Top Banker in Malaysia

The man behind AmBank, one of the largest banks in Malaysia is Tan Sri Dato’ Azman Hashim. He is no stranger to the banking and finance industry for his achievements in these sectors. Tan Sri Azman is the 31st richest person in Malaysia with a net worth of close to half a billion.

Tan Sri Azman comes from a large family of 13 siblings. He was very bright in his school days where he landed the prestigious Colombo Scholarship to further his studies to Australia. There, he graduated with an accountancy qualification. He is currently the Pro-Chancellor of Open University Malaysia and is a professional chartered accountant.

After completing his studies in Australia, Tan Sri Azman established his practice in Australia before he was employed by Bank Negara. He would then go on to work with a few very established banks prior to his appointment to the chair of Ambank. Besides that, Tan Sri Azman is very involved in other organizations including being in the Perdana Leadership Foundation’s Board of Trustees.

Tan Sri Azman’s Net Worth

$465 Million

Age 76

Source Of Wealth

A self-made millionaire, Tan Sri Azman’s main source of wealth is known to come from his accountancy and banking businesses.

Kuala Lumpur
Marital Status
Tan Sri Azman’s wife is YM Tunku Arishah Tunku Maamor
He has 2 sons and 3 daughters with YM Tunku Arishah
Tan Sri Azman studied at the Malay Boys’ School in Setapak and the Sentul Methodist Boys’ School. After that, he furthered his studies in Perth, Australia where he obtained his degree in accountancy.