Dato' Merina Abu Tahir
Merina Abu Tahir has over 30 years of working experience in various senior management positions in finance, accounting, business development, audit, governance and ethics; in Malaysia, United Kingdom, Middle East, Africa and South America.
She is as an Independent Non-Executive Director on the boards of Malaysian public-listed companies, Tenaga Nasional Berhad, SP Setia Berhad and AEON Co (M) Berhad.
Merina is active in the development and promotion of the accounting profession through current appointments in the ACCA Council, ACCA Global Forum on Governance Risk & Performance, ACCA Malaysia Women Network, ACCA Malaysia ESG Task Force, Malaysian Institute of Accountant (MIA) Education Board and MIA Professional Accountants in Business.
Merina is the past Chair of ACCA Malaysia Advisory Committee, past MIA Council member and past Executive Committee member of the International Association of Airline Internal Auditors.
She is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA), Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), member of the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA), ASEAN Chartered Professional Accountant, Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIAM) and Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia (ICDM).