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

Technology Sub-group Lead
Simon Conner
Deutsche Bank AG

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

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

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