Age & Nationality

Gender : Male
Age : 47 years
Nationality : Malaysian

Academic/Professional Qualifications/Memberships

Diploma in Economics, National Council for Educational Awards, Ireland

BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance, London South Bank University, UK

Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Chartered Accountant with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)

Harvard Business School Senior Management Development Program

Harvard Business School Leadership Development Program

Board Committee Membership

Managing Director

Appointed On

4 May 2009

Board Meeting Attendance

FY2022 - 6/6


Datuk Puvanesan A/L Subenthiran (“Datuk Puvanesan”) is one of the founding members of PRIVASIA, and was appointed as the Group Chief Executive Officer (“GCEO”) and Managing Director of PRIVASIA Group on 4 May 2009. He was appointed to the board of PRIVASIA Sdn. Bhd. on 4 August 2004.

During the financial year ended (“FYE”) 2022, Datuk Puvanesan was a member of Investment Committee. On 31 December 2022, the Investment Committee has been dissolved and subsequently his position as a member has been relinquished.

Prior to this, he was a senior in the Business Advisory and Assurance Department of BDO Simpsons Xavier in Ireland. Upon his return to Malaysia, Datuk Puvanesan held the position of Chief Financial Officer of the Makmal Jaya Group.

Since January 2021, he was appointed as Non- Executive Director of Malaysia Debt Ventures Berhad and he also hold directorships in a number of private limited companies incorporated in Malaysia. He does not hold any other directorship of public companies and listed issuers.