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VP, Identity and Access Management Operations Lead


Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Data & Technology
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  10141

Technology Group

The Technology Group (TG) is a key enabler to keep our business moving forward and is constantly exploiting state-of-the-art information technologies to enhance GIC’s ability to be the leading global long-term investment firm. We aim to provide users with empowering and transformational capabilities, and to create an inclusive, innovative and integrated work environment.

We are looking for a suitable candidate for the role for an
VP, Identity and Access Management Operations Lead. This role reports to the Head, Enterprise Security operations within TG, and is responsible to manage GIC identity and access management programs and operations



  • Drive initiatives to enhance, centralize and automate Identity and Access Management (IAM) processes.
  • Manage operational issues and escalations and IAM Program for the Enterprise.
  • Enforce robust Identity and Access Governance processes for the Enterprise.
  • Ensure strong compliance to GIC’s information security policies and standards.
  • Managing stakeholder relationships to establish project expectations and priorities in delivering the IAM Program.
  • Define IAM metrics and key performance indicators (KPI) to measure operational excellence, and achieving current key business objectives.
  • Manage vendors and ensure services are delivered and issues resolved within service level agreements.
  • Drive continuous improvements in the current IAM processes and ensure all operations, escalation procedures, workflows and tasks are well-documented.
  • Establish a culture of collaboration and excellence within security operations.
  • Evaluate as part of continuous improvement, best practices for IAM; Keep up to date with industry trends and breaking news that may be relevant, especially relating to our existing or future investments in cybersecurity.




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • At least 9 years of relevant experience preferably in financial services or asset management industries
  • Professional qualification such as PMP, SANS or ISACA will be advantageous.
  • 3 to 5 years of management or team lead experience in cybersecurity is a preference.
  • Technical experience across multiple information technology areas such as identity and access, authentication technologies, enterprise architecture
  • Experience in use of cybersecurity products such as privileged access management, identity security technologies, single sign-on (SSO) or zero trust security (Preferred)
  • Be a good team leader and excellent communicator with both non-technical and technical audiences.
  • Desire to work in a diverse environment interacting with various teams and functions to support strategic goals.
  • Demonstrates a problem-solving mindset with intellectual curiosity, critical thinking and proactive solutions.
  • Strong communications, both written and verbal with the ability to present control topics to a broad audience.
  • Self-initiated, meticulous, versatile, analytical and inquisitive.
  • Desire to work in a diverse environment interacting with various teams and functions to support strategic goals.

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.