The Euromoney London Islamic Finance and Investment Conference

Sazali Bin Baharom

Country Manager CIMB Islamic

CIMB Bank Berhad, Singapore branch


Sazali Baharom is the country manager of CIMB Islamic, CIMB Bank Berhad, Singapore branch. He joined CIMB Bank in February 2008. Before joining CIMB Group, he was with one of the largest local banking groups in Singapore since 2003. While with the banking group, he was attached to the community and consumer lending and secured lending departments. His last attachment was with the Group wealth management department. During his career with the Group, he was seconded to its operations in Malaysia to spearhead one of the units under the Group wealth management. Amongst his notable accomplishments since joining CIMB, Sazali was involved in the setting up of Singapore's first S$1bn Islamic Trust Certificate Programme (Islamic MTN) for one of the largest SGX-listed real estate company and in 2009, he was involved in Singapore's first corporate sukuk issue of S$100m for this company. This deal was awarded ‘The Debt Market Deal of the Year’ by BMW Asia ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2009. Apart from managing sukuk, Sazali has managed Islamic corporate banking and commercial banking deals for public listed companies, foreign company and statutory board in Singapore. In 2012, he introduced Islamic retail banking products in Singapore.


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Wed 11 - Thu 12 Feb 2015

Marriott London Grosvenor Square, London