Prior to being appointed a Director of CIMB, Ms. Ho sat as a director on the Board of CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad, a subsidiary of CIMB Bank Berhad. Ms. Ho is a certified public accountant by training and had spent a large part of her career in Big 4 international accounting firms. She spent 25 years with EY, helming various leadership roles, including being an audit partner for large government-linked companies and multinational clients. Besides inaugurating the global EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Programme in Malaysia and leading it for several years, Ms Ho also served as a Pacific Regional Partner with special focus on deployment of global IT projects and led the audit independence function regionally for several years. In June 2011, she retired early to join an engineering construction private limited company, founded by her husband, to serve as its Finance Director, a role she is serving until present. She also serves on the Board of World Wildlife Fund-Malaysia and holds directorships in several other private companies.