Yee Chin Lit

Managing Director, Group Head Southeast Asia
Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.

IBF Fellow (2019)

Wealth Management

"Intense focus on building genuine relationships and adding value with uncompromising integrity, will see one excel through all the changes, and challenges of this fascinating amd exciting industry."

Biography

​Chin Lit is the Group Head of Southeast Asia, and Singapore Market Head at Bank Julius Baer & Co Ltd, leading relationship management teams and senior bankers.

A veteran in the financial industry, Chin Lit has broad experience in the financial markets for over 30 years and pioneered several Investment Advisory teams at various private banking establishments.

Always striving to re-invent himself, Chin Lit collaborates with institutions to offer clients new levels of advisory services that are both relevant and intuitive. His ability to lead, build and motivate private bankers to perform at their utmost, was a result of him being very hands-on in managing his teams and leveraging their strengths, expertise and diversity to provide best-in-class day-to-day services to clients.

Before joining Bank Julius Baer, Chin Lit was the Managing Director and Head of Indonesian Market at Coutts & Co Ltd, Singapore. Prior to that, Chin Lit held Managing Director roles at Credit Suisse AG, Clariden Leu and Deutsche Bank AG. In those roles, Chin Lit's key areas of responsibilities were building and managing teams to meet the Investment Advisory and Wealth Management needs of clients in the Singapore and Indonesian markets. He started his private banking experience in the early 1990s with stints at Swiss Bank Corporation and JP Morgan.

Chin Lit graduated with a Bachelor in Business Administration Degree from the National University of Singapore in 1988, and started his banking career with Citicorp Investment Bank.