Susan Soh

Managing Director and Country Head of Schroders Singapore
Schroder Investment Management (Singapore) Ltd

IBF Distinguished Fellow (2015)

Fund Management

"The asset management industry must thrive on dynamically developing its breadth and depth, to stay ahead of the real world challenges of tomorrow's investors."

Biography

Ms Susan Soh is the Managing Director and Country Head of Schroders Singapore. She also heads the Southeast Asian Distribution business.

Ms Soh has almost 30 years' of financial industry experience, spanning across different areas of investment banking before specialising in Fund Management. She has been instrumental in driving Schroders to successfully secure various institutional mandates in equities, fixed income and multi assets from South East Asian central banks, national pensions as well as national institutions. In the retail mutual fund distribution industry, she has led Schroders to become a dominant player in both Singapore and Malaysia.

She has also made significant contribution to the growth and development of the Singapore asset management industry. She served as a member of the IMAS Complexity Risk Framework Review Committee in 2012/2013 and currently sits on the Executive Committee of the Investment Management Association of Singapore (IMAS). She is also a long-serving member of the MAS-CAD Panel of Experts on Securities Offences.

Ms Soh has also been a passionate advocate of raising industry standards and driving professional excellence. She serves as a member of the IBF Standards Committee and chairs the IBF Fund Management Working Group. Susan is also a member of the IBF Branding and Marketing Workgroup, where she provided invaluable inputs in the development of IBF's brand positioning and offering strategic guidance on the marketing of the IBF Standards.