Dato’ Sekhar Krishnan

Senior Independent Non-Executive Director | Board Audit Committee Chair

Dato’ Sekhar Krishnan was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of MISC Berhad on 15 January 2015. On 8 August 2017 he was appointed as the Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of MISC Berhad.

Academic/Professional Qualifications

  • Member, Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Malaysian Institute of Accountants

Skills & Experience

  • Finance & Audit
  • Risk Management
  • Corporate Planning & Development
  • Operations
  • Corporate Governance

Present Directorships


  • MISC Berhad


  • Nil

Present Appointments

  • Chairman, Board Audit Committee, MISC Berhad
  • Member, Board Governance & Risk Committee, MISC Berhad

Past Experience

  • Executive Vice President, Corporate Services, Sime Darby Berhad
  • Group Chief Financial Officer, Sime Darby Berhad
  • Finance Director , Tractors Malaysia Holdings Berhad
  • Finance Director Sime UEP Properties Berhad
  • Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co. (now known as KPMG)


  • No family relationship with any Director/Major Shareholder of MISC Berhad
  • No conflict of Interest with MISC Berhad
  • No conviction for any offences within the past 5 years other than traffic offences, if any
  • No penalty imposed by the relevant regulatory bodies during the financial year 2020.