KUALA LUMPUR, 6 July 2011 – Former Inland Revenue Board (IRB) Chief Executive Officer and Director General Tan Sri Hasmah Abdullah has joined PwCas Tax Advisor, effective 1 July 2011. Tan Sri Hasmah, who took over the reins of the IRB in October 2006, retired in January this year after a 38-year tenure.
In her new role at PwC, Tan Sri Hasmah will assist in the areas of governmental policies on fiscal, monetary, economic, finance and other related matters.
PwC Malaysia Senior Executive Director Khoo Chuan Keat, who leads the tax practice, said, “We’re excited to have Tan Sri Hasmah on board. I’m sure her wealth of experience and extensive network of contacts both within the relevant government agencies and private sector will enhance our capabilities significantly in servicing and creating value for our clients.”
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