Lee Yee Ming is the General Manager, Policy and International Division. She is responsible for PIDM’s key policy areas and international relations. Her main responsibilities are to assess, develop and propose policies that concern the mandate and operations of PIDM and help advance the views and interests of PIDM, and to position PIDM internationally in its mission and vision. In October of 2011, she was elected to the Executive Council (EXCO) of IADI for a three-year term. The roles of IADI EXCO include recommending the process for establishing a guide to enhance the effectiveness of deposit insurance systems and developing policies for advice on deposit insurance issues.
She was previously the Chief Risk Officer of PIDM, heading the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Division.
She has over 10 years of consulting and banking experience in ERM, Basel II, corporate governance and internal audit. She began her career in the United States with a financial institution in Illinois and subsequently joined Ernst & Young in its Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Taipei, Taiwan offices. She has advised organisations in Malaysia and internationally on the implementation of their respective ERM frameworks, and also project managed Basel II system implementation and Basel II-related implementation projects for Taiwanese banks. She holds an honours degree in business administration (summa cum laude) and a Master of Business Administration degree in finance from Western Michigan University. She is also a Certified Internal Auditor.