Partner & Industry Lead - Real Estate, Construction Practice; Head of Business Consulting
Dennis heads the Firm’s Business Consulting division and has extensive external and internal audit as well as risk management experience. He is actively involved in providing corporate governance, internal audit and enterprise risk management services to Singapore listed companies, fund management companies, family-managed businesses and statutory boards across a wide array of sectors, including ﬁnancial services, real estate and construction, healthcare, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, retail and social services.
Dennis works closely with boards, and audit and risk committees, as well as senior management in the planning and delivery of internal audit, control self-assessment and enterprise-wide risk management deliverables. He assists numerous listed companies to ensure compliance with the enhanced SGX Listing Rules and to address risk governance requirements as speciﬁed in the Code of Corporate Governance. In addition, Dennis facilitates board and management discussions on risk strategies that have paved the way for the development of risk management frameworks and implementation of risk management programmes.
Dennis is also the Industry Lead for the Firm’s Real Estate & Construction Practice. He has been leading numerous projects to evaluate risk and provide strategic advisory for real estate and construction businesses, helping them to achieve growth and implement expansion plans successfully.
An active speaker on the public circuit, Dennis has been involved in numerous seminars organised by the Singapore Institute of Directors, Securities Investors Association (Singapore), ﬁnancial institutions and business associations that cover topics such as strategic management, business resilience, internal controls and risk governance. He is also a regular speaker at public seminars on governance and responsible risk management organised by the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, National Council of Social Service and the Charities Unit.
QUALIFICATIONS & PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
- Member, Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA)
- Member, CPA Australia
- Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Economics, The University of Queensland, Australia
- Certiﬁcation in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)