Appointed to the position with effect from: May 2018
• Member of the International Public Relations Association
• Member of the National Press Club.
Skills, Experience and Expertise:
Yogendra Thavakumar is responsible for the full range of communications initiatives for the Corporation’s public awareness programmes, stakeholders’ engagement programmes as well as public relations, media relations, and advertising and promotions initiatives.
He has more than 20 years of experience in journalism, strategic communications, public and media relations, marketing communications, digital, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sponsorships.
Prior to PIDM, he was the Head of Corporate Communications of an insurer member.
PIDM protects your deposits in the bank as well as your takaful and insurance benefits in the unlikely event of a failure of a member bank or a takaful operator / insurance company.