporate Consultants Sdn. Bhd., a position which he has held since 1994.

Sathish Nair has extensive experience in auditing, tax consultancy, and financial advisory work.

He is based in Malaysia.

Dato’ A. Yogesvaran FCMA, MBIM, C.A. (M)

Dato’ Yogesvaran is a fellow member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, an associate member of the British Institute of Management and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

Dato’ Yoges has vast amount of experience in corporate advisory work and corporate restructuring exercises. He had successfully negotiated with international financial institutions, including the Asian Development Bank and World Bank, for sovereign states to raise multi-million dollar project funding and was involved in the construction and development of power plants, shipyard engineering and offshore oil rigs in several countries. He oversaw the operations of a stable of hotels and casinos in the hospitality industry in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United States.

At present, he is the CEO of Sentosa4D Magix Pte. Ltd. in Singapore, and the managing director of Asian Pac Management Sdn. Bhd., a company providing Corporate and Financial Advisory Services to selected clients in the Asia Pacific region.

He is based in Singapore.