Dato' Mohamed Ross aged 61, was appointed as Independent Director of CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad on 19 April 2016. He is also an Independent Director of CIMB Group Holdings Berhad. He holds a Banking Diploma (Part 1) from Institute of Bankers, UK.
Dato' Mohamed Ross was re-designated as Chairperson of Audit Committee of CIMB Group Holdings Berhad on 20 October 2018. He joined HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad (HSBC) in early 1972 and served in various capacities ranging from Corporate and Retail Banking to Area and Branch Management. He also served as Head of Treasury Malaysia and Head of Group Audit Malaysia between 1987 and 1996. During this period he also worked for a year in Hong Kong, London and New York in areas of Foreign Exchange and Treasury.