Scotiabank is proud to have a presence in Malaysia through our wholly owned subsidiary, The Bank of Nova Scotia Berhad. Through our branch network and International Offshore Financial Centre in Malaysia, we offer a complete range of corporate, commercial and retail banking services.

To find out more about the Scotiabank products and services available in Malaysia, please visit our local website at

Personal Banking

  • Savings accounts
  • Term Deposits
  • Mortgages
  • Overdrafts
  • Remittances
  • Foreign Exchange

Business Banking


  • Foreign Currency Loans

Trade Finance

  • Standby Letter of Credit
  • Letter of Guarantee

Corporate and Institutional

  • Operating and term loans
  • Project financing
  • Current accounts
  • Term deposits
  • Overdraft
  • Revolving credit
  • Custodial and Nominee services

Global Transaction Banking

Trade Finance

  • Letters of Credit
  • Advising, confirming, negotiating Export Letters of Credit
  • Bankers Acceptances
  • Bid, Performance & Advance Payment Guarantees and Standby Letters of Credit
  • Shipping Guarantees
  • Clean and Documentary Collections
  • Bills Discounting
  • Export credit refinancing, trust receipts

Treasury Services

  • Foreign Exchange
  • Money Market
  • Derivatives

Ways to contact us

Kuala Lumpur Main Branch

Managing Director
Lodewijk Govaerts

Chief Risk Officer
Cris van Kempen

Director, Client Origination
Chanchal Lahiri

Director, Credit Execution
Jason Blackburn

Director - Treasury
Kenny Foong

Senior Manager - Operations
Steven Narendran

The Bank of Nova Scotia Berhad
Menara Boustead
69 Jalan Raja Chulan
50200 Kuala Lumpur
T 60.3.2141.0766
F 60.3.2141.2160

Johor Bahru Corporate Sales Office

Lai Swee Kim
Associate Director
The Bank of Nova Scotia Berhad
Suite 17.09, Level 17
Johor Bahru City Square
No. 106 & 108, Jalan Wong Ah Fook
80000 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
T 60.7.2200.364
F 60.7.2200.402

Penang Corporate Sales Office

Jasmand Ng
Associate Director
The Bank of Nova Scotia Berhad
18A, 1st Floor
The Whiteaways Arcade
Lebuh Pantai, Georgetown
10300 Penang, Malaysia
T 60.4.2519.102
F 60.4.2519.122

Labuan Branch

Liew See Fun
Acting Branch Manager
The Bank of Nova Scotia Berhad
Level 10 (C2)
Financial Park Labuan
Jalan Merdeka
87000 F.T. Labuan
T 60.3.451.101
F 60.3.2141.2160