Dr Hamzah Kassim career spans global consulting firms, government and enterprise founder and brings 35 years of experience in advising leaders in strategy, business transformation, and public policy across the region. He is the Co-founder of iA Group, a holding company with interest in a professional services providing a range of services in strategy ,public policy, consulting and digital transformation. Prior to iA Group he was Executive Director/ Partner of the international firm of Ernst and Young, Country Head and Vice President of the global consulting firms of Cap Gemini and Partner of PA Consulting Group UK . He is currently Chairman of Hong Leong Islamic Bank, board member of Hong Leong Bank ,a Malaysian regional bank with presence in Singapore, Vietnam ,Cambodia and China .He is member of Board of Trustees of Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER) which is think tank focusing on emerging economic issues including the development of Islamic digital economy and national Innovation system . Dr Hamzah had served many national committees and was member of the National Economic Advisory Council (NEAC) and had held various senior positions in the government. He had also served several expert panels in Islamic Development Bank Isdb in technology ,education and led a special advisory project on setting up of ICD.