The Kuala Lumpur-based carrier could announce Shazalli’s resignation as soon as the next few days, the people said, asking not to be identified as the information is private

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Mohammed Shazalli Ramly has resigned as group chief executive officer of Telekom Malaysia, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

* The Kuala Lumpur-based carrier could announce Shazalli’s resignation as soon as the next few days, the people said, asking not to be identified as the information is private

* Shazalli, who was previously Axiata Group’s regional chief executive officer for its Southeast Asia operations, joined Telekom Malaysia last year

* A representative for Telekom Malaysia didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment

* Shazalli didn’t immediately answer several calls and text messages to his mobile phone seeking comment