Edward Lim Huey Hean graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Economics (Hons) from HELP Institute - University of London in 1995. Following his passion for auditing, he spent a good number of years with Securities Commission Malaysia (SCM) in Market Surveillance Department (Manager), Investigation Department (Investigating Officer), and Authorisation and Licensing Department (Manager) before leaving in December 2017.
His extensive auditing experience with SCM led Edward Lim to become an Audit Manager - Group Internal Audit in Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad where he did risk assessment on banking operations and functions. Also leading a team of six analysts for Trade Surveillance, his key job responsibilities included surveillance and monitoring of equity market/ bond and money market transactions by bank traders and their customers.
During the early years of his career Edward Lim had served as Internal Auditor for Fraser and Neave Berhad, EON Bank Berhad, and Malaysia Flour Mills Berhad. He also worked in Jupiter Securities Sdn Bhd as Remisier, and in American Home Assurance Company as Senior Finance Executive.
Edward Lim is an associate member of Institute Internal Auditors Malaysia (AIIA).