Amit Sinha

Managing Director - Global Head of Telecoms, Media & Technology
Institutional Banking Group
DBS Bank Ltd

IBF Fellow (2014)

Corporate Banking

"We can help to innovate and grow Asia's Telecoms, Media & Technology sector by bringing corporate and investment ideas to clients."

Biography

Amit is a Managing Director & Global Head of the Telecom, Media & Technology- Corporate & Investment Banking business since April 2011. Amit is also responsible for DBS Bank's offshore India business and its business in the Middle East. He has been with DBS Bank for sixteen years with thirteen years in Singapore and three years in Dubai. He is responsible for TMT client origination and execution activities across various products including structured finance, debt capital markets, equity capital markets and M &A advisory and transaction banking. Amit has led originated and execution of over US$100 billion of financing transactions across Syndicated Finance, Debt/Equity Capital Markets. He has advised regional Telecom Operator as a Buyside advisor, advised Telecom Operators / Independent Tower Operators and BPO Companies in Asia.

He was earlier GM & Senior Executive Officer of DBS Dubai for three years responsible got Corporate & Investment Banking, Private Banking, Institutional Equity sales and Global Transaction Services business across Middle East.

Amit was earlier a senior Banker in DBS Bank's regional TMT team in Singapore responsible for origination, structuring and execution of complex structured & LBO financing, strategic advisory, capital markets and derivative transactions for TMT clients in Asia.

He has previously worked for five years at Reliance Industries Limited, India in power and petrochemical division. Amit holds a Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering from Nagpur University, India and a MBA in Finance from Asian Institute of Management, Philippines.