Financial Technology Enabler Group

The Financial Technology Enabler Group (FTEG) was established by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in June 2016 to support innovations that will improve the quality, efficiency and accessibility of financial services in Malaysia. Comprising of cross functional group within BNM, the FTEG is responsible for formulating and enhancing regulatory policies to facilitate the adoption of technological innovations in the Malaysian financial services industry.

No Department/Unit Current Representative
1 Director of Financial Development and Innovation Department (JPSKI) En Suhaimi Ali (Chairman)
2 Director of IT Services Department (JIT) En. Leong Kwan Seng
3 Director of Islamic Banking and Takaful Department (JPIT) Puan Madelena Mohamed
4 Director of Development Finance and Inclusion Department (DFINC) En. Thomas Tan Koon Peng
5 Director Consumer and Market Conduct Department (JKAP) En. Jeremy Lee Eng Huat
6 Director of Economics Department (JEK) En. Fraziali Ismail
7 Director of Financial Conglomerates Supervision Department (JP1) En. Aznan Abdul Aziz
8 Director of Banking Supervision Department (JP2) En. Mohd Zabidi Md Nor
9 Director of Specialist Risk Unit (SRU) En. Daniel Chin Shen Li
10 Risk Specialist of TRSU En. Zainal Abidin Maarif
11 Director of Payments Oversight Department (JPP) Puan Nurhayati Mohd Khalid, on behalf of En. Tan Nyat Chuan
12 Deputy Director of Financial Development and Innovation Department (JPSKI) Puan Wan Malawati Wan Mansor (Secretariat)

Embrace technology and at the same time, be mindful of the challenges that come with it. Don’t be a dinosaur. Look beyond traditional ways of doing things. Focus not so much on the rules but on the outcomes we want to achieve and how we want to use technology.

Aznan Abdul Aziz, Chairman, FTEG
Director, Financial Sector Development


Affendi Rashdi
Affendi RashdiDeputy Director, Finance
Shahril Nizam Abdollah
Shahril Nizam AbdollahRisk Specialist (Operational), Specialist Risk Unit
Suhaimi Ali
Suhaimi AliDirector, IT Services
Tan Nyat Chuan
Tan Nyat ChuanDirector, Payment Systems Policy
Zainal Abidin Maarif
Zainal Abidin MaarifRisk Specialist (Technology), Specialist Risk Unit
Ang Jian Wei (Secretariat)
Ang Jian Wei (Secretariat)Economist, Economics Department