KUALA LUMPUR, 12 November 2019 – AmBank Islamic Berhad (AmBank Islamic) and AmanahRaya Berhad signed an agreement to collaborate in offering legacy planning solutions. AmBank Islamic was represented by its Chief Executive Officer, Eqhwan Mokhzanee, whilst AmanahRaya Berhad was represented by its Group Managing Director, Adenan Md Yusof.
The signing ceremony was witnessed by Dato’ Sulaiman Mohd Tahir, Group Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Group and Datuk Mohd Nasir Ali, Chairman, AmanahRaya Berhad.
The collaboration will enable AmBank Group customers to conduct their legacy planning at AmBank Group branches, including AmBank Signature Priority Banking centres nationwide. This is in line with AmBank Islamic’s strategy to offer a complete suite of wealth management products and services, including wealth distribution and legacy preservation.
“We are pleased to collaborate with AmanahRaya Berhad, an organisation with over 90 years of experience in the legacy planning industry via its range of will, trust and estate management services. We are indeed honoured to partner AmanahRaya Berhad in order to offer legacy planning solutions to our customers.”
Dato’ Sulaiman Mohd Tahir, Group Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Group.
“As of 31 October 2019, AmanahRaya has registered over 1 million Wills and with this collaboration, it is anticipated to increase significantly further. As a one stop centre for Legacy Planning, AmanahRaya will certainly compliment AmBank Islamic in ensuring individuals wealth and liabilities are properly managed. Furthermore, this collaboration will provide leverage for both parties to combine their expertise and networking infrastructure to promote Legacy Planning Services.”
Datuk Mohd Nasir Ali, Chairman, Amanah Raya Berhad
The ceremony was held in Bangunan AmBank Group and attended by the senior management of AmBank Islamic and AmanahRaya Berhad. It is expected that customers will benefit through this partnership whilst opening up more opportunities for both agencies to further diversify its customers’ reach and provide value added services.