Speakers ASEANFIC Kuala Lumpur 20132013-05-20T06:16:28+00:00

rafidahMr. Bharat Singh

Deputy Director General

Title of Speech: Central Bank of Myanmar

Bharat Singh, as a Deputy Director General, is currently heading the office of the Governor of the Central Bank of Myanmar (CBM). In his previous capacity as the Director of Admin & IT, he was extensively involved in policy making and had also spearheaded IT infrastructure development projects in CBM. Before joining banking sector he served in Myanmar Defense Services. He holds Bachelor Degree in Science and Diploma in Law.


rafidahRafidah Ariffin 

Project Sales Manager, SecureMetric Technology Sdn. Bhd.

Title of Speech: Digital Security: Efficient, Cut Cost & Manage Risk

Rafidah Ariffin is a Project Sales Manager at SecureMetric Technology. She graduated in Computer Engineering from the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) in 2007. She joined SecureMetric in 2011 and is in charge of the market and government sector in Malaysia. Her strong technical background has helped SecureMetric to secure customers such as Myeg (concessionaire for Malaysia e-government flagship application) and Ambank.


mr.ngMr. Ng Kian Seng

CTO, ManagePay Systems Berhad

Title of Speech: Empowering Retail with Electronics & Mobile Payment

7 years of technical & operation implementation experiences in both EMV acquiring & issuing business, managing the technical team to roll out EDCPOS terminal for multiple banks in Malaysia, and also managing a perso bureau for credit card printing and personalization for a local bank in Malaysia. Also involved heavily in the internet e-commerce business for the pass 10 years, well-verse in internet business and payment solution. Presently aggressively leading the company IT & operation team in mobile payment solution and services development and deployment.


sivaMr. Lim Chin Wan

Country Representative PrimeKey Solution AB

Title of Speech: SSL Certs for end points: Why needed and is there any more cost effective way of doing it?

Chin Wan challenges, informs and entertains his audiences on many of the key issues in banking security, in order to stimulate ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking to help organizations generate new visions, strategies, products and services.

A futurologist with a foresight in banking security, and Regional Sales Director of SecureMetric Technology Group – a digital security expert organization in this region, Chin Wan’s 15 year diverse business career has made him recognisable as one of the region’s leading security expert. SecureMetric prepares views of banking security on many topics including the Ministry of Finance Vietnam’s need for FIPS 140-2 Level 4 HSM, Malaysia’s banking markets and visions of the future for cyber security in eGoverments in the ASEAN region.

Chin Wan’s technology and business experience spans over 15 years in the domains of strategy, operations, technology esp. security, web and mobile platforms for banks. He has successfully architected three banking products before joining SecureMetric’s team. He founded iMocha Consulting in 2003 and started providing cash management software to CIMB Bank, Hong Leong Bank and AmBank. In 2003-2005, Chin Wan envisioned, designed, developed and delivered CIMB BizChannel, a PKI based digital signature product suite for cash management via the Internet; the first in Malaysia. He is a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Campbell University and has been on various speaker panel in the banking conference around the region.


sivaMr. Sivanathan Subramaniam

CEO, Cyber Intelligence Sdn. Bhd.

Title of Speech: Prevent Modern Day Bank Robbery with Cyber Intelligence

Awarded the Information Security Leadership Achievement (ISLA) Award 2010 – Asia Pacific for his contributions in the field of information security, Sivanathan Subramaniam is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and a GIAC Certified Security Essentials (GSEC) with 10 years of experience in information security. He was also a GIAC Certified Forensics Analyst (GCFA) from 2007 – 2011. He is one of the co-editors for ISO/IEC 27037 – Guidelines for Identification, Acquisition, Collection and Preservation of Digital Evidences. Throughout his career he has been in the project team and also led some teams for various information security projects at both national and international levels. Some of his notable works are working at governmental level in implementing ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management System) for a number of local and international organisations, carried out United Nations (UN) and International Telecommunications Union (ITU) projects in Middle East, Eastern Europe and African countries addressing cybersecurity needs and the setting up of National Computer Incident Response Teams (CIRT) and conducted many digital forensics analyses for criminal cases in Malaysia. Siva also holds a Master Degree in Computer Science majoring in Information Security from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.


sivaMR. SATISH S. S.

Vice President, TESS International

Title of Speech: Evolving Stringent Regulatory Requirements and How Technology Solutions can
Assist FI’s To Meet These Expectation

Satish S. S. the Vice President, Financial Services Industry is an experienced AML/CTF expert with more than 10 years of sales experience around the SEA region. Specific areas of expertise are guiding FI’s in building and implementing AML systems that adhere to FIU’s corporate governance, requirements and regulatory expectations. At present Satish S. S. is overseeing all regional sales activities for TESS International with over 15 years of experience in Projects and having worked with clients such as BNM, Maybank, Bank Islam and other regional entities. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Information Technology.


sivaMR. Kirby Diong

Regional Sales Director, UNOS

Title of Speech: The Future of Banking Mobility

Kirby Diong is the Regional Director in charge of International Business Development of UNOS Mobile Financial Services solutions. As part of the co-developer of the mobile Financial services system, he comes with a wealth of experience on extending the banking reach to the customers mobile device. After successfully graduating from University of Southern Queensland, Australia, he commenced his career as an entrepreneur with a key focus on direct interaction and sales with end consumers, He joined UNOS bringing together his experience in direct interaction with consumers and has helped financial institution in South east Asia extend their mobility reach to their customers using UNOS mobile solutions. With the successful design and deployment of a number of the largest banks in South east Asia, Kirby is now spearheading the groups Payment Mobility initiative