Group Chief Financial Officer and Head, Group Strategy and Strategic Investment Division
Kenny Kim is the Group Chief Financial Officer and Head of Group Strategy and Strategic Investments of CIMB Group. He is also a Director of CIMB Thai Bank PCL, Touch ‘n Go Sdn. Bhd. and Capital Advisors Partners Asia Pte. Ltd.
As Group Chief Financial Officer, Kenny oversees the finance functions of CIMB Group, which span financial reporting and budgeting, finance operations and the provision of strategic advice on tax, accounting, capital planning and other financial matters for the Group.
As Head of Group Strategy & Strategic Investments, he is responsible for identifying, developing, executing and managing the Group’s key strategic initiatives both domestically and regionally, as well as overseeing the Group’s strategic investments and business development initiatives including the Private Equity fund management business. The Group’s mergers and acquisitions and other corporate finance activities are also under his management.
Kenny has overseen most of CIMB Group’s major corporate exercises, including all of its mergers, acquisitions and disposals since 2004 as well as the regional integration of all the businesses under the CIMB Group.
Prior to joining CIMB Group, he worked as an auditor with Moore Stephens Chartered Accountants, London. Kenny subsequently worked in CIMB’s Investment Banking Division for 13 years before assuming his current position.
Kenny is 45 years old and is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom, a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales’ Corporate Finance Faculty. He holds a Masters of Science in Finance from the University of Lancaster, United Kingdom.