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Lay Perk Toh is a highly dedicated professional with wide ranging treasury experience gained over a fantastic career spanning 20 years. She is greatly admired as a dynamic team leader by colleagues.
Lay Perk Toh
Corporate Treasurer, Kulicke & Soffa Pte Ltd
Lay Perk is a fine example of a truly dedicated and self-motivated finance professional. With almost 20 years of broad experience in finance, she has worked in Singapore, USA, UEA, China, India and Mexico for both multinationals and financial firms.
Lay Perk has held various positions with increasing responsibilities including treasury, enterprise risk management, corporate finance and audit. She is recognised for her fantastic ability to contribute and transform ideas into actions and drive changes for continuous improvements, enhance efficiency and produce cost saving.
As a professional, Lay Perk prides herself on being result-oriented and having wide experience in managing projects, system implementation, and merger and acquisitions activities. She has an uncanny ability to take on new challenges and adapt to a changing market environment. Her excellent interpersonal and communication skills are epitomised in her multilingual capabilities. Fluent in five languages, she collaborates well with people of diverse nationalities and cultural backgrounds.
Testament to her aforementioned strengths in communication, Lay Perk is also admired as a dynamic team leader who is able to bring energy and enthusiasm to motivate team members to achieve organisation objectives and deliver results. In her current company, Kulicke & Soffa, Lay Perk was promoted to Corporate Assistant Treasurer in September 2016 and then in May 2018 was promoted again to Corporate Treasurer. In her current role she reports directly to the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, showing the critical importance the role embodies for the corporation.
Throughout the course of her fantastic career, Lay Perk has received many awards and accolades. Foremost amongst them are commendations from the Audit Committee Members (AC), Chief Executive Officer, and Senior Vice President and General Counsel. She is frequently praised for her ability to articulate well and to address all the queries and concerns of the AC. She has been awarded for ‘Going the Extra Mile’ by her business’ General Manager and Legal Counsel. She is also a member of the Client Advisory Board for a leading financial institution.