DR. VEERINDERJEET SINGH
A/L TEJWANT SINGH

Male, Age 62, Malaysian
Independent Non-Executive Director
Member of Audit Committee
Member of Risk Management Committee

 

QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor of Accounting (First Class Hons.), University Malaya

 

  • Ph.D, University Putra Malaysia

PRESENT MEMBERSHIP OF ASSOCIATIONS

    • Member – Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)

 

    • Member – Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)

 

    • Member – Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (CTIM)

 

  • Member – CPA Australia

DATE APPOINTED TO THE BOARD

  • 15 June 2017

PRESENT APPOINTMENTS

    • Non-Executive Chairman – Axcelasia Inc, Singapore

 

    • Non-Executive Chairman – Axcelasia Taxand Malaysia Sdn Bhd (member of the Taxand Global Organisation of independent tax advisory firms)

 

  • Member – Tax Reform Committee
RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

    • Dr Veerinderjeet Singh has extensive tax experience, having been a tax partner in international accounting firms and having worked with the Malaysian Inland Revenue Department. He is currently the Non-Executive Chairman of Axcelasia Inc, which is a Singapore listed holding company of various entities offering integrated professional services.

 

    • Dr Veerinderjeet is a Past President of CTIM and was also the Immediate Past Chairman of the International Fiscal Association – Malaysia Branch. He is the Vice President and an Executive Committee member of MICPA. He was also an appointed Council Member of the MIA until April 2018. Dr Veerinderjeet also sits on the Board of Trustees of the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, based in Amsterdam. In January 2012, he was appointed to the Commission on Taxation of the International Chamber of Commerce based in Paris.

 

  • Dr Veerinderjeet has written more than 100 publications, including books and articles in local newspapers and in local and international tax, law and accounting journals. He has advised on a wide range of tax matters affecting cross-border investments, corporate restructuring, financial institutions, multinational entities, listed entities, and government and quasi-government entities and projects. He has served as an Adjunct Professor at Universiti Malaya and as a Visiting Fellow at the Business School, Taylors University. He was an Adjunct Professor at the Business School, Monash University Malaysia until 31 December 2018 and is a member of the Tax Reform Committee, set up in September 2018 by the Minister of Finance.

PRESENT DIRECTORSHIP OF OTHER PUBLIC COMPANIES

 Listed

  • Axcelasia Inc, Singapore

Non-Listed

    • Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad

 

  • AmBank (M) Berhad