Jaccob Thomas
Chief Executive Officer
Joined MPCA in June 1996

Jaccob graduated with a B. Economics (Hons), University of Malaya and subsequently obtained his M.Sc. in Management Studies from Durham University, United Kingdom. He also holds a Corporate Finance Qualification granted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Jaccob was with the Bank Bumiputra Malaysia Berhad (“BBMB”) Group for a significant period where he gained wide ranging experience in both corporate finance and corporate banking. On February 1, 1995, Jaccob was designated as Head, Corporate Banking Division of BBMB.

At MPCA (since mid-1996), Jaccob has been primarily responsible for putting in place credits of up to RM25.0 billion and is currently overseeing various assignments including financial advisory for power plants in Indonesia and Malaysia.

Jaccob also holds a Capital Markets and Services Representative’s Licence issued by the Securities Commission Malaysia.

Jaccob oversees all assignments undertaken by MPCA including :-

  • Independent valuation of Wessex Water
  • Syndicated Islamic Project Finance Facility for SPR Energy (M) Sdn Bhd
  • Project Finance Advisory for a high speed rail Link between KL Sentral and KLIA
  • Financing for Recycle Energy Sdn Bhd (RESB), a Municipal Solid Waste-to- Energy concessionaire in Semenyih
  • Debt Restructuring of Johor Corporation
  • Financial Restructuring of Landmarks Berhad

While in BBMB, Jaccob was responsible for putting in place the following project finance/syndicated transactions :-

  • RM3.0 billion for Segari Energy Ventures Sdn Bhd
  • RM2.66 billion for YTL Power Generation Sdn Bhd
  • RM2.0 billion for Project Usahasama Transit Ringan Automatik (PUTRA)
  • RM1.3 billion Sistem Transit Aliran Ringan (STAR) Phase II
  • RM0.85 billion for Expressway Lingkaran Tengah
  • RM0.52 billion for Powertek Sdn Bhd