Head of IT Risk and Governance - Leading Bank Head of IT Risk and Governance - Leading Bank …

Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
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Excellent Remuneration
Pinpoint Asia Limited
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Excellent Remuneration
Posted by:
Danny Kwan • Director at Pinpoint Asia Limited
Posted by:
Danny Kwan
Director at Pinpoint Asia Limited
My client, a leading bank is looking for a Head of IT Risk and Governance to manage their HK banking 1.5 LOD governance and compliance. You will be part of the senior leadership to drive the bank-wise Cyber Risks governance, framework, and standard.


  • As the key person to develop, manage and conduct regional risk management review program, which includes the establishment of governance, framework, and standard to align with the firm's best practices, cybersecurity policies, and standards. 
  • Define and enforce the IT security policies and standards. 
  • Define and build KPIs and KRIs Reporting of IT security to senior stakeholders and management. 
  • Define the IT security platforms and systems policy across reviews, assessments, and roadmaps. 
  • Work with senior management and explain IT security risk management and related matters. 
  • Manage IT Security Risk Management Project.  
  • Lead and manage IT security-related vendor selection, negotiation, and management. 


  • 10 years+ of experience in Cyber Risk Management, Information Security, IT Audit, or related areas. 
  • Management experience in handling stakeholder's relationship, resistance to change, bring projects to the agreement, negotiation, etc. 
  • Strong IT system audit and technology risk management experience.
  • Strong IT risk and security experience. 
  • Great leadership and influencing skill, experience in leading a sizeable technology team.  Experience working with senior-level stakeholders. 
  • Excellent communications skills in English and Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese) 
  • Experience with HKMA ECF framework.
  • Degree from a Reputable University.
  • Security or related certifications in CISM, CISA, CRISC.

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Danny Kwan at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Head of IT Risk and Governance - Leading Bank in the subject header.

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