Loh Lay Bee

Head of Julius Baer Trust Company (Singapore) Limited
Julius Baer Trust Company (Singapore) Limited

IBF Fellow (2018)

Wealth Management

"Be passionate in everything that you do, and never be satisfied with mediocrity. But above all, do everything ethically and with integrity."

Biography

As Resident Manager and Managing Director Senior Advisor of Julius Baer Trust Company (Singapore) Limited (the "Company"), Lay Bee is responsible for the strategic direction for the implementation as well as enforcement of regulatory compliance in the Company. Lay Bee was tasked to start the Company in May 2011, and has since built it up with a dedicated team of professionals and a strong book of business.

Prior to joining the Company, Lay Bee was with BNP Paribas Private Bank, Singapore, and HSBC Bank, Singapore with a focus on both private and corporate trust as well as loan agency, employee trust, securitization and loan syndication. Lay Bee has more than 15 years of experience in the trust industry.

Lay Bee holds a law degree, and she is a qualified practitioner in both the UK and Singapore. She practised with the firm of Messer Donaldson and Burkinshaw for 12 years, specialising in chancery law before she entered the trust industry.

Lay Bee has been a member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) since 2008, and is a Committee Member of the Singapore Trustee Association. She chairs the Continuing Professional Development Committee, which promotes and encourages trust professionals in Singapore to continue developing themselves in order to succeed in an environment that is constantly evolving.  She also teaches on an adjunct basis with the Wealth Management Institute, Nanyang Technological University (NTU). ​