Head of Technology Risk – Global Bank

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Pure Search Hong Kong , EA Lizenz Nr.: 12S5954
  • 12 Nov 17 2017-11-12

Our client is a large global bank with a strong presence in the region. It is currently looking for a high caliber Head of Technology Risk to join their 2nd line of defense in Hong Kong.


  • To develop and build the technology risk function/team across the enterprise in alignment with the bank’s operational risk framework
  • Monitor and facilitate of the Information Security RCSA - review risks identified in other RCSAs for potential Information Security risks;
  • Analyses the current business and IT environment to detect critical deficiencies across the organisation and recommends appropriate remediation
  • Be the first point of contact on technology risk for the business - understand business lines and be consultative on how information security can add value to it
  • Create the governing principles to guide solution development decision making for the firm
  • Understands, advocates, and supports the enterprise's business, risk and technology strategies
  • Monitors risk and establish operational risk infrastructure in compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Establish risk management governance committees and oversight model for the IT and operations projects
  • Promote and communicate operational risk awareness program and campaigns to each business unit and services group



  • At least 10-15 years of relevant experience
  • Proven experience leading a technology risk / operational risk function with Information Security insight
  • Demonstrated executive level competencies, specifically leadership and communication
  • Strong risk management background, experience of working at a bank or financial institution desired
  • Bachelor's degree or higher with a concentration in Information Technology or a related discipline
  • Knowledge of key emerging tech
  • Good stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Fluency in English is a must 

Should you wish to have a confidential discussion, please contact Fabienne Cheng at 2520 5073