Matthias Lee

CEO, UBS Trustees (Singapore) Limited
Head, Trust Company Singapore

IBF Fellow (2016)

Wealth Management

"I believe continuing education is the key to staying at the forefront of the evolving wealth planning landscape. I am excited about contributing to the development of our next generation of trust professionals and a strong Singaporean Core within the global trust industry."


Mr Matthias Lee is the CEO of UBS Trustees (Singapore) Ltd.  He joined UBS Trustees in 2004 and was the head of trust administration and a member of the trust company’s management team. He now heads the trust company’s management team and business operations.

In recognition for his leadership and contribution to the trust industry in Singapore, he was appointed Chartered Trustee by the Singapore Trustee Association in 2015.  Matthias currently serves as an Executive Committee member of the Singapore Trustee Association. 

Matthias was conferred the IBF Fellow award in 2016 by the Institute of Banking and Finance Singapore (IBF). The IBF Fellow title recognises industry veterans who exemplify thought leadership and commitment to industry development.

Matthias holds a law degree from the National University of Singapore.  Prior to joining UBS, he had over a decade of experience as a practicing lawyer in local and international law firms, and legal counsel in a number of multi-national corporations. His areas of specialty were project and structured finance, banking, mergers & acquisitions and litigation.