Tan Sri Dato’ Setia Hj Ambrin Bin Buang

Former Auditor General of Malaysia

Tan Sri Dato’ Setia Hj Ambrin Bin Buang has been Chairman of the Board of BIMB Holdings Berhad since February 2, 2018. Haji. He serves as Chairman of Alliance Ifa (M) Sdn Bhd and Lingkaran Trans Kota Holdings Berhad.


Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz

Senior Independent Non-Executive Chairman, AirAsia X Berhad

Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz was born in Selama, Perak on 4 November and had her primary, secondary, and tertiary education in various schools in Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu and Johor Bharu. She qualified with a BA degree in Economics in 1970, from the University of Malaya. She worked as Tutor and as Lecturer in the Faculty of Economics, University of Malaya between 1966 and 1976.


Naohiro Mouri

Chairman, IIA Global

Naohiro Mouri is the Executive Vice President and Chief Auditor of American International Group. He is also currently the Chairman of The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) 2017-18 Global Board of Directors.

In a career spanning more than 20 years, Mouri-san has held a number of chief auditor positions.


Helen Li Sum

Group Chief Auditor of The Bank of East Asia Limited

Helen is currently Group Chief Auditor of The Bank of East Asia Limited.  She has over 20 years of finance, auditing and consulting experience working with companies listed in Hong Kong, China, US and UK.   Helen had worked as an advisory partner in KPMG and senior audit executive in other blue-chip company.


Adam Zechariah

Director, Advisory at Ernst & Young Advisory Services Sdn Bhd

Adam is a Director with Ernst & Young Advisory Services. He has more than 18 years of experience in providing risk management, corporate governance, corporate…


Bhavani Jois

Head of Internal Audit and SOX at Infosys

Bhavani heads the Internal Audit & SOX function at Infosys Limited, a global SEC listed IT services company, where she is responsible for ensuring the successful execution of a risk based internal audit strategy and for providing assurance on SOX compliance. She recently led Infosys to win the Institute of Internal Auditors India National Excellence Award for Innovation in Internal Audit.


Bill Michalisin

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer at Global IIA

Bill Michalisin is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer for The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), the global professional association and standard-setting body…


Cheryl Khor

Deloitte South East Asia Operational Risk Leader & Risk Advisory Leader in Malaysia, Cambodia & Myanmar

Cheryl is the country leader for the Risk Advisory practices in Malaysia, Cambodia, and Myanmar, as well as the Southeast Asia leader for Operational Risk. She brings with her 20 years of professional experience covering financial and operational audits, as well as governance, controls and risk assessments.


Dan Zitting

Vice President, Product Management & Design, ACL

Dan Zitting is responsible for product management, design, and user experience for ACL’s industry-leading software products.


Dharshana De Silva

Assistant Group General Manager, Prima Group, Sri Lanka

Currently the Assistant Group General Manager for the PRIMA Group of Companies in Sri Lanka, the country’s largest food industry conglomerate and previously the Group Internal Auditor of Group, worked in operation in Singapore, Jakarta, Sydney and Perth. Dharshana accounts for over 23 years experience in internal audit/Risk Management and forensics of which 7 years in strategy and business Operations.


Dr. Doris Wang Yi Hsin

Professor of Accountancy at National Taipei University

Yi Hsin (Doris) Wang,a professor of accountancy at National Taipei University, has devoted herself to teaching corporate governance, risk management, internal control and internal audit.…


Dr Grace Mui Yanchi

Principal Research Consultant and Co-founder of Thye & Associates

Dr Grace Mui is the Principal Research Consultant and Co-founder of Thye & Associates. Her primary research interests are internal auditing, governance, and sustainability. Grace…


Dr. Ong Hock Chye

Auditor General, Asian Development Bank, Manila

Hock-Chye Ong is the Auditor General of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). He joined ADB in April 2013. Dr. Ong is responsible for ADB’s internal audit function that provides independent and objective audit and advisory services designed to add value and improve ADB operations.


Jason Yuen

Partner, Advisory, Ernst & Young Advisory Services Sdn Bhd

Jason is a Partner at Ernst & Young Advisory Services Sdn Bhd and focusing on Cybersecurity, Risk and Business Continuity. He has over 19 years of experience serving clients in various industries including financial services, oil & gas, energy, telecommunications, manufacturing, healthcare and the public sector.


Lee Min On

Independent Director, Tan Chong Motor Holdings Berhad

LEE MIN ON is a Chartered Member of The Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (“IIAM”). Mr Lee retired as a Partner of KPMG in Malaysia on 31 December 2015 after serving with the Firm for 36 years. His experience in the Firm encompassed external audit, reporting accountants, Mergers and Acquisitions, including restructuring and Board Advisory Services covering corporate governance, risk management, internal controls (including US SOX and J-SOX) & internal audit mainly for listed issuers.


Lily Bi

Vice President, Global Professional Certifications at Global IIA

Lily Bi, CIA, QIAL, CRMA, CISA, serves as the Vice President of The IIA’s Global Certifications. She oversees the direction, strategic planning and execution of…


Lucy Wong Kam Yang

Past President & Governor, IIA Malaysia

CMIIA, CIA, CRMA, FCMA, CGMA, CA(M), MBA(Aust.) Lucy is the Chief Internal Auditor of MMC Corporation Berhad. She provides internal auditing services to the MMC…


Michael Parkinson

The Institute of Internal Auditors Australia

Michael Parkinson has had a career of over 40 years in Internal Audit, Information Technology and Finance, primarily in the public sector. He has worked…


Phil Leifermann

Business Development Director, TeamMate Asia Pacific

Phil Leifermann is currently the Business Development Director for TeamMate Asia Pacific. He was the Managing Director of Insight Consulting, which specialises in providing management assurance consulting services in the Asia Pacific region, including corporate governance, risk management, internal audit and IT audit, as well as related products (i.e. MKinsight audit / risk management software and IDEA data analysis software).


Philip Satish Rao

Past President & Governor, IIA Malaysia

Philip is currently a Partner with Risk Services practice in Ernst & Young (EY) Malaysia. In his 26 years with EY, he has served on various external and internal audits, risk management and corporate governance, and corporate finance engagements apart from the experience gained through secondments both overseas and locally.


Rafizi Ramli

Founder, Invoke Malaysia

Rafizi was born in Besut, Terengganu and was raised in Kemaman, an east-coast town and studied Electrical Engineering at University of Leeds. He worked for an accountant firm in United Kingdom and was qualified as a Chartered Accountant under ICAEW


Ranjit Singh

Board Member of Global IIA, Past President & Governor, IIA Malaysia

Ranjit Singh, MBA (UK), CIA, CRMA, CMIIA, CA(M), CPA(M), is the Group Executive Director of Axcelasia Inc., an integrated professional services firm based in Malaysia listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange. He has a special focus on ERM, internal audit and transformation & programme management services and has 30 years of professional working experience. He was a partner of one of the “big four” international accounting firms.


Sally Anne Pitt

Managing Partner, Pitt Group Pty Ltd
Chairperson, Global Professional Responsibility & Ethics Committee

Sally-Anne Pitt, CIA, CGAP, is a managing partner of the Pitt Group, which she started in 2003 to deliver audit and risk management services. She specializes in internal audit quality and has performed more than 60 external quality assessments for a wide range of Australian and international organizations.


Sanjay N.Vani

Lead Financial Management Specialist, Governance Global Practice, East Asia and Pacific Region, World Bank Group

Sanjay Vani is a Lead Financial Management Specialist in the Global Governance Practice in the East Asia Pacific region. He is based in Washington DC and provides oversight over operations in China, Indonesia, and Mongolia as well as advising governments on the public financial management (PFM) reform agenda