Governed by a distinguished Board of Trustees, the Foundation aims to safeguard these institutions for the purpose of providing and sustaining quality education and research for present and future generations of students.
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Razman M Hashim was appointed to the Board of Trustees of Jeffrey Cheah Foundation on 28 December 2007.
He completed his early secondary education in Australia. He studied banking, where he became a Member of Australian Institute of Bankers. He has more than 40 years of experience in the banking industry.
Upon his return to Malaysia, Tan Sri Datuk Seri Razman joined Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad as an Officer Trainee in 1964. Throughout his 34 years of banking experience in Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad, he served at its offices in London, Europe, Hong Kong and Singapore. In 1994, he was appointed as Executive Director/Deputy Chief Executive of Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad, a position he held until his retirement in June 1999. In the same month in 1999, he was appointed the Chairman of MBF Finance Berhad by Bank Negara Malaysia as its nominee until January 2002, when the finance company was sold to Arab-Malaysian Group.
He has directorship in Mycron Steel Berhad and is the Alternate Trustee to Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Jeffrey Cheah AO in the Perdana Leadership Foundation.