Ken Yong Siew Hou – Retail Banker International Asia Trailblazer Awards

Mr Ken Yong is the Head of Group Transformation Office of Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad. He joined the Bank on 1 November 2012.

Mr Yong’s role is to plan and oversee business transformation initiatives in the areas of digital banking and e-solutions.

Mr Yong has over 30 years of experience in digital business and applied Internet technologies to create real change for businesses. Having begun as an IT consultant, he has a strong background in advising and driving digital business transformation programmes for external clients in the non-financial services sector.

In the financial services’ sector, Mr. Yong was involved in the development and management of award-winning digital banking and digital transformation initiatives for banks.

Before assuming his current role, Mr Yong was the Head of Digital Banking & Innovations and Direct Banking & Cash Management of Alliance Bank.

Mr Yong holds a Bachelor of Business (Business Computing) in Information Technology from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.