Will be remembered for seven-year fight against extradition from Britain. Cost to taxpayer of bringing him to justice put at $100 million. Was founding director of Bank Bumiputra. Made chairman in 1977. Was forced to leave Malaysia in 1984 after death threats linked to the Carrian case. Arrested in London in December 1985. Extradited to Hong Kong in December 1992. Pleaded guilty in 1993 to plotting with Tan to defraud BMFL out of US$292 million. Jailed for one year in June 1993. Released after 53 days.