Lim Yam Poh was appointed the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary in 2006, and she is responsible for legal and corporate secretariat services at PIDM.
Her responsibilities include the provision of a range of legal services needed by PIDM, including ensuring compliance with all applicable statutory requirements, and the certification of deposit products. She also provides secretariat services to the Board, and supports the Governance Committee and the Board in the development and maintenance of best practices in governance by providing research and advice.
She has over seven years of experience in a leading law firm in Kuala Lumpur. She was employed by the Malaysian Securities Commission between 1997 and 2000 and by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission between 2000 and 2005. She holds an honours Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Birmingham, England and has been called to the Bar of England and Wales and in Malaysia.