Sarjit Singh, Executive Chairman of Ardent is the recipient of the prestigious SkillsFuture Fellowship 2019. Presented by the President of the Republic of Singapore, this award honours individuals as masters of skills and mentors of future talent. Sarjit leads the Risk Assurance practice at Ardent, a member firm of Kreston International and serves as Executive Director of In.Corp Global. Sarjit has built an extensive career in corporate governance, risk assurance, internal audit, financial due diligence, regulatory compliance and advisory, including 16 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Prior to Ardent, Sarjit was the CFO of AIA Singapore and Aviva Asia.
Sarjit was appointed by the Singapore government in 2016 to serve on the Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) – Working Group on Legal and Accounting Services. He currently holds several industry appointments, including Chairman of Singapore Accountancy Commission’s Chartered Accountancy Learning and Assessment Committee – Foundation Programme, and member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants Investigation and Disciplinary Panel. Sarjit was conferred the Public Service Star (BBM) in 2011, the Public Service Medal (PBM) in 2007, the Nanyang Alumni Achievement Award in 2012 and SG50 community accolade in 2015 in recognition of his professional achievements and contributions to the nation.