EY Vietnam leader as IRM global ambassador for Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos
Saman Bandara, Partner, EY Vietnam will act as local IRM expert to help students and professionals making a career in the risk profession.
Institute of Risk Management (IRM) announces global ambassador for Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos: Mr. Saman Bandara.
Mr. Saman is EY Vietnam’s Partner and Head of Insurance, Forensics and IT Risk & Analytics. He completed the Institute of Risk Management Financial Services Certificate a few years ago and has worked with EY for over 11 years. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Certified Accountants in England and a Fellow of the Chartered Accountants in Sri Lanka. He is also a Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Fraud Examiner and a member of the Global Advisory Council of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Saman along with other global ambassadors will act as local IRM experts to help students and professionals making a career in the risk profession. They will do so by disseminating information about the benefits of studying and qualifying with IRM and by forging local networking groups to share of best practice and advice.
Nicola Crawford, CFIRM, Chair of the IRM shared: “This is an exciting development for the IRM to be able to reach out to global members who are experts in their field and leverage their expertise in local markets. SE Asia as an economy is developing at an exponential rate and has a huge bank of talent coming out of the education system – now is as good a time as any to help develop enterprise risk management to ensure business longevity and success, particularly in the banking and insurance sectors.
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