Janet Young Yoke Mun

Managing Director and Head of Group Channels and Digitalisation
United Overseas Bank Limited

IBF Fellow (2018)

Digitalisation & Transformation

"We must have the passion to make a difference, the right mindset to keep learning, the perseverance to embrace change and the commitment to collaborate for the greater good."

Biography

​Ms Janet Young is the Head of Group Channels and Digitalisation at UOB and a member of the Bank's Group Management Committee. She is responsible for more than 400 branches and the self-service banking network in UOB's key markets in Southeast Asia and China, as well as the Group's websites.

She also spearheads UOB's engagement and collaboration with financial technology (FinTech) companies and FinTech ecosystems to help drive connectivity, performance and customer experience. She chairs the Bank's Innovation Workgroup that focuses on raising employees' awareness of and interest in digitalisation. In addition, she ensures that UOB branch employees are equipped with digital capabilities to be future ready.

Ms Young is a board member of the Infocomm Media Development Authority Singapore, InnoVen Capital (a venture debt joint venture between UOB and Temasek) and Accuron Technologies. She also chairs The FinLab (an innovation accelerator joint venture with SGInnovate and serves on the Future Economy Council's Modern Services Sub-committee.

She holds a Master of Business Administration from the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.​