Allan Sum is currently the Chief Risk Officer for Bintai Kinden Corporation Berhad (BKCB). In 2014, he has been tasked by the Board to initiate and spearhead a 5-year Strategic Transformation Program, including establishing and institutionalize risk management across all levels. He is responsible for developing, implementing and establishing the strategy planning and enterprise risk management function.
Recognizing the need for a holistic, strategic and integrated management approach, he has pioneered and developed a risk-centric strategic management model that truly integrate strategic planning, performance management, risk management and quality frameworks; and incorporating elements based on ISO31000, ISO9001, COSO ERM and Balanced Scorecard (BSC). As CRO and corporate strategist, he plays a pivotal role to champion the mission of creating, protecting, and enhancing stakeholder value within the Group.
He joined BKCB in 2005 and has held various senior management positions in strategic planning, corporate and business development. He has 15 years of professional experience in Asia, having worked and lived in Australia, Malaysia, Middle-East and Singapore. Allan holds a Bachelor of Health Sciences from University of Sydney and an MBA from University of South Australia. He is a Certified Enterprise Risk Manager from the Institute of Enterprise Risk Practitioners.