Zarir Cama announced as an Advisor to Chekk


We are happy to announce Zarir Cama as an Advisor to Chekk. Zarir joined HSBC Group in 1968 where he held senior executive positions as a Group General Manager across businesses & countries (India, Hong Kong, Saudi, UK, Malaysia…)


Zarir was appointed Chief Executive Officer of HSBC India in 1999 and became a Group General Manager of HSBC Holdings Plc. He was then appointed Deputy Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Malaysia in 2002, where he was awarded the Title of Dato’ by the States of Perak & Penang for his services to the Country, and then came back in 2007 to the Group’s Head-Office in London to set up a new International Division overseeing the Group’s business worldwide and also overall responsibility of the Group’s Retail & Commercial businesses in Continental Europe.


Zarir retired from HSBC Group in 2011 after 43 years of service but continued as a Non-Executive Director of HSBC Bank Bermuda Limited, Saudi British Bank (SABB) and HSBC Private Banking Holdings (Suisse) SA until 2018. He was a Non-Executive Director of Tata Capital, on the Council of the British Malaysian Society & Royal Society for Asian Affairs, and Vice Chairman of Asia House.