Lim Kong Kuan was appointed the General Manager, Intervention and Failure Resolution Division in 2010. His responsibilities include building the infrastructure for conducting timely and effective intervention and failure resolution activities of PIDM. He was previously Deputy General Manager, Insurance, Risk Assessment and Monitoring Division.
Prior to PIDM, he served for 11 years at BNM from 1995, where his final position was Manager of the Prudential Policy Division, Bank Regulation Department. His experience in BNM included developing and reviewing prudential policies on capital adequacy requirements and banking risk management, particularly market risk and Basel IIrelated regulations.
He was a BNM scholar and obtained a Bachelor of Economic (Accounting major) at the University of Sydney, Australia. He was also awarded an additional scholarship from BNM to complete his Masters of Science in Mathematical Trading and Finance from City University Business School, City University London, the United Kingdom in 2001 where he graduated with Distinction.