Puan Nuraini Binti Ismail was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of LBS on 18 April 2023. She is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA).
Puan Nuraini has more than 35 years working experience in the areas of finance and accounting, treasury, corporate finance, debt capital markets, trade finance, banking, financial, credit and trading risks, audit & governance, corporate planning, logistics and operations.
She started her career at the Accountant General Office in 1985 being a Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam (JPA) scholar. Subsequently, she sought for release from JPA to go to an audit firm to secure her professional working experience. She joined Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) in September 1992, and the last position she held prior to her retirement in 2021 was Vice President Treasury a position she held for 11 years. Her working experience in PETRONAS includes the management of PETRONAS Group funds, Debt Management, liquidity management for PETRONAS Holding Company (HC) and PETRONAS Group of Companies, Corporate Finance functions for PETRONAS HC and PETRONAS Group of Companies which includes debt raising, structuring/restructuring, debt capital markets, project financing, due diligence and liaison with Credit Rating Agencies in managing PETRONAS credit ratings. She was also a Chief Financial Officer of one of PETRONAS’ subsidiaries.
Prior to joining PETRONAS, she had served in various organisations including Bank Bumiputra Malaysia Berhad, Bumiputra Merchant Bankers and Mayban Finance Berhad.
Currently, she is an Independent Non-Executive Director of Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad, GDex Berhad, MCIS Insurance Berhad and IIUM Holdings Sdn Bhd. She was previously a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Petronas Dagangan Berhad before she resigned in mid of 2021.
Puan Nuraini is the member of the Audit Committee, Nomination and Remuneration Committee and Sustainability Committee in LBS.