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Dr Goh Moh Heng July 2011

Dr Goh Moh Heng

Dr Goh Moh Heng is the  President of Business Continuity Management (BCM) Institute and Managing Director of GMH Continuity Architects. Armed with his primary areas of expertise, which include business continuity (BC) management, disaster recovery planning, contingency planning and crisis management, Moh Heng has helped many organizations, particularly those operating in the Asia Pacific Region. Prior to establishing BCM Institute and GMH Continuity Architects, Moh Heng held senior positions with a number of large organizations. During his career with the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, he was responsible for all aspects of its BC and contingency planning. At Standard Chartered Bank, he saw to the global implementation of its BC management and planning. He also managed the BC practice at PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Professionally, Moh Heng was previously the Executive Director of Disaster Recovery Institute (DRI) Asia, the Asian representation for DRI International. He was a board member of the Certification Commission of DRI International, US, and was responsible for bringing DRI International’s BC professional certification to Asia. Moh Heng founded the Business Continuity Group, a Technology Industry Chapter of the Singapore-based Singapore Computer Society and was its President from 1996 to 1999. Moh Heng also headed the development team responsible for developing the Singapore Standard (SS507:2004) for Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery (BC/DR) service providers and the Technical Reference (TR19:2005) and subsequently, SS540:2008 for BCM in Singapore. Moh Heng is the Senior Advisor to the China BCM Forum, a quasi government agency responsible for BCM throughout China.

Moh Heng holds a doctorate from the University of South Australia. His thesis explored the development of action learning as a contributing tool for BCM. He also holds a Master of Business in Information Technology and a B.Sc. in Computer Science. Moh Heng attended the International Management Programme at INSEAD Euro-Asia Center, Fontainebleau, France.

Moh Heng was the Adjunct Associate Professor with Central Queensland University and a Visiting Fellow to the Graduate College of Management, Southern Cross University, Australia. He is a Business Continuity Certified Lead Auditor (BCCLA), Business Continuity Certified Expert (BCCE) and Disaster Recovery Certified Expert (DRCE) from BCM Institute, a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), a Fellow of the Business Continuity Institute (FBCI), UK, and a Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP), US.

Moh Heng regularly publishes business continuity related journals and makes presentations on business continuity management and crisis management at technical and business forums globally. He has been interviewed by BBC, Channel News Asia, ZDNet, CNET, The Straits Times and The Economist, and has been quoted by many periodicals and newspapers in Canada, India, China, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore, Philippines, Malaysia and Hong Kong.


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