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Ng Siew Yin

Head of Internal Audit,

Aviva Ltd

Siew Yin been an auditor for 15 of the 17 years of her career, starting out in external audit with KPMG for 9 years and eventually moving into an internal audit function with Aviva where she has been for 6 years.

While in KPMG, she worked her way up from a graduate audit assistant to a senior audit manager with key focus on the top 10 banking clients in both Singapore and London (where she was sent on a 2 years secondment).

Siew Yin joined Aviva in 2014 as a Senior Audit Manager and was promoted to Head of Audit within 2 years. She currently takes care of all 4 regulated entities in Singapore (business ranging from insurance, financial advisory to investment services) and 1 regulated entity in Hong Kong (the first digital life insurer in HK). This means she is responsible for the audit plan coverage and audit delivery, reporting to the respective Audit Committees/Board of Directors as well as to the Audit Director in Asia. It is also her job to make sure stakeholders are engaged and for her to influence them to establish and improve the existing risk management framework.

Siew Yin manages a team of 8 auditors based in Singapore, comprising of 7 audit managers and senior managers and 1 graduate.

Professional accreditation wise, she is a Chartered Accountant (Singapore) of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA)