Experience

  • Senior Technical Manager

    at Institute of Internal Auditors Singapore

    April 2018 - at Present

    Singapore

    Lead and manage the Institute’s training academy, which caters to professional development of internal audit practitioners in Singapore, as well as plan and provide technical expertise for key conferences, events and publications.

  • Associate Director, Industry Development

    at Singapore Accountancy Commission

    December 2013 - June 2017

    Singapore

    Lead and support initiatives to promote the accountancy sector in Singapore through coordination of industry advisory and consultative activities with multiple stakeholders.

  • Control Analyst Internal Audit, Asia Pacific

    at Wincor-Nixdorf Pte Ltd

    April 2011 - December 2013

    Singapore

    Lead and conduct internal audits of Group entities globally, with active engagement of local management and employees for audit fieldwork and follow-up, as well as provide consultative assistance to Asia Pacific entities in internal control matters.

  • Audit Manager, Revenue Assurance

    at SingTel

    October 2009 - April 2011

    Singapore

    Plan and conduct end-to-end revenue assurance audits of business units in Singapore and Australia, and provide consultative support to business units in control advisory reviews.

  • Regional Auditor

    at American Bureau of Shipping

    August 2008 - May 2009

    Singapore

    Plan and conduct process and entity audits of regional headquarter office (Singapore) and branch offices within the Pacific region.

  • Assistant Manager, Audit

    at Daimler South East Asia Pte Ltd

    July 2007 - July 2008

    Singapore

    Part of the newly set-up 7-member audit team in the regional headquarter of Singapore, supporting audit planning and executing business process audits of business units and subsidiaries in Asia Pacific, including Japan, Korea and Malaysia.

  • Internal Auditor

    at Singapore Airlines

    May 2005 - July 2007

    Singapore

    Part of the team of the SIA internal audit department that audits business units within the SATS group of companies (including local and overseas subsidiaries and joint ventures), i.e. former subsidiary of Singapore Airlines. Plan and execute financial and process audits, conduct on-site process walk-through during operational audits, and review and verify risk self-assessments of business units.

  • Senior Internal Auditor

    at Central Provident Fund Board

    July 2003 - May 2005

    Singapore

    Part of the Financial and Compliance audit team, assessing adequacy and soundness of the internal control system of user departments within the statutory board, and compliance with the CPF Act, Regulations and policies and procedures.

  • Associate (Assurance)

    at PricewaterhouseCoopers

    August 2001 - June 2003

    Singapore

    Conduct financial audits through review and validation of financial statements of client companies in various industries, as part of a team or independently, including assisting with drafting of statutory accounts.

Education

  • Certification in Risk Management Assurance

    at Institute of Internal Auditors, Inc

    2019 - at Present (1 year) Singapore

  • Certified Internal Auditor

    at Institute of Internal Auditors, Inc

    2008 - at Present (12 years) Singapore

  • Chartered Accountant (Singapore)

    at Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants

    2007 - at Present (13 years) Singapore

  • Bachelor of Accountancy

    at Nanyang Technological University

    1998 - 2001 (3 years) Singapore

Languages

  • English Native

  • Japanese Elementary

  • Chinese Native

Hives