Mr Abdul Hamid retired from an Audit Director’s role in the Auditor-General’s Office (AGO) Singapore in 2017 after 38 years of auditing in the public sector. His audit experiences include financial statements audit, IT audit, information security audit and operational or performance audit. Currently he is freelancing as an Executive Advisor (Risk Management, Audit and Regulatory Technology) in Straits Interactive, and a lecturer, trainer or consultant in a number of organisations specialising in topics relating to Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC).
Mr Abdul Hamid is also an active volunteer in the charity sector. He is a founding member of the Association of Muslim Professionals (AMP) (established in 1991) and has served AMP in various capacities during the last 30 years including as Chairman, Audit Committee and Chairman, Board of Directors (2016-2018) leading AMP to win the Charity Transparency Award for three consecutive years. He is also a founding member of Casa Raudha Women Home (established in 2008) and was its first Treasurer. He had also served as a volunteer leader in other charities including TAA Trust Fund and Lembaga Biasiswa Kenangan Maulud (LBKM). Currently, he is serving as Chairman, Corporate Governance Committee of AMP and Chairman, Audit Committee of MCAS (Muslim Converts Association of Singapore) and a director of Era Dance Theatre.