Fok Wai Kwong, Ben

Chief Executive Officer
Grandtag Financial Consultancy (Singapore) Pte Ltd

IBF Fellow (2016)

Financial Planning

"Financial planning is a passion, not an occupation."

Biography

Mr. Ben Fok is an industry veteran with nearly 30 years of experience in the financial industry. His wealth of experience leads him to write articles for financial journals, newspapers and has published three books to his name. Being a beneficiary of part-time learning from IBF with a Diploma In Investment in 1991, Mr. Fok has cultivated the passion to share his experience by taking additional responsibility as an associate lecturer with several institutions. He strongly believes in continuous learning and lecturing is one way to contribution to the growth of the financial planning industry.

He currently the Chief Executive Officer of Grandtag Financial Consultancy (Singapore) Pte Ltd, leading a team of financial planning professionals.

Ben has served as an executive committee member of the Financial Planning Association of Singapore for 3 terms before retiring in 2015. Currently, he is an executive committee member of the Association of Financial Advisers (Singapore), playing an important role in shaping the financial advisory industry.

He is a firm believer in lifelong learning, himself being a Chartered Financial Consultant, Certified Financial Planner and a full member of Society of Trust and Estate Practitioner.

​Ben 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.