Appointed to the position with effect from: January 2018
• Master of Science in Mathematical Trading and Finance (Distinction), City University Business School, City, University of London, United Kingdom
• Bachelor of Economics (Accounting), University of Sydney, Australia
Skills, Experience and Expertise:
Lim Kong Kuan is responsible for conducting timely and effective reimbursement of protected benefits and insured deposits. He has been instrumental in leading the development of PIDM’s readiness in its reimbursement mandate. In addition, his responsibilities include managing the membership programme for member institutions including premium and levy collection. Prior to this, he was a pioneer in developing the intervention and failure resolution (IFR) function of PIDM. He has spoken on IFR-related subjects, both locally and internationally. He joined PIDM in 2006 as Deputy General Manager, Insurance, Risk Assessment and Monitoring Division.
Prior to PIDM, he served for 11 years at Bank Negara Malaysia. His experience in Bank Negara Malaysia included developing and reviewing prudential policies on capital adequacy requirements and banking risk management, particularly market risk and Basel II-related regulations.
PIDM protects your deposits in the bank as well as your takaful and insurance benefits in the unlikely event of a failure of a member bank or a takaful operator / insurance company.