Ong Sea Eng Terence T

Managing Director, Head, Group Global Markets & Investment Management, Member of Management Executive Committee
United Overseas Bank Limited

IBF Distinguished Fellow (2010)

Financial Markets

"The crisis has given renewed emphasis to values such as honesty, integrity and transparency. Together with passion and diligence, a banker is able to build more meaningful and trusting relationships with his clients."


Mr Terence Ong is the Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Global Markets & Investment Management (FMIM) at United Overseas Bank Limited.

Mr Ong joing the UOB Group since 1982 and throughout the 28 years with the bank, he headed the Government Securities & Bonds Department, Gold/Bullion & Futures Division and Foreign Exchange/Treasury Division. Currently as the Head of GMIM, he is responsible for the overall management, profitability and growth of the Bank's Global Treasury and Asset Management operations. He also serves as a member of several committee in UOB including Management Executive Committee, Investment Committee, Asset Liability Committee and Performance Management Committee.

Mr Ong currently sits on the boards of serval UOB subsidiaries and affiliates, including United International Securities Ltd and UOB-OSK Asset Management Sdn Bhd. He is also the Chairman & CEO of UOB Asset Management Sdn Bhd. He is also the Chairman and CEO of UOB Asset Management Ltd and Chairman of UOB Bullion & Futures Ltd.

Prior to joining UOB, Mr Ong was the Deputy General Manager of the Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore. He had served as a Deputy Chairman of the SIMEX board and Member of The Singapore Foreign Exchange Market Committee.

Mr Ong holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from the then University of Singapore.