Ka Layar Oo has worked in Finance and Accounting for more than 10 years and is currently serving as the Senior Finance and Operation Officer at MIPS. Prior to joining the team, she served as the Senior Finance Officer for Pact Myanmar. Ka Layar Oo also worked for Myanmar Business Executives Association (MBE), a local NGO, for nearly eight years. Before that, she held a role as an accountant and auditor at a manufacturing and trading company for five years.

Ka Layar Oo graduated with a degree in Commerce in 2004, and earned a diploma in Management Accounting from Yangon Institute of Economics. She also earned a diploma in Accounting from LCCI, UK. Ka Layar holds is certified as an Accountant Technician by ACCA, UK, and is currently studying to earn her ACCA Professional Level certification.