Board of Governors

Dato' Feizal Mustapha @ Feizal Bin Mustapha

Governor

Dato' Feizal is currently a Senior Advisor to BDO in Malaysia. He joined BDO in May 2012 as Executive Director of Advisory and became Chairman in July 2015.

Prior to joining BDO, Dato' Feizal served with the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) for 19 years in various capacities in different areas. His last post at the SC was as Senior General Manger and Head, Market Development, where he was responsible for leading works related to enhancing standards of corporate governance, developing the private retirement industry, deepening the derivatives market, facilitating the introduction of new capital market products, expanding the venture capital industry, and aligning linkages and capital market opportunities between Malaysia and ASEAN as well as other countries.

Dato' Feizal has extensive regulatory experience in corporate finance, having led works on policy design and drafting of rules and guidelines for listing and fund-raisings. He was instrumental in the review of the regulatory framework for equity and debt-fund raising. He was instrumental in the review of the regulatory framework for equity and debt-fund raisings in Malaysia and of Bursa Malaysia’s board structure, which had led into the merger of the Main and Second Boards into the Main Market, and the transformation of the MESCAQ Market into a sponsor-driven ACE Market.

In early 2019, Dato' Feizal took up the position of Chairman of Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank) until early 2021. Dato' Feizal is currently the Chairman of the Regulatory and Conflicts Committee, Bursa Malaysia, and Chairman of the Listing Committee, Bursa Malaysia. He also sits on the Board of UPM Holdings Sdn Bhd, the commercial arm of University Putra Malaysia.


  • Fellow Member of CPA Australia
  • Member of Malaysia Institute of Accountants (MIA)
  • Member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Malaysia (IPAM)
  • Chartered Valuer and Appraiser (CVA) of the Institute of Valuers and Appraisers of Singapore (IVAS)
  • Master in Business Administration (Finance), Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
  • Bachelor of Arts (Economics), University of Stirling, United Kingdom

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