Olivier Crespin

Group Head Digital Bank
DBS Bank

IBF Fellow (2015)

Technology & Operations

"While building the Bank of the Future, I look forward to developing the financial services leaders of Tomorrow"


Mr Olivier Crespin was appointed the Group Head Digital Bank, DBS Bank in March 2014. Olivier joined DBS in July 2010 as Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer for DBS Private Bank. Shortly after, his responsibilities expanded to cover the wealth management and consumer banking businesses as well as chief data officer.

Prior to joining DBS, Olivier was Citibank's Global Head of operations for Private Banking. Concurrently, in his global role, he was International Head of Smith Barney's Operations.

During his 15-year tenure at Citibank, Olivier has held different business and operational positions across Europe, Latin America, Asia and North America.

Olivier's career started with BNP (Banque Nationale de Paris) Argentina where he was Director of Sovereign Debt Administration (Brady Plan).

Olivier is well versed in English, French and Spanish and has wide international exposure. His public service awards included "Singapore most supportive boss" by the Singapore Sports Council and "Singapore H.E.A.L.T.H. Leader" by the Health Promotion Board. Olivier has a "Maitrise en Droit" Master Degree in Law from the Metz University, France.

Olivier resides in Singapore with his wife and three daughters.