Goh Puay Cheh, PROGRAMME LEADER
Ms. Goh Puay Cheh is an experienced senior professional with expertise in designing, reviewing and implementing governance structure and strategies to provide consultancy and assurance services to for-profit as well as non-profit organizations.
Puay Cheh was formerly the Executive Director of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Singapore from 2016 to 2021. Prior to that, she served as the Chief Operating Officer at the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA). Her diverse career of over 30 years span from risk consulting, internal auditing, external assurance, IPOs, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions – to developing training programmes and lecturing. This includes governance review and internal audit of charities, and participation in several Charities Council’s projects. She resumed her academic life in 2022.
Puay Cheh earned her B Acc from the NUS and an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Business Management, University of New South Wales. A firm believer in life-long learning, Puay Cheh acquired various designations to hone her competencies, namely Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certification in Risk Management and Assurance (CRMA), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Chartered Accountant of Singapore (CA Singapore), Fellow of CPA Australia (FCPA) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). In 2022, she acquired the CFA Institute Certificate in ESG Investing.