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Energising Industries through Nanotechnology Commercialisation

S. Francis Xavier Assistant Vice President, Joint Venture & New Companies

Career History

Mr. Francis was appointed as Assistant Vice President, Legal Unit in 2013 before commencing as Assistant Vice President, Joint Venture & New Companies in November 2017. Prior to that, he was an employee of Bank Utama (M) Berhad (later merged with RHB Bank Berhad), managing consumer and commercial credit portfolios, including Corporate Planning & Strategic Management.

With more than sixteen years of banking experience in both consumer and commercial credit, Mr. Francis brings diversified banking experience to Joint Venture and New Companies, a department under the CEO’s Office that support the business development and growth of nanotechnology businesses, particularly in the commercialization of nanotechnology intellectual property and nanotechnology products through various collaboration models with potential nanotechnology enabled industries, including joint venture exercise and licensing agreements.


Personal Background

His social hobbies includes, reading and outdoor activities


Academic Qualification

  • Diploma of Laws, University of London, United Kingdom.