Tran Phuong Hong

Director, IT Assurance & Cybersecurity

KPMG in Vietnam


Hong  has  over  15  years  of  IT  experience  with  extensive  experience  in  consulting  all  aspects  of  IT  solutions  for  business  from assessment, review, audit, design to implement, support and training.  She has worked in variety industries from manufacturing, retail,  and  banking.  She  managed,  led  and  participated  in  projects  of  all  sizes  consisting  of  Project Management, System post  implementation review,   Quality  Assurance;  Information  Security  design  and  review;  IT Strategy development, IT Risk assurance and Compliance review.

Prior joining KPMG, Hong worked for corporates with specialization in IT industry and this helped to set up a strong foundation for her in achieving consulting career at the firm. 


Key highlights in her professional careers 

  • Currently leading the Cyber Security practice at Vietnam and Cambodia with many public sharing sections to widely audience in the cyber fields. 
  • Led an IT Strategy development project for one of top three Retailer in Vietnam. 
  • Led a consulting project for one big local commercial bank in Vietnam to be compliant and ready for PCI-DSS certification.
  • Led a complex ISO 27001 and WLA consulting project for one of public service entity in VN and assist the client to successfully deployed and qualified for both certifications. 
  • Led several IT Risk Assessment, IT Audit and many compliance reviews engagements for financial institutions in VN and guided the bank to adopt with international standards and best practices. 
  • Participated and contributed to the success of acquiring of CMMI-level 3 certification processing at TMA Solution.
  • Built up the Quality Assurance practice and designed relevant IT processes and policies to enhance quality of IT projects at Prudential Assurance Vietnam

Hong is always seeking for high commitment to bring in the best of value, quality and innovative consulting engagement to client in all aspects. Reach out to her if you need any assistance

  • University of Natural Sciences, Ho Chi Minh City, USA

  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), USA

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)

  • RSA Certified Security Professional