Tan Jeh Wuan

Managing Director & Head, Capital Markets - Singapore
DBS Bank Ltd

IBF Fellow (2019)

Capital Markets

"In today’s digital age, competition is no longer limited to banks. To stay relevant, it is critical to have a strong client relationship and the acumen to harness new opportunities."

Biography

​TAN Jeh Wuan is currently the Managing Director & Head of Capital Markets – Singapore of DBS Bank Ltd ("DBS"), responsible for equity capital markets transactions in Singapore for DBS.

He joined DBS in 1989 and has more than 30 years of corporate finance and equity capital markets experience, including a posting in Thailand from 1998 to 2000 where he set up and headed DBS' corporate finance business there.

The DBS Capital Markets team in Singapore led by Jeh Wuan is involved in most of the major equity transactions in Singapore. Some of the landmark deals done by the team included the first European REIT IPO (iREIT Global, 2014), first data centre REIT IPO (Keppel DC REIT, 2014), and the first US REIT IPO (Manulife US REIT, 2016). This track record has been well recognised by various publications, with DBS being awarded the Best Equity House in Singapore by Asiamoney for 16 consecutive years since 2002 and by Finance Asia for 15 consecutive years since 2004.

Jeh Wuan has also been active in contributing to the various financial sector workgroups and committees in Singapore. He was a member of the ABS Corporate Finance Standing Committee (as well as its predecessor Singapore Investment Banking Association Corporate Finance Committee) for several years, including serving as the Chairman from 2005 to 2007 and later again in 2012 to 2013. He also contributed as a member of two working groups of IBF, assisting in the IBF Standards Review (2015 -2016) and the Skills Framework for the Financial Services Sector (2018-2019). Jeh Wuan also served as a member of the SGX Working Committee in the review of the SGX-ST Listing Manual in 2012 to 2013 and is currently a member of the SGX Securities Advisory Committee since 2018.

Jeh Wuan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research (Honours) from the University of California, Berkeley.