Mr Lo was appointed Head of Internal Audit of Hong Leong Asia ("HLA") on 1 August 2018.
Mr Lo’s main responsibilities are to develop and implement the overall audit strategy and provide a risk-based and independent assurance by assisting the Board and the Audit and Risk Committee (ARC) to evaluate the reliability, adequacy and effectiveness of the internal controls and risk management processes of the Group.
Mr Lo has more than 25 years of experience in overseeing Corporate Governance functions as well as managing Finance and Operations audits in the Asia-Pacific region while working in multinational companies such as Philips, Flextronics, and Dimension Data (subsidiary of NTT Ltd) prior to his role at HLA. In his earlier career, Mr Lo had also worked in a regional Financial Controlling role for about 5 years in Carl Zeiss Pte Ltd, overseeing South-East-Asia’s Finance and Accounting’s department, after gaining his audit foundations in external audit with KPMG and PwC Singapore.
Mr Lo holds a Bachelor of Accountancy Degree from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore and a Master of Science in Information Technology from De Montfort University, UK. He is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.