Alvin Gan

Partner – Head of Management Consulting and Technology Consulting

KPMG in Malaysia

Alvin is a Partner with KPMG in Malaysia, heading the Management Consulting & Technology Consulting practices. He is also a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA)’s DITC PP Working Committee and is a member of PETRONAS University of Technology (UTP)’s Industry Advisory Panel (IAP) .

Alvin has over 26 years of experience providing business strategy and technology-advisory services to clients across multiple sectors and industries. He specializes in the Financial and Public Sector where he provides advice on Digital Transformation and IT Strategy. Alvin often serves as a panel speaker at events organized by various organizations to share his thoughts on topics in the Technology and Digital space. These include his sharing of first-hand experience dealing with digital transformation, with focus on fintech, robotic process automation (RPA), data & analytics, blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.

Alvin has worked closely with many CXOs and technology leaders to harness technology disruption and more effectively manage resources to drive agility and improved business performance. He strongly cultivates the idea of a “Creative CIO” as a transformational business leader and technology strategist, whose role is to enable organizations to move beyond “keeping the lights on” to creating new business values.


Areas of expertise

Technology/Digital transformation and innovation, emerging technology, data governance and business intelligence (BI), customer experience, fintech, robotic process automation (RPA), data & analytics, blockchain, 5G and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies

  • Bachelor of Commerce, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia

  • Member, Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) DICT PPC Working Group

  • Member, Industry Advisory Panel in UNITEN’s IT Postgrad Programs for 2020/21