Kenny Chow WenSheng

Compliance Associate
Standard Chartered Bank

IBF Aspire Award (2018)

"The knowledge gained from the programme strengthened my foundation and proficiency in Compliance."

Biography

​Kenny Chow is a Compliance Associate at Standard Chartered Bank.

 Over the last one and a half years, Kenny is part of the Compliance team that drives conduct and compliance initiatives for retail banking.

 Kenny joined the bank in 2016 and started out in Talent Acquisition team in Human Resources. He managed the risk and governance framework which included reviews and assessments on external service providers to ensure alignment with the bank's standards. He also helped address and mitigate operational risks arising in the team.

 Progressing his career with the bank, Kenny joined the Compliance team in 2017. To deepen his understanding of the business and strengthen his knowledge in compliance, Kenny signed up for internal and external trainings, including the course provided by International Compliance Training Academy (ICTA) on governance, risk and compliance.

 Kenny has successfully created a corporate memory that stores information on past compliance projects and initiatives which facilitates records management for the Compliance team. He is currently working on a handbook that guides the retail business on how to implement Conduct standards in their day-to-day business.

 Graduating from polytechnic himself, Kenny is an advocate of continuous learning and development. He volunteers as a regular speaker at career workshops organised by Standard Chartered Bank for polytechnic students where he shares his academic and professional journey.

 Prior to joining the bank, Kenny spent three and a half years in Nanyang Technological University where he took on various roles. He started with working in the Procurement Office, managing the Outreach Programme and concluding his stint in the Postgraduate Office. Whilst working, Kenny studied part-time and acquire his Bachelor's degree in Business Management.​