Group Executive Director

Focus: Governance, Risk & Compliance, Internal Audit, Forensic Accounting, Transformation and Programme Management

Mr. Ranjit Singh has a special focus on enterprise risk management (ERM), internal audit, governance and transformation & programme management services. He has 28 years experience in these fields through his assignments and appointments in Malaysia and the USA. Ranjit was a partner of one of the “big four” international accounting firms, where he pioneered the ERM, internal audit and forensic practice.

He is a Board member of IIA Malaysia and a committee member of the Global IIA’s Professional Issue Committee. Ranjit was recently appointed as the Vice President of the Asian Confederation of IIA. He was the President of The Institute of Internal Auditors (“IIA”) Malaysia for the 2013/14 term. Ranjit has led and completed ERM, internal audit and forensic accounting projects at more than 100 companies (PLCs, GLCs & MNCs) covering various industries.

He was selected as the Chairman for the Panel of Judges for Risk Manager of the Year 2010 Award. He was also invited to be an Adjudicator for the NACRA awards for the past 5 years. Ranjit also led one-day workshops for Bursa Malaysia Berhad on risk management and internal controls in 2013 to 2015. Ranjit is also an experienced fraud examiner and an experiencd Internal Quality Assessor.

This mix of experience and certifications provides Ranjit with a unique ability to give advice on risk management, reengineering internal audit functions and board level internal audit strategy. He has a truly international perspective of best practices as he has completed assignments in more than 30 countries, including Australia, Philippines, Panama, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Vietnam, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Indonesia, Thailand, Iran, India, China, Solomon Islands, Morocco, Fiji, Syria, Jordan, Djibouti, Mongolia, Kenya, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Sudan.

Ranjit has appeared on TV and Radio shows including Biz talk (Astro Awani) and live on BFM's breakfast grille programmes on the subjects of internal audit, risk and governance.

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