Thursday, 22 August, 2019

12:30pm – 2:30pm    The Role of Directors under the Companies Act 2016 (Download pdf brochure )

The business and affairs of a company are managed by the board of directors. Directors of a company, whether public listed or private limited, have duties and responsibilities under the Companies Act 2016. It is very important for directors to properly understand their roles and responsibilities as directors of a company. Every director should know what they can and cannot do in the course of managing the company. The focus of this talk will be on the role of a director of a private limited company in Malaysia, from incorporation to management of the company.

Talk Points
• Overview of the Companies Act 2016
Role of Directors during incorporation
• Appointment and Removal of Directors
Function, duties and responsibilities of Directors
• Civil and Criminal Liabilities of Directors
• Tips for Directors



  • Raymond Mah, Managing Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution, and Corporate & Commercial Practice Group
  • Cassandra Thomazios, Senior Associate, Corporate Practice Group

Location: MahWengKwai & Associates, Level 10, Tower B, Prima Avenue, Dataran Prima.

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