IBF works with senior practitioners from the financial industry to identify required core competencies and skills, and encourage the adoption of the IBF Standards as a benchmark in the training and development of finance professionals.

  • Capital Markets and Financial Markets
  • Compliance
  • Consumer Banking
  • Corporate Banking
  • Financial Planning
  • Fund Management
  • Future-Enabled Skills
  • Insurance
  • Outreach and Communications
  • Private Banking
  • Risk Management
  • Technology and Operations
Chairpersons
Chew Sutat
Singapore Exchange Limited
Eddie Tan
Citibank, N.A.
Members
Esmond Choo
UOB Kay Hian Pte Ltd
David Lynne
Deutsche Bank AG
Clifford Lee
DBS Bank Ltd
Choo Oi Yee
UBS AG
Gerald Ong
Prime Partners Corporate Finance
TK Yap
CGS-CIMB Securities (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Dennis Hong
OCBC Securities
Wee Wei Min
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Chairperson
Lam Chee Kin
DBS Bank Ltd
Members
Andrew Chow
BNP Paribas
Ang Chuan Lim
Standard Chartered Bank
Jeffrey Lee
Prudential Assurance Company Singapore
Rodney Lim
Nikko Asset Management
Victor Ngo
United Overseas Bank Limited
Diana Neo
UBS AG
David Tan
NTUC Income Insurance Co-operative Limited
Loretta Yuen
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Wee Seng Hong
Ant Financial
Chairperson
Brendan Carney
Citibank Singapore Limited
Members
Gregory Chan
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Susan Cheong
DBS Bank Ltd
Jacquelyn Tan
United Overseas Bank Limited
Anurag Mathur
HSBC Bank (Singapore) Limited
Alvin Lee
Malayan Banking Berhad
Chairperson
Linus Goh
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Members
Gary Chan
Citibank N.A., Singapore Branch
Ronny Chng
United Overseas Bank Limited
Melvyn Low
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Priscilla Soh
Standard Chartered Bank
Amos Ong
Malayan Banking Berhad
John Laurens
DBS Bank Ltd.
Yeo How Ngee
DBS Bank Ltd
Choy Mun Loong
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Chairperson
Andrew Yeo
NTUC Income
Members
Christine Cheah
Great Eastern Financial Advisers
Steven Lau
Prudential Assurance Company Singapore
Peter Tan
United Overseas Bank Limited
Roland Yeo
Insurance & Financial Practitioners Association of Singapore (IFPAS)
David Choo
Association of Financial Advisers Singapore (AFAS)
Alfred Chia
Financial Planning Association of Singapore (FPAS)
Calvin Lee
Financial Services Management Association (FSMA)
Chairperson
Susan Soh
Schroder Investment Management (Singapore) Ltd
Members
Peter Douglas
CAIA Association
Tay Kheng Guet
Aberdeen Asset Management
Jenny Sofian
Fullerton Fund Management
Carmen Wee
Investment Management Association of Singapore (IMAS)
Ooi Boon Peng
Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Limited
Kanol Pal
CFA Singapore
Gopi Mirchandani
NN Investment Partners (Singapore) Ltd
Eleanor Seet
Nikko Asset Management Asia Limited
Chong Jiun Yeh
UOB Asset Management
Eeleen Heng
BlackRock
Teo Joo Wah
Lion Global Investors Limited
Ho Han Ming
AIMA Singapore
Chairperson
Paul Cobban
DBS Bank Ltd
Members
Nauman Bashir
Standard Chartered Bank
Leo Costes
AXA Insurance Pte Ltd
Alice Fok
Citibank N.A., Singapore Branch
Jason Ho
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Daria Hwang
United Overseas Bank Limited
Lam Chee Kin
DBS Bank Ltd
Richard Lowe
United Overseas Bank Limited
David Ong
UBS AG
Pranav Seth
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Claudean Zheng
Monetary Authority of Singapore
Chairperson
Nishit Majmudar
Aviva Ltd
Members
Theresa Nai
NTUC Income Co-operative Limited
Tan Jingyi
Great Eastern Life
Magdalene Loh
Prudential Assurance Company Singapore
Ong Kian Peng
HSBC Insurance
Jeremy Lian
MSIG
Jacob Stefan Edward
Liberty Insurance
Catherine Poh
Sompo Insurance
Chairperson
Adam Abdur Rahman
Citibank Singapore & Asean
Members
Yap Aye Wee
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Badhri Iyer
Credit Suisse AG
Julie Yeo
UBS AG, Singapore Branch
Joanna Ong-Ash
AIA Singapore Private Limited
Cinderella Dermawan
United Overseas Bank
Charlotte Thng
Standard Chartered Bank
Sheela Parakkal
Prudential Assurance Company Singapore
Chairperson
Lawrence Lua
DBS Bank Ltd
Members
Chan Cher Teck
HSBC Private Bank
Magdalene Low
Bank Julius Baer (Singapore) Ltd
Robin Heng
Bank of Singapore
Andrew Ho
Standard Chartered Private Bank
Dominique Jooris
Bank Pictet & Cie (Asia) Ltd
Mabel Chua
Deutsche Bank AG
Patricia Quek
UBS AG Singapore
Young Jinyee
Credit Suisse AG
Conrad Lim
LGT Bank (Singapore) Ltd
Margie Pagdanganan
Citi Private Bank
Angela Tan Ee Li
United Overseas Bank Limited
Philipp Piaz
Association of Independent Asset Managers (Singapore)
Lucie Hulme
Association of Independent Asset Managers (Singapore)
Chairperson
Vincent Choo
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Members
Cheong Lai Fern
DBS Bank Ltd
Joydeep Lahiri
Citibank N.A
Lalit Lohia
Standard Chartered Bank Singapore Ltd
Raymond Ong
The Great Eastern Life Assurance Company Limited
Khor Un-Kiat
United Overseas Bank Limited
Ng Puay Leng
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Gopalan Vedartham
Barclays Capital
Alexandre Sallavuard
Deutsche Bank AG
Chairperson
Lawrence Goh
United Overseas Bank Limited
Technology Sub-group Lead
Simon Conner
Deutsche Bank AG

Technology Sub-group Members
Soh Siew Choo
DBS Bank Ltd
Lilian Tham
Schroder Investment Management (Singapore) Ltd
Chia Hock Lai
Singapore FinTech Association
Ho Buaey Qui
Infocomm Media Development Authority
Tay Su Hui
Monetary Authority of Singapore
Peter Shen
Singapore Exchange Limited

Operations Sub-group Lead
Ong Soon Yan
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited

Operations Sub-group Members
Carol Chan
Credit Suisse AG
Osman Ershad Faiz
Standard Chartered Bank
Lau Mui Pin
BNP Paribas Singapore Branch
Steve Pruscino
Merrill Lynch Global Services Pte Ltd
Choong-Tan Yang Ping
DBS Bank Ltd
Abhijit Kumta
Citibank N.A.
Patrick Kok
Great Eastern Life
Michael Silitonga
Credit Suisse AG