The IBF Council provides guidance on the strategic direction of IBF to ensure that it remains relevant and adds value to the financial industry. It is made up of representatives from financial institutions, trade associations ​​and governmental agencies.

IBF Council

Ravi Menon
Chairman of IBF Council;
Managing Director,
Monetary Authority of Singapore

Samuel Tsien
Vice-Chairman of IBF Council;
Chairman of IBF Standards Committee;
Group Chief Executive Officer and Director,
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited    

Philip Lee
Chairman of Investment Committee   

Nicholas Hadow
Member of Investment Committee; ​
Chairman, Investment Management Association of Singapore (IMAS)

Loh Boon Chye
Member of Investment Committee;
CEO, Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX)

Guan Yeow Kwang
Chairman of Audit Committee;​
Chairman, Su​b-committee on Manpow​er Development, Singapore Foreign Exchange Market Committee (SFEMC);
Executive Officer,
Singapore Branch CEO,  Mizuho Bank Ltd

Judy Hsu
Member of Audit Committee;
CEO, Singapore & ASEAN Markets,
Standard Chartered Bank
Chong Yiun Lin

Member of Audit Committee;
Senior Deputy Director,
(Higher Education Policy
and Admin & Operations),
Ministry of Education​​​​​
Piyush Gupta
The Association
of Banks in Singapore
CEO and Director,
DBS Group


​​​​Wee Ee Ch​eong
Deputy Chairman​ &
United Overseas Bank

Amol Gupte
Head of ASEAN
Citi Country Officer,
Citibank N.A.

Tony Cripps
General Manager and CEO,
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited

John Lee
Country CEO & CEO,
Maybank Singapore

Patrick Teow
Life Insurance Association Singapore (LIA);
AIA Singapore

Karl Hamann
General Insurance Association (GIA) Singapore;
QBE Singapore

Jacqueline Loh
Deputy Managing Director,

(Monetary Policy &​
Investment/ Development & International/
FinTech & Innovation),
Monetary Authority of Singapore

Patrick Tay
Assistant Secretary-General, National Trades Union Congress (NTUC);
Co-Chairman, Financial Sector Tripartite Committee (FSTC);
Chairman, Government Parliamentary Committee for Manpower

Julia Ng
​Gr​ou​p Director,
Enterprise Development Group,
Workforce Singapore​​​​​