Part 1-Internal Audit Basics
Mr. Stanley O.N. Yap
PDipM(UK), MBA (UK), CIA (USA), FIIA (M), FCCA (UK), CPA (M), CA.(M), CPT.
Mr. Stanley was the President of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Malaysia in 1993/94. He is one of the few recipients of the prestigious award of the F.I.I.A. by IIA Malaysia for his invaluable contributions to the Institute and the internal auditing profession in Malaysia. Mr. Stanley became a Certified Internal Auditor in 1994.
Mr. Stanley was trained by and qualified with Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co., then one of the Big-Eight international firms of Chartered Accountants in the U.K. Subsequently, he graduated from the University of Bradford Management Centre, the oldest business school in the U.K., with a Master’s degree in Business Administration in 1981. He is a Chartered Accountant registered with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, and a Malaysian Certified Public Accountant. Stanley also holds a postgraduate Diploma in Marketing awarded by the Chartered Institute of Marketing in the U.K. He was a member of the Association of MBA Executives Inc., U.S.A.; the American Institute of Management; the Chartered Institute of Marketing, U.K.; the Malaysian Institute of Directors; the Malaysian Institute of Management; and, the Malaysian Institute of Human Resource Management before venturing into the academia.
Mr. Stanley has many years of experience in external auditing, internal auditing, commerce, banking and consulting. He has over twenty years of experience as the Head of Internal Audit of the largest public-listed petrochemical company; two public-listed conglomerates; and, the oldest bank in Malaysia. These conglomerates have interests in financial services, plantations, oil and gas, property and construction, manufacturing, engineering, trading, retailing, travel and tour, shipping, deep-sea fishing, specialist services – advertising and security, marketing and distribution, leisure, food and beverage, international operations and education.
In consulting, Mr. Stanley was previously the Chief Executive Officer of a firm that specialises in Risk Management, Business Process Re-engineering and Internal Audit Consulting Services. Apart from managing the consulting firm, Mr. Stanley also served a public-listed company as Chairman of its Audit and Nominating Committees for a few years.
Part 2- Internal Audit Practice, Part 3- Internal Audit Knowledge Elements
Ms. Lim Hooi Hoon
CIA (USA), AIIA (M), ACMA (UK), CA (M)
Ms. Lim is lecturing at the Tunku Abdul Rahman College and pursuing an MSc in Strategic Planning offered by the Edinburgh Business School, Scotland. She left her corporate career in 2008 in order to rediscover and be immersed in the world of education.
Her last position in the corporate world was that of a Finance Director in an international advertising agency. Prior to that appointment, she was Chief Internal Auditor of a manufacturing and engineering company, a role that she was seconded to when the Malaysian Code of Corporate Governance took effect in 2001. She was previously the accountant in the same company for seven years before the secondment. In the early years of her career, right after graduating with the CIMA qualification, Ms. Lim worked for two years in Coopers & Lybrand and another year as an accountant in a manufacturing company. In total, her corporate career has spanned almost 20 years.
Ms. Lim became a Certified Internal Auditor in 2003 and an Associate member of CIMA since 1994.
Mr. Dinesh Ramadas
BA, Post Graduate Diploma, MBA,
Dinesh Ramadas is one of our most experienced senior lecturers and has been with Sunway TES since 1995.
His areas of expertise are ICT and business strategy. After completing his degree he went on to do his Post Graduate Diploma in Systems Management and thenceforth his MBA in General Management from the University of Hull.
He has more than 20 years of experience teaching ICT and business management subjects for CAT, ACCA and ICAEW courses.
An avid sports fan, Dinesh Ramadas also represented Malaysia in cricket from 1992 to 1998.