Saheran Suhendran, age 63, a Malaysian, was appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director of TM on 3 October 2018. He graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the University of London in 1982 and obtained a Master of Laws from the University of Cambridge in 1984. He is a Barrister-at-law of Gray’s Inn. He is admitted to the Bar of England and Wales (1983), the Malaysian Bar (1985) and the Singapore Bar (2007).
He is currently a consultant with Messrs. Sanjay Mohan. He has been practicing law for over 35 years including as a consultant with Chua Associates and as a partner at Zul Rafique & Partners and Kadir Andri & Partners before forming Messrs. Sanjay Mohan in 2019.
Saheran has extensive experience in corporate and commercial disputes as well as corporate restructuring and insolvency work. He is highly regarded in the niche practice of corporate and commercial malpractices and corporate and shareholder disputes and has appeared in derivative actions and oppression petitions. He has considerable experience advising on contentious acquisitions and take-overs and has successfully defended many notable financial institutions and government linked institutions. He is a Member of IPAM (Insolvency Practitioners Association of Malaysia).
Saheran is also a Member of the Board Risk Committee and Board Audit Committee.