Age & Nationality

Gender : Male
Age : 48 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


Appointed On

4 May 2009

Board Meeting Attendance

Financial Year Ended 31 December 2023 - 5/5


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 Committee of PRIVASIA Sdn. Bhd. on 4 August 2004.

Datuk Puvanesan does not hold any membership in any Board committee. During the financial year under review, Datuk Puvanesan was assigned as an officer responsible for observing the sustainability within the Group.

Prior to this, Datuk Puvanesan 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.

Datuk Puvanesan currently hold directorships in a number of private limited companies incorporated in Malaysia and he does not hold any other directorship of public companies and listed issuers.