Jenny is currently leading a global internal audit practice, including IT audit, with a global real estate cum fund management MNC. Jenny is the former PwC Risk Assurance Partner where she led the IT Audit & Advisory and Business Resilience Practices. She was PwC Singapore’s CIO and DPO. Jenny is the winner in 2022 Top Woman in Security (SG & Asean), 2022 Women Program of the Year Award (Asia), 2021 Women in IT Outstanding Contribution Award (Asia) and 2021 SG 100 Women in Tech recipient. She has also received the Top 20 Cybersecurity Women in Singapore, 2020 award.
Outside of work, Jenny volunteers heavily in the technology community space where she actively promotes technology (including cyber) awareness and adoption to both the business and IT professionals and organisations. She is currently the President of ISACA SG Chapter. Jenny spearheaded the ISACA’s SheLeadsTech programme in Singapore in 2019 and has since framed the programme as a cross-border female leadership experience & knowledge sharing platform. She has also successfully launched the 2021 SLT Mentorship Programme with dedicated mentor-mentee engagements to guide the career development of our SLT members accordingly.
Jenny has also pioneered the Conversion Programme to achieve private-public-nonProfit objectives of bringing more women into the tech workforce. Feedback on both programmes were excellent! Her effort paid off as she is recognized by ISACA Global as one of the four 2021 Outstanding Chapter Leader Award global recipients and SLT Programme has also won her two Ally of the Year 2002 i.e. Best Program (International) and Best Contributor (Asia). Minister for Communications and Information, Josephine Teo, has also recently commended the Conversion Programme at the Cybersecurity Awards 2022 event. Jenny is also a finalist for Advocacy of the Year with the Women in IT, Asia 2023 award. Jenny graduated with several degrees, master degrees and post-graduate diplomas in both IT and Business faculties. And she is currently a PhD candidate with Singapore Management University. She is currently serving as Audit Committee Member with Singapore University of Technology & Design and National Institute of Early Childhood Development.
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