RAM Holdings Berhad (RAM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Lim as Group Chief Financial Officer, effective 1 January 2020.
Kevin oversees the RAM Group’s accounts and finance functions, including the management of its investment portfolio. He is also spearheading RAM’s digitalisation initiative to develop and execute the Group’s strategic digital transformation.
Prior to this, Kevin was the General Manager (Strategic Initiatives) and Head of Corporate Ratings at RAM Rating Services Berhad. He has considerable technical expertise in evaluating the credit standing of companies in diverse industries encompassing (but not limited to) manufacturing, retail, F&B, transportation, oil and gas, plantation, property and construction. In addition, he had been instrumental in developing and implementing various key credit rating methodologies.
Kevin currently represents RAM as one of the 12 members of the MASB Interpretation Committee. This committee is responsible for the review of IFRIC (International Financial Reporting Interpretations Committee) for consistency with the International Financial Reporting Standards and the requirements of the current laws and regulations.
Apart from credit rating, Kevin also has two years’ auditing experience with Ernst & Young. Professionally, he is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Financial Planner.