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Dato' Akhbar Satar

Dato' Akhbar Haji Satar, CFE is currently the Deputy President of Transparency International Malaysia, the accredited national chapter of the Berlin-based Transparency International, fighting against corruption.

He is an experienced corporate fraud investigator who held numerous senior management positions including as a State Director at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Agency (ACA) before his optional retirement from the agency after more than 18 years of experience. Further, he has 13 years investigative experience in private sector.

He obtained Masters in Criminal Justice from University of Detroit, USA in 1989. Further, he is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Certified Forensic Polygraph Examiner & a member of American Polygraph Association

As the founder and President of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)-Malaysia Chapter, his involvement in training and creating awareness on fraud related issues in Malaysia is notable. In addition he also appointed as the Associate Member Institute of Bankers Malaysia and a member of the American Society of Criminology.