Chong Chen Voon was appointed the Chief Risk Officer in 2011 and heads the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Division. He is responsible for the implementation of PIDM’s ERM framework on a Corporate-wide basis and assists the Board, Audit Committee and Management to ensure that PIDM’s significant risks are being consistently and continuously identified, assessed, managed, monitored and reported on accordingly.
He has more than 17 years of experience in providing assurance services to both private and public companies in Malaysia and abroad, focusing on enterprise risk management, internal audit, corporate governance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act Section 404, statutory audit and accounting services. He was a columnist for a locally published magazine, writing on enterprise risk management-related topics, and a speaker on governance, risk and compliance related topics.
He began his career as an external auditor and subsequently joined KPMG in its Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Taipei, Taiwan offices. He then became an Executive Director of a consulting firm prior to joining PIDM.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy from Edith Cowan University in Australia and a Master’s degree in business administration majoring in finance from Universiti Putra Malaysia. He is a Fellow Certified Practising Accountant (Australia), Certified Internal Auditor (USA), Chartered Accountant (Malaysia), as well as a Chartered Member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia. He is also accredited by the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia to perform Internal Quality Assessment / Validation for Internal Audit Functions.